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UWM Chancellor's Report
Airs on the first Thursday of the month from 1:30-2 p.m. and the Sunday that follows from 7:30-8 p.m.

Learn about issues in higher education and what’s happening at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Featuring UWM Chancellor Mark A. Mone.

Latest Episodes
  • WUWM's Ele Ellis and UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Mark Mone talk with University of Wisconsin System President Jay Rothman about how the institutions interact and how their strategic plans align.
  • Learn how UW-Milwaukee and Marquette University are partnering to address the vexing issue of poverty in Milwaukee.
  • Continued nursing shortages and burnout are impacting individuals and families across the region and state. UWM Chancellor Mark Mone and guest Kim Litwack, Dean of the College of Nursing, talk with Ele Ellis about UWM’s role in advancing the nursing professions and the health and well-being of those who need care.
  • From cost of college to claims that colleges politically indoctrinate their students, UWM Chancellor's Report discusses the challenges of higher education today and how attitudes and perceptions of the industry have shifted over the last few years.
  • UWM recently released the book, Telling Our Stories: A History of Diversity at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1956-2022. Co-editors Chia Vang, Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and Professor of History; and David J. Pate, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Social Work join UWM Chancellor Mark Mone and Ele Ellis for this month's Chancellor's Report show. To request a copy of the book, please send an email to:
  • This fall at UW-Milwaukee is the most normal semester students have encountered in 3 years of pandemic restrictions. UWM Chancellor Mark Mone and student guests Audrey DeGuzman and Charles Kelley talk with Ele Ellis about how they are faring in this renewed environment.
  • One of UW-Milwaukee’s strengths is its partnerships. They are multi-faceted and can focus on a number of areas, including economic development and issues of equity. Today, we will talk about the value and importance of public-partnerships with UWM Chancellor Mark Mone and guest Lafayette Crump, the City of Milwaukee’s Commissioner of City Development.
  • UW-Milwaukee is ramping up for the year ahead as many families begin pivoting from summer to back to school. But summer is anything but quiet on campus as thousands of new students and their families experience orientations, planning for fall in what will be year three of the pandemic, and advocating for support during turbulent times.
  • The world of collegiate sports has gone through some significant changes this year and UW-Milwaukee is no exception. Joining UWM General Manager John Hess and UWM Chancellor Mark Mone are guests Kyle Rechlicz, UWM’s Women’s Basketball Coach; and Bart Lundy, UW-Milwaukee’s new Men’s Basketball Coach.
  • The performing arts have a profound effect on our lives. From music, to dance, to theatre and the big screen — the performing arts transport us. A recent visit to UW-Milwaukee by alumnus and actor Willem Dafoe drove this home when he received an honorary Doctor of Arts, delivered the spring commencement address and answered questions during a remarkable "Into the Alumni Studio" event. In this special edition of the Chancellor's Report program, we share excerpts of UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Mark Mone's interview with Willem Dafoe.