Dr. Jier Huang, assistant professor of chemistry, has received a $555,636 CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation to study how to use a promising type of metal organic framework materials to work as a catalyst in solar energy conversion. The CAREER grant is the foundation’s most prestigious award in support of junior faculty. Huang’s […]
Pope Francis has appointed Milwaukee native and Marquette alumnus Father Jeffrey R. Haines, along with Burlington native Father James T. Schuerman, as auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. The appointments were announced in Rome on Wednesday, Jan. 25. Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki will ordain both priest bishops at the Cathedral of St. John […]
Marquette University was ranked 21st on SaveOnEnergy’s 2017 list of top green universities in the U.S. To learn more about Marquette University’s green efforts and sustainability, visit the Marquette sustainability webpage or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ed Block, professor emeritus of English, will deliver a reading at his book release Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Woodland Pattern Book Center. Block will read selections from his volume of poetry, Anno Domini, a collection of religious poems, as well as sign copies of his book with another local poet, Sylvia Cavanaugh. […]
Margaret Hoffmann, graduate student in Marquette University’s Helen Way Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, has been selected as a participant in the Humanities Without Walls summer fellowship program 2017. The three-week workshop, which takes place in Chicago, Illinois, includes a $5,000 stipend to cover travel expenses, meals, all incidentals, and housing. Hoffmann, along with […]
The J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication announced today that it is establishing the O’Brien Fellowship Award for Impact in Public Service Journalism – and that it would be bestowed as part of the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) annual awards contest. Inspired by the Perry and Alicia O’Brien Fellowship in Public […]
Dr. Grant J. Silva, assistant professor of philosophy, has been named a regional faculty associate of the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies. The center has maintained a long-term relationship with many of the more than 100 Latin Americanist faculty members at public and private institutions in the upper […]
C.J. Hribal, professor of English, won the Goldenberg Prize for Fiction for his story “Do I Look Sick to You? (Notes on How to Make Love to a Cancer Patient).” It was chosen by Ha Jin, contemporary Chinese-American poet and novelist, and will be published by the Bellevue Literary Review.
The book Is There Life After Football? Surviving the NFL, written by Marquette professors James Holstein and Richard Jones, along with co-author George Koonce, received the Outstanding Book Award for 2016 from the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport. Holstein and Jones, professors of Social and Cultural Sciences, wrote the book with Koonce, […]
Ed Block, emeritus professor of English, published Anno Domini, a collection of religious poems. His book is available online or from the publisher.