Dr. John Whitmire will give a lecture, “Hoping Against Hope: Kierkegaard, Derrida and Paul in The Lord of the Rings,” on Tuesday, April 17, at 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Raynor Memorial Library Beaumier Suites. Dr. Whitmire is an associate professor of philosophy and religion at Western Carolina University. His lecture will look at J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord of the […]
The Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology will host a colloquium on Wednesday, April 18, from noon to 1 p.m. in AMU 227. John Schmid from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will present “The Impact of Trauma in Milwaukee.” The colloquium is part of a year-long Marquette series of events focusing on health and equity.
The Office of Intercultural Engagement, LGBTQ+ Resource Center and the Office of Community engagement will host “LGBTQ+ Health Across Difference Discussion,” on Tuesday, April 17, at 4 p.m. in Emory Clark Hall 111. A panel of experts will address health disparities within the Milwaukee LGBTQ+ community with a focus on examining differences across race, sexuality, class and ethnicity.
Filmmaker Lizzie Finnegan will give a talk called “Thinking Inside the Box: Infernal Machines, Cyborg Bodies and the Pain of Others in Flannery O’Connor’s ‘The Violent Bear it Away’ and ‘The Lame Shall Enter First,’” on Friday, April 13, at 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in AMU 305. Following her talk, Finnegan will host a screening and Q+A based […]
The Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 11, at noon in Engineering Hall 236. The seminar will include a presentation by Cheryl Nenn, Riverkeeper for Milwaukee Riverkeeper. Nenn will give a brief overview of the water quality of Milwaukee, Menomonee, and Kinnickinnic River using information from the 2016 Annual River Report Card. She will […]
Ulrich Leher, professor of theology, is a finalist for the Assocation of Catholic Publishers (ACP) Excellence in Publishing Awards in the category “theology” for his work “God is not Nice.” The goal of these awards is to recognize the best in Catholic publishing. The “theology” category includes books on the topic of Catholic theology, whether scholarly monographs or more popular […]
The Graduate Students in the Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology will host the 18th Annual Diversity Gala on Saturday, May 5, at 7 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. The Graduate Student Organization in the Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology hosts an annual Diversity Gala to raise funds for a Diversity […]
Marquette Sexual Violence Prevention and Education will host “Locker Room Talk or Toxic Masculinity” with Byron Hurt on Thursday, April 5, at 7 p.m. in the Varsity Theatre. Byron Hurt is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, and anti-sexist activist. Hurt is also the former host of the Emmy-nominated series, “REEL WORKS with BYRON HURT.” His […]
Camp Kesem Marquette will host a bingo night fundraiser on Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Annex. The event will help raise money for Camp Kesem, an organization that provides free summer camps for children in the Milwaukee area though and beyond a parent’s battle with cancer. Admission is $5 and includes one […]
The Humanities Research Colloquium will host its next speaker of the semester on Thursday, March 22, from 5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. in Marquette Hall 105. Michael Cover, assistant professor of theology, will present a paper entitled “The Divine Comedy at Corinth: Paul, Meander, and the Rhetoric of Resurrection.” Refreshments will be provided. All are […]