News Releases

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

News release, February 22, 2018

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,” Monday, March 5, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Franklin and Mike Gousha, distinguished fellow in law […]

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University of Tokyo professor Kubo goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss US-Japan relations

News release, February 19, 2018

MILWAUKEE — University of Tokyo Professor Fumiaki Kubo, one of Japan’s leading experts on the United States, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Kubo is the A. Barton Hepburn Professor […]

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Harbor District executive director Fowler goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, February 15, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Lilith Fowler, the executive director of Harbor District, Inc., will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Feb. 22, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Fowler knows about redevelopment and revitalization. She served as the first executive director […]

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Marquette University 2018 Nieman Conference to focus on ethics in journalism

News release, February 15, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Former journalist Dr. Barbie Zelizer, Raymond Williams Professor of Communication and director of the Scholars Program in Culture and Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Nieman Symposium and Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m. in the AMU Monaghan Ballrooms. Zelizer has served […]

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Ash Wednesday observances set at Marquette University

News release, February 13, 2018

MILWAUKEE – A Roman Catholic Mass and two other services to observe Ash Wednesday, one of the most important holy days in the liturgical calendar, will be held on Feb. 14 in Marquette University’s Chapel of the Holy Family. The Catholic Mass will be held at noon. An ecumenical service with ashes will be held […]

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Marquette’s College of Health Sciences to host discussion on rare diseases

News release, February 13, 2018

Speakers to include parents and people living with rare diseases on the eve of the international Rare Disease Day. MILWAUKEE – February 28 marks the 11th annual Rare Disease Day, a day of recognition of the 350 million people around the world who are impacted by 7,000 life-threatening rare diseases, most of which have little […]

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Millennial Action Project founder Olikara goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, February 12, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Steven Olikara, the founder and president of the Millennial Action Project, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Olikara wants to change American politics as we know it. A […]

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Marquette sets groundbreaking for Athletic and Human Performance Research Center

News release, February 8, 2018

University changes facility name to emphasize broader research spectrum MILWAUKEE — Marquette University will officially break ground for its new Athletic and Human Performance Research Center at a ceremony Tuesday, March 6, at 11:30 a.m. The event will take place at the project site, located on the southwest corner of West Wells and 12th streets, […]

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Wisconsin economic development chief Hogan goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss Foxconn deal

News release, February 7, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Mark Hogan, the secretary and CEO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Feb. 15, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. It’s being billed as the largest economic development project in […]

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Marquette’s Mission Week 2018 will focus on truth, reconciliation and peacemaking

News release, February 2, 2018

MILWAUKEE — As part of Marquette University’s annual Mission Week, students, faculty, staff and members of the Milwaukee community are invited to join in a week of study, listening, dialogue and prayer. This year’s theme is “Truth to Reconciliation.” Each winter, the Marquette community pauses to reflect on the university’s Catholic, Jesuit mission. Mission Week […]

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Milwaukee Police Chief Flynn goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, February 1, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Feb. 8, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. After 10 years on the job, Flynn is retiring this month. His tenure was turbulent at times. […]

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Authors Morgan, DeWolf go ‘On the Issues’ to discuss racial reconciliation during Marquette’s Mission Week

News release, January 31, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Authors Thomas DeWolf and Sharon Morgan will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. This event, which is part of Marquette University’s Mission Week, brings together two people who shared […]

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**Photo/Video Opportunities** National Marquette Day kick-off event is Friday at 6 p.m.

News release, January 31, 2018

What: On Friday evening, Marquette will kick-off National Marquette Day with President Michael R. Lovell and Head Basketball Coaches Steve Wojciechowski and Carolyn Kieger with a pep rally before the women’s basketball game against Providence. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. A fireworks show will take place following the game. There will also be special […]

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Ranney goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss new book on history of Wisconsin’s legal system

News release, January 25, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Joseph Ranney, an attorney and author, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Jan. 31, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. In his new book, “Wisconsin and the Shaping of American Law,” Ranney writes that while scholars […]

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Marquette Theatre will present ‘Student Body’

News release, January 22, 2018

MILWAUKEE —Marquette Theatre will present Student Body at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre, Feb. 15-18, and Feb. 21-25. Student Body is a play focused on the many questions that arise when a group of college students come across suspicious video footage. These college students become locked in an intense moral argument over how […]

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Marquette commercial banking program to host inaugural conference

News release, January 18, 2018

‘Bankruption’ author Waupsh will keynote Jan. 31 event MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s commercial banking program on Wednesday, Jan. 31, will host a conference featuring keynote speaker John Waupsh, chief innovation officer of the financial services company Kasasa and author of the book Bankruption: How Community Banking can Survive Fintech. The event will be held in […]

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Marquette University College of Nursing nurse anesthesia program receives full accreditation status

News release, January 16, 2018

MILWAUKEE — The Marquette University College of Nursing is pleased to announce that its newly developed Doctor of Nursing Practice Nurse Anesthesia Educational Program has received initial full accreditation from the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs. With this important designation, Marquette becomes the first academic institution in southeastern Wisconsin to offer a […]

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Marquette to launch fully online MBA

News release, January 9, 2018

New 28-month cohort program will help meet market demand MILWAUKEE — The Marquette University Graduate School of Management has announced it will now offer a fully online MBA program. The school will begin enrolling students in the first cohort for the 28-month program in January 2018, with coursework set to begin in the fall semester. […]

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Marquette’s Dwyane Wade “Live to Dream” Summer Reading Program curbs summer literacy slide

News release, December 19, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s College of Education has released results of its Dwyane Wade “Live to Dream” Summer Reading Program, showing significant progress in curbing the “summer slide” in reading achievement among inner-city Milwaukee school children.   The “summer slide” refers to the tendency for students, especially those from low-income families, to lose achievement gains […]

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‘A Year with Frog and Toad’ to be presented by Marquette Theatre

News release, December 18, 2017

MILWAUKEE —Marquette Theatre will present A Year with Frog and Toad at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre Jan. 14, Jan. 20-21, and Jan. 27-28. Based on Arnold Lobel’s books, A Year with Frog and Toad is an imaginative and entertaining children’s musical that follows the budding friendship of two unlikely amphibians, a cranky […]

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