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  • Welcome our New Managing Director!
    Written by Urban Ecology Center
    Monday, 01 July 2019
    Welcome our New Managing Director!

    We are excited to announce that Ed Krishok is joining our leadership team as managing director in a new limited term role, for a two-year period as the organization begins transitions related to growth plans in Milwaukee. Ed begins the managing director role on July 1. Ken Leinbach, executive director, will remain in his role and concentrate on specific activities related to the long-term growth and financial sustainability of Urban Ecology Center.

    This adjustment in leadership roles sets the stage for future growth at UEC.

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  • Creating Connections at the UEC
    Written by Jackie Gonzalez
    Wednesday, 14 August 2019
    Creating Connections at the UEC

    I started my position as a Visitor Services Specialist for the Menomonee Valley branch about four months ago. One of the best parts of my job is not only having the opportunity to use my first language, Spanish, but also to help my community connect, or in many cases reconnect, with nature and the environment. It also gave me the ability to start that re-connection that my family has with nature and with Milwaukee ecology specifically.

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  • What's Your UEC Story?
    Written by Aria Duax
    Wednesday, 31 July 2019
    What's Your UEC Story?

    You know that feeling you get when you walk into an Urban Ecology Center branch? The feeling that you are somewhere special? The first time I felt that feeling was 12 years ago when walked into the Urban Ecology Center in Washington Park. The branch had just opened, and I was there to help plan the first Winterfest.

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