Photo gallery: 2023 University Christmas tree lighting

Hundreds gathered outside the St. Joan of Arc Chapel on Tuesday, Dec. 5, to take part in the annual University Christmas tree lighting ceremony. The event, sponsored by the Marquette Jesuit Community, the Office of University Relations, the Office of Student Development and Alpha Sigma Nu, included carols from the Marquette band and choir, remarks from President Michael R. Lovell and a blessing of the tree.