On Saturday, Oct. 18, what would have been Marquette University alumnus James Foley’s 41st birthday, Jesuit colleges and universities across the country will join his family in solidarity as they celebrate his life at a memorial service. Rev. Michael J. Sheeran, S.J., president of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities said, “Earlier this month, […]
Pi Beta Phi women’s fraternity will host a philanthropic event to promote literacy in young students. Pi Beta Phi has designed a program to connect the community and create a free resource for families and parents to help their children to gain a fundamental love of reading. Pi Beta Phi members will individually tutor and […]
The Center for Community Service and Greek Life will host Make a Difference Day, Saturday, Nov. 8. Students looking to volunteer with the elderly by helping prepare homes for the winter are encouraged to participate. Registration is available online and will close Friday, Oct. 31.
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and Manresa for Faculty in the Center for Teaching and Learning will co-host “One Thing Led to Another: Research Autobiographies of Faculty,” Wednesday, Oct. 22, from noon to 1:15 p.m. in Raynor Memorial Libraries Beaumier Suite A. Join faculty and graduate students to hear their intriguing research and […]
In remembrance of the 25th anniversary of the martyrs of the University of Central America in San Salvador, El Salvador, Marquette will host a symposium on Friday, Oct. 24, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Eckstein Hall 433 titled, “El Salvador: The Legacy of Conflict through an Interdisciplinary Lens.” The symposium will look at […]
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education has named Jamaul Webster, director of regional development in University Advancement, as a participant of its 2014 Minority Advancement Institute, which takes place Monday, Nov. 17, through Tuesday, Nov. 18, in Washington, D.C. Webster is among 24 diverse professionals who will receive complimentary registration and hotel accommodations […]
Gesu Parish invites you to celebrate Mass in Spanish on Sunday, Oct. 19, at 1:30 p.m. in the upper level in the Church of the Gesu. For more information, contact Margi Horner, director of Liturgy in the Church of the Gesu, at (414) 288-7101.
Dr. George Mulcaire Jones, director of Maternal Life International, will speak about his work in Africa to improve maternal health within a Catholic health care framework on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Hall 111. The presentation is sponsored by Marquette Students and Faculty for Life and the College of Nursing. For more […]
Marquette Engineers Without Borders is hosting a silent auction fundraising event on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the AMU 227. This fundraiser will raise money for the materials and construction of an electrification project and two bridges in Guatemala. The event will also function as a networking opportunity for students, […]
On Thursday, Oct. 9, the U.S. Supreme Court took action that temporarily prevents enforcement of the section of Wisconsin’s voter ID law that requires individuals to produce a photo ID at polling locations in order to vote. After the ruling, Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen said his agency will be “exploring alternatives to address […]