Danielle Stobb and Maggie Polsean are students at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. They came up with the idea of 2 Broke Interns as a way to share Milwaukee from a student's perspective. Follow the blog each week for stories, recommendations and advice for successfully exploring Milwaukee on a budget.
Last spring, Martin Kaszubowski and Scott Cary graduated from UW-Milwaukee's highly regarded film program with a load of ambition. They've made the leap that most students don't dare to take immediately following college: co-writing, directing and producing a feature-length film with little to no money to back them up. Recently, they launched a Kickstarter campaign for the film, titled "Christopher Darling."
On Tuesday, July 1, Michael R. Lovell took office as Marquette University's 24th president. He succeeds interim President Robert A. Wild, S.J., to become the first lay president in university history. And while Lovell's inauguration won't be held until Sept. 19, in the run-up to his first day as president, Lovell took the opportunity to talk to OnMilwaukee.com about his UWM days, plans for Marquette, Milwaukee and more.
"The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" shows on ABC can attribute their success to what is said around the water cooler the next morning. And this season, the show deserves extra time and extra talk because of a pair of local connections.
Training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is just one of the many hobbies for up-and-coming grappler Chris Senner. Still only 22-years-old, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee student recently took home top honors at King Grappler, released his first album alongside his Before The War bandmates, and is prep...