Archive | 2010

‘A Year with Frog and Toad’ to be performed at Marquette

News release, December 17, 2010

UPDATED JAN. 13, 2011: The Department of Performing Arts has added a fourth performance of “Frog and Toad,” Saturday, Jan. 22, at 11 a.m. The other three performances are sold out. For tickets, please contact the box office at at (414) 288-7504 or online. Event Information: Date:        Jan. 15, Jan. 22-23, 2010 Time:       […]

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Marquette Law School announces $2 million gift to establish Lubar Fund for Public Policy

News release, December 16, 2010

Marquette University Law School today announced a $2 million gift from Milwaukee business leader and philanthropist Sheldon Lubar for the creation of the Sheldon B. Lubar Fund for Public Policy at the Law School. The fund will specifically support public policy research and initiatives, including conferences and symposia; faculty research; curriculum development; and programs that […]

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Marquette to celebrate Mid-year Commencement Sunday, Dec. 19

News release, December 10, 2010

Nearly 500 Marquette University graduates will be recognized at the Mid-year Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 19, at the U.S. Cellular Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave. The program will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will feature a keynote address by Dr. Joseph Daniels, professor of economics in the College of Business Administration, as well as remarks […]

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Marquette to offer new doctoral degree

News release, December 9, 2010

Degree focus is clinical and translational rehabilitation health science Marquette University will offer a doctoral program and master’s degree in clinical and translational rehabilitation health science beginning in fall 2011. The university’s Board of Trustees approved the new programs Wednesday. The programs will be part of the Department of Physical Therapy in Marquette’s College of […]

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Christmas comes alive at Marquette

News release, December 6, 2010

Tree lighting, nativity celebrate the holiday season Marquette University will present two outdoor programs to help celebrate the Christmas season this month. The residents of David A. Straz Tower will host the fourth annual “Bring Home Jesus” live nativity event, a 24-hour display beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, in front of Raynor Memorial […]

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Cancer pain at the end of life is topic of nursing lecture

News release, December 1, 2010

Dr. Judith Paice will present “The War on Cancer Pain — Making a Difference at the End of Life” for the James J. Wake Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at 5:30 p.m. in Emory Clark Hall 111, 530 N. 16th St., Milwaukee. Paice is director of the Cancer Pain Program in the Division of […]

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Sounds of the season at Marquette University

News release, December 1, 2010

Free concerts offered throughout December Marquette University will be filled with the sounds of Christmas as a variety of Marquette music groups perform holiday concerts. “Lessons and Carols,” a concert featuring performances by the Liturgical Choir, Marquette Chorus, Gospel Choir and Faculty Choir, kicks things off Friday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in The Church […]

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Marquette researcher receives NIH grant to study the use of emergency departments for dental care

News release, November 30, 2010

MILWAUKEE — Christopher Okunseri, associate professor of dental public health in the Marquette University School of Dentistry, has been awarded more than $300,000 from the National Institutes of Health to study treatments provided to patients with non-traumatic dental conditions within hospital emergency departments in the United States. Non-traumatic dental conditions are those not deemed critical […]

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‘Tis the season: Holiday story ideas from Marquette University

News release, November 29, 2010

Blended families, noisy toys and more As you develop news stories this holiday season, Marquette University offers the following ideas and related experts to assist you. Please feel free to contact any of these individuals directly; otherwise, contact Kate Venne in the Office of Marketing and Communication. For additional holiday ideas see our 2008 and […]

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Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig joins Marquette Law School as distinguished lecturer in sports law and policy

News release, November 23, 2010

Major League Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig has been named to the adjunct faculty at Marquette University Law School as distinguished lecturer in sports law and policy. “Bud Selig is, without question, one of the most skilled and accomplished professionals in the sports industry today,” said Joseph D. Kearney, dean of Marquette Law School. […]

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Gov. Doyle next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, November 19, 2010

Event InformationDate: Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010Time: 12:15 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle will be the guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 12:15 p.m. The event will take place in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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Acclaimed folk guitarist Mulvey to perform benefit concert at Marquette

News release, November 12, 2010

Event InformationDate: Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010Time: 7 p.m.Place: Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. Acclaimed Americana and folk singer-songwriter Peter Mulvey will perform “A Celebration of the Life of John McCabe,” Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public. A 1991 Marquette alumnus and […]

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Marquette accepting applications for 9th annual Business Plan Competition

News release, November 10, 2010

MILWAUKEE — The Marquette University Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship is accepting submissions for its 2010 Business Plan Competition. The application deadline, which requires completing an entry form and answering three questions, is Monday, Jan. 10, 2011; however, registration for anyone applying by Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, is free. Those applying after Dec. 6 must pay […]

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Executive director of Zilber Family Foundation next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, November 9, 2010

Event InformationDate: Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010Time: 12:15 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Susan Lloyd, executive director of the Zilber Family Foundation, will be the guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Thursday, Nov. 11, at 12:15 p.m. The event will take place in Eckstein […]

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Marquette convenes urban education conference

News release, November 5, 2010

National and local education experts to discuss “High Success with High-Need Kids” Event InformationDate: Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010Time: See belowPlace: Marquette Law School — Eckstein Hall — and Weasler Auditorium Contact Marquette University Law School and the Marquette University College of Education will convene national and local education experts for a one-day conference entitled, “Urban Education […]

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PBS NewsHour senior correspondent next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, November 3, 2010

Event InformationDate: Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010Time: 2 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Ray Suarez, a senior correspondent for PBS NewsHour, will be the next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Saturday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. The event will take place in Eckstein […]

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Marquette University partners with Zipcar to offer alternative transportation option

News release, November 1, 2010

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has launched a new partnership with Zipcar Inc., a car-sharing service. Zipcar is an alternative transportation option that provides cars that can be reserved by the day or hour, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Two Zipcars will be available at Marquette, located in parking Lot G behind Zilber […]

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Marquette professors to analyze election results with students

News release, October 29, 2010

Political science professors from Marquette University will analyze the results of the Nov. 2 election with Marquette students in the Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, 535 N. 14th Street, rooms 111-113, starting at 6:30 p.m. that evening. Professors Julia Azari, Steve Engel and McGee Young will offer ideas and insight into the results and answer questions […]

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Water in our solar system topic of Coyne Lecture

News release, October 28, 2010

NASA director to discuss how and where water has been found in our solar system Event InformationDate: Thursday, Nov. 11Time: 4:30 p.m.Place: Tony and Lucille Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. Anne Kinney, director of NASA’s Solar System Exploration Division, will present “The Wet Solar System; Polar Ice on the Earth and Moon, Water on […]

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Marquette College of Engineering receives $4.75 million grant to help children with orthopaedic disabilities

News release, October 27, 2010

Marquette University has been named a national Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center by the U.S. Department of Education and will receive nearly $5 million over the next five years to implement four research and four development projects aimed at addressing the needs of children with orthopaedic disabilities. Gerald Harris, professor of biomedical engineering, is the principal […]

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