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Christopher Stolarski

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Chris is a senior communication strategist in the Office of Marketing and Communication. Contact Chris at (414) 288-1988 or

Student-written play ‘White Privilege’ selected for Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

News release, December 11, 2018

MILWAUKEE — “White Privilege,” a play written by Marquette Theatre student Malaina Moore, has been selected to be performed next month at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Region III Festival in Madison. KCACTF is a national theatre program involving 18,000 students from colleges and universities nationwide that has served as a catalyst in improving […]


Marquette to celebrate holiday season with annual Christmas-tree lighting ceremony and festivities

News release, December 3, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University will celebrate the holiday season with “Igniting Hope,” the annual campus-wide Christmas event, on Monday, Dec. 3. The goal of Igniting Hope is to unite students and the community while welcoming the holiday season to campus. The main event, the Christmas tree-lighting ceremony, will take place at 5 p.m. in Westowne […]


PHOTO/VIDEO OP: Marquette faculty and staff hosting 300 students for Thanksgiving meal

News release, November 20, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University faculty and staff on Thursday, Nov. 22, at 11:30 a.m. will serve a Thanksgiving meal to approximately 300 students who are unable to travel home for the holiday, as well as underserved community members. Many of the expected attendees are international students. The dinner is provided in memory of Rev. William […]


Feldner named acting dean of communication at Marquette

News release, November 12, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Sarah Feldner, associate dean for graduate studies and research in the Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University, has been named the college’s acting dean, Acting Provost Kimo Ah Yun announced today. Feldner succeeds Ah Yun, who was named acting provost last month. She will begin in her new role immediately. “Dr. Feldner […]


Journalist Dave Zirin to discuss race and social activism in sports at Marquette, Nov. 8

News release, November 2, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Dave Zirin, sports editor for The Nation, will be the featured speaker in a conversation about race/racism, sports and social activism on Nov. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at Marquette University’s Alumni Memorial Union, Room 157, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. Zirin is the author of eight books on the politics of sports. A frequent […]


Kohler Co. CEO to deliver keynote at annual Business Leaders Forum

News release, October 17, 2018

David Kohler will discuss ‘Journey to the C-Suite and Kohler’s Evolution: A Leadership Perspective’ MILWAUKEE — David Kohler, president and CEO of Kohler Co., will be the featured speaker at the Marquette Business Leaders Forum on Thursday, Nov. 15. His keynote address, “Journey to the C-Suite and Kohler’s Evolution: A Leadership Perspective,” will be held […]


New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight race for Wisconsin governor, Baldwin leading in Senate contest

News release, October 10, 2018

Wisconsin voters weigh in on Kavanaugh confirmation, Mueller investigation Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at MILWAUKEE — With less than a month to go until Election Day, a new Marquette Law School Poll of Wisconsin voters finds incumbent Republican Gov. Scott Walker with 47 percent support and […]


Indianapolis Star editor to discuss ‘Exposing Larry Nassar’ at Marquette’s annual Burleigh Media Ethics Lecture

News release, October 9, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Steve Berta, investigations editor at the Indianapolis Star, will deliver “Exposing Larry Nassar” at the 2018 Burleigh Media Ethics Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Memorial Union Monaghan Ballroom, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. Berta, along with his colleagues Marisa Kwiatkowski, Mark Alesia and Tim Evans, worked together on […]


Marquette names Welburn new vice president for inclusive excellence

News release, October 8, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University today announced that Dr. William Welburn, formerly the executive director of institutional diversity and inclusion, has been promoted to vice president for inclusive excellence, a move Provost Dan Myers says is critical to elevating Marquette’s commitment to being a more inclusive campus for all. Welburn’s new role is effective immediately. “The […]


New Marquette Law School Poll finds Evers, Baldwin with leads among Wisconsin voters

News release, September 18, 2018

Trump at 42 percent approval, voters divided on how he has changed GOP Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at MILWAUKEE — A new Marquette Law School Poll of Wisconsin voters finds Democrat Tony Evers with 49 percent support and incumbent Republican Scott Walker with 44 percent support […]


