Marquette Wire

JOURNAL: History of Marquette Hockey

JOURNAL: History of Marquette Hockey

Thomas Salinas, Wire Sports Reporter

April 10, 2017


Filed under Journal, Men's Hockey, Sports

It was the fall semester of 1969, and sophomore Dennis Butler had an idea of creating a hockey team at Marquette. An ice rink at Wilson Park was set to open in January 1970, the first rink in the Milwaukee area. Having played hockey in high school, Butler saw it as a great opportunity and spoke ...

Editor’s Note: Fall Semester

Editor’s Note: Fall Semester

Stephanie Harte, Managing Editor, Marquette Journal

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal

If you told my freshman self that the student media board would one day trust me enough to run our magazine, I probably would have laughed in your face. I couldn’t even get hired as a reporter four years ago. Although the initial rejection from student media stung, I still knew journalism was what...

Sharing her story

Sharing her story

Rebecca Carballo, Assistant News Editor

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, TV News

Rasha was 18 when she left a quiet Jordanian suburb and her seven siblings for Milwaukee. She arrived in August, right before she would start school at Milwaukee Area Technical College. She witnessed cultural differences immediately – everything from public displays of affection to the summer clothing,...

Tuesday night mass beloved tradition at Marquette

Tuesday night mass beloved tradition at Marquette

Sophie Bolich, News Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, News

It’s 10 p.m. on a Tuesday and all is quiet on campus. While most students have retired to their dorms for an evening of studying, some are venturing out to attend Mass at Joan of Arc Chapel. Students sit cross-legged, elbow-to-elbow and knee-to-knee on the stone floor, their whispered conversations...

Marginalized Marquette

Marginalized Marquette

Morgan Hughes, Columnist

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, Opinions

Daniel Bernard uses his Federal Student Aid refund to pay four months' rent up-front. With what remains, he buys a new pair of blue wingtip boots, which had been patiently waiting in an online shopping cart. His clothing is often representative of his professional, approachable demeanor: he irons a button-up...

Little knowns with much to show

Little knowns with much to show

Stephanie Harte, Editor of the Marquette Journal

November 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Journal

Off The Wall Theatre Dale Gutzman’s theatre career has taken him all around the world, and ultimately back to his roots in Milwaukee. He served as resident playwright and associate director of the Russian Drama Theatre in the Ukraine. Later, he was the resident playwright at the Performing Arts ...

Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Ryan McCarthy, Columnist

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, Opinions

A couple of months before I came to Marquette for my freshman year, I had dinner with an alumna who graduated sometime in the 1970s. She asked me where I was living and I told her McCormick Hall. “Oh