Marquette Wire

Ethnic Milwaukee: Oktoberfest 2011

Crystal Schreiner

October 13, 2011

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Crystal Schreiner

October 13, 2011

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Imprisoned: An alum’s tale of captivity, faith and endurance

Emily Pettinger

October 13, 2011

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  Bullets flew at him. The gunfire grew so intense that James Foley collapsed to the ground for protection. His mind went blank. The shooting continued. Foley, a 1996 Marquette graduate and correspondent for the GlobalPost,...

Journey: Joe Kearney

Colleen Herrmann

October 13, 2011

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Age: 20 College: Arts & Sciences ‘13 Major: Biochemistry Campus activities: Sigma Chi, Midnight Run Site Coordinator, tutor through Summit Educational Program   This summer, Joe Kearney went to Panama. But he didn’t go with a study abroad program, his family or his friends. He went wi...

One man, one team, one family

Jennifer Zahn

October 13, 2011

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Markus Roeders, head coach of the Marquette women’s soccer team, appreciates it when his players net hat tricks. But this time, the players are appreciating their coach’s hat trick. Following Marquette’s success in the Big East Conference with a school record of 12 successive wins, Roeders’ r...

Call to serve

Jeramey Jannene

October 13, 2011

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For Marquette students, service opportunities aren’t confined between 9th and 20th streets. They stretch far and wide, reaching out to all corners of the country, all countries of the world. Marquette alumni Caroline Corcos,...

Richie’s got it

Willy Christensen

October 13, 2011

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Marquette graduate Richie Burke isn’t wasting any time putting his business degree to work. At the end of August Burke launched GoGeddit, a web-based daily deals community dreamed up by Burke in an effort to leave his mark on the business world. “I wanted to start a business, to go out ...

Letters to my freshman self

Jennifer Michalski

October 13, 2011

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Journal seniors reflect on lessons they’ve learned over the past three years. Dear Jenny, You’ll think you can do it all. You’ll assume accumulating several high-profile obligations and juggling three jobs while competing for the track team is...

Nine best Milwaukee bars

Kendra Carruthers

October 13, 2011

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3viOR3k87g Cheap date | AJ Bombers If you are an advocate for a college campus-savvy, “it’s okay to write on the walls” pub-style restaurant with a peanut-shell covered floor, rowdy cro...

Six things your fridge needs

Jennifer Michalski

October 13, 2011

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Milk (or soy milk) Even though you’re in college now, you still need to drink your milk. Not only is it chock-full of healthy stuff — calcium, potassium, protein, Vitamin A and Vitamin D — it’s a pretty useful item to have on hand. You’ll need it for your morning cereal or oatmeal, not to mention ...

Dreamers and Dream Makers

Kevin Griffin

October 13, 2011

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The alarm rings. It’s 8 a.m. on a Monday morning — time for statistics class. You roll your eyes, groan and sludge out the door. But across town, there are middle and high school students dreaming of their chance to do just...