Marquette University mourns the death of Dr. Joan Whipp, associate professor and director of teacher education from the College of Education. Whipp died on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the age of 71. A visitation will be held Thursday, March 2, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Feerick Funeral Home, 2025 E. Capitol Dr. A […]
Archives for February 2017
The Department of Marketing and the Kellstadt Speaker Series will host Paul DePodesta, chief strategy officer for the Cleveland Browns, Thursday, March 23, at 2 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium. DePodesta has made a career of evaluating, measuring and assigning value to talent as documented in the book Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair […]
Dr. Kristina Ropella, Opus dean of Engineering, has received a pair of honors. Ropella has been awarded the 2016 Outstanding Dean Award from The Kern Family Foundation, and has been named 2016 Engineer of the Year by STEM Forward. The Foundation award was presented at the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN) National Conference in Jacksonville, […]
The Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology is offering Mindfulness for Youth and Adults, on Wednesday, March 22, from noon to 1 p.m. in AMU 227. Dr. Anna Silber, director of curriculum and research, Growing Minds, will host the event. For more information or to obtain CEU’s, contact Coreen Bukowski, CECP academic coordinator.
Registration remains open for the Faber Center’s Lenten Half-Day Ecumenical Retreat, on Friday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church of the Gesu. Register by Wednesday, March 1. More information and registration can be found online. For questions, contact the Faber Center at (414) 288-4545.
As part of Marquette’s initiative to become a Hispanic-Serving Institution and create a more welcoming campus environment for Spanish-speaking parents of prospective and current students, the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion is seeking Spanish-speaking faculty and staff in hopes of increasing the university’s capacity for Spanish-language programming. The office is currently compiling an inventory […]
The Klingler College of Arts and Sciences through its Interdisciplinary Event Fund will sponsor a second edition symposium on the Ethics of Big Data. The Center for Cyber Security Awareness and Cyber Defense and the Initiative For Collaborative Research Across Medicine and the Humanities will host the event Friday, April 28, from 8 a.m. to […]
The Counseling Center along with the Marquette Medical Clinic will host, “Adulting 101: Grocery shop and meal plan like a pro,” a free presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in AMU Ballroom C. Tatiana Castellino, registered dietitian, MS, RD, CD, will speak at the event on ways to grocery shop […]
Employee Wellness will host a forum of bladder issues, Friday, March 3, from noon to 1 p.m. in AMU 308. Colleen Wilkens, MPT, physical therapist and adjunct faculty member for the Marquette Physical Therapy Clinic, will discuss treatment options for bladder issues and ways to improve the coordination and strength of pelvic floor muscles to […]
Nominations are now being accepted for the Senior speaker at Commencement on Sunday, May 21. If you know someone who represents the Marquette mission and the Class of 2017, nominate him or her for this role. Nominated students must be graduating in May 2017. Nominations can be completed online and will be accepted until Friday, […]