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Jeannie and Jim Gaffigan to serve as Marquette’s spring Commencement speakers

News release, April 23, 2018

MILWAUKEE — Jeannie and Jim Gaffigan, a wife-husband team who have collaborated on a wide variety of comedy projects, will serve as Marquette University’s Commencement speakers on Sunday, May 20. As part of the university’s graduation ceremony, they each will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree. Jeannie is an alumna of Marquette, graduating […]


Commencement speaker Rev. James Martin, S.J., to speak at Gesu Parish

News release, May 1, 2014

MILWAUKEE –  Rev. James Martin, S.J., author of the New York Times best-selling Jesus: A Pilgrimage and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, will speak about how both humanity and divinity are part of Jesus’ story Friday, May 16, at 7 p.m. at the Church of the Gesu, 1145 W. Wisconsin Ave. Father Martin will […]