Marquette will be the official sponsor of the inaugural PNC Milwaukee Running Festival 5K. The race will be held on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 7:15 a.m. at the Summerfest grounds. The festival includes a one-mile race, a half marathon and a marathon Registration is open and available online.
The Law School Office of Admissions is offering an information session Friday, June 12, at 11:45 a.m. in Eckstein Hall. This small group session provides information regarding admissions, financial aid, enrollment policies and procedures, curriculum, and more. A student panel is featured and tours of the Law School are also offered. Registration is available online. […]
The university on Friday, June 12, will begin demolition work on three buildings and a parking structure on the campus’ west edge. Buildings that formerly housed the Academic Support Center and Child Care Center, as well as the Helfaer Building, Boiler Plant and the parking structure adjacent to Humphrey Hall, will be razed over the […]
A book by Dr. Robert Masson, chair and associate professor of Marquette’s Department of Theology, was awarded Best Book of 2014 by the College Theology Society. Without Metaphor, No Saving God: Theology After Cognitive Linguistics, won the award at the group’s annual convention in Portland, Oregon, in late May. The CTS said Masson’s book won […]
At the May Staff Assembly meeting, the name of the committee was formally changed from Staff Assembly to University Staff Senate. The new name reflects the committee’s developing role with shared governance. Through shared governance all staff, along with faculty and students, have increased opportunities to participate in important decision making regarding the successful operations of […]
On June 4, 1915, Alpha Sigma Nu founder, Rev. John Danihy, S.J., former dean of journalism at Marquette, held the inaugural induction of 11 undergraduate men, effectively founding the Jesuit honor society. A dynamic leader, he established the Marquette Press, the Marquette Tribune, and the yearbook, the Hilltop. Father Danihy believed these newly inducted students […]
Employee Wellness will host a number of events throughout June: National Running Day is Wednesday, June 3. Join Tim Cigelske, director of social media, as he leads a group on a four-mile running tour through downtown Milwaukee. The run begins at 1 p.m. and the group will meet in front of the Father Marquette statue. […]
Provost-elect Dr. Dan Myers has named a search committee for the next dean of the J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication. The search committee will be chaired by Dr. Sarah Bonewits Feldner, associate dean for graduate studies and research in the college. The committee includes faculty, staff, trustee, alumni, dean, student and University […]
The Church of the Gesu invites all members of the Marquette community to a prayer for a peaceful summer Thursday, June 18, at 7 p.m. For questions, contact Peg Flahive, director of human concerns at The Church of the Gesu.
The Physician Assistant program in the College of Health Sciences will hold a blood drive Thursday, June 4, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Practice Space East, which is the room right next door to Book Marq. Appointments to donate blood can be made online. Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information, contact Joanna […]