Search results for

439 Results

  • Bright ideas are brewing for students in business pitching rivalry

    By Jaiden Schueller, communication intern in the Office of University Relations A Shark Tank-style pitch competition on the Marquette campus overflowed with entrepreneurial spirit last month as students shared their creative business and social impact ideas, hoping the judges would award seed funds to help advance their innovative solutions. The spirited contest is the Brewed…

  • May is Mental Health Awareness Month 

    May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Earn My Wellness points in the My Wellness portal by completing an emotional health activity, moving 30 minutes a day or participating in a wellness challenge. The Fit2Be Cancer Free challenge and the Walk this Way My Wellness challenge are both going on right now. Tria Health can also…

  • 707 Hub hosts annual Brewed Ideas Challenge, April 28

    Marquette’s Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation Initiative and Milwaukee-based Brady Corporation will partner for the annual Brewed Ideas Challenge, which will be held virtually on Friday, April 28, from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. The Shark Tank-style student pitch competition awards $25,000 in seed money to first- and second-place winners on two tracks: social…

  • Summary Plan Description now available on HR website

    The 2022 Summary Plan Description (SPD) is now available on the new Human Resources site under Policies, Forms and Notices. This annual notice describes the deductibles, coinsurance and eligibility requirements of the medical plans as well as information about prescription drug benefits through Navitus and Tria Health. Additionally, as of Friday, Aug. 19, UMR updated…

  • Severe weather reminder

    In the event of severe weather, the university continually monitors weather conditions. Per university policy, senior leadership will make a determination by 5:30 a.m. regarding whether or not to cancel classes and close the university that day for weather-related reasons. An overview of the university’s processes and methods of communication for communicating closures due to severe…

  • Men’s basketball team prepares for NCAA Tournament; women’s basketball hosting WNIT

    Marquette men’s basketball is back in the NCAA Tournament, while the women’s basketball team will play in and host the first round of the WNIT. Men’s basketball sendoff Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. The men’s basketball team is making its 34th all-time tournament appearance and first under head coach Shaka Smart after securing an at-large berth.…

  • #MarchWithMarquette at BIG EAST basketball tournaments

    Get ready to #MarchWithMarquette as the Golden Eagles head to the tri-state area in March to compete in the men’s and women’s BIG EAST basketball tournaments. The Women’s BIG EAST Tournament will take place on Friday, March 4, through Monday, March 7, followed by the Men’s BIG EAST Tournament beginning Wednesday, March 7, and ending…

  • Sign up to receive COVID Cheq daily text reminders; make sure your phone number is listed correctly

    Unless you were opted out, all students, faculty and staff who are on campus this semester should automatically receive email reminders to complete COVID Cheq each morning. There is also an option to opt in to receive text reminders instead. You can request text reminders at any point during the semester via the first page…

  • Reflection: The importance of presence and availability

    By Dr. Kathy Coffey-Guenther, senior mission and Ignatian leadership specialist Mark 3: 1-6 (NRSV) “Again he entered the synagogue, and a man was there who had a withered hand. They watched him to see whether he would cure him on the sabbath, so that they might accuse him. And he said to the man who…