• Throwback Thursday- Florence Nightingale Lamp

    Monday May 12th was Florence Nightingale's birthday.  In honor of the founder of modern nursing, we are featuring a replica lamp and pamphlet explaining the significance of the Florence Nightingale Lamp.  Th...
    Denise Gergetz
    created by Denise Gergetz
  • St. Patrick's Week History

    Happy St. Patrick's Week MSOE!   To celebrate this tradition we have posted a few items from the St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Collection (MSOE AC9) to share some of the week's history.   St. Patrick's We...
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  • Future Changes to the Library Website

    Soon the library's web presence will have a whole new look and a new design tailored to help you meet your information needs. The library's new page will feature the following: A Library Research Center- specificall...
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  • Library to Host the EECS Senior Design Show

    On Friday, May 22, 2015,  the Walter Schroeder Library will be hosting the EECS Senior Design Show.   The show will be held from 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. and setup will begin earlier that morning.   Whi...
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  • Football at MSOE

    We often get asked about past athletics at MSOE, so I thought I'd share some football history- just in time for Thanksgiving Football. The School of Engineering of Milwaukee had a football team, known as the Engin...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Slide Rule

    Our archives includes equipment and apparatuses that have been used in courses to help students learn.  One of our favorite items is a giant slide rule.  Slide rules were frequently used for science and engi...
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    created by Denise Gergetz
  • Throwback Thursday- Math

    This Throwback Thursday we thought we'd give you a fun math problem -just in case you miss math during the short break.  This exercise is from a 2005 MSOE publication called Brain Waves, a collection of Mathemati...
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    created by Denise Gergetz
  • Throwback Thursday- MSOE Athletics

    Our post for this week is on athletics.  Athletics have long had a place at MSOE.  Here are a few pages from Rise to Success through Electricity: A Photo Story of the Milwaukee School of Engineering that hig...
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    created by Denise Gergetz
  • St. Pat's Dinner/Dance History

    Our final St. Pat's post is on the dinner/dance tradition.  Here are a few photographs from the dinners and dance events in 1949 and 1950.      1949 St. Patrick's Day Dinner   St. ...
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    created by Denise Gergetz
  • St. Pat's Proclamation Signing History

    One of the longest running events that takes place during St. Pat's Week is the Proclamation Signing.  Each year MSOE's President signs control of the School to the year's chosen St. Patrick (or King Patrick in s...
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  • History of St. Pat's Events

    Happy St. Patrick's Day!   All this week we will be sharing items from the St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Collection (MSOE AC9). Today we are sharing some flyers, pamphlets and correspondence notes on the events...
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    created by Denise Gergetz
  • Throwback Thursday- National Engineers Week

    In honor of National Engineers Week, this week's post is a flyer from Career Demonstration Day 1958.  This was MSOE's second annual Career Demonstration held in observance of National Engineers Week.  This f...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Campus Center

    Did you know that the Campus Center has been standing since the 1940s?  The building was originally home to the Blatz Brewery's offices and bottling operation and was later the headquarters for Pabst.  MSOE ...
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  • Throwback Thursday- Library C Building

    Before the Walter Schroeder Library was built our books and resources called a space in the C Building home.  Here are a few photographs from the previous space.  Dated 1977. 
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