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PantheraPanthera is the Graduate School’s online application system for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This system will collect information about your educational background, transcripts, personal statement, letters of recommendation, writing samples, and application fees, for the purposes of applying to graduate school. This system features an application to become a teaching assistant as well.

Panthera does not use ePanther ids to log in.  Users will need to create their own login credentials for their appropriate role.  Roles include applicant, faculty, staff, and reviewer.  The Grad school will be able to reset passwords only for applicants, not for other internal roles (i.e. faculty, staff and reviewer roles).

pantherFILE
On January 6, 2017, UWM’s pantherFILE file storage and 
personal/professional website hosting service was retired. As of March 
6, 2017 pantherFILE servers have been decommissioned and turned off.

pantherLIST
pantherLIST (www.pantherlist.uwm.edu) is a UWM service for creating and managing email lists and discussions.

pantherPRINT

pantherPRINT is the UWM pay to print service located at printing kiosks around campus. On July 26, 2017, pantherPrint printers will be retired and Wepa Print Away will take it's place.


pantherPRINTpantherPRINT is the retired UWM pay to print service located at printing kiosks around campus. On July 26, 2017, pantherPrint printers were replaced with WEPA Print Away kiosks.

PAWS

(Panther Access to Web Services) - Online student services used by University students, instructors, and advisors.
Student Features:
  • Class registration
  • Reviewing of grades
  • Online statement access
  • Check for "holds" or "to-do" items on an account
  • Change contact information, address, phone#'s, etc.
  • Check financial aid status

Instructor/Advisor Features:

  • View and/or print class rosters
  • View advisee lists
  • Enter grades and/or import grades from D2L

Phishing Email
An email that looks official but is in reality an attempt to gain access to a user's credentials, sometimes by having the user click on a link in the email and typing in their username and password.  UWM will never ask a user to provide their credentials or other confidential information over email.

PSOA
An abbreviation for the Peck School of the Arts

Publisher

Microsoft Publisher is different from Microsoft Word in that it focuses on page layout and design rather than text composition. Publisher is used for a variety of projects such as: brochures, pamphlets, calendars, etc.

NOTE: https://products.office.com/en-us/publisher

One may notice that Publisher looks very similar to Word. Publisher functions very similar to Word, but as mentioned above, it focuses much more on the design side of a document. Many templates for potential projects are available on the home screen.