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Today, Malala Yousafzai won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, along with longtime activist against child labor Kailash Satyarthi.

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Over the summer on Lake Effect, Milwaukee financier and philanthropist Sheldon Lubar talked about the importance of a strong business school in the community - in this case, the one that carries his name.  

The National Tau Kappa Epsilon organization has suspended UW-Milwaukee's TKE house, after three fraternity members allegedly slipped date rape drugs into drinks served at a party last weekend.

The president of the Milwaukee chapter, Thomas Kreinbring, also was charged Friday with two felonies:  keeping a drug house and possession of marijuana with intent to deliver.

UW-Milwaukee police executed a search warrant at the house on Oakland Avenue this week, after several people attending the party reported memory lapses.

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Restoring Milwaukee's inner harbor, both environmentally and economically, is a top priority in the city's ReFreshMKE sustainability plan. A handful of people want to help jump start the project.

The university hopes its new method accommodates students who need to pass math, in order to graduate.

UWM and the Wisconsin Center District have agreed on a 10-year deal,  renaming the downtown venue and securing it for the men's basketball team.

This week, UWM is holding a sustainability symposium.

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UW-Milwaukee has a new interim chancellor. Mark Mone will take over for Chancellor Mike Lovell on May 31. Mone is a professor of management with the Lubar School of Business. For the last two years he’s served as the Chancellor’s Designee for Strategic Planning and Campus Climate. Mone says he’s ready to jump right in.

“This is no time to take our foot off the gas pedal. In fact, if we let off at all, we will fall behind. We will not be able to stay in the all competitive race that we have today on research, on our student success on a number of different fronts,” Mone says.

Brewers, Braun Return to Field for 2014 Season

Mar 31, 2014

Fans crowd into Miller Park Monday for Opening Day and the return of Ryan Braun, suspended for half of last season for using banned substances.


Outgoing Chancellor Mike Lovell has been connected to high-profile projects off campus, such as the School of Freshwater Sciences and the School of Public Health.

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Despite UWM's loss, several people say Lovell's move seems like a win for Milwaukee.


Michael Lovell, the current chancellor of UW-Milwaukee, will become the first lay leader in Marquette’s 133-year history.

UWM Basketball Win Might Mean More than a Spot in the NCAA Tournament

Mar 12, 2014

The UWM men's team defeated Wright State 69-63 Tuesday night, to advance to the NCAA tournament next week and shine a spotlight on the university.

Crews on Thursday hoist a beam atop the Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex as construction continues.


UWM instructor recalls Satya Nadella's intellect and dedication to his studies. On Tuesday, he became Microsoft's third CEO in company history.