Marquette Wire

Down to the Wire: The Marquette Journal | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018


Filed under Interviews, Journal, MUTV, TV News

On this special edition of Down to the Wire, MUTV General Manager Tara Schumal sits down with Aly Prouty, managing editor of the Marquette Journal, to talk about her journey through the Blue Issue.

HARRINGTON: Medicare for All

HARRINGTON: Medicare for All

Reilly Harrington, Opinions Columnist

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, Opinions, Podcasts, Radio

If Democrats have any intentions of taking the House and initiating some form of lasting “Blue Wave,”  then the importance of healthcare as a human right and the reform of the American healthcare system need to be prominent elements of their platforms.

Turn UP DOWNtown

Turn UP DOWNtown

Brian Boyle, Assistant Opinions Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Journal

What better way to celebrate the latent benefits of legal adulthood than turning back the clock, spitting in the face of sophistication and dropping $11 on a couple of cold Miller Lites and three rounds of "Ms. Pac-Man."

True Colors

True Colors

Noelle Douglass, Assistant A&E Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, Journal, MUTV

With the widespread "Pitch Perfect" trilogy and booming career of vocal quintet Pentatonix, days of brief barber shop quartet appearances have been replaced by modern interpretations of the world of a cappella music. Characterized by instrument-free arrangements and often matching outfits, recent producers and writers have run with different ideas in order to paint a pop culture picture of what an a cappella group is.

The Legacy of Championship Blue

The Legacy of Championship Blue

John Steppe, Executive Sports Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, Men's Basketball, MUTV, Sports, Sports, Wire Featured

“I had colored pencils and everything,” Ellis says. “I could draw real well. That was another gift that God gave to me. I was pretty creative.”

Autism Speaks Loud With Alpha Xi Delta Sorority

Natallie St. Onge, Assistant News Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, News

With pink roses and quills, the mascot Al Fuzzy and colors of gold and double blue, sisters of the Alpha Xi Delta sorority fundraise for Autism Speaks, an autism advocacy organization that raises awareness for autism research and organizes outreach activities geared toward families, government and the general public.

What’s Trending, Marquette?

What’s Trending, Marquette?

Emma Tomsich, News Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, Opinions

Following these four Marquette-centric Twitter accounts will unlock student's on-campus experience.

A 9-Foot Difference

A 9-Foot Difference

Tara Schumal, MUTV General Manager

October 22, 2018


Filed under Club sports, Journal, MUTV, Sports, Sports

Marquette’s co-ed water polo club has been around for a little over a decade, pulling in anywhere from about 10 to over 20 students.

Sips, Snacks and Sights: A Blue Line Adventure

Sarah Lipo, Assistant News Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, MUTV, News, TV News

With over 50 lines, MCTS is the largest transit agency in Milwaukee. One can hop on a bus to go to the Brewers' game, head down to the lake or the Third Ward, or cruise around the Milwaukee suburbs.

October – February Calendar

Alex Garner, News Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Journal, Podcasts, Radio

The Milwaukee Film Festival is screening more than 300 films at various theaters in the downtown Milwaukee area, such as the Oriental Theatre and Avalon Theater. The event runs Oct. 18 to Nov. 1. Along with watching movies, attendees can also engage with filmmakers and talk with other movie lovers.

Down With Denim

Down With Denim

Jenna Thompson and Mikala Hershman

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Journal

No matter the style, jeans paired with a sweater or blouse is always a simple yet chic look. For a more relaxed and comfortable outfit, you can pair a white blouse with your favorite style of jeans. This a perfect outfit for any of your everyday activities.

Alexa, Order Chips Online

Alexa, Order Chips Online

Lelah Byron, Projects Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Journal, News, Science & Technology

Amazon released smart speaker Alexa in late 2014, and as of 2017 more than 20 million Alexas have been sold.