Archive | 2017

Political commentator, law professor Hewitt goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, September 13, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Hugh Hewitt, a political commentator and law professor at the Chapman University Fowler School of Law, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Sept. 28, at 4 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Hewitt is a nationally syndicated radio […]

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Political commentator, author Sykes goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, September 12, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Political commentator and author Charlie Sykes will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Sept. 26, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. For more than 20 years, Sykes was arguably the most influential conservative voice in […]

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Pulitzer-winning Panama Papers journalist to keynote 2017 Burleigh Media Ethics Lecture

News release, September 12, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Marina Walker Guevara, deputy director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and coordinator of The Panama Papers investigation, will keynote the 2017 Burleigh Media Ethics Lecture on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union Monaghan Ballrooms, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The “Panama Papers” series which won a 2017 […]

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Marquette names new chief financial officer

News release, September 7, 2017

Marquette University has named Joel Pogodzinski as its new chief financial officer, Executive Vice President for Operations Dave Lawlor announced today. Pogodzinski, who most recently served as vice president of finance and chief financial officer at Broan-NuTone LLC in Hartford, Wisconsin, will begin in his role on Sept. 18, 2017. A 1994 graduate of the […]

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Vanderbilt professor, international law expert Wuerth to present Boden Lecture at Marquette Law School

News release, September 7, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Ingrid Wuerth, the Helen Strong Curry Chair in International Law at Vanderbilt University, will present “International law and peace among nations” for Marquette Law School’s Boden Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Eckstein Hall. For almost a century, international law has tried to prevent armed conflict […]

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Wuerth, Scoville and Gramer go ‘On the Issues’ to discuss Trump administration and foreign policy

News release, September 6, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Vanderbilt University Law School professor Ingrid Wuerth, Marquette University Law School professor Ryan Scoville and Foreign Policy magazine reporter Robbie Gramer will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Sept. 14, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein […]

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‘Working’ will be presented by Marquette Theatre

News release, September 5, 2017

MILWAUKEE —Marquette Theatre will present Working at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre Sept. 28 – Oct. 1, and Oct. 4-8. As tribute to the American workforce, Working shines the spotlight on everyday workers. This 2012 adaptation of Working is a series of vignettes that explores 26 people from all walks of life. From […]

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Reporter, author Egan goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss Great Lakes issues at Marquette Law School

News release, August 31, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Dan Egan, a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and author of “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes,” will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. […]

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World-renowned photojournalist to give presentation at Marquette University

News release, August 25, 2017

2017 Outstanding Nature Photographer winner to speak Sept. 7 MILWAUKEE — Christian Ziegler, world-renowned nature photojournalist from Germany, will lecture at Marquette University on Thursday, Sept. 7, at 4 p.m. in the Weasler Auditorium, 1506 Wisconsin Ave. Ziegler, a tropical ecologist, is a regular contributor to National Geographic and has been published in Geo, Smithsonian […]

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Marquette’s Haggerty Museum of Art receives $146,000 federal grant

News release, August 24, 2017

Funds are for a public art project by renowned artist Mary Miss  MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art has been awarded a $146,404 federal grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services for a public art project by artist Mary Miss that creates place-based experiences exploring water systems throughout Milwaukee’s urban landscape. […]

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Students in the United States and India hold different opinions on use of smart phones and tablets in college classrooms

News release, August 23, 2017

Marquette researcher says cultural differences show policies at U.S. colleges may need to be re-examined  MILWAUKEE – Should policies on the use of smart phones, tablets and laptops in college classrooms be examined for cultural bias? A study by a Marquette University researcher argues that it might be time for a re-evaluation of these policies […]

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Public Policy Forum president Henken goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, August 23, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Rob Henken, president of the Public Policy Forum, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Aug. 30, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Like many cities, Milwaukee has to deliver core public services for its […]

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Marquette civil, construction and environmental engineering professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award

News release, August 22, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Brooke Mayer, assistant professor of civil, construction and environmental engineering, was recently named one of the 2017 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. The award grants up to $32,000 to fund a one-semester sabbatical. Mayer plans to spend the semester as a visiting scholar at the School of Sustainable Engineering and the […]

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Marquette welcomes final class to live in McCormick Hall

News release, August 21, 2017

MILWAUKEE – On Thursday, Aug. 24, more than 2,000 freshmen from 40 states, 27 countries and two U.S. territories will move into residence halls on the Marquette University campus and begin to call Milwaukee home. This academic year marks the last class that will live in McCormick Hall. The residence hall, which opened in 1968, […]

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Marquette chemistry professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award

News release, August 17, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Jier Huang, assistant professor of chemistry, was recently named one of the 2017 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. Huang has set out to develop new strategies for tapping the promise of solar energy through the development of light-activated catalysts that convert light from the sun into chemical energy. Since 2013, when […]

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Marquette University Police Department welcomes new K9 officer

News release, August 16, 2017

This Friday, Aug. 18, media are welcome attend a swearing-in ceremony for two new members of the Marquette University Police Department: Nattie, a dog who will serve the department in a community outreach role, and Carolina Seidl, a new officer who brought Nattie to the department from a shelter. Nattie’s primary role in the department […]

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Media advisory: Marquette, Sendik’s set ribbon-cutting for new on-campus store

News release, August 15, 2017

MILWAUKEE — The new Sendik’s Fresh2GO Marquette store will officially open on the university’s campus Tuesday, Aug. 22, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. The grocery store, which Marquette President Michael R. Lovell announced in June, is located on 16th Street, just north of West Wells Street. Lovell will join Sendik’s family co-owner Ted […]

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Marquette University signs seven-year agreement to play home games at Bucks’ new arena

News release, August 15, 2017

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Bucks and Marquette University have signed a seven-year agreement in which Marquette’s men’s basketball team will play its home games at the Bucks’ new sports and entertainment arena, beginning with the 2018-19 season. The announcement was made at a press conference today on the main concourse of the new Bucks arena […]

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Marquette psychology professor receives Way Klingler Young Scholars Award

News release, August 14, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Nicholas Heck, assistant professor of psychology, was recently named one of the 2017 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. Heck conducts research that looks at the results of stress specific to a person’s sexual orientation and gender identity, as opposed to more general forms of stress. The award grants up to $32,000 […]

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Marquette University professors receive Way Klingler Teaching Enhancement Award

News release, August 9, 2017

MILWAUKEE —Dr. Khadijah Makky, clinical assistant professor of biomedical sciences in the College of Health Sciences; Dr. Judith Maloney, clinical associate professor of biomedical sciences; Dr. Amber Young-Brice, clinical assistant professor of nursing; Ms. Kim Jensen Bohat, director of service learning in the Center for Teaching and Learning; and Mr. Jamie Cheatham, assistant professor of […]

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