The Office of Marketing and Communication is seeking stories about May 2017 graduates for possible use with local media. Interesting stories include graduates who have remarkable plans and jobs post-graduation; have unusual backgrounds; have overcome substantial obstacles in getting their degree; have won recent national-level awards; have received academic recognition; and have been featured in scholarly publications; […]
Ignite will host “Story Time with the Jesuits: JesuLit,” an evening of story time with the Jesuits on Wednesday, April 19. The event is an opportunity for participants to connect with phenomenal Marquette leaders and experience the energy, wisdom, and joy behind this incredibly successful community. The event is open to all students and will […]
Marquette University is excited to host several events this week during Earth Week from Wednesday, April 19, to Saturday, April 22. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend and participate. The events are a great opportunity to meet people, learn, celebrate, and care for our common home. A full schedule of events is available online.
Students are encouraged to show their appreciation to Marquette donors by writing a thank you card on Love a Donor Day, Tuesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Westowne Square. The purpose of this special day is to extend a warm thank you to those who have generously supported the university. In […]
The English and History Honors Societies will host an Arts and Sciences Trivia Night on Tuesday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in AMU 245. All students are welcome to form a team and come compete. Teams can be made up of four to six students (undergraduate or graduate) and all questions will be submitted by […]
Marquette University will honor 48 accomplished alumni and friends during Alumni National Awards Weekend, April 27-29, for their personal achievements and support of the university. Short profiles of the honorees, including Alumnus of the Year Dr. Henry K.H. Kwan, Arts ’71, are available on the Alumni National Awards website. The site allows individuals to send a congratulatory message or […]
The family of Dr. Susanne E. Foster, associate dean of academic affairs in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, shared a message with the campus community following her death on Saturday, March 18, at the age of 55. “Susanne Foster’s family is deeply grateful to all those in the university community who sent us […]
Promentis Pharmaceuticals, a Milwaukee company co-founded by Drs. John Mantsch and David Baker, professors in the Biomedical Sciences Department, raised $26 million, including $17.2 million in its third round of funding. The investment will finance key clinical trials of its most promising compound targeting neuropsychiatric disorders. “This unique compound is one of the first attempts to […]
The Marquette University Police Department Advisory Board will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, April 18 at 2:30 p.m. in the AMU, Room 305. Meetings are open to the public. More information and a meeting agenda can be found on the MUPD Advisory Board website.
Peggy Troy, the president and chief executive officer of Children’s Hospital and Health System, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, April 20, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall. Troy will discuss her health system’s vision, jarring health disparities in the city of Milwaukee, developments […]