The Rec Plex will offer a Learn to Swim program sponsored by the American Red Cross. The program is segmented into six levels, in addition to the Tiny Tots/Wee Folks program. The cost is $10 per swimmer, per half-hour for semi-private lessons and $13 per swimmer, per half-hour for private lessons. For basic group lessons, the […]
Archives for May 2017
Dr. Edward Blumenthal, chair and associate professor of biological sciences, will present “Identifying Pathways Responsible for Epithelial Barrier Formation in Drosophila,” on Friday, May 19, at 3 p.m. The presentation is part of the Scholl Seminar Series, which is put on throughout the semester by the Department of Biological Sciences. The seminars are held on […]
Dr. Gee Ekachai, chair and associate professor of strategic communication, and Dr. Young Kim, assistant professor of strategic communication, are looking for communication students enrolled in summer classes to participate in a focus group. The study would consist of sharing opinions on a course syllabus design and class engagement in general. The discussion should not […]
Volunteer singers and instrumentalists are needed for the upcoming Baccalaureate Mass on Saturday, May 20, at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Those interested, contact Tom Koester, director of music in Campus Ministry, at (414) 288-3695 as soon as possible.
Marquette’s College of Education and Opus College of Engineering faculty have received a $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant to develop a 14-month master’s program that will attract and retain new science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) teachers. The accelerated program, which will start in summer 2018 and is already accepting applications, targets people with […]
New trustee elected; four named trustees emeriti Owen J. Sullivan, a 1979 graduate of Marquette University’s Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, has been elected chair of the Marquette University Board of Trustees, the university announced today. Sullivan, the retired president of Specialty Brands for ManpowerGroup, succeeds John Ferraro who has been in the position […]
How do we perceive a sudden twig snap as a possible threat? Dr. Marieke Gilmartin turns on and off different parts of the brain to solve this mystery.
Marquette’s Men’s Lacrosse team has made the NCAA tournament for a second consecutive year. The Department of Athletics has worked quickly to put together a package to send fans to Notre Dame to cheer on the team. The $10 ticket includes transportation to Notre Dame, a game ticket, an MU LAX t-shirt, and breakfast on […]
Save the date for the second annual Marquette University Community Engagement Symposium, “Deepening Partnerships in Pursuit of Social Justice,” which will be held on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. There are incredible efforts occurring throughout our city that demonstrate the high impact of bi-directional, community-university research, teaching, and service collaborations […]
Three Marquette University students were selected for 2017-18 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Awards and will spend several months working overseas through the prestigious program. The students selected were Dane DeVetter, who will graduate this spring with a master’s degree in International Affairs; Morgan Lieske, who is majoring in middle/secondary education and history; and Victoria Zidek, […]