Archive | 2010

Entrepreneurship Week to feature Apple’s Wozniak, Priceline’s Hoffman

News release, October 26, 2010

Marquette’s Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship hosting series of events on innovation MILWAUKEE — To celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship in Marquette’s College of Business Administration will host a weeklong series of programs on entrepreneurship and innovation Nov. 14-20. Events include a live video presentation by Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and a […]

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Republican and Democratic party chairmen at “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, October 25, 2010

Event InformationDate: Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010Time: 12:15 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Wisconsin Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus and Wisconsin Democratic Party Chairman Mike Tate will be the guests for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 12:15 p.m. The event will […]

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‘The Beaux Stratagem’ to be performed at Marquette

News release, October 22, 2010

Event Information:Date:        Nov. 11-21, 2010Time:        Thursday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.                Sunday, 2:30 p.m.Location:    Evan P. and Marion Helfaer Theatre                 525 N. 13th St. After squandering their fortunes on drink and gambling, Tom Aimwell and Jack Archer seek refuge in the countryside. They hope to seduce two ladies of status and fortune, […]

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Fall Music Performances at Marquette kick off on Halloween

News release, October 22, 2010

Marquette University’s music programs will begin their annual fall concerts with a performance of “Danse Macabre,” or “Dance of Death,” by the symphony orchestra on Halloween. All concerts are in the Varsity Theatre, 1324 W. Wisconsin Ave., and are free and open to the public. Sunday, Oct. 31, 2 p.m. Orchestra Concert The Marquette University […]

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Marquette to host panel discussion on sustainability in business

News release, October 21, 2010

Event Information:Date: Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010Time: 4 p.m.Place: Alumni Memorial Union           Ballroom, 3rd Floor           1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. Panel includes experts from GE Healthcare, S.C. Johnson, Kraft Foods MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s College of Business Administration on Tuesday, Nov. 9, will host “Sustainability and the Triple Bottom Line,” a panel discussion followed by topical breakout […]

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PHOTO/VIDEO OP: Milwaukee-area children celebrate ‘HALLoween’ at Marquette University

News release, October 21, 2010

Event Information:                                Date: Oct. 27, 2010                                    Time: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.Place: See below. MILWAUKEE — For the 13th consecutive year, the Marquette University Residence Hall Association is providing Milwaukee-area youth, ages 3 to 11, with a safe, fun-filled […]

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Education innovator will be Marquette social entrepreneur in residence

News release, October 18, 2010

Raj Vinnakota to kick off program, panel discussion on urban education Nov. 9 MILWAUKEE — Nationally renowned education entrepreneur Rajiv Vinnakota will be Marquette University’s social entrepreneur in residence, Nov. 7-13. The co-founder and managing director of the SEED Foundation Inc. will spend a week working with students and faculty across campus on socially responsible […]

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Noted ‘Bowling Alone’ author to discuss religion in America at Marquette

News release, October 15, 2010

Event Information: Date: Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010 Time: 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Place: Weasler Auditorium 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. Public policy professor Robert Putnam examines religion and politics in new book MILWAUKEE — Robert Putnam, professor of public policy at the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government and the author of the […]

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Marquette names Kate Venne director of university communication

News release, October 15, 2010

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has named Kate Venne as its new director of university communication. Venne has more than 12 years of experience in communications and journalism in the Milwaukee area. Prior to joining Marquette, Venne was director of communications for the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority. In addition to her experience as a […]

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Pulitzer Prize-winning Marquette alumna to deliver Simmons Lecture

News release, October 13, 2010

Jacqui Banaszynski to speak on ‘bearing witness with courage and compassion’ Event Information:Date: Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010Time: 5 p.m.Place: Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union Ballroom Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Marquette alumna Jacqui Banaszynski, Jour ’74, will deliver the annual Edward D. Simmons Lecture on Society and Human Values at 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, in […]

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Marquette economics chair named to Chicago Fed advisory council

News release, October 11, 2010

Chowdhury will join other academics to provide monetary policy advice MILWAUKEE — Abdur Chowdhury, chair and professor of economics in Marquette University’s College of Business Administration, has been appointed to the Chicago Federal Reserve Bank’s Academic Advisory Council. Chowdhury will join more than a dozen other professors from institutions within the Chicago Fed’s district to […]

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New MPS Superintendent Thornton next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, October 8, 2010

Gregory Thornton, superintendent for Milwaukee Public Schools, will be the next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 12:15 p.m. The event will take place in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The future of the state’s largest public school district will be the topic […]

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Water quality program among 10 new Marquette engineering academies for K-12 students

News release, October 7, 2010

MILWAUKEE — The Engineering Outreach Program in Marquette University’s College of Engineering is offering 10 new academies for students ages 6 through 18, in addition to popular returning programs. Now in its sixth year, the program continues to develop and offer unique opportunities for students to have fun while learning problem solving skills. The 10 […]

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Marquette researchers find differences in international ‘textiquette’

News release, October 6, 2010

Professors Shuter, Chattopadhyay examined text messaging behaviors in U.S., India MILWAUKEE — Marquette University communication professors have found that there are emerging interpersonal norms in text messaging behavior among college-age students in the United States and India — and those standards differ considerably between the two countries. Robert Shuter, a professor of communication studies in […]

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Role of money in politics next topic of “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, October 4, 2010

Event Information Date: Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010 Time: 12:15 p.m. Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall 1215 W. Michigan St. Jay Heck, executive director of Common Cause Wisconsin, and Marquette Law School Professor Rick Esenberg will be the guests for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Tuesday, Oct. 5, at […]

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Hildegard of Bingen comes to life in free one-woman performance

News release, October 1, 2010

Event Information        Date: Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010          Time: 7:30 p.m. Place:  Church of the Gesu, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave. The Medieval Studies Minor at Marquette University, Church of the Gesu and Marquette’s Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures are co-sponsoring Hildegard of Bingen and the Living Light, Sunday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at Church of […]

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Dr. Joseph Green named director of Marquette University’s EOP

News release, September 30, 2010

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has appointed Dr. Joseph Green, director of TRIO Programs at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, as director of its Educational Opportunity Program. As director, Green will oversee daily operations of the EOP, an academic program that assists low-income and first-generation students whose parents do not have a baccalaureate degree, […]

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Nursing students pledge commitment to profession

News release, September 28, 2010

Event Information                                Date: Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010                                Time: 1 p.m.Place: Church of the Gesu          1145 W. Wisconsin Ave. More than 200 future nurses will pledge their commitment to the healing profession at a ceremony Sunday, Oct. 3, at 1 p.m. at […]

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Chairman of the Bradley Center Board next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, September 27, 2010

Event InformationDate: Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010Time: 12:15 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Marc Marotta, the newest chairman of the Bradley Center Board, will be the next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Thursday, Sept. 30, at 12:15 p.m. The event will take place […]

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Attorney General candidates to make first joint appearance at “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette Law School

News release, September 20, 2010

Event InformationDate: Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010Time: 12:15 p.m.Place: Marquette Law School, Eckstein Hall          1215 W. Michigan St. Candidates for Wisconsin Attorney General, J.B. Van Hollen and Scott Hassett, will be the guests for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” at Marquette University Law School, Thursday, Oct. 7, at 12:15 p.m. The event will take place […]

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