October 12, 2015
Milwaukee Business Journal
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee athletic teams have been known for 50 years as the Panthers and now the east side campus boasts a 6-foot-tall, 12-foot-long icon of the school mascot.
The 1,200-pound bronze statue of a panther was unveiled Saturday following the annual Panther Prowl race during homecoming weekend. The statue, intended to “create a new point of convergence and pride on UWM’s campus,” stands in front of Enderis Hall on East Hartford Avenue across the street from the Golda Meir Library and on the same block as the UWM athletic offices and facilities at the Klotsche Center and Pavilion.
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