The Center for Peacemaking and the Department of Philosophy will host a screening of the film, “Ghosts of Abu Ghraib,” on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Cudahy Hall, Room 001. The 2007 documentary examines the events of the 2003 torture and prisoner abuse scandal involving U.S. soldiers and detainees at Iraq’s […]
Campus Ministry will host “An Exploration of Gospel Music” on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 5 p.m. in the AMU, Chapel of the Holy Family. All are welcome to experience an exploration of contemporary and traditional gospel music styles led by Byron Lampkins, gospel singers director. Register online.
Vocal interviews to join the Liturgical Choir are happening now for the spring semester. Liturgical choir has weekly rehearsals on Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. They sing at the Church of the Gesu’s 6 p.m. Mass. Students in liturgical choir also receive credit for their participation. With questions, contact Tom Koester.
The Career Services Center will host “Stories of Service” on Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the AMU, Henke Lounge. Students will have the opportunity to connect with representatives and alumni from the Peace Corps, City Year, Teacher for America and Jesuit Volunteer Corps. All majors welcome and encouraged to […]
Marquette University mourns the loss of Rev. G. Simon (Si) Harak, S.J., who passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, at the age of 71. Father Harak was the founding director of the Center for Peacemaking and a member of the Jesuit community for six years before retiring in 2013. Harak entered the Society of Jesus […]
Discernment and taking a spiritual inventory are highly emphasized throughout St. Ignatius’ four weeks of Spiritual Exercises. During the first week, Ignatius encourages us to reflect on current and past sins. He highlights the need to pay attention to movements within one’s heart and soul that might move one to the Sacrament of Reconciliation. In […]
National Vocation Awareness Week (NVAW) is is Nov. 3-9. This annual week-long event celebrates the Catholic Church in the United States and seeks to promote vocations. During this week, students are encouraged to consider the question, “Where is God Calling you?” The Jesuit educational principle, cura personalis, or care for the whole person, is a […]
The Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology Department will have an informational colloquium on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at noon in the AMU, Room 227. Waneaka Jones, clinical assistant professor, will present “Employing People with Disabilities Through Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling.” Marquette faculty and students are encouraged to attend.
Campus Ministry is offering two silent retreat opportunities this year, both occurring during Winter Break at the Holy Hill Retreat Center. Silent Weekend | Dec. 13-15 This year’s Silent Weekend theme is “What Should I Do?” — Ignatian principles of discernment. The weekend will feature a series of engaging talks by Rev. Michael Rossman, S.J. Silent Directed Retreat […]
Ten years ago, Marquette Central opened and became the primary resource for student financial aid, account, record and employment assistance. To celebrate its 10th Anniversary, Marquette Central will host a reception on Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Zilber Hall lobby. Cake will be available.