Dr. Doris Walker-Dalhouse, professor of educational policy and leadership, was part of a team of 28 literacy experts that helped write Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017 (Standards 2017)—the first-ever set of national standards guiding the preparation of literacy professionals.
Michael McCarthy, assistant professor of social and cultural sciences, has received the Paul Sweezy Best Book Award for his book, Dismantling Solidarity: Capitalist Politics and American Pensions since the New Deal (Cornell University Press, 2017). The American Sociological Association awards the author(s) of the best book published in the past two years in the area of Marxist […]
The Office of Residence Life is looking for volunteers to help welcome students to campus. Arrival day for freshmen is Thursday, Aug. 23, and sophomores arrive on Saturday, Aug. 25. Volunteers are needed to be greeters, assist with administrative tasks or volunteers to help students move into their rooms. Interested volunteers should sign-up online before Friday, Aug. 3, at 4:30 p.m. There […]
The Marquette Speech and Hearing Clinic is offering free adult hearing screenings on Thursday, June 7, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Cramer Hall, Room 104A. All faculty, staff, and students are welcome. No pre-registration required, just sign in when you arrive. Contact the Marquette University Speech and Hearing Clinic at (414) 288-7426 or firstname.lastname@example.org […]
Dr. Kyana Young has been named the Shepherd Express hero of the week. Young is a post-doctoral scholar in the Opus College of Engineering Water Quality Center, and the manager of the Marquette University Global Water Center facility in Walker’s Point. Young’s passion is finding solutions for safe water to improve global and public health.
All faculty and staff are invited to a campus listening session for the search for the next vice president for human resources on Thursday, June 7, at 1:30 p.m. in Zilber Hall 025 (lower level). The goal of the listening sessions is to help the search committee identify the opportunities and challenges that will face […]
New on-campus parking permit fees for faculty and staff will go into effect July 1 for 2018-19. The fees for full-time, 10- and 12-month employees will be $69 per month. The fees for part-time, 10- and 12-month employees will be $43 per month. Evening-only parking rates will be $22 per month, and overnight rates will […]
MUPD was awarded the Volunteer Group of the Year during the 13th Annual Volunteer Celebration at the United Community Center. The event, held in February, honored some of the most notable volunteer efforts at UCC during the past year. MUPD was recognized for their on-going work in the Reader Leader program, where they read to […]
Join the MUPD team for Tails on the Trail annual 5K Run/Walk, Saturday, June 23, at 10 a.m. at Veterans Park. Additionally, a pup rally will be held Tuesday, June 5, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Engineering Hall’s south lawn. The event will help raise money for the Wisconsin Humane Society and promote the […]
Rev. Tom Krettek, S.J., vice president for mission and ministry, has received a new mission from the Society of Jesus Midwest Province to serve as the academic director of the First Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago, as well as the dean of St. Joseph’s Seminary College at Loyola. His last day at Marquette will […]