The Princeton Review has named Marquette one of its “Best 379 Colleges” in its 2015 annual guidebook, based on institutional data and student surveys. The ranking places Marquette among the top 15 percent of the nation’s 2,500 four-year colleges. Marquette was also one of 20 schools included on the “most religious students” list, coming in at […]
President Michael R. Lovell has appointed a search committee to recruit a new provost for the university, resuming a search that began in 2013 but was postponed until a permanent president was hired. The committee will be chaired by Dr. John Su, professor of English and director of the University Core of Common Studies. Su is […]
The William and Evelyn Krueger Child Care Center will celebrate its 25th anniversary with an event Saturday, Aug. 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Krueger Child Care Center. Complimentary food and beverages will be available. Those interested in attending should contact University Special Events at (414) 288-7431 by Friday, Aug. 1.
Faculty who plan to integrate service learning into their courses for the fall 2014 semester are asked to register with the Center for Teaching and Learning Service Learning Program by completing a short survey. Additionally, the Center for Teaching and Learning Service Learning Program offers Problem Solver Seed Grants for faculty and community partner teams interested in creating […]
University Advancement exceeded its $50.4 million fundraising goal for fiscal year 2014 by nearly $10 million, raising a total of $60.7 million.
Dr. Marilyn Frenn, professor of nursing, was recently named to the American Academy of Nursing Fellows. Frenn is one of 168 nurse leaders selected to join the Academy’s Class of 2014 based on their leadership in education, management, policy and work toward improving the health of the nation. Fellowship in the American Academy of Nursing is […]
All students are now able to purchase fall semester and fall/spring semester parking permits online. Available lots, structures and pricing can be found on the Parking Services website. Permits purchased online will be available for pick up from the parking office beginning on Monday, August 11. No permits will be sold out of the parking office […]
The Office of Residence Life is looking for volunteers to help welcome freshmen students to campus on Wednesday, Aug. 20, and sophomores on Saturday, Aug. 23. Volunteers can work as greeters, assist with administrative tasks or volunteer to help students move into their rooms. There is no minimum or maximum time commitment. For more information or to […]
The Offices of Mission and Ministry and the Provost will sponsor New Colleagues’ Convocation, the annual, university-wide orientation for all new employees on Monday, Aug. 18. All full-time university faculty members and staff who have been hired since Aug. 19, 2013 are invited and encouraged to participate. New Colleagues’ Convocation is designed to offer new […]
Civil rights leader and Georgia Congressman John Lewis will help welcome the Marquette University class of 2018 at New Student Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 20. Before providing the keynote address at the event, Rep. Lewis will receive an honorary Doctor of Letters degree, in recognition of his courageous leadership for civil rights and years of public service. The […]