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Recruits to Campus

All athletic facilities, including Valley Fields, are closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
August 24, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Marquette athletic programs are searching for new and innovative ways to train and build team chemistry. This reigns especially true for incoming athletes, planning to spending...

GARNER: We must support local Milwaukee businesses

Milwaukee businesses have made changes to uphold health safety.
August 24, 2020
Amid the pandemic, we must find better ways to support local businesses and build the Milwaukee community.

Close to Home

Close to Home
April 22, 2020

Peering outside the plane’s window, a blue mass moves slowly beneath me. Below me, it is immense and wide, reaching before and behind me. I squint, wanting to see the details of its surface. Small waves...

Cost of Being a College Athlete

April 22, 2020

A law that allows athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness passes in California on Sept. 30, 2019. It's a law that gives athletes the ability to benefit from their athletic status but "makes...

The Great Debate

April 22, 2020

YES OR NO TO PANTSUITS? Zoe Marmitt, a junior in the College of Engineering, says yes to pantsuits. She sees it as a very professional look and as a matter of gender equality. “I feel like men...

Finding Hope and Mentorship in Times of Need

April 22, 2020

Students, higher education professionals and community members gathered at Alverno College for a summit to discuss underrepresentation on college campuses Feb. 21. The summit, Advancing Equity in Our Colleges...

Diagnosing the System

April 22, 2020

In 2020, health care weighs heavy on the minds of Americans. During a global outbreak that's seen governors 'competing' for medical supplies and marginalized communities particularly affected, the conversation...

Power of One

Power of One
April 22, 2020

The power of one. It's the slogan BIG EAST commissioner Val Ackerman remembers when she considers hiring more females in the sports industry. “Diversification is a point of emphasis across the...

The Privilege of Political Apathy

The Privilege of Political Apathy
April 22, 2020

“T. E. R. R. O. R. I. S. T.” These are the harsh letters that pierce my ears and strike my eardrums as I sit on the serene Florida beach trying to soak up some sun while a man gives his opinions of...

A Shot in the Dark: The Conversation around Gun Violence

April 22, 2020

From the Milwaukee Courthouse to Red Arrow Park, Linnea Stanton marches with over 8,000 people. The crowd is young, mostly students who have taken to the streets in opposition to gun violence. It's March...

Knowing Madre Rosa

Photo courtesy of the authors.
April 22, 2020

In 2017, history professor Laura Matthew goes in search of local archives in Jacaltenango, Guatemala. Instead, she finds the larger-than-life legacy of Marquette alum and Maryknoll sister Dorothy Erickson,...

Keeping the Peace

Designed by Grace Pionek
April 22, 2020

“Dispute over politics leads to fight at Sacramento State”  “Political fight leads to Cape shooting”  “I Can't Work With You! How Political Fights Leave Workplaces Divided”  These...

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