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Archives for December 2017
The Near West Side Partners will host a forum on Monday, Jan. 22, to provide members of the Marquette community with an update on the work occurring in the Near West Side. We invite the Marquette community to hear about the ways in which the students, faculty and staff are supporting the near west side initiatives […]
The Rec Plex will offer a Learn-to-Swim program in six levels, including a Tiny Tots/Wee Folks program, as well as lessons for adults. For lesson dates and times, refer to the online brochure. The cost is $10 per swimmer, per half-hour for semi-private lessons and $13 per half-hour for private lessons. Levels one through six […]
The Marquette University Graduate School of Management is pleased to offer a new two-year master’s degree in supply chain management, starting fall 2018. The 31-credit program is designed for high-quality professional students who seek to grow their skills and develop effective, ethically based management techniques. The Master of Supply Chain Management program will be conveniently delivered online with the academic rigor students expect […]
The Office of Mission and Ministry is revising and transitioning how bereavement notices will be communicated to the campus. Beginning Jan. 1, 2018, the Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality will be overseeing the notification process for the death of an employee’s loved one. Marquette employees who have a loss in their immediate family can go online (http://marquette.edu/faber/bereavement […]
Marquette University has purchased an Amazon Business Prime account. If you utilize Amazon for business purposes, you are invited to sign up and join our centralized account. To receive an invitation, you must contact Anthony LeGree, purchasing agent and tenant relations. Amazon Business Prime shares the same qualities as a personal Prime account, and guarantees free […]
The first pay date in 2018 for bi-weekly paid staff is Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Because the pay period for the Jan. 10 check is entirely in 2017 (Dec. 17, 2017, through Dec. 30, 2017) there are some things to be aware of regarding your benefit deductions on that check. Your benefits payroll deductions will […]
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, […]