The 2018 Marquette University Community Engagement Symposium, “Deepening Partnerships in Pursuit of Social Justice,” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the AMU. Dr. Howard Fuller, distinguished professor of education at Marquette, will deliver the keynote address. The deadline for submitting award nominations has been extended to Friday, Oct. 19. More information […]
In summer 2018, President Michael R. Lovell asked Provost Dan Myers to convene the next iteration of the Community Engagement Task Force composed of internal leaders, external community partners and the campus community to seek recommendations on how to institutionalize community engagement at Marquette. The goals is to further solidify Marquette as a local, national […]
Graduates of the ACRE program bring dynamism and diversity to Milwaukee’s real-estate industry — and its leadership landscape.
The President’s Challenge is hosting a workshop on team formation and solution development on Thursday, June 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in AMU, 163. Marquette faculty, staff, and students are invited. The workshop’s goal is to create, or improve, strong, diverse teams that have ideas to solve community challenges. The workshop will provide […]
Efforts led by President Michael R. Lovell and his wife, Amy Lovell, a mental health activist, continue with the newly formed Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM) initiative. The goal of a recent Marquette gathering was to reach a consensus on the mission statement: “To inspire a dynamic collaboration that heals trauma and creates a resilient community.”
by Alan Chavoya, M.A. Candidate, Department of Philosophy, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion The Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion has launched the pilot phase of its initiative to support Employee Resource Groups. The university established these groups to support employees from a broad range of backgrounds in response to concerns about a sense of […]
Marquette University’s Solidarity In Action student organization hosted the third annual Dreamers Gala: Love Has No Borders, on Wednesday, March 21, in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. The sold-out event raised more than $50,000. Photos taken by Michael Carpenter, intern in the Office of Marketing and Communication.
As the Marquette community takes a deep dive this year on the drive to achieve health equity — through Marquette Forum events such as last week’s lectures by Dr. David R. Williams of Harvard University — Marquette’s faculty members are also tackling health disparities and social determinants of health through their community-engaged research and engagement. Since […]
Marquette Forum will host Dr. Brave Heart who will present “Health Equity and Native Communities,” on Monday, Nov. 27, at 5 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. Dr. Brave Heart is an associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and director of Native American Disparities Research at the Center for Rural and Community Behavioral Health […]
Two Marquette professors, a Milwaukee professional association, a cultural performing arts program and an independent charter school were honored this week at the university’s Community Engagement Symposium. Dr. Beth Godbee, assistant professor of English, won the Community Engaged Teaching Award; and Dr. Kristin Haglund, associate professor of nursing, and Proyecto Bembé shared the Community Engaged […]