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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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Marquette receives nearly $700,000 from NSF to help acquire a super computing cluster

News release, October 15, 2018

New system will aid researchers across Marquette MILWAUKEE – Marquette has received a $681,425 grant from the National Science Foundation to help acquire a supercomputing cluster that is many times more powerful than the university’s current system. With installation expected to begin in early 2019, the system will aid researchers across the university. The current […]

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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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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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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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Photo/Video Opportunity: Marquette nursing students to demonstrate Commitment to the Profession, Oct. 7

News release, October 5, 2018

MILWAUKEE –Marquette University sophomore and direct entry nursing students will have their hands blessed and affirm their formal commitment to the call of being a nurse at the Marquette College of Nursing Commitment to the Profession Ceremony on Sunday, Oct. 7, at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. at the Church of the Gesu, located at […]

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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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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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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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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 law.marquette.edu/poll 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 […]

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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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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, […]

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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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‘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 […]

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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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