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LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: Tribune named best non-daily student paper in nation

Jeff Engel

May 5, 2011

Filed under News

This Tuesday, the Marquette Tribune was honored on a national level, being named the 2010 Best All-Around Non-Daily Student Newspaper in the country by the Society of Professional Journalists. It’s the first time the Tribune has ... Read more »

EDITOR: Beginning of “Opening up MU” series

Jeff Engel

March 3, 2011

Filed under Viewpoints

Today, the Tribune brings you the first installment of its “Opening up MU” series, which focuses on Marquette’s attempts to become a more welcoming campus, specifically toward the LGBT community. In many ways, it’s a... Read more »

Child porn reportedly found on engineering prof’s university computer, WISN 12 says

Jeff Engel

November 19, 2010

Filed under News

Police have seized a Marquette engineering professor’s university-owned computer after someone reportedly found child pornography on it, WISN 12 News reported yesterday. The Milwaukee Police Department confirmed it is conductin... Read more »

To our readers

Jeff Engel

September 28, 2010

Filed under News

Dear Tribune readers, Ninety-four years ago to the day, the very first issue of The Marquette Tribune hit newsstands. This year, the College of Communication is celebrating the 100th anniversary of journalism being taught... Read more »

Next university president chosen

Jeff Engel

August 31, 2010

Filed under News

Marquette has its next university president — Rev. Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., president of the University of Scranton. The board of trustees unanimously elected Pilarz at a special meeting today. Pilarz has served on the ... Read more »

Know the Issues

Jeff Engel

March 9, 2010

Filed under Featured

As students, there are many things we can't control. Tuition, paper due dates and midterm exams can overshadow the fact that we chose to come here for a reason. Yet one thing that is entirely within students' power i... Read more »

Putting a price tag on education

Jeff Engel

March 2, 2010

Filed under Featured

A college education opens the portal to a new world of jobs. But that diploma comes at an increasingly steep price many simply cannot afford, especially in a struggling economy that has ruthlessly snatched away... Read more »

Lawsuit between St. James, MU nearly over

Jeff Engel

February 11, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

Marquette has reached an agreement with St. James Estates LLC to purchase the property that includes Jim Hegarty’s Pub, nearly bringing the litigation between the two parties to a close. St. James filed suit against the university in Septem... Read more »

Economy hurts Marquette’s endowment

Jeff Engel

April 30, 2009

Filed under News

Endowments nationwide declined 23 percent from July to November of 2008. Marquette's endowment has dropped approximately 25 percent since last June. Fiscal year 2009 has been the worst for endowments since national numbers ... Read more »

University to acquire property housing Hegarty’s

Jeff Engel

April 30, 2009

Filed under News

St. James Estates has voluntarily withdrawn two of the three counts in the suit it filed against the university last September.The only remaining litigation is the amount the university will be required to pay to purchase the prope... Read more »

Wells (notes – don’t read this version)

Jeff Engel

April 28, 2009

Filed under News

GANEY AND PETERS ON CAMPUS TOWN ADDITIONS:The Campus Town East apartments did not originally stretch all the way from 16th Street to 15th Street. Some small retail stores and businesses, including the Avalanche Bar, lined a... Read more »

University to acquire property housing Hegarty’s

Jeff Engel

April 28, 2009

Filed under News

St. James Estates has voluntarily withdrawn two of the three counts in the suit it filed against the university last September.The only remaining litigation is the amount the university will be required to pay to purchase the prope... Read more »