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14 Articles in "UW Institution Work" and "UW-Parkside"

Oct 13, 2017

Restructuring of UW campuses bolsters education opportunities

UW System President Ray Cross stated that he will propose a UW College-UW four year institutions merge before the Board of Regents in November; Cross is introducing this proposal in hopes of expanding education opportunities in a time where there are dramatic declines in demographics at UW schools. In integrating the various 13 two-year institutions into the four-year institutions state wide, Cross's goal is to amplify access and fortify educational opportunities across the state. 

Read more about the proposal here

Aug 22, 2017

SC Johnson donates $500,000 in support of science education at UW-Parkside

The College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside received the largest single donation in its history this week.

Jun 20, 2017

SBA Small Business Innovation National Road Tour coming to Wisconsin

The SBIR Road Tour will give small businesses in Wisconsin the coveted opportunity to learn more about America's largest seed fund for research and development when it makes a stop in the state on July 18.

Jun 12, 2017

UW System alumnus founds startup to produce life-saving devices for firefighters

The startup of UW System alumnus, Captain Jeff Dykes, aims to make fighting fires safer.

May 1, 2017

UW-Parkside assistant professor: 'this unique impact of climate change could have broad consequences'

The effects of climate change are being painfully felt in parts of Canada.

Aug 1, 2016

UW-Parkside App Factory honored in national business magazine

The WiSys-partnered App Factory at UW-Parkside is one of nine nationwide colleges and universities being honored by University Business Magazine as part of its Summer 2016 Models of Excellence recognition program.

Jul 12, 2016

UW-Parkside professor leads summer fossil dig in Texas

UW-Parkside biological sciences professor Chris Noto, who will start his sixth year at the university this fall, spends his summers leading a prehistoric excavation in Dallas, Texas.

Jun 13, 2016

UW-Parkside innovator earns federal research grant

UW-Parkside assistant professor Greg Richards has received a federal grant to study how bacteria reacts to stress.