Among top grossing films, only 15% are directed by women. As the first-ever all women traveling film festival, LUNAFEST hopes to raise that statistic.
Marquette will host two virtual screenings for “LUNAFEST,” a traveling film festival comprised of films made by women, for women. Hosted by the Women’s Innovation Network (WIN), this unique film festival includes seven short films by women filmmakers. Films range from animation to fictional drama, and cover topics such as women’s health, body image, relationships, […]
Marquette continues to serve students within the City of Milwaukee with a new bridge program, “The Golden Eagle Advantage.” This opportunity allows graduates from St. Augustine Preparatory Academy to begin their higher education experience at MATC with support and a clear plan to transfer to Marquette. While attending MATC, students participating in the program […]
The Center for Engagement and Inclusion organizes, compiles and promotes events during Black History Month. This year’s theme is “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity.” If your organization or department plans to host an event in honor of Black History Month, please email the CEI with the title, date, time and location. Submit event details via email to the CEI by Wednesday, Dec. 9.
Beyond MU: Lifelong Learning will host a webinar titled “Marquette’s Hispanic-Serving Institution Initiative: Raising All Voices” on Tuesday, Dec. 8, from noon to 1 p.m. Since its launch in 2016, the Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) initiative has moved the needle in Hispanic / Latinx student enrollment. The university is working toward creating a more inclusive, welcoming and supportive […]
Mission and Ministry will host a virtual “Day of Advent Retreat” on Friday, Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This day of reflection and prayer invites participants to share in the quiet mystery of Advent. The virtual retreat is free and open to all students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents and friends. The full schedule and registration is available online.
The Marquette Spirit Shop is hosting a holiday sale now through Wednesday, Nov. 25. Everything in the store, excluding face masks, gift cards and special orders, will be 25% off. There will also be an additional 40% off already marked down clearance clothing and gifts. Note that sales cannot be combined with other promotions. The Spirit […]
Marquette University will be closed Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020, through Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. Limited campus services will remain open. The university will re-open on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. Spring semester begins on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Visit marquette.edu/holiday-hours to view hours of operation during finals week and winter break for the AMU, IT Services HelpDesk, the libraries, the Medical Clinic, Rec […]
TEDxMarquetteU, an officially licensed TEDx organization, is hoping to bring new ideas to Marquette and the Milwaukee community through inspirational and informative TED talks at the spring 2021 conference. TEDx is looking for individuals who have an idea worth sharing and would be interested in giving a TED Talk at the conference. All TED Talks recorded at TEDxMarquetteU […]
The Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees shares the following statement with the Marquette community. Dear Marquette community, We are at a critical time in the history of our university. We all understand the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and like higher education institutions across the country, we have also been working to […]