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Chris Jenkins

About Chris Jenkins

Chris is the Associate Director of University Communication in the Office of Marketing and Communication. Contact Chris at (414) 288-4745 or christopher.t.jenkins@marquette.edu.

Marquette engineer receives $1.5 million from U.S. Air Force to study how to prevent accidental detonations of explosives and propellants

News release, November 2, 2018

Dr. John Borg will develop a surrogate substructure to test and reduce accidental detonations MILWAUKEE — When hit by a blast or impact, explosives and propellants used in airbags, rockets, mining, munitions and other engineered systems can accidentally detonate. The U.S. Air Force has turned to  Dr. John Borg, professor and chair of mechanical engineering, […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Walker, Evers tied in Wisconsin’s race for governor

News release, October 31, 2018

Baldwin leads Vukmir for Senate; close race for state attorney general Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll of Wisconsin voters finds a tie in the state’s race for governor, with incumbent Republican Scott Walker and Democrat challenger Tony Evers […]

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Marquette University receives national innovation awards

News release, October 29, 2018

MILWAUKEE — In recognition of the university’s efforts to cultivate a culture of innovative and collaborative problem solving within its students, faculty, staff and community, Marquette University earned two national awards for innovation at the University Economic Development Association’s annual summit. Marquette won a 2018 Award of Excellence for Developing Innovation and the Journal of […]

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Marquette Law School Poll director Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ with new poll Oct. 31

News release, October 25, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin will provide the results of a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. With less than a week until Election Day, Franklin […]

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PolitiFact staffers go ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, October 17, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Angie Drobnic Holan, the editor of PolitiFact, and Tom Kertscher, PolitiFact Wisconsin reporter with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Since it began in […]

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Milwaukee redevelopment leaders go ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, October 15, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee redevelopment leaders Melissa Goins, JoAnne Sabir and Juli Kaufmann will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 12:30 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Goins is the vice president of J. Jeffers & Co. and president […]

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Marquette Law School National Sports Law Institute conference to examine issues including athletes’ rights, esports

News release, October 5, 2018

MILWAUKEE — The National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School will include a keynote speech on athletes’ rights and an examination of issues in the emerging field of esports when it hosts its 29th annual conference on Friday, Oct. 12, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Lubar Center at Eckstein Hall. The conference, […]

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Milwaukee Film CEO Jackson goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, October 4, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Jonathan Jackson, the chief executive officer and artistic director of Milwaukee Film, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Now in its 11th year, the Milwaukee Film Festival has […]

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Marquette Law School Poll director Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ with new poll Oct. 10

News release, October 3, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin will provide the results of a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. With just under four weeks to go until election […]

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Marquette University to host week-long Homecoming celebration, Oct. 1-7

News release, September 28, 2018

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University will host a series of events and celebrations during Homecoming Week and Alumni Reunion Weekend. Marquette is expecting to welcome thousands of current students, alumni and friends to the various events. Approximately 30,000 of Marquette’s more than 114,000 alumni nationwide live in southeast Wisconsin. “Homecoming Week is a time for our entire […]

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Former Wisconsin Gov. Doyle among guest speakers for Marquette Law School conference on the Great Lakes Compact

News release, September 27, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Former Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle and veteran journalist and author Peter Annin will be among the featured speakers during a half-day conference, “Evaluating the Great Lakes Compact on Its Tenth Anniversary,” presented by the Marquette Law School Water Law and Policy Initiative on Tuesday, Oct. 2, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Lubar […]

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Milwaukee Public Schools interim superintendent Posley goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, September 20, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Keith Posley, the interim superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. With the departure of former superintendent Darienne Driver, the state’s largest school […]

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Marquette University to sponsor three-day trauma conference, Sept. 26-28

News release, September 20, 2018

National conference to bring together trauma-informed care experts as part of Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM) initiative MILWAUKEE – Marquette University will sponsor a three-day “Healing Trauma, Healthy Communities” conference being hosted by human services agency SaintA and Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM), Sept. 26-28 in Milwaukee. National experts in generational, historical and childhood trauma […]

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Legal scholars Strauss, Young go ‘On the Issues’ and present annual Boden Lecture at Marquette Law School

News release, September 13, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Legal scholars David A. Strauss from the University of Chicago and Ernest A. Young from Duke University will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Sept. 20, at 12:30 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Later that afternoon, at 4:30 […]

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Marquette Law School Poll director Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ with new poll on candidates and issues

News release, September 12, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin will provide the results of a new statewide poll in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. This first post-Labor Day poll continues to track the competition for […]

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Milwaukee Police Chief Morales goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, September 7, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Sept. 13, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Morales joined the Milwaukee Police Department in 1993. He was named interim police chief in February, succeeding […]

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Former Wisconsin governor Tommy Thompson goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School to discuss newly released book

News release, August 29, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Tommy Thompson, the former governor of Wisconsin and author of a newly released book, “Tommy: My Journey of a Lifetime,” will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. In his […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight races for Wisconsin Governor, U.S. Senate seat

News release, August 22, 2018

Jobs, schools, health coverage are most important issues to state voters Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll MILWAUKEE — A new Marquette Law School Poll of Wisconsin voters finds a tight race for governor following last week’s statewide primary elections. Among likely voters (that is, those who […]

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Marquette Law School Poll director Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ with new poll on candidates and issues

News release, August 15, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin will provide the results of a new statewide poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Aug. 22, at 12:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Coming on the heels of the statewide partisan […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds roughly one in three Wisconsin voters still undecided one month before primaries

News release, July 18, 2018

Voters split along partisan lines on Supreme Court nominee, other national and 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, with four weeks to go until the Wisconsin primary elections, approximately one in three voters in the […]

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