August 9 – UW-Milwaukee Day

Come to the Central Park and check out what’s new at UW-Milwaukee. Kids can compete in the annual Roar Like a Panther Contest. Scrimmage with our coaches and athletes. Pal around with Pounce. Enjoy live musical performances by UWM students and alumni.

We’ll have giveaways, activities, games, science experiments, cooking demos, and photo ops throughout the day provided by the School of Continuing Education, the School of Education, the College of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Freshwater Sciences, the Graduate School, the School of Information Studies, the College of Nursing, the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Student Affairs and UWM Athletics. UW-Milwaukee: Vital to the Future.


  • 10 am – 12:30 pm The Will Pfrang Band (comprised of UWM students)
  • 12:30 – 1 pm Kids can sign up for the Roar Like a Panther Contest (the first 50 to sign up get a free T-shirt)
  • 1 pm Roar Like a Panther Contest
  • 2 – 4 pm UWM Restaurant Operations cooking demonstrations and sampling
  • 4 – 5 pm Anytime Leslies (comprised of UWM alumni and students)