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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Clinton, Feingold leading; deep divisions remain inside both parties

News release, July 13, 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 43 percent support and Republican candidate Donald Trump with 37 percent support in a head-to-head presidential matchup among Wisconsin registered voters. Eleven percent say they will vote […]

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

News release, July 6, 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, July 13, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. A week before the party conventions begin, how united are […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Clinton, Feingold leading; majorities have negative views of presidential candidates

News release, June 15, 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 Hillary Clinton with 42 percent and Donald Trump with 35 percent support among Wisconsin registered voters in a presidential race matchup. Seventeen percent say they will vote for neither candidate. In the […]

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

News release, June 7, 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, June 15, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With the primary season over, are the parties uniting behind […]

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Sensenbrenner, Mukasey, Flynn among guests for Law School conference on post-9/11 national security and individual liberty issues

News release, May 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE — U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey and Milwaukee Chief of Police Ed Flynn are among the featured guests for an upcoming conference, “National Security, Individual Liberty, and You,” on Thursday, June 2, from 8:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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State representative Kooyenga, teachers’ union president Schroeder to discuss the future of education in Milwaukee

News release, May 11, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin State Rep. Dale Kooyenga and Milwaukee Teachers’ Education Association President Kim Schroeder will be the featured guests in an event, “The Future of Education in Milwaukee: One Conversation, Two Points of View,” Tuesday, May 17, 12:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The two guests will […]

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Author, sociology professor Sharkey goes “On the Issues” to discuss racial inequality issues affecting urban areas

News release, April 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Patrick Sharkey, Associate Professor of Sociology at New York University, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 26, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Sharkey is the author of Stuck in Place: Urban Neighborhoods […]

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Neurosurgeon Bailes, sports law professor Mitten go “On the Issues” to discuss head injuries in sports

News release, April 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Neurosurgeon Dr. Julian Bailes and sports law professor Matt Mitten will discuss the scientific and legal aspects of sports-related head injuries as the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 19, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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Andreesen Horowitz partner, former Facebook general counsel Ullyot to present Nies Lecture at Marquette Law School

News release, April 8, 2016

MILWAUKEE —Ted Ullyot, a partner with venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and former general counsel for Facebook, will present “Innovation, Disruption, and Intellectual Property: A View From Silicon Valley” for Marquette Law School’s Nies Lecture in Intellectual Property on Tuesday, April 12, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan Street. The American technology […]

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Former White House legal advisers Kavanaugh, Ullyot go “On the Issues” at Marquette Law School

News release, April 7, 2016

Former White House legal advisers Brett Kavanaugh and Ted Ullyot will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, April 13, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Ullyot and Kavanaugh both were successful young attorneys when they were hired […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Cruz, Sanders ahead in Wisconsin presidential primaries; Bradley leads state Supreme Court race

News release, March 30, 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 Ted Cruz ahead in the Wisconsin Republican presidential primary race, supported by 40 percent of likely voters to 30 percent for Donald Trump and 21 percent for John Kasich, while 8 percent […]

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

News release, March 21, 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, March 30, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Election questions abound. How are Wisconsin voters leaning in the […]

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Marquette Autism Consortium formed to help people with autism spectrum disorder

News release, March 10, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University announced today it has formed the Marquette Autism Consortium to promote the exchange of ideas among people and groups on campus who are interested in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The consortium seeks to increase opportunities for awareness and inclusion, education, collaborative efforts, research, community connections, and development of resources for individuals […]

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Judge Albert Diaz to present Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture

News release, February 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Judge Albert Diaz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit will present “Life Tenure on the Bench: Virtue or Vice?” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture on Wednesday, March 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. From the beginning of the 2016 presidential election campaign, the […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight Democratic race, Trump maintaining Republican lead in Wisconsin

News release, February 25, 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 a tight race for the Democratic presidential nomination in Wisconsin and Donald Trump maintaining his lead for the Republican nomination. In the Democratic race, Bernie Sanders receives support from 44 percent to Hillary […]

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Harvard professor, author Desmond goes “On the Issues” to discuss new book on eviction and urban poverty in Milwaukee

News release, February 25, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Harvard University professor and author Matthew Desmond will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, March 1, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Desmond will discuss his new book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American […]

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MATC president Martin goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, February 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Area Technical College President Vicki Martin will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With four campuses and more than 38,000 students in the area, MATC plays […]

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Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic to receive two awards recognizing community engagement

News release, February 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — In recognition of Marquette Law School’s ongoing service to the Milwaukee community, the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic is being recognized with a pair of awards: one presented by Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki and the other by the United Community Center. Archbishop Listecki will present a “Treasures of the Church” award to the […]

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

News release, February 15, 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,” Thursday, February 25, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. How have the presidential nominating contests shifted in the wake […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight races in Wisconsin presidential primaries

News release, January 28, 2016

Feingold holds lead over Johnson in U.S. Senate race 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 tight races among Wisconsin voters for both parties’ presidential nominations. In the Democratic race, Hillary Clinton receives 45 percent to Bernie Sanders’ 43 percent, with […]

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