News Briefs

Second round of funding for Enterprise Seed Fund now open; application deadline is June 24

The Office of Research and Innovation is now accepting second-round applications for the Marquette Enterprise Seed Fund, a program funded by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation that launched last year. The Enterprise Seed Fund aims to help fund student and faculty led entrepreneurial efforts in order to support and increase the number of businesses emerging from Marquette’s educational and research programs. The application form is available online and must be submitted by Friday, June 24. The Enterprise Seed Fund is open to current Marquette University students, faculty and staff who have established a legal business entity … [Read More...]

$1 million gift from Rexnord will help launch ‘Bridge to Business’ program

Marquette’s Opus College of Engineering and College of Business Administration have joined Milwaukee-based manufacturer Rexnord to develop an immersive, four-week experience to give early career engineers business fundamentals. The new program, Bridge to Business for Engineers, is being launched through a $1 million gift from Rexnord. “Rexnord is making an excellent investment in our region’s […]

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University Faculty for Life conference will take place June 10-11

Faculty, staff and students are invited to attend the 26th annual University Faculty For Life “Life and Learning” conference hosted by Marquette University and Cardinal Stritch College, Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11, at Marquette.   This year’s conference will explore end-of-life issues including physician-assisted suicide, permanent vegetative states, a two-part panel discussion on […]

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Law School Office of Admissions to host information session

The Law School Office of Admissions will host an information session for prospective students Friday, May 20, at 11:45 a.m. in Eckstein Hall. This small group session will provide information about the Law School, admissions, financial aid, and enrollment policies and procedures, curriculum, intellectual and student life, and more. A tour of the Law School […]

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Diversity advocate training to be held May 19-20

The next Diversity Advocate training will take place Thursday, May 19, and Friday, May 20, from 8:15 a.m. to noon in the Raynor Memorial Libraries’ Beaumier Suites BC. Diversity advocate training is an interactive workshop designed to develop awareness, knowledge and skills around various diversity and social justice topics. Those interested in participating, RSVP to […]