Milwaukee School of Engineering today announced that it plans to renovate the school's Roy W. Johnson Residence Hall (RWJ), 1121 N. Milwaukee St., into what it calls "a multi-purpose Living-Learning Community (LLC) with modernized, flexible living and learning spaces designed to serve the diverse needs of students and function as an extension of the classroom."
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Thanks to the largest gift from an alumnus in school history, Milwaukee School of Engineering will erect a new $34 million academic facility in the center of its campus Downtown.
Brian "Blaze" Blazel moved to Milwaukee from Eau Claire to study mechanical engineering at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, but enthusiastically changed directions when he was offered a job as a brewer at Milwaukee Brewing Co. Last summer, Central Standard Craft Distillery - a micro still and tasting room in Walker's Point - rented space in Milwaukee Brewing Co.'s building and hired Blazel as a distiller.
Eric Grethe took over Mai Thai - an Asian restaurant on Brady Street - last summer. On New Year's Eve, he and bar manager Tim Johnson introduced the new lounge which features an expanded drink menu and a free midnight Thai food buffet every Friday night.
After attending the ceremonial groundbreaking at Miller Park as a child, Tim Kaebisch used Legos to make a model of the ballpark -- complete with a working roof.
After a year of hard work, the Milwaukee School of Engineering is ready to unveil the fruit of its labor: the Grohmann Museum, a 38,000-sq. ft. art space dedicated to the world's most comprehensive collection focusing on the evolution of human work.
The Milwaukee School of Engineering became the first-ever team in the eight-year history of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association to earn a national ranking as the Raiders entered the USCHO.com poll at No. 15 this week.
In a city that's had its ups and downs up and down the radio dial, WMSE-FM, the radio station of the Milwaukee School of Engineering, has been a guiding light for music fans for years.