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Wisconsin police brace for new probe protocols
A bill that would put outside agencies in charge of investigating officer-involved deaths could create conflict and confusion for Wisconsin agencies that have traditionally done it themselves, police observers say.
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Green Bay Press-Gazette
Mishicot News: Mishicot's Eis makes music a life's work
The Mishicot Music Department brings music to our area with a variety of concerts.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
'Quiet the doubt': YP Week panel on women's leadership encourages next generation
Tracy Johnson, left, of Tempo Milwaukee moderated the panel that included Beth Weirick of Milwaukee Downtown and Wendy Baumann of Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp. Attendees at a breakfast on developing the next generation of women leaders Friday got insight from four successful Milwaukee professionals, but one woman stole the show.
George Hinton: A People on the Move Spotlight
This week we take a look at the appointment of George Hinton to chief executive officer of the Social Development Commission, Milwaukee.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Popular Milwaukee bus routes to get express service thanks to grants
Milwaukee County's transit system has received $22.6 million in state grants to buy 16 clean diesel buses and establish three express routes to serve major destinations, including the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus.
Like A Rock: New Concrete Could Last A Lifetime
On the surface, concrete seems like one of the world's most durable substances. After all, 2000-year-old Roman buildings made of the material are still standing.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
New Milwaukee SDC panel tackles youth, poverty issues
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Fish exposed to antidepressants exhibit altered behavioral changes
Fish exposed to the antidepressant Fluoxetine, an active ingredient in prescription drugs such as Prozac, exhibited a range of altered mating behaviours, repetitive behaviour and aggression towards female fish, according to new research published on in the latest special issue of Aquatic Toxicology : Antidepressants in the Aquatic Environment.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
PRLog US Entertainment
Bel Canto Chorus and Boy Choirs Present Carmina Burana
Apr. 15, 2014 - MILWAUKEE -- Bel Canto Chorus, Richard Hynson, Music Director, and Bel Canto Boy Choirs, present Carl Orff's Carmina Burana on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 7:00 pm in the Milwaukee Theatre Grand Rotunda.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Two-year tuition freeze for UW System will be popular, but is it wise?
Extending a tuition freeze on the University of Wisconsin System no doubt will be popular with students and their families, and making a college education more affordable is certainly a policy goal that should be pursued by state legislators and university officials alike.
Don't further separate MU from neighborhood
I would never suggest that those in charge of Marquette University mean to do harm.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Dancers Travel To NYC To Participate In The Sharing The Legacy Conference
The UWM Peck School of the Arts Dance Department sent 12 students, including Muskego native Steven Zarzecki, and two faculty to Hunter College for the Sharing the Legacy conference, April 13-16, 2011.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Walker proposes another two-year UW System tuition freeze
Gov. Scott Walker is proposing freezing the University of Wisconsin-System tuition for another two years, after a similar freeze was enacted last year, in light of a $1 billion surplus on the campuses.
Conflict led to architect's departure from Milwaukee Art Museum project
When he was asked to design a new building for the Milwaukee Art Museum, Jim Shields talked about steering clear of the "pitched battle" between the architectural heavyweights on the lakefront - the expressive vocabulary of Santiago Calatrava and the sober design of Eero Saarinen.
Smart Concrete' May Outlive Us All
If Scott Muzenski has his way, his great-great-great grandchildren will be doing the very first repairs on the driveway he just patched.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Students mill about SDSU's Hepner Hall.
San Diego State University has hired a veteran professor and dean from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to be its next provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs, replacing Nancy Marlin, who is stepping down from the role after 15 years.
UW-Madison expanding online course offerings for summer term
The University of Wisconsin-Madison announced this week it has expanded summer online course offerings so students who return to their hometowns for jobs or who have internships elsewhere can stay on track to complete a degree without disrupting other summer activities.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
KDLT-TV Sioux Falls
Williamson Named Head USD Volleyball Coach
South Dakota named Leanne Williamson the head coach for the Coyote volleyball program on Wednesday, removing the interim tag from the interim head coach title she has held since March 13. "I am extremely excited for the opportunity to continue to work with Coyote volleyball and I want to thank David Herbster and Jamie Oyen for having the confidence ... (more)
Sendik's taps UWM students to provide nutritional information
Sendik's Food Markets shoppers will know more about the products they're buying and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students will put science into practice under a new partnership.
At Long Last: A Concrete That's Nearly Maintenance-Free
To Scott Muzenski, the large crack that weather and wear had caused in the driveway of a parking structure at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee presented an opportunity to test his research.