Tag Archives: Law School

Vanderbilt professor, international law expert Wuerth to present Boden Lecture at Marquette Law School

News release, September 7, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Ingrid Wuerth, the Helen Strong Curry Chair in International Law at Vanderbilt University, will present “International law and peace among nations” for Marquette Law School’s Boden Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 14, at 4:30 p.m. in the Lubar Center at Eckstein Hall. For almost a century, international law has tried to prevent armed conflict […]

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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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Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction candidates to debate at Marquette

News release, March 21, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Marquette’s Law School and College of Education will host a debate between the candidates for Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction on Tuesday, March 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. On April 4, Wisconsin voters will select the state superintendent of public instruction for the next four […]

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Jensen, Underwood to discuss school vouchers in conversation at Marquette Law School

News release, November 18, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Scott Jensen, a leading advocate for school choice nationwide, and Julie Underwood, a nationally recognized authority on school law and a critic of school vouchers, will be the featured guests for an event, “Lessons From a Quarter Century of School Vouchers: One Conversation, Two Points of View,” hosted by Marquette Law School on […]

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Marquette Law School to host Restorative Justice Conference focused on domestic violence

News release, November 7, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Carrie Outhier Banks and Sujatha Baliga will give keynote presentations at the 2016 Restorative Justice Conference hosted by Marquette Law School, Nov. 10-11 in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The topic of this year’s conference is “Restorative Justice and Domestic Violence: Exploring Effective Pathways to Healing.” The conference is designed to bring […]

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Microsoft president Smith to discuss technology, diversity and future challenges in visit to Marquette Law School

News release, November 1, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Brad Smith, the president and chief legal officer of Microsoft Corporation, will discuss technology, diversity and other future challenges at a pair of events on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall. Smith will be the featured guest for an “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” from 12:15 to 1:15 […]

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White House regulatory affairs administrator Shelanski to present Law School’s Boden Lecture

News release, September 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Howard A. Shelanski, administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs in the White House’s Office of Management and Budget, will present “Sound policy in the balance: The uncertain future of the regulatory state,” for Marquette Law School’s Boden Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. […]

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Sensenbrenner, Mukasey, Flynn among guests for Law School conference on post-9/11 national security and individual liberty issues

News release, May 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE — U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey and Milwaukee Chief of Police Ed Flynn are among the featured guests for an upcoming conference, “National Security, Individual Liberty, and You,” on Thursday, June 2, from 8:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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Charles Franklin goes “On the Issues” to present new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, March 21, 2016

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 30, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Election questions abound. How are Wisconsin voters leaning in the […]

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MATC president Martin goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, February 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Area Technical College President Vicki Martin will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With four campuses and more than 38,000 students in the area, MATC plays […]

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Milwaukee County Chief Judge Maxine White to visit “On the Issues with Mike Gousha”

News release, November 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Maxine White, Chief Judge of the Milwaukee County Circuit Court, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Judge White became chief judge in August, and is responsible for the administration of […]

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Kleefisch goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, October 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. A self-described “Wisconsin-proud conservative woman,” Kleefisch was elected to office in 2010. She is a former small-business owner and […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds opportunities, limits to public support for cooperation in the Chicago “megacity”

News release, July 28, 2015

Study of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin residents explores attitudes on workforce training, funding for transportation and tourism, and neighborhood and police matters Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. A new Marquette Law School Poll of the Chicago megacity region, from southeast Wisconsin through the Chicago area and […]

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Law School, WISN 12 News to host first Wis. AG debate

News release, October 1, 2014

Media credential information follows this news release. MILWAUKEE — Marquette University Law School, in partnership with WISN 12, is hosting the first Attorney General Debate. On Oct. 12 at 4 p.m., candidates Susan Happ and Brad Schimel will meet for a candid discussion ahead of the Nov. 4 election. The debate will be broadcast live on WISN 12 […]

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Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy goes “On the Issues”

News release, September 24, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Mark Murphy, president and CEO of the Green Bay Packers, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Sept. 30, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Murphy joined the Packers in January 2008, becoming the chief executive officer for one […]

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Longtime Milwaukee Public Schools teacher leaves $2 million estate gift for Marquette University

News release, June 17, 2014

A Marquette University alumna, who spent her entire career teaching in Milwaukee Public Schools, bequeathed a $2 million estate gift to the university for endowed scholarship aid. The gift, which will be split between Marquette’s College of Education and Law School, is the largest donation in the College of Education’s history. Bernadette Steep, who died […]

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Marquette Law professor Matthew Mitten named president-elect of Sports Lawyers Association

News release, May 28, 2014

Marquette University Law School professor Matthew Mitten was named president-elect of the Sports Lawyers Association and will serve a two-year term beginning in May 2015. Mitten’s appointment was made at the association’s 40th annual conference, held in Chicago earlier this month. With more than 1,700 members, the Sports Lawyers Association is the leading organization of […]

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Marquette Law School to host conference on Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s legacy in post-World War II constitution-building efforts

News release, May 27, 2014

Marquette University Law School will host a one-day conference titled “MacArthur and Beyond: Challenges of Externally-Imposed Constitutions in the Aftermath of War – The Lessons of Yesterday for the World of Tomorrow,” on Friday, June 6, at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The conference will address constitution-building across time and geography, with a focus […]

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Law School’s Lubar Fellowship plays key role in Journal Sentinel series on political polarization

News release, May 13, 2014

In fall 2013, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Washington Bureau Chief Craig Gilbert began a six-month Lubar Fellowship at Marquette University Law School. Working closely with Professor Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School poll, Gilbert conducted an exhaustive study of voting trends in metropolitan Milwaukee. His conclusion: The region is now “the most polarized place […]

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Marquette Law School, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to host one-day conference on political polarization

News release, May 6, 2014

Marquette University Law School and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will host a one-day conference titled “Dividing Lines: Political Polarization and What it Means for Campaigns, Public Policy, and Political Engagement,” on Thursday, May 15, at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Last fall, Journal Sentinel Washington Bureau Chief Craig Gilbert began a six-month Lubar Fellowship […]

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