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Ben Rector, a pop musician known for his hit song “Brand New,

Thanksgiving-themed songs to play during the holiday

Ariana Madson, A&E Reporter November 17, 2020
This list of songs is perfect for Thanksgiving, and being home and feeling thankful.
Located about 20 minutes south of Milwaukee, 7 Bridges is a roughly two-mile loop through Grant Park right along Lake Michigan. Photo vis Flickr

Hiking trails to explore around campus

Quinn Faeth, A&E Reporter November 17, 2020
With the unprecedented nice weather Milwaukee has had in the past week or so, students have had a chance to enjoy spending time outside just a little bit longer.
A new bachelorette is introduced, just four episodes into the new season. Photo via Flickr

STEBNITZ: New Bachelorette season takes unexpected turn

Mason Stebnitz , A&E Reporter November 14, 2020
The Bachelorette is usually a hot mess that acts as a guilty pleasure for viewers around the United States. This new season has been no exception.
There are several easily accessible bus stops on campus.

MKE bus tour: Exploring sites around the city

Charlotte Ives, A&E Assistant Editor November 14, 2020
All full-time students at Marquette are given a bus pass that offers them unlimited access to Milwaukee and the opportunity to explore the city at no cost.
Marquette replaced its spring break with four Mental Health Days. Marquette Wire stock photo

Students share plans for Thanksgiving holiday

Ariana Madson, A&E Reporter November 10, 2020
The resurgence of holiday themes has students remembering past Thanksgiving traditions as well as what this holiday may look like this year due to the pandemic.
“Moesha” is a 1996 sitcom starring singer and songwriter Brandy Norwood.

Netflix adds seven classic Black sitcoms to its collection

Charlotte Ives, A&E Assistant Editor November 10, 2020
In recent months, Netflix has been leading other media and entertainment platforms at the forefront of racial justice activism.
In the song, Meek speaks from personal experience in prison and on the streets of Philadelphia.

Artists draw attention to fight against social injustice

Quinn Faeth, A&E Reporter November 10, 2020
Artists have released songs in response to these shootings as they protest the injustices in this country.
TikTok has allowed the music industry to continue to grow as many are adapting to a new world with COVID-19.

TikTok provides platform for new artists in music industry

Quinn Faeth, A&E Reporter November 4, 2020
The app allows users to create short, fun, videos that were added to a never-ending feed on the home screen.
Students can see the Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival starting Nov. 19. Marquette Wire stock photo

Solo activities to do in MKE this month

Ariana Madson, A&E Reporter November 4, 2020
Although it is possible to bundle up and head outside for a socially distant gathering, the upcoming winter provides an opportunity to try things on your own.
“Skating” by Vince Guaraldi Trio debuted in “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

SHAFFER: Nov. 1 marks the start of Christmas season

Tommy Shaffer, A&E Reporter November 4, 2020
Here are some fire tracks to curl up next to a toasty fire with or listen to on your snowy commute to class or work.
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Ariana Grande’s Latest Album is a Blast From the Past

Reese Seberg, General Manager of Marquette Radio November 2, 2020

Ariana Grande has taken the music world by storm, yet again, with the release of Positions this past Thursday. This is the singer’s first album since Thank u next was released in Feb. 2019. Positions...

Marquette Radio staff members can't get enough of these songs right now. Check them out and stay tuned for more weekly MUR playlists. Every Wednesday, each Marquette Radio staff member selects one song they have been listening to nonstop.

Marquette Radio’s Weekly Wednesday Playlist

Reese Seberg, General Manager of Marquette Radio October 28, 2020

Every Wednesday, each Marquette Radio staff member selects one song they have been listening to on repeat, which is then added to a weekly playlist. Here are this week’s staff picks:     Reese...

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