University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee receives 2 highly competitive federal grants in international education

Newswise — MILWAUKEE _ Two separate centers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have received highly competitive grants from the U.S. Department of Education, recognizing them as national leaders in international and area studies.

UWM is among 55 institutions nationwide to receive four-year Title VI National Resource Center and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship funding. Other universities that received grants include Stanford University, Columbia University, UC-Berkeley, The Ohio State University, and the University of Michigan.

At UWM, grants went to the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and the Center for International Education. It is the first time two units at UWM have received this funding...   ...more

Ken Notes: I am almost afraid to run these stories because I believe our legislators see them as am opportunity to cut funding to the UW system. Anyway, congrats to UW Milwaukee for the recognition you bring to the state!

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