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 […]
Grant will fund Dr. Murray Blackmore’s next phase of study MILWAUKEE — The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $1.6 million R01 grant to Dr. Murray Blackmore, associate professor of biomedical sciences in the College of Health Sciences at Marquette University. The grant is his second $1 million-plus grant from the organization in five […]
GLOstice, a Race for Your Reason and Benefit Concert, will be held Wednesday, June 20, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Corners of Brookfield. The evening will include a glow run with a 5K, 1 mile walk, and kids fun run options. Enjoy a post-race benefit concert, featuring Vinyl Theatre. If you designate “REDgen” as your […]
The Marquette Social Professionals Employee Resource Group invites “young and young-at-heart” Marquette employees to join us at our kickoff picnic. The picnic will be held Wednesday, June 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the AMU first floor patio and lobby area. Meet and socialize with employee peers and learn about the mission of […]
The annual Historic Concordia Home Tour is Saturday, June 16. This event allows attendees to tour some of our neighborhood‘s most beautiful homes and to learn more about the historic neighborhood. This year’s theme, “Past, Present, & Possibilities,” will explore the evolution of the neighborhood through an artistic lens. Free tickets can be picked up in the Center for Peacemaking, 1616 West […]
A search committee has been named to identify the next Marquette University Police Department Chief. Vice President for Public Affairs Rana Altenburg and Deputy Athletic Director Mike Broeker will co-chair the committee, which includes the following individuals from across campus: Joya Crear, assistant vice president for student affairs Brian Dorrington, assistant vice president of advancement […]
Near West Side Partners will offer Near West Side employees discount cards to local businesses. The cards can be picked up in the Center for Peacemaking, 1616 W. Wells St. Employees may also download a PDF of the card: NWSP Discount Card Contact Sherri Walker, Center for Peacemaking, with any questions or if additional cards are needed.
Dr. Doris Walker-Dalhouse, professor of educational policy and leadership, was part of a team of 28 literacy experts that helped write Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017 (Standards 2017)—the first-ever set of national standards guiding the preparation of literacy professionals.
Michael McCarthy, assistant professor of social and cultural sciences, has received the Paul Sweezy Best Book Award for his book, Dismantling Solidarity: Capitalist Politics and American Pensions since the New Deal (Cornell University Press, 2017). The American Sociological Association awards the author(s) of the best book published in the past two years in the area of Marxist […]
The Office of Residence Life is looking for volunteers to help welcome students to campus. Arrival day for freshmen is Thursday, Aug. 23, and sophomores arrive on Saturday, Aug. 25. Volunteers are needed to be greeters, assist with administrative tasks or volunteers to help students move into their rooms. Interested volunteers should sign-up online before Friday, Aug. 3, at 4:30 p.m. There […]