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By Kathy Quirk
Visiting professors are common at universities, but the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee has six visiting “professors-to-be” on campus this summer.
UWM’s Diversity Scholars Program, as the name implies, is designed to diversify summer faculty and course offerings by giving graduate students from underrepresented backgrounds a chance to teach and conduct research. And, adds Johannes Britz, interim provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, the university also hopes to eventually recruit some of the scholars from the summer program to the UWM faculty.
The six current Diversity Scholars were selected from more …