News Releases

A.O. Smith Corp. and Marquette University to hold Sept. 27 news conference to highlight national study results on water security threats and solutions

News release, September 23, 2016

Media availability at A.O. Smith World Headquarters at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27 (11270 West Park Place – Milwaukee, Wis. 53224). Please RSVP to brian.dorrington@marquette.edu Just weeks after Mayor Tom Barrett urged the Milwaukee community to install water filters to protect against lead, the U.S. Council on Competitiveness, A.O. Smith Corporation and Marquette University […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight presidential race, Feingold with edge in Wisconsin

News release, September 21, 2016

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll finds 44 percent of Wisconsin likely voters supporting Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton for president and 42 percent supporting Republican Donald Trump in a head-to-head matchup. Twelve percent do not express a preference, saying […]

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‘On the Issues’ to explore legacy of journalist James Foley

News release, September 20, 2016

MILWAUKEE — The legacy of journalist James Foley will be the featured topic of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. This event is a collaboration between the Law School, the broader Marquette University community […]

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Marquette University Police Department reports significant drop in crime during first full year

News release, September 20, 2016

MILWAUKEE — During its first full year since it was commissioned, the Marquette University Police Department recorded a significant reduction in crime throughout its patrol zone. Comparing the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2016 with the previous fiscal year, MUPD’s crime reduction highlights included the following: 42% decrease in robberies 62% decrease in battery/assault […]

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Catalysts, alkenes topics of Marquette chemistry lectures this fall

News release, September 15, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s Chemistry Department will host a pair of lectures this fall featuring chemists discussing catalysts and alkenes. Dr. Scott J. Miller, Irénée du Pont professor of chemistry at Yale University, will present the 2016 Habermann Lecture, “Searching for Selective Catalytic Reactions in Complex Molecular Environments,” on Friday, Sept. 23, at 4 p.m. […]

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Physicist on the New Horizons mission to Pluto to present annual Coyne Lecture at Marquette University

News release, September 13, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Dr. John Spencer, institute scientist at Southwest Research Institute’s Department of Space Studies in Boulder, Colorado, will discuss the New Horizons spacecraft flyby past Pluto at Marquette University on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Tony and Lucille Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. Dr. Spencer is a science team member […]

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Charles Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ to present new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, September 13, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will present results from a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Where do the presidential and U.S. Senate races stand just […]

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White House regulatory affairs administrator Shelanski to present Law School’s Boden Lecture

News release, September 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Howard A. Shelanski, administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs in the White House’s Office of Management and Budget, will present “Sound policy in the balance: The uncertain future of the regulatory state,” for Marquette Law School’s Boden Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. […]

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Professor, author Cramer goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss resentment among rural Wisconsin voters

News release, September 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Professor and author Katherine Cramer will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Cramer is the director of the Morgridge Center for Public Service at the University of […]

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Strang, attorney featured in ‘Making a Murderer,’ goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, September 8, 2016

  MILWAUKEE — Attorney Dean Strang will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, Sept. 12, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Viewers of the blockbuster Netflix series “Making a Murderer” are familiar with Strang, a criminal defense […]

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Northwestern history professor to give inaugural talk for new Latin American Studies major and minor

News release, September 6, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Geraldo L. Cadava, an associate professor of history at Northwestern University, will present a lecture, “Latin America and the Roots of Latino Conservatism,” on Sept. 15, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., in the Lunda Room of the Alumni Memorial Union. A free, public reception will follow from 5 p.m. to 6 […]

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Lovell announces strategic executive realignment

News release, September 1, 2016

Marquette president says changes will advance university in new ways MILWAUKEE — Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell today announced key organizational changes to his executive leadership team, a strategic realignment that he says is vital to the Catholic, Jesuit university executing its strategic plan, Beyond Boundaries. Lovell said these moves will best position senior […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Clinton edge over Trump narrowing to pre-convention levels among Wisconsin voters

News release, August 31, 2016

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll finds Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton with support from 42 percent of Wisconsin registered voters and Republican candidate Donald Trump with support from 37 percent in a head-to-head presidential matchup. Nineteen percent do not […]

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Marquette selects design team for athletic performance research center project

News release, August 30, 2016

Sink Combs Dethlefs named architect of record MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has selected a team to lead the design of its proposed athletic performance research center, in partnership with Aurora Health Care. The team comprises a mix of four national and local firms led by architect of record Sink Combs Dethlefs, whose portfolio includes work […]

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Marquette Law School to host conference on public policy and American drinking water

News release, August 30, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Nationally renowned water corrosion and treatment expert Marc Edwards and Milwaukee mayor Tom Barrett are among the featured guests for an upcoming conference, “Public Policy and American Drinking Water,” on Wednesday, Sept. 7, from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Amid great concern […]

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Marquette mathematics, statistics and computer science professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award

News release, August 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Mehdi Maadooliat, assistant professor of mathematics, statistics and computer science, was recently named one of the 2016 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. The award grants up to $32,000 to fund a one-semester sabbatical. Maadooliat plans to use his sabbatical to embark on a new area of study and will travel to […]

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Marquette and Archdiocese to honor Mother Teresa with Mass; MU hosting archives exhibit for canonization into sainthood

News release, August 26, 2016

Mother Teresa came to Marquette in 1981 for university’s highest honor MILWAUKEE — Marquette University will honor Mother Teresa with a Mass on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at noon on Marquette’s campus. The Mass will take place near a Mother Teresa statue outside of Schroeder Complex (561 N. 15th Street), just north of Clybourn Street. Rev. […]

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Statement from Marquette University on the death of former student Matthew Thompson

News release, August 25, 2016

The Marquette community offers prayers and our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of our former student Matthew Thompson, who died in Afghanistan this week. Matthew attended Marquette from Fall 2006 to Spring 2008 and was a student in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences. He went on to complete his education at […]

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Charles Franklin goes “On the Issues” to present new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, August 23, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will present results from a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, August 31, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Where do the presidential and U.S. Senate races stand as […]

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Marquette English professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award

News release, August 19, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Gerry Canavan, assistant professor of English, was recently named one of the 2016 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. Canavan explores connections between our world and the world of science fiction, specifically in the context of ecology and the environment. The award grants up to $32,000 to fund a one-semester sabbatical. Canavan […]

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