News Briefs


Office of Mission and Ministry to host Mass in honor of Mother Teresa, Aug. 31

On Wednesday, Aug. 31, the Office of Mission and Ministry will host an outdoor Mass at noon to honor Mother Teresa’s upcoming Canonization into the Sainthood of the Catholic Church. The Mass will take place at the Mother Teresa statue behind the St. Joan of Arc Chapel and outside of Schroeder Complex. More than 35 years ago, Marquette honored Mother Teresa with the Père Marquette Discovery Award, the university’s highest honor. The event took place on June 13, 1981, and more than 10,000 people gathered in the (then) MECCA Arena to celebrate with her. The university is planning a series of communications next week to honor Mother Teresa’s … [Read More...]

Interfaith Healing Circle to be held Sept. 1

A message from Marquette University Student Government President Abe Ortiz: MUSG has been concerned about the recent issues that have affected our community. What occurred across Milwaukee this past weekend was distressing, and we recognize that this isn’t just the result of one perceived injustice, but is rather the culmination of events and systemic challenges that […]


University to name room in AMU after Father John Naus, S.J.

As we approach what would have been Father Naus’ 92nd birthday, room 163 in the AMU will officially be dedicated “The Father John Naus, S.J., Room” at a reception on Monday, Aug. 29, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. There will be a brief program at 4:15 p.m. Father Naus, who died in September of […]


Register for Center for Teaching and Learning workshops

The Center for Teaching and Learning will offer a variety of workshops this fall. Online registration is now available. CTL workshops focus on specific tools, along with best practices for implementation in your courses. For dates and workshop descriptions, visit the CTL events calendar.


Marquette Libraries join the Digital Public Library of America

Raynor Memorial Libraries has joined with archives, museums and libraries across Wisconsin to provide free online access to their digital collections through the Digital Public Library of America. DPLA brings together the riches of America’s libraries and cultural heritage institutions and makes them freely available to the world. More than 13 million digital resources from […]