Employee Wellness has many opportunities for faculty and staff to take advantage of: Fall group fitness class registrations are open. Classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 2. To see a schedule of classes and to register, check the group fitness calendar that’s located on the Employee Wellness website. Guided meditation classes are back. Employee Wellness will be offering one, four-week beginner […]
The News Briefs e-newsletter will resume its twice-weekly publication schedule beginning next week. Thursday, Aug. 21, will be the first Thursday edition of the fall semester. The submission deadlines are noon Friday for Monday editions and noon Wednesday for Thursday editions.
Desire2Learn Introductory Instructor Training will be offered through the Center for Teaching and Learning on multiple dates in August. Sessions will be held in Raynor Memorial Libraries 330B on the following days: Tuesday, Aug. 19, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Aug. 20, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The […]
Access CheckMarq to find the most up-to-date fall 2014 course classroom assignments. Faculty members should email Alexander Frain or Gregory Deuchars, Office of the Registrar, if they are unable to locate where a course is meeting. Once assigned, courses may only be moved for ADA instructor/student issues or if enrollment exceeds assigned room capacity. Complete the Schedule of Classes Change Request […]
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 […]
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 […]