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Joseph DiGiovanni

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Joseph is a communication specialist in the Office of Marketing and Communication. Contact Joseph at (414) 288-6712 or joseph.digiovanni@marquette.edu. View all posts by Joseph DiGiovanni.

Marquette selected for Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities’ anchor mission initiative

News release, October 12, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has been selected as one of 33 member institutions of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities to participate in its Higher Education Anchor Mission Initiative. The initiative is a national collaboration aimed at assisting CUMU members to more rapidly and effectively advance an anchor mission strategy within their institutions, higher […]

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Notre Dame theologian to discuss Mary at Marquette’s Theotokos Lecture

News release, October 10, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Dr. Ann Astell, professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, will discuss “Mary at the Cross: A New Person for a New Community” at the 11th annual Theotokos Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 3:30 p.m. in the Raynor Libraries Beaumier Suite. The event is free and open to the public. […]

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Yale professor to keynote Marquette’s Klement Lecture, Oct. 11

News release, October 1, 2018

Dr. Ned Blackhawk will discuss “American Indians and the Remaking of U.S. Colonial History” MILWAUKEE – Dr. Ned Blackhawk, professor of history and American studies at Yale University, will discuss “American Indians and the Remaking of U.S. Colonial History” during Marquette University’s 2018 Frank L. Klement Lecture on Oct. 11, at 4:30 p.m., at Raynor […]

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Ohio State professor to discuss the health of democracy at Marquette Forum, Sept. 28

News release, September 25, 2018

MILWAUKEE — An associate professor of political science at Ohio State University will give a keynote presentation during a Marquette Forum event on Friday, Sept. 28, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Eisenberg Reading Room in Sensenbrenner Hall, 1103 W. Wisconsin Ave. Dr. Michael A. Neblo, who also is director of the Institute for Democratic Engagement and Accountability at […]

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Marquette Center for Peacemaking to hold its 10-year anniversary celebration Sept. 13

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News release, September 11, 2018

MILWAUKEE – The Marquette University Center for Peacemaking will hold its 10-year anniversary celebration on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 5 p.m., at the Haggerty Museum of Art, 530 N. 13th St. The event is sponsored by Aurora Health Care, Harley-Davidson Motor Co., MillerCoors, Cervantes Group, the Jesuit community at Marquette and Catholic Financial Life. There […]

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Marquette to Host Humanities Without Walls career symposium on Sept. 14

News release, September 7, 2018

MILWAUKEE — A symposium on career diversity will be held on Sept. 14 in Marquette University’s Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. The event is hosted by Humanities Without Walls, the Marquette University Center for the Advancement of the Humanities and the Marquette University Graduate School. It is the first in   a series of […]

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Princeton history professor to lecture at Marquette University on Sept. 13

News release, September 4, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Dr. William Chester Jordan, Dayton-Stockton Professor of History at Princeton University, will lecture at 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 at Marquette University’s Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave., room 227. Jordan will discuss “The First Crusade and Jewish Martyrdom” while participating in the National Visiting Scholar Program sponsored by the Marquette Chapter […]

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Photo/Video Advisory: Marquette president and head men’s basketball coach, Sendik’s owner to give out breakfast sandwiches to students on first day of classes

News release, August 24, 2018

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell, Head Men’s Basketball Coach Steve Wojciechowski and Sendik’s owner Ted Balistreri, along with Marquette University Student Government (MUSG) leadership, will give out 400 breakfast sandwiches donated by Sendik’s to Marquette students on the first day of classes. Date, Time and Location: Monday, Aug. 27, from 7:30 a.m. […]

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Marquette researcher receives $1.5 million NIH grant to study congenital cardiovascular disease

News release, August 10, 2018

Dr. John LaDisa will develop criteria for surgery and long-term treatment of patients with coarctation of the aorta MILWAUKEE —Dr. John LaDisa, Lafferty Professor in Engineering and associate professor of biomedical engineering, has received a $1.5 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health to define vascular changes that occur in patients with coarctation […]

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Marquette biologist receives $900,000 National Science Foundation grant to study cell biology research

