Marquette University mourns the death of Tom Prendergast, associate professor emeritus of philosophy. Prendergast died on Sunday, Dec. 17, at the age of 83. More information is available online. Please remember Prendergast, his family and friends in prayer.
Following is an update on tax reform given previous communication with the university community. As Marquette has previously stated, the university has no position on federal tax reform legislation; however, we have been communicating with members of Congress on several provisions in the proposal that will have an effect on higher education. Both houses of […]
EBC – Flexible Spending Account/Health Savings Account Employee Benefits Corporation (EBC), the university’s FSA and HSA Administrator, will be sending new FSA and HSA debit cards to employees who have enrolled in this benefit for the first time. Cards will be mailed to the addresses listed in Myjob. If you currently have a debit card, […]
IT Services is planning a Data Center outage from 6 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Jan. 7. During this time all Marquette e-resources (My,Job, D2L, CheckMarq, Web, other applications, Internet, wireless, etc.) will be unavailable. During this time e-mail, SharePoint, and OneDrive for Business will be accessible from off campus locations. An IT Services Alert […]
Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell will deliver his annual Presidential Address on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 at 3 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. Dr. Lovell will discuss the state of the university, talk about progress toward key strategic initiatives and highlight Difference Makers—Marquette faculty, staff and students doing remarkable things in our community. […]
Marquette Theatre will present A Year with Frog and Toad at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre Jan. 14, Jan. 20-21, and Jan. 27-28. Based on Arnold Lobel’s books, A Year with Frog and Toad is an imaginative and entertaining children’s musical that follows the budding friendship of two unlikely amphibians, a cranky toad […]
A poster session focused on high school interns presenting their drinking water treatment research projects will take place Thursday, Dec. 14, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the foyer of the Global Water Center, 247 W. Freshwater Way, Suite 610. The Marquette community is invited to attend.
The News Briefs e-newsletter began its once-a-week Christmas break publication schedule beginning Monday, Dec. 11. News and information will be posted to Marquette Today daily or as needed. The submission deadline for Monday publication remains noon on Fridays.
On Friday, Marquette University’s Board of Trustees approved groundbreaking on the first phase of construction for the athletic performance research center (APRC). The approval came after Marquette University leaders presented design plans to the trustees, which included relocating the facility to the heart of campus. A formal groundbreaking ceremony is expected in the coming weeks. The site […]
A pair of events will be held at Marquette in January to highlight the inspiring legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, and the civil rights movement. On Wednesday, Jan. 24, Marquette will host a community discussion on “Civil Rights in Milwaukee Since the Time of Dr. King.” Hear from multiple generations of Milwaukee civil […]