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Marquette Wire

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Marquette Wire

Natalie Landgraf (left) poses outside La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, Spain. Photo courtesy Natalie Landgraf.

Experiences Abroad

Quinn Faeth, A&E Reporter April 8, 2021
The global pandemic's effect on international travel has significantly altered Marquette's study abroad program.
Mikael Temrowski, also known as “Quinn XCII,” followed up his 2015 EP “Change of Scenery” with a sequel. Photo via Flickr

Quinn XCII creates YouTube series behind making of “Change of Scenery II”

Quinn Faeth, A&E Reporter April 6, 2021
Each of the episodes are around 10 minutes long and encapsulate the creative process behind making the album.
Swift continues the fight for ownership over her music. Photo via Flickr

Taylor Swift shares coded message, announces release of new songs

Charlotte Ives, A&E Assistant Editor April 6, 2021
Swift is releasing six never before heard songs “From the Vault.”
Bayanihan Student Organization members practiced a dance for their performace in November 2019. Marquette Wire Stock Photo

Bayanihan Student Organization hosts annual cultural show

Ariana Madson, A&E Reporter April 6, 2021
The showing will be held in Varsity Theater April 24.
Lil Was Xs new song, MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name), and accompanying video, has set a blaze of controversy online. Photo via Flickr

Lil Nas X, MSCHF spark public outcry with new music videos

Ryan Lynch, A&E Reporter April 6, 2021
In 2021, several notable LGBT artists used their sexual identity as a new lens to make music.
Melissa Shew, a visiting assistant professor of philosophy at Marquette, talked about the dangers of intellectual disempowerment of women.

TEDxMarquetteU hosts 2021 spring conference “Flourish”

Skyler Chun, Executive A&E Editor April 6, 2021
Three speakers from the Milwaukee and Marquette communities delivered presentations on various topics relating to our society.
Some found ways to celebrate the holiday with family and friends. Photo via Flickr

Students share thoughts on shortened Easter break

Rashad Alexander, A&E Reporter April 6, 2021
Classes were canceled only for Good Friday this year.
Indie singer-songwriter, Austin Weber, released his latest album Late to the Party at the end of March. Weber will also be performing live on the MUR YouTube channel as the Spring Concert headliner.

All Things TikTok, Proust, and Music with Austin Weber

Reese Seberg, General Manager of Marquette Radio April 5, 2021

Last week General Manager of MUR, Reese Seberg, spoke with musician Austin Weber about his new album, graduating from Harvard and his TikTok fame. Weber will be starring in MUR’s annual Spring Concert...

New Milwaukee-based band Alley Eyes poses for their Instagram debut. The band focuses on creating a Milwaukee-based sound.

Interview with Milwaukee-Based Band Alley Eyes

Grace Flynn, Assistant Music Director March 29, 2021

Last month, the MUR Music Department had the opportunity to chat with Colton Schroetter, Jake Grimes, and AJ Folino, all former MU students and members of Alley Eyes, a local Milwaukee band, about their...

Graphic designed by Grace Pionek.

The Reel Marquette

March 26, 2021

Stressed from midterms? Take a break by looking at what the photo desk has been up to!          

Drake’s new EP has three brand new tracks, with the assistance of Lil Baby and Rick Ross. Photo via Flickr

ALEXANDER: Drake boasts luxurious life, career in “Scary Hours 2”

Rashad Alexander, A&E Reporter March 24, 2021
The term Scary Hours can have multiple meanings. But for Drake fans, Scary Hours can only mean one thing: New Drake music. 
Taylor Swift won album of the year for her recent album Folklore. Photo via Flickr

The 63rd annual Grammy Awards ceremony breaks records

Rashad Alexander, A&E Reporter March 23, 2021
While the ceremony was postponed six weeks due to COVID-19 concerns, the night finally arrived, and was filled with many memorable performances.
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