News release, August 3, 2018

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Rosemary A. Stuart, a Marquette University professor of biological sciences, has received a $900,000 National Science Foundation grant for cell biology research, studying the function and regulation of mitochondrial ribosomes. Mitochondria are commonly referred to as the “powerhouse” of the cell because they produce the energy carrying molecule ATP through a process […]

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Marquette University acquires score to ‘The Lord of the Rings’

News release, July 26, 2018

Symphony from composer Johan De Meij bears the name of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel that inspired it MILWAUKEE – The score to “The Lord of the Rings,” an award-winning symphony bearing the name of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel that inspired it, has been added to Marquette University’s extensive archival collections on the famed English author. […]

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Marquette University to offer specialized resources to students with autism

News release, May 2, 2018

‘On Your Marq’ program to provide support with independent living, organization and friendship skills MILWAUKEE – Marquette University announced today it would offer students with autism specialized academic help and support with a new program to assist with independent living, organization and friendship skills. The first eight to 10 students participating in the “On Your […]

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Marquette and Varian receive $2.5 million NIH grant for CT scan radiation study

News release, April 18, 2018

Researchers will develop tool to estimate CT radiation dosage to individual patients   MILWAUKEE —Dr. Taly Gilat-Schmidt, associate professor of biomedical engineering, and Dr. Josh Star-Lack, principal scientist of applied research at Varian, have received a $2,482,601 U01 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study Computed Tomography radiation dosages in patients. Their research […]

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Celebration set to honor late founder of America’s Black Holocaust Museum

News release, April 5, 2018

James Cameron’s life will be celebrated at Marquette’s Haggerty Museum of Art  MILWAUKEE – A celebration of the life of James Cameron, founder of America’s Black Holocaust Museum and the only known survivor of a lynching, will be held on Thursday, April 12, at Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, 1234 W. Tory Hill St. […]

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Ash Wednesday observances set at Marquette University

News release, February 13, 2018

MILWAUKEE – A Roman Catholic Mass and two other services to observe Ash Wednesday, one of the most important holy days in the liturgical calendar, will be held on Feb. 14 in Marquette University’s Chapel of the Holy Family. The Catholic Mass will be held at noon. An ecumenical service with ashes will be held […]

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Marquette official testifies in favor of Wisconsin Senate bill to create a state innovation fund

News release, December 12, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s vice president for research and innovation on Tuesday testified before a state Senate committee in favor of a Senate bill that would create a state innovation fund to advance economic development. Dr. Jeanne Hossenlopp addressed the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government regarding Senate Bill 525, the Wisconsin […]

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Marquette celebrates inaugural Community Engagement Symposium by honoring professors, organizations

News release, November 6, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Two Marquette professors, a Milwaukee professional association, a cultural performing arts program and an independent charter school were honored Monday at the university’s inaugural Community Engagement Symposium. Dr. Beth Godbee, assistant professor of English, won the Community Engaged Teaching Award; and Dr. Kristin Haglund, associate professor of nursing, and Proyecto Bembé shared the […]

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University of Pennsylvania professor to keynote Marquette’s Klement Lecture, Oct. 30

News release, October 19, 2017

Kathleen Brown, the David Boies professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania, will discuss her current project, Undoing Slavery: Abolitionist Body Politics and the Argument over Humanity, at the annual Frank L. Klement Lecture on Monday, Oct. 30, at 4:30 p.m. in Raynor Memorial Library, Beaumier Suites BC. The project is a book-length interdisciplinary […]

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Nobel Prize winning astrophysicist to present annual Coyne Lecture

News release, October 13, 2017

Mather’s research confirmed the Big Bang theory of the origin of the universe MILWAUKEE – Dr. John C. Mather, winner of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Physics, will discuss the history of the universe  at Marquette University on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. in the Tony and Lucille Weasler Auditorium, 1506 W. Wisconsin Ave. […]

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Marquette partners with Better Business Bureau to offer free cyber security events

News release, October 12, 2017

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University and the Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin will partner to offer several free cyber security events. This partnership is designed to engage and educate the public and private sector and provide tools and resources needed to stay safe online. “The cyber world is more treacherous than many small businesses believe,” said […]

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