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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 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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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Trump approval rating at 41 percent in Wisconsin

News release, June 28, 2017

Opinions split on health care, Russia, other 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 President Donald Trump receives a 41 percent approval rating among registered voters in Wisconsin, while 51 percent disapprove and 7 percent say that they don’t […]

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Michael Scott goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss problem-oriented policing

News release, June 22, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Michael Scott, the director of the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, June 26, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Problem-oriented policing is a concept devised by Herman Goldstein, who […]

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Charles Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ to present new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, June 21, 2017

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 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall. How do voters view President Donald Trump after five months in office? What do […]

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Marquette University mourns the loss of alumna, friend and major benefactor, Kay Eckstein

News release, June 20, 2017

The Marquette University community mourns the loss of one of its closest friends and most significant benefactors, Kathryn “Kay” Eckstein. Kay received her bachelor’s degree from Marquette in speech in 1949. The Marquette University Law School facility is named in the honor of her and her husband, Ray, Law ’49. “Kay Eckstein lived a life filled […]

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Professor, author Florida goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss challenges facing cities

News release, May 31, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Professor and author Richard Florida will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, June 8, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. In 2002, Florida’s best-selling book, “The Rise of the Creative Class,” focused on a demographic […]

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Photo/video opportunities: Marquette Commencement is May 21

News release, May 17, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s 136th Commencement will take place on Sunday, May 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, 1001 N. 4th St. Marquette will provide a live webcast of the Commencement ceremony. Sister Maria Marciano, O.P., a Dominican sister from Brazil, will be the ceremony’s keynote speaker. A […]

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White, Chisholm and Reed go ‘On the Issues’ to discuss Milwaukee County’s use of PSA risk assessment tool

News release, May 16, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County Chief Judge Maxine White, Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm and Wisconsin First Assistant State Public Defender Tom Reed will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, May 24, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Since 2012, Milwaukee […]

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Marquette Law School to host workshop on innovation in food, energy and water

News release, May 8, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — Marquette University Law School will host an interdisciplinary workshop, “Innovation at the Food-Energy-Water Nexus,” on Tuesday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The workshop, which is sponsored by a grant from the National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Water Equipment and […]

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Sheldon and Marianne Lubar give $5.5 million gift to fund Marquette Law School public policy initiative

News release, April 25, 2017

Law School establishes Lubar Center for Public Policy Research and Civic Education MILWAUKEE — Sheldon and Marianne Lubar and Marquette University Law School announced today that the Law School will establish the Lubar Center for Public Policy Research and Civic Education. The endeavor will be endowed by an additional gift of $5.5 million, expanding upon […]

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Children’s Hospital president and CEO Troy goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 13, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Peggy Troy, the president and chief executive officer of Children’s Hospital and Health System, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, April 20, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. As a student in Marquette’s College […]

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Political consultant Pudner goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 11, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — John Pudner, the executive director of Take Back Our Republic, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 18, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Pudner, a conservative political consultant and Marquette University alumnus, […]

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Former MLB Commissioner Selig goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 4, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Allan H. (Bud) Selig, Commissioner Emeritus of Major League Baseball and Distinguished Lecturer in Sports Law and Policy at Marquette University, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, April 12, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan […]

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Judge Paul Watford goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, April 3, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — Judge Paul Watford of the U.S Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 11, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. In a highly partisan world, Watford […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Trump approval rating at 41 percent in Wisconsin

News release, March 22, 2017

Voters react to health care changes, Russia, immigration, 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 President Donald Trump receives a 41 percent approval rating among registered voters in Wisconsin, while 47 percent disapprove and 11 percent say they […]

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Human rights law expert, Holocaust survivor Buergenthal goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law

News release, March 16, 2017

MILWAUKEE —Thomas Buergenthal, a leading authority on international and human rights law and one of the younger survivors of the Holocaust, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, March 23, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. This […]

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Charles Franklin goes ‘On the Issues’ to present new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, March 13, 2017

  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 22, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Two months into Donald Trump’s presidency, how are Wisconsin […]

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**Photo/Video Opportunities** Marquette hosting its first-ever BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament

News release, February 28, 2017

What: At 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 2, Marquette women’s basketball coach Carolyn Kieger and student-athlete Natisha Hiedeman will be available for interviews at the Al McGuire Center (770 N. 12th St.) to preview the 2017 BIG EAST women’s basketball tournament. Marquette is hosting this year’s tournament, which begins at the Al McGuire Center on […]

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MPS Superintendent Driver goes ‘On the Issues’ at Marquette Law School

News release, February 28, 2017

  MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Darienne Driver will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, March 8, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Since becoming MPS Superintendent in 2014, Driver has earned positive reviews from community […]

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Wisconsin Chief Justice Roggensack to present Law School’s Hallows Lecture

News release, February 27, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Patience Drake Roggensack will present “Tough Talk and the Institutional Legitimacy of Our Courts” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture on Tuesday, March 7, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. In her lecture, Chief Justice Roggensack will invite the legal and broader community to […]

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