In light of recent events, the university will host a virtual Mass for healing, reconciliation and justice on Tuesday, June 2, at 8:30 p.m. Rev. Jim Voiss, S.J., vice president for mission and ministry, will be the celebrant of Mass and will guide the community in a prayer to end racism. The Mass will be live streamed from the St. Joan of Arc Chapel. Watch via Mission at Marquette's Facebook page or Campus Ministry's Instagram. … [Read More...]
By Dr. William Welburn, vice president for inclusive excellence
Everything in Minneapolis and across the country seemed to fall apart, perhaps because Floyd’s death comes in the midst of a national pandemic of anxiety — owing as much to the allegations of racism and hate-based crimes as to the latest and deadliest coronavirus.