Entries by Eric Murtaugh

MWSoM alumnus named seventh chancellor of UW-Green Bay

Dr. Michael Alexander, provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, has been named the University’s seventh chancellor. Alexander began his new role May 1, 2020. Michael Alexander named UW-Green Bay Chancellor “I am honored and humbled to work for the dedicated and talented students, faculty and staff at the […]

Chancellor: UW plans for a safe return this fall

UW is carefully planning for a return to campus, writes Chancellor Blank.  The next academic year is likely to have elements of virtual delivery of instruction, coupled with other changes to promote community health and safety. Details: https://chancellor.wisc.edu/blog/blanks-slate-planning-for-a-safe-return-to-campus/

Celebrating MWSoM graduates: Cole Nasman

What are your plans after graduation? Next fall I will be heading to the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music to begin pursuing a master’s degree in percussion performance. What will you miss most about the School of Music? I will definitely miss the people from the School of Music the most. I have made […]

Celebrating MWSoM graduates: Michnari Robinson

What are your plans after graduation? I am going to be teaching in Philadelphia for the next school year, as part of the ArtistYear Americorps program. What will you miss most about the School of Music? I’m going to miss the people I got to share music with. There was so much compelling music being […]

Celebrating MWSoM graduates: Lana Hantzsch

What are your plans after graduation? During my time at UW, I majored in Music Performance (Percussion), Neurobiology, and Psychology. After graduating in May, I will continue to pursue a career in neuroscience. I have accepted a position as the Lab Manager for a research group at the UW-Madison Waisman Center that studies the neurological […]

Finding the silver lining: MWSoM faculty adjust to pandemic realities

Like the rest of the world, faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Mead Witter School of Music are adjusting to new routines during the COVID-19 pandemic. Associate Professor of Horn Daniel Grabois talks about a few of the techniques he’s using to stay connected with students during this challenging time.       Tell us […]