Car repairs, hospital trips, rent... for broke students,those expenses can be a real issue, potentially forcing them to drop out ofcollege. To help those students who are struggling financially, the Universityof Wisconsin-Milwaukee is of.. more

Aug 29, 2017 9:30 PM Around MKE

This Thursday will mark the sixth annual Milwaukee Day. Theholiday was born in 2010, stemming from a text message Brent Gohde got on April14 (or 4/14) from a friend saying that the day should be “Milwaukee Day.” Alogo and website led .. more

Apr 11, 2016 3:22 PM What Made Milwaukee Famous

As awful as things can seem at times, it’s occasionally refreshing to see how far we’ve come as a society. When it was originally presented in the late 19th century, Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts was scandalous. The story concerns a woman who buil.. more

Sep 19, 2015 11:00 PM Theater

There will come a day when Milwaukeeans forget what it was like before the ubiquity of Bublr's big bubbly blue bikes. Bublr Bikes plans on expanding its service to a myriad of new locations throughout the Milwaukee area in the not-to-distant futur.. more

Sep 14, 2015 5:58 PM Around MKE

It's time for the yearly blow to U.S. economic productivity known as the NCAA basketball tournament, with the entire nation fixated on filling out more

Mar 19, 2014 5:33 PM More Sports

There are more than 80 acts performing at Saturday's Eastside Music Tour, and yet somehow for its segment previewing the event TMJ4 ended up with Juiceboxxx, arguably the one least suited for live television. The enthusiastic Milwaukee rapper grac.. more

Feb 28, 2014 6:00 PM On Music

Every year, I am part of a panel of “sexperts” at a national college peer education conference. Our goal: to answer as many anonymous sex questions as possible in 60 minutes. We always receive a fair number of questions on the more

Nov 8, 2012 3:36 PM Sexpress

Men are in deep trouble, and it would seem it’s their own damn fault. In The End of Men and the Rise of Women (Riverhead), Hanna Rosin lays out an impressive array of studies, statistics, stories and anecdotes... more

Sep 28, 2012 1:35 PM Books

On this week\'s episode of The Disclaimer, WMSE\'s weekly crosstalk between station promotions director Ryan Schleicher, A.V. Club Milwaukee editor Matt Wild and I, Matt marks the new school year by pondering why college students aren\'t more enga.. more

Sep 6, 2012 2:30 PM On Music

Call it the Final Five: the hours it took for Wisconsin's agonizing one-point loss to Syracuse, followed by Marquette's cold-shooting exit against Florida. A sudden ending just two steps short of the Final Four always stirs the... more

Mar 29, 2012 12:00 AM More Sports

Almost every year, I take part in a Q&A session at a national conference for college students during which students can anonymously ask any questions they want about sex—kind of like a live version of this column. So last weekend... more

Nov 10, 2011 12:00 AM Sexpress 414-297-6282 Milwaukee, Wis., with campuses in Mequon, Oak Creek and West Allis Institution Type: technical college, two-year associate degrees, te,None more

Oct 12, 2011 12:00 AM Around MKE

With the nation's bloody history of student, teacher and administrator shootings at schools from elementary... more

Sep 7, 2011 12:00 AM Taking Liberties 10 Comments

Artie: Hey, did you see the new athletic director at UW-Milwaukee mentioned the possibility of bringing football back to the school? Frank: Yeah, the Panthers haven't been gridders since 1974, but the AD, Rick Costello, told Michael Hunt o... more

Jun 9, 2011 12:00 AM More Sports

The Milwaukee Admirals take on the Peoria Rivermen tonight at a 7 p.m. home game. more

Feb 9, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Oh so high, oh so low. That was the weekend for the state's football fans. Saturday night the Wisconsin Badgers fulfilled their potential with a 31-18 smashdown of top-ranked Ohio State in Madison. About 18 hours later the injury-riddled Pa... more

Oct 21, 2010 12:00 AM More Sports

It's a time for athletic dreams in Wisconsin. Fans expect big things from the Packers, and this weekend the Wisconsin Badgers open their football season amid lots of buzz from national media. Meanwhile at Miller Park, a new statue honors Bu... more

Aug 31, 2010 12:00 AM More Sports

Especially for younger listeners who weren’t around to hear “School’s Out” upon its original release, it’s difficult to think of Alice Cooper without remembering his cameo appearance as the benevolent American history teacher more

Aug 31, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Selecting a college has always been one of the most important decisions a person will make, but with today’s one-two punch of rising tuition costs and spiking unemployment, the stakes have rarely seemed higher. For most of the population, a... more

Mar 3, 2010 12:00 AM Around MKE

Instead, the band recorded the new musicat the Woodstock, N.Y., barn owned by Levon Helm Before the Frost… ,Music Feature more

Nov 4, 2009 12:00 AM Music Feature