Tag Archives: Michael Lovell

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 […]


Marquette Physician Assistant program expanding to address provider shortage

News release, March 22, 2018

Increased enrollment, new 44,000-square-foot building will help in-demand program grow MILWAUKEE — To help address the provider gap in primary care, Marquette University will begin construction this spring on a new facility for its nationally ranked Physician Assistant Studies program, President Michael R. Lovell announced today. The building, which will be located on land the […]


Media advisory: Marquette, Sendik’s set ribbon-cutting for new on-campus store

News release, August 15, 2017

MILWAUKEE — The new Sendik’s Fresh2GO Marquette store will officially open on the university’s campus Tuesday, Aug. 22, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. The grocery store, which Marquette President Michael R. Lovell announced in June, is located on 16th Street, just north of West Wells Street. Lovell will join Sendik’s family co-owner Ted […]


Marquette University signs seven-year agreement to play home games at Bucks’ new arena

News release, August 15, 2017

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Bucks and Marquette University have signed a seven-year agreement in which Marquette’s men’s basketball team will play its home games at the Bucks’ new sports and entertainment arena, beginning with the 2018-19 season. The announcement was made at a press conference today on the main concourse of the new Bucks arena […]


Sendik’s store to open on Marquette University campus

News release, June 28, 2017

New grocery store will serve Avenues West neighborhood MILWAUKEE – Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell today announced that a new Sendik’s store will open in the heart of the Marquette campus in vacant space north of the Bookmarq near the northeast corner of 16th and West Wells Streets. “From my earliest days as president […]


Marquette to expand residence hall project

News release, February 23, 2017

Two additional floors will add 140 beds to facility’s west tower MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s new residence hall project will be expanded to accommodate 140 additional beds, President Michael R. Lovell announced today. A two-story addition to the facility’s west tower, which was approved by the Board of Trustees at its February meeting, will bring […]


Marquette names new executive vice president for operations

News release, January 5, 2017

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University has named Dave Lawlor as its new executive vice president for operations, President Michael R. Lovell announced today. Lawlor, who most recently served as vice chancellor and chief financial officer at the University of California – Davis, will begin in his role on Jan. 10. A new position for the university, […]


Notre Dame’s Daniel Myers named Marquette’s next provost

News release, February 16, 2015

Has served as VP and associate provost for faculty affairs at ND since 2011 MILWAUKEE – Dr. Daniel J. Myers, vice president and associate provost for faculty affairs at the University of Notre Dame, has been named Marquette University’s next provost, President Michael R. Lovell announced today. A sociology professor and member of Notre Dame’s […]


Lovell announces Marquette will build world-class athletic performance research facility in collaboration with the Milwaukee Bucks

News release, January 29, 2015

Innovation, public safety commissioning among other highlights of first campus address MILWAUKEE – Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell in his first Presidential Address announced that the university, in collaboration with the Milwaukee Bucks, will construct a new a multi-purpose, co-curricular facility that supports elite-level intercollegiate and professional athletics, academic research, and campus health and […]


PHOTO/VIDEO OP: Marquette to break ground for new Jesuit Residence

News release, August 12, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University on Friday, Aug. 15, will break ground for a new home for its community of Jesuit priests. The ceremony, which will begin at 10:30 a.m., will be held at the 1400 block of West Wells Street between Schroeder Hall and the Alumni Memorial Union. A short program will take place, including […]


President Lovell named co-chair of Innovation in Milwaukee

News release, July 31, 2014

Academic representation key to leadership team in supporting innovation, collaboration MILWAUKEE – Marquette University President Michael R. Lovell was named co-chair of Innovation in Milwaukee (MiKE), an initiative of the Greater Milwaukee Committee (GMC) focused on supporting a local entrepreneurial environment. Dr. Lovell joins MiKE co-chairs Todd Teske, CEO of Briggs & Stratton, and Jonas […]


Two new $1 million gifts propel Marquette to break ground on new Jesuit Residence

News release, July 14, 2014

Celebratory groundbreaking to take place Aug. 15  Note: A photo of Bernice Shanke Greiveldinger and a new high-resolution architectural rendering are available, upon request. Marquette University has received two new $1 million gifts, which marks the completion of a nine-month, $15 million fundraising effort to build a new 40,000 square-foot on-campus residence for its community […]


Lovell takes office as Marquette’s first lay president

News release, June 26, 2014

President Michael R. Lovell on Tuesday, July 1, took office as Marquette University’s 24th president. He succeeds Interim President Robert A. Wild, S.J., to become the first lay president in university history. President Lovell’s Inauguration will be held Friday, Sept. 19. In the run-up to his first day as president, President Lovell took the opportunity to […]


Dr. Michael R. Lovell elected first lay president of Marquette University

News release, March 26, 2014

Dr. Michael R. Lovell was unanimously elected the 24th president of Marquette University by the Marquette Board of Trustees at a special Board meeting earlier today. As the university’s first lay president, he will succeed Interim President Robert A. Wild, S.J. Lovell will take office on Aug. 1, 2014. “As a devout Catholic, my faith […]