News Releases

Former MLB Commissioner Selig goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 4, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Allan H. (Bud) Selig, Commissioner Emeritus of Major League Baseball and Distinguished Lecturer in Sports Law and Policy at Marquette University, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, April 12, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan […]

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Marquette University College of Nursing to launch nurse anesthesia program

News release, April 3, 2017

MILWAUKEE — The Marquette University College of Nursing today announced a new Doctor of Nursing Practice Nurse Anesthesia Program designed to meet a growing demand for nurse anesthetists. The program will bring together the nursing education and research expertise of Marquette with the clinical and educational thought leadership of the Medical College of Wisconsin. Froedtert […]

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Judge Paul Watford goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 3, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — Judge Paul Watford of the U.S Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 11, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. In a highly partisan world, Watford […]

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Conference will examine art, aesthetics and the future of urban life, April 5-7

News release, March 30, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Scholars from around the world will participate in a three-day conference examining art, aesthetics and the future of urban life in western and eastern societies at Marquette University, April 5-7. The conference opens at the Haggerty Museum of Art on April 5, at 5 p.m., and continues in the Beaumier Suites at Marquette’s […]

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Marquette College of Communication announces 2017-18 class of journalists for O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism

News release, March 30, 2017

MILWAUKEE – The J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication announced today that five journalists will join the Perry and Alicia O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism in August. Gary Harki and Anita Hassan, investigative reporters, The Virginian-Pilot in Norfolk and Houston Chronicle, respectively; Erin Richards, an education reporter, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, and Andy […]

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Angela Davis to speak at Marquette, March 29

News release, March 28, 2017

Dr. Angela Davis, a scholar and activist, will speak as part of the Marquette Forum series on Wednesday, March 29, at 7 p.m. at the Al McGuire Center. The event is sold out. Davis, a living witness to history and important struggles of current times, focuses on social justice issues like racism, oppression and prison […]

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Winona LaDuke, two-time Green Party vice presidential candidate, to speak at Marquette April 6

News release, March 28, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Winona LaDuke, Green Party vice presidential candidate for presidential candidate Ralph Nader in 1996 and 2000, will speak at Marquette University on Thursday, April 6, at 6 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. LaDuke, whose appearance is sponsored by the Haggerty Museum of Art, works on issues of climate change, […]

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Marquette Theatre presents ‘Anything Goes’

News release, March 27, 2017

MILWAUKEE — The musical comedy Anything Goes will be presented by Marquette Theatre at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre, Thursday, April 6, through Sunday, April 23. Anything Goes stars the dashing Billy Crocker, a young Wall Street broker who takes a leap of faith for a chance at debutante Hope Harcourt. Along with […]

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**Photo/Video Opportunities** Marquette’s Dance Marathon will be held March 25

News release, March 23, 2017

This year’s Marquette Dance Marathon will take place Saturday, March 25, from noon to 8 p.m. at the Al McGuire Center. Dance Marathon is a student-run organization that raises funds the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. The cost is $25 per dancer. Last year the group raised more than $52,000. This year’s goal is $75,000. Media […]

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Marquette to unveil new innovation space on campus

News release, March 23, 2017

707 Hub will foster student innovation and entrepreneurship MILWAUKEE – Marquette will celebrate the grand opening of the 707 Hub, a new collaborative innovation space powered by the Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation Initiative, on Monday, March 27, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The 707 Hub is located on the first floor […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Trump approval rating at 41 percent in Wisconsin

News release, March 22, 2017

Voters react to health care changes, Russia, immigration, state issues 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 that President Donald Trump receives a 41 percent approval rating among registered voters in Wisconsin, while 47 percent disapprove and 11 percent say they […]

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Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction candidates to debate at Marquette

News release, March 21, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Marquette’s Law School and College of Education will host a debate between the candidates for Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction on Tuesday, March 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. On April 4, Wisconsin voters will select the state superintendent of public instruction for the next four […]

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Human rights law expert, Holocaust survivor Buergenthal goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law

News release, March 16, 2017

MILWAUKEE —Thomas Buergenthal, a leading authority on international and human rights law and one of the younger survivors of the Holocaust, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, March 23, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. This […]

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

News release, March 13, 2017

  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, March 22, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Two months into Donald Trump’s presidency, how are Wisconsin […]

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Marquette to host ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ conference in April

News release, March 6, 2017

Cult classic TV series celebrates 20th anniversary this month MILWAUKEE – A daylong conference on the cult classic television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer will feature speakers from the United States and Canada on April 1 at Marquette University. The event is being organized by two Marquette professors: James South, an associate professor of philosophy, and […]

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Marquette launching revised MBA program to better meet market demands

News release, March 1, 2017

Fewer required credit hours shorten time to degree MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s Graduate School of Management will roll out a revised version of its part-time MBA program this fall, Keyes Dean of Business Administration Dr. Brian Till announced. The measure, which will integrate components of the current curriculum to cut the number of credit hours […]

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**Photo/Video Opportunities** Marquette hosting its first-ever BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament

News release, February 28, 2017

What: At 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 2, Marquette women’s basketball coach Carolyn Kieger and student-athlete Natisha Hiedeman will be available for interviews at the Al McGuire Center (770 N. 12th St.) to preview the 2017 BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament. Marquette is hosting this year’s tournament, which begins at the Al McGuire Center on […]

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MPS Superintendent Driver goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, February 28, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Darienne Driver will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, March 8, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Since becoming MPS Superintendent in 2014, Driver has earned positive reviews from community […]

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Wisconsin Chief Justice Roggensack to present Law School’s Hallows Lecture

News release, February 27, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Patience Drake Roggensack will present “Tough Talk and the Institutional Legitimacy of Our Courts” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture on Tuesday, March 7, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. In her lecture, Chief Justice Roggensack will invite the legal and broader community to […]

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Marquette’s engineering dean receives honors from Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network and STEM Forward

News release, February 27, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Kristina Ropella, Opus dean of Engineering, has received a pair of honors. Ropella has been awarded the 2016 Outstanding Dean Award from The Kern Family Foundation, and has been named 2016 Engineer of the Year by STEM Forward. The Foundation award was presented at the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN) National Conference […]

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