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  • Human trafficking awareness event is March 18

    Sold Out, Marquette’s human trafficking awareness student organization, will host a presentation on Wednesday, March 18, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium. A spoken word artist and a Milwaukee detective who has worked closely with human trafficking victims throughout her career will speak at the event.   This event is co hosted by RUBIES, a…

  • Haggerty Museum’s Community Day is March 21

    The Haggerty Museum of Art will host its annual Community Day on Saturday, March 21, from noon to 4 p.m. During this free, family-friendly event, participants will: Explore the “Toward the Texture of Knowing” exhibition Learn about mindfulness practices Create a mandala Make a community paper quilt with the ACLU, which will explore the “texture…

  • 2020 Faculty promotions announced

    Thirty six faculty members have been promoted to professor or associate professor with tenure, effective the fall 2020 semester. Additionally, nine full-time participating faculty members were promoted to clinical professor, clinical associate professor, clinical assistant professor or associate librarian, and seven faculty members’ emerita/emeritus status was conferred.   Faculty promoted to professor:   Dr. Adam Fiedler, Chemistry  Dr. Taly Gilat-Schmidt,…

  • Registration for March GROW classes now available

    Registration for March GROW classes is now available via Eventbrite. Use code: GROW.  March offerings include:   Al McGuire Center Tour | Friday, March 6  Intro to R | Monday, March 9  Performance Appraisals – Strategies for Working with Your Supervisor | Monday, March 16  StoryMaps JS: Tools for Telling Digital Stories | Wednesday, March 18  Safety…

  • ‘Suppression and Suffrage: How the women of Milwaukee will select the next president’ is March 19

    To celebrate the centennial of the 19th Amendment, the Law School’s Association for Women Lawyers and the Institute for Women’s Leadership (IWL) will co-host a panel discussion titled “Suppression and Suffrage: How the women of Milwaukee will pick the next president,” on Thursday, March 19, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the 707 Hub.…

  • Faculty Forum is March 31

    The 2020 Faculty Forum with President Michael R. Lovell will take place on Tuesday, March 31, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Weasler Auditorium. President Lovell will respond to questions solicited in advance via Dr. Yasser Khaled, vice chair of Academic Senate. There will also be time for questions from the audience. Light…

  • Student receives national award for work with Hunger Task Force

    Abigail Favela, a senior in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, was one of seven recipients of the National Breakfast Hero award presented by No Kid Hungry, a national anti-hunger campaign. The Breakfast Hero award celebrates individuals who are using their voices to build awareness, enacting smart policy, raising critical funds, and implementing breakfast…

  • Volunteers needed for April 7 Election Day; free training will be provided on March 23

    Faculty, staff and student volunteers are needed to assist at Marquette related polling locations for the Spring 2020 Election and Presidential Preference Primary, which is happening on Tuesday, April 7. Hosted by Marquette’s Office of Public Affairs (OPA) and MUSG, the Milwaukee Election Commission will offer a non-partisan Election Day training for all volunteers on…

  • Questions about how the 2020 DNC will impact campus? Read these FAQs

    As Milwaukee prepares to host the Democratic National Convention this July, the university’s Convention Steering Committee has prepared a Frequently Asked Questions web page, which is being updated regularly. The Convention Steering Committee is also hosting regular information sessions for faculty, staff and students. Watch Marquette Today for updates. Key takeaways for the campus community…

  • TEDxMarquetteU to host spring conference, March 21

    TEDxMarquetteU will host its spring conference, “Awakening,” on Saturday, March 21, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium.  A diverse group of speakers will present new ideas and unique perspectives meant to activate ideas and transform thought. Registration is available on the TedXMarquetteU website. RSVP by Saturday, March 21.  Speakers will be announced…