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Tony DiZinno

May 3, 2011

Filed under News

Tuesday, May 3 The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults information session, Campus Ministry, Alumni Memorial Union 236, 11 a.m. Marquette Faculty and Staff Chorale concert, Varsity Theatre, 11:15 a.m. Eastern Orthodox teacher...

Osama bin Laden killed in Pakistan

Tony DiZinno

May 1, 2011

Filed under News

Late Sunday night, President Barack Obama announced the capture and death of Osama bin Laden, the mastermind and leader of the al-Qaida terrorist organization responsible for the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on American soil. In...

DIZINNO: Eureka! I’ve discovered a cure for senioritis

Tony DiZinno

April 28, 2011

Filed under Featured, Viewpoints

My colleagues at the Tribune, who are able to write a column on a weekly basis instead of sporadically, as space needs to be filled, have talked a lot about legacy lately. Brian Harper had dinner with University President the Rev. Robe...

Calendar 4/5-4/7

Tony DiZinno

April 5, 2011

Filed under Uncategorized

Tuesday, April 5 Admiral Michael Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Varsity Theatre, 10 a.m. Bake Sale for Japanese Relief, Raynor Library lobby, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chris Broussard, ESPN The Magazine and ESPN...

Wild linked to Chicago Jesuit cover up

Tony DiZinno

March 31, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

  Fr. Wild accused for covering up priest sexual abuseIn the last few days, some concerning new information regarding University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild’s six years (1985-’91) as provincial superior of the Chicago Pr...

Author David McCullough selected as 2011 commencement speaker

Tony DiZinno

March 29, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough will give the 2011 commencement address, Marquette announced yesterday. McCullough, renowned as one of the nation’s top storytellers, has garnered accolades including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the...

Calendar 3/8/11

Tony DiZinno

March 8, 2011

Filed under Uncategorized

Tuesday 3/8 “Assessing Evidence in a Postmodern World” Nieman Academic Conference, Raynor Beaumier Suites, 9:30 a.m. MU Chorus performs “Paradise Lost” in Chicago, Chicago Auditorium Theatre, 2 p.m. Alzheimer...

Electronic LIMO creating quite a ‘buzz’

Tony DiZinno

March 3, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

For most students and faculty members, driving their vehicle out of their garage is nothing special. But for the team members working on Marquette’s newest automobile, the experience was thrilling. After a four-year endeavor to get the n...

DPS Reports 2/15/11

Tony DiZinno

February 15, 2011

Filed under News

Feb. 11 At 11:12 a.m., a student was in possession of a false ID in the 16th Street Parking Structure. At 5:14 p.m., a student was in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia in O’Donnell Hall and was tak...

Milwaukee belabored by last week’s blizzard

Tony DiZinno

February 8, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

While students and workers alike frolicked on their unexpected day off, last Wednesday’s snow day was an uphill struggle for clean-up crews. In the heaviest snowfall to hit the area in nearly a dozen years, the “Groundhog...

Fist-pumping to hit the Italian Peninsula

Tony DiZinno

February 5, 2011

Filed under Uncategorized

As an Italian-American, you never forget your roots. The history. The food. The Mafia (oops, maybe wasn’t supposed to mention that). Gym-Tan-Laundry. This is what I have learned it means to be an Italian-American. It’s good to see MT...

Obama unveils broad agenda in 2011 State of the Union

Tony DiZinno

January 27, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

Set to a symbolic tone of civility with Congress sitting together rather than divided by party lines, President Barack Obama still had a calculated message during his second State of the Union address Tuesday night. Obama had...