“MU Protests: Fifty Years Later,” a panel discussion on Marquette’s engagement in the civil rights protests of the late 1960s, will take place on Thursday, April 19, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Haggerty Museum of Art. A panel of Marquette University alumni will reflect on the ways Marquette students engaged in these […]
The annual Siderits Gender and Sexuality Speaker Series will be held on Thursday, April 19, at 3:30 p.m. in Cudahy Hall 001. Dr. Alice Eagly, professor of psychology at Northwestern University, will present “How Can Stereotypes Be So Accurate Yet So Wrong?” Eagly studies the psychology of gender, with particular focus on differences and similarities […]
The Make Way for Grey spring fundraiser to end brain cancer will take place on Saturday, April 14, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Annex. There will be food, trivia, and raffles. More information is available online.
The Catholic Relief Services Ambassadors will host “Cookies and Conversation: How Climate Change Affects Refugees,” on Tuesday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in Cudahy Hall 001. This event will include conversations about how the impacts of climate change from developed nations has forced people in a number developing nations to seek refuge and become “climate […]
The Humanities Research Colloquium will host its next speaker of the semester on Thursday, April 19, from 5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. in Cudahy Hall 128. Jennifer Vanderheyden, assistant professor of French, will present a paper entitled “Julia Kristeva and Denis Diderot’s Excursion into the Heart of Belief.” Refreshments will be provided. All are welcome […]
The Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology will host a colloquium on Wednesday, April 18, from noon to 1 p.m. in AMU 227. John Schmid from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will present “The Impact of Trauma in Milwaukee.” The colloquium is part of a year-long Marquette series of events focusing on health and equity.
The President’s Challenge has been developed in partnership with the Johnson Controls Foundation to provide a two-year grant worth $250,000 for one interdisciplinary, collaborative proposal that seeks to change the trajectory of lives in the community by addressing one or more of the critical areas in which neighborhood inequities exist, including health, education, safety, housing, […]
The Office of Intercultural Engagement, LGBTQ+ Resource Center and the Office of Community engagement will host “LGBTQ+ Health Across Difference Discussion,” on Tuesday, April 17, at 4 p.m. in Emory Clark Hall 111. A panel of experts will address health disparities within the Milwaukee LGBTQ+ community with a focus on examining differences across race, sexuality, class and ethnicity.
Filmmaker Lizzie Finnegan will give a talk called “Thinking Inside the Box: Infernal Machines, Cyborg Bodies and the Pain of Others in Flannery O’Connor’s ‘The Violent Bear it Away’ and ‘The Lame Shall Enter First,’” on Friday, April 13, at 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in AMU 305. Following her talk, Finnegan will host a screening and Q+A based […]
The Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 11, at noon in Engineering Hall 236. The seminar will include a presentation by Cheryl Nenn, Riverkeeper for Milwaukee Riverkeeper. Nenn will give a brief overview of the water quality of Milwaukee, Menomonee, and Kinnickinnic River using information from the 2016 Annual River Report Card. She will […]