Leading researcher named next Bell Chair in Real Estate at Marquette University

News release, September 12, 2018

Pennington-Cross succeeds Eppli as academic head of top program MILWAUKEE — Dr. Anthony Pennington-Cross, professor of finance in the real estate program at Marquette University, has been named the next Robert B. Bell, Sr., Chair in Real Estate. Pennington-Cross, who has been at Marquette for nearly 12 years, succeeds inaugural Bell Chair Dr. Mark Eppli, […]


‘Little Women The Musical’ to be presented by Marquette Theatre

News release, September 10, 2018

MILWAUKEE —Marquette Theatre will present Little Women The Musical at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre, Sept. 27–30, Oct. 3–5, and Oct. 7.   This musical adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s enduring novel is about a stalwart heroine, determined to rise. Jo March struggles to find her way as a successful, independent writer, as her melodramatic stories are not selling. Seeking […]


Rev. Frederick Zagone, S.J., named acting vice president for mission and ministry

News release, August 16, 2018

Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell has named Rev. Frederick Zagone, S.J., acting vice president for mission and ministry, a role he will assume on Aug. 30th. Father Zagone, who has been at Marquette for 20 years, has most recently served as assistant to the vice president for university advancement, a position he assumed in […]


‘White Privilege’ to be presented by Marquette Theatre

News release, August 7, 2018

MILWAUKEE —Marquette Theatre will present White Privilege at the Evan P. & Marion Helfaer Theatre Aug. 31–Sept. 2.   Marquette Theatre student Malaina Moore invites audiences of any and every race to join the nationwide conversation and consider how interactions with students, teachers, parents, friends, and even strangers are influenced by race and how the color of one’s skin can lead to a […]


Marquette supply chain management program ranked in top 20 nationally

News release, July 12, 2018

Industry leader Gartner Inc. rates program 16th best overall MILWAUKEE — Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT), the world’s leading research and advisory company, in its latest undergraduate program rankings has named Marquette University’s supply chain management program No. 16 nationally, up from 23rd three years ago. Marquette’s program also ranked No. 3 for program scope and […]


Future Milwaukee accepting applications for 2018–19 class

News release, June 26, 2018

MILWAUKEE — The Future Milwaukee community leadership program, offered through Marquette University’s Klingler College of Arts and Sciences and the Center of Urban Research, Teaching, and Outreach, is currently recruiting individuals for its nine-month program. Participants meet twice per month on Monday evenings from mid-September 2018 through mid-May 2019 and receive a certificate of completion upon graduation. […]


Marquette sets groundbreaking date for new PA facility

News release, April 23, 2018

University releases additional renderings of 44,000-square-foot building WHEN Wednesday, May 9 | 11 a.m. WHERE Construction site: northwest corner of West Clybourn Street and North 17th Street WHO The following will be available for interviews: Dr. Bill Cullinan, dean of the College of Health Sciences MaryJo Wiemiller, PA-C, M.S., clinical associate professor, program director and […]


Alumni couple donates $2 million to grow mental health research and launch engineering student success center

News release, April 18, 2018

MILWAUKEE – Marquette students and faculty now have heightened research and support resources thanks to the generosity of alumni Jim and Kelly McShane. The McShanes, both of whom graduated from Marquette in 1968, made two specific $1 million gifts focused on mental health research in the College of Health Sciences and on the development of […]


Marquette College of Business Administration launches Women in Business Speaker Series

News release, March 28, 2018

Baird’s Mary Ellen Stanek will deliver inaugural address April 16 MILWAUKEE — Mary Ellen Stanek, managing director and director of asset management for Robert W. Baird & Co. and chief investment officer of Baird Advisors, will present “Lessons in Leadership — Impact, Service and Gratitude,” Monday, April 16, at Marquette University. Her address is the […]


Marquette, Wintrust form transformational, community-minded partnership for banking, scholarship aid and athletics

News release, March 27, 2018

Ten-year contract includes exclusive commercial and retail banking services, $12 million investment in scholarship aid, athletics and other institutional support MILWAUKEE — Marquette University announced that it has entered into a new transformational corporate partnership with Chicago-based Wintrust Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: WTFC), in an agreement that leaders of both organizations are calling a unique, mission-oriented […]