Lee Blessing’s play Two Rooms will be presented by Marquette Theatre at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre Nov. 10-20. Two Rooms connects love to politics and the challenges of war. A civilian journalist is held hostage in a windowless cubicle in Beirut, while—overseas in America—his wife holds vigil for his return. Blessing’s play […]
Archives for October 2016
The preproposal form is now available for those wishing to apply for the Strategic Innovation Fund. The deadline to apply is Monday, Nov. 21. For more information, contact the Office of Research and Innovation.
The Ott Memorial Writing Center will host writing retreats on the first Saturday of every month for individuals who need to block off time in their schedule for writing. The writing retreats are four hours long and begin with a goal-setting activity. The remainder of the time is devoted to writing in various areas throughout Raynor Memorial […]
As a part of the ongoing core revision process, the core revision task forces will host listening sessions for faculty and staff. There will be one listening session for each task force. Task force members will share information about working ideas, and faculty will be able to provide suggestions for refining and clarifying these plans. […]
The Ott Memorial Writing Center will host a workshop to provide writers with an introduction to the genre of teaching portfolios, Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in AMU 254. Participants will see examples of actual portfolios and discuss strategies for developing and assembling an array of materials. Whether you don’t know what a […]
The Center for Gender and Sexualities Studies, the McGee Lecture Series, and the Social and Cultural Sciences Department will host Dr. Michael Kimmel, distinguished professor of sociology and gender studies at Stony Brook University, on Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. Kimmel’s lecture will discuss the social conditions that produce […]
Marquette’s open enrollment period will run through midnight on Friday, Nov. 11. All employees should have received a benefits enrollment packet at their home address listed in MyJob. If you did not receive a mailing, a copy of the packet is available online. Key steps for benefits open enrollment for the 2017 calendar year, with changes […]
The Departments of Political Science, Communication and Economics will be holding an election day event and viewing party on Tuesday, Nov. 8, from 5 to 10 p.m. in the jPad (Johnston Hall 104). Food and beverages will be provided. For more information contact Paul Nolette, assistant professor of political science, at (414) 288-5821.
The Employee Wellness program offers a variety of monthly wellness courses for faculty and staff. Events for November include: Gratitude Campaign – Campus-wide Gratitude Campaign will take place during the month of November. A Forum with Athlete Matt Hanson – Jenn Finn, assistant professor of history, the University Honors Program, Club Sports and the Athletic Department will host […]
In this episode of “Illuminating Intellect,” Marquette University Professor and John P. Raynor, S.J., Distinguished Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering Dr. Andrew Williams talks with the provost about the intersection of faith and science, the ethics of robotics and how his upbringing led him to his career.