Tag Archives: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism to host annual conference

News release, November 1, 2018

Event will explore why student performance in Milwaukee schools lag MILWAUKEE — The O’Brien Fellowship in Public Service Journalism annual conference will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 6, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Marquette University Law School. 2017-18 O’Brien Fellow Erin Richards of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will lead a discussion of […]

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Marquette Law School and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel conference to examine future of the American public library

News release, October 22, 2015

MILWAUKEE – The mayor of Milwaukee, a leading national scholar of public libraries, the director of the American Library Association’s center on the future of libraries, and the director of the Marquette Law School Poll are among the guests scheduled to participate in an upcoming conference, titled “The Future of the American Public Library,” on […]

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Panel goes “On the Issues” to discuss Walker presidential campaign

News release, August 31, 2015

MILWAUKEE – The Atlantic political writer Molly Ball, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Washington bureau chief Craig Gilbert and Marquette Law School Poll director Charles Franklin will discuss Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s presidential campaign in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Sept. 2, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan […]

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Marquette Law School, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel conference to examine public attitudes toward collaboration in the Chicago ‘megacity’

News release, July 14, 2015

New Marquette Law School Poll surveys residents of Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana   MILWAUKEE – Marquette Law School and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will present a conference titled, “Public Attitudes in the Chicago Megacity: Who are we, and what are the possibilities?” on Tuesday, July 28, from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, […]

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Marquette College of Communication students contribute to investigative journalism focusing on hazardous chemicals used in the flavoring industry

News release, February 16, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University students from the J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication have teamed with a reporter from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to investigate the hazards of diacetyl and other chemicals used in the flavoring industry. Journal Sentinel reporter Raquel Rutledge’s “Gasping for Action” told readers of the news organization’s print and […]

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Wisconsin political insiders Schneider, Nichols go “On the Issues” to preview Election Day issues

News release, October 23, 2014

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel columnist Christian Schneider and Capital Times associate editor John Nichols will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With just a week to go before Election Day, two well-known observers […]

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Marquette 3D Visualization Lab featured in Journal Sentinel

News release, August 15, 2014

Marquette University’s 3D Visualization Lab was featured in the Friday, Aug. 15, edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The piece highlighted an intercollegiate collaboration with Milwaukee Area Technical College, as well as cross-campus partnerships at Marquette. Known as the CAVE, the visualization facility is housed in the College of Engineering under the direction of Dr. […]

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Marquette College of Communication students contribute to investigative journalism focusing on environmental threats to the Great Lakes

News release, July 28, 2014

Marquette University students from the J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication have teamed with a reporter from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to produce reporting that includes a four-day series this week focusing on threats to the Great Lakes. Journal Sentinel reporter Dan Egan’s “A Watershed Moment: Great Lakes at a Crossroads” seeks to […]

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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 […]

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Marquette College of Communication students contribute to series focusing on health care for the poor and published in two news outlets

News release, June 16, 2014

Marquette University students from the J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication have teamed with journalists from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to produce national and local reporting that begins this week with a two-part series focusing on how poverty and health intersect. Both news outlets published the work in their print […]

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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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Communication students contribute to ‘Journal Sentinel’ series that wins Polk Award

News release, February 17, 2014

  The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s “Chronic Crisis” series, in which Marquette University students teamed with a reporter to investigate mental health care in Milwaukee County and Belgium, has won a George A. Polk Award, one of journalism’s most prestigious honors. The reporter, Meg Kissinger, was one of 15 Polk winners announced Sunday night. She will share the award for […]

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Political reporter Craig Gilbert, poll director Charles Franklin go “On the Issues” to discuss political polarization in Wisconsin

News release, September 5, 2013

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Washington Bureau Chief Craig Gilbert and Marquette Law School Poll Director Charles Franklin will be the next guests for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Sept. 12, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Gilbert, a veteran political reporter who is spending this semester researching political […]

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Marquette Law names political reporter Craig Gilbert as Lubar Fellow

News release, August 9, 2013

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel D.C. bureau chief to research political polarization Noted political reporter Craig Gilbert will research regional political polarization during a fellowship at Marquette Law School, Dean Joseph D. Kearney announced today. Gilbert, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Washington, D.C. bureau chief and author of the newspaper’s popular The Wisconsin Voter blog, will hold a […]

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