Marquette Wire

Spotlights, Inspirations and a Dream to Come True

Marquette students performed

Grace Schneider, Arts & Entertainment Assistant Editor

November 13, 2019

Some may take on a theatrical role to fill their free time, but others hope to pursue an acting career.

To Our Readers

Natallie St. Onge is the managing editor of the Marquette Journal.

Natallie St. Onge, Managing Editor of the Marquette Journal

November 13, 2019

It was on a ride home from my spring internship when I got the idea.

Seeking Support for Mental Health

A wall of notes promote motivational sayings to keep students going.

Kate Hyland, News Reporter

November 13, 2019

College students report feeling anxiety and depression, according to the American Psychological Association, with 43.6% anxious and 36.4% depressed.

Troubled Waters

Lake Michigan is the source of our water and where we put our waste.

Amanda Parrish, Investigative Reporter

November 13, 2019

An excess of nutrients can put the health of water, and subsequently home, at risk.

History Lives On

Students push bins to the entrance of McCormick Hall.

Annie Mattea, Assistant News Editor

November 13, 2019

According to Wiliam O’Brien, a research analyst and knowledge officer, Marquette has seen tremendous changes to residence hall life since the university’s inception. 

The Grass is Greener with Home Field Advantage

A view atop Valley Fields.

John Steppe, Executive Sports Editor

November 13, 2019

Men's soccer center back Manuel Cukaj says the teams feels more comfortable on the grass.

Nine Halls and One Million Memories

Students attend a floor meeting in their decorated common area on the 13th floor of Straz Tower.

Ariana Madson, A&E Reporter

November 13, 2019

The residents of each building determine the unique norms of each community.

Dynamics of the Hills

Erin Hills club house is where the golf team meets for practices and home tournaments.

Tyler Peters, Sports Reporter

November 13, 2019

Just a half-hour northwest of Milwaukee, the course has a beautifully rugged yet serene landscape with farmland surrounding it.

Miles Apart

International students stand in front of the Commons before the first week of school begins.

Sarah Lipo, Executive News Editor

November 13, 2019

The Office of Residence Life and International Affairs help international students at Marquette University find community on campus.

A Common Theme

Thomas Durkin lectures in his class.

Nick Magrone, News Reporter

November 13, 2019

Durkin’s class encompasses this theme in various creative ways as he guides his students through powerful works. 

Odd Jobs and Academics

Alfonso Martinez is a student working four jobs to cover his tuition costs.

Lelah Byron, Investigative Reporter

November 13, 2019

He worked as a cook, a membership analyst, a teen program leader and a Badger Boys State counselor just to stay financially stable.

A Quest to find Mom’s Grilled Cheese in MKE

For some, grilled cheese served as a childhood staple that could be varied from meal to meal.

Kelli Arseneau, A&E Assistant Editor

November 13, 2019

For me, it's a grilled cheese sandwich. Preferably, it's made by my mom.