The Department of Recreational Sports will host the annual turkey coloring contest to support homeless veterans. The cost is $1 to color a turkey and all proceeds go to VETs Place Central’s Thanksgiving dinner. VETs Place Central is a full-service, one-stop homeless shelter that provides a holistic approach to serving the homeless veteran population. The turkeys […]
The new Spanish Living-Learning Community focused on Spanish language and cultures will launch in the fall of 2015. The purpose of this community is to provide a living environment where students can practice speaking Spanish, and can learn about Hispanic cultures by participating in events and activities on campus and in the surrounding community. Eligible […]
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering will host a colloquium “Vertically-oriented Graphene: Atmospheric Plasma Synthesis and Applications,” Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. in Olin Engineering 202. Dr. Junhong Chen, professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, will deliver the lecture. The lecture is […]
The Church of the Gesu will host Mass in Spanish, Sunday, Nov. 16, at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 7, at 1:30 p.m. For more information, contact Margi Horner, director of Liturgy at Gesu, at (414) 288-7101.
In the Red and Brown Water, written by Tarell Alvin McCraney, will be presented by Marquette Theatre in a collaborative production with UPROOTED theatre and guest director Marti Gobel. In the Red and Brown Water features a poetically vigorous work that artfully folds together slang vernacular and the grandeur of ancient African tradition to tell […]
Marquette Law School and the College of Education are hosting a conference titled “The Future of Catholic K–12 Education: Some National and Milwaukee Perspectives,” Wednesday, Nov. 19, at Eckstein Hall. Conference panel speakers will include: Margaret F. Brinig and Nicole Stelle Garnett, Notre Dame Law School professors and the authors of Lost Classroom, Lost Community: […]
The Meladies, an all-female a cappella group on campus, will perform their fall concert “1 Mel of a Party!” Nov. 15, at 8 p.m. in the Varsity Theatre. The concert will feature songs by Meghan Trainor, Sara Bareilles, Ingrid Michaelson and numerous other artists. The Naturals and the Gold ‘N Blues will also perform at […]
Nominations for the Teaching Excellence Award are due Friday, Nov. 14. The awards are given to those who are recognized by students and colleagues as extraordinary teachers. The award citation reads in part, “In recognition of demonstrated ability to inspire students to see the ideals of the University and to cause them to grow in […]
The Social Innovation Initiative is hosting the 2014 Good Money Challenge on Friday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Brenner Brewing Co. The Good Money Challenge is a seed funding competition for ventures that solve social or environmental issues. The finalists will make their live pitches from noon to 4 p.m. This […]
The Department of Physical Therapy is hosting Massage-a-Thon, a fundraiser for Physical Therapy students, through Friday, Nov. 14, in Schroeder Complex 397. Prices are $30 for an hour long massage, $25 for 45 minutes, $15 for half an hour and $10 for 15 minutes. To make an appointment, email firstname.lastname@example.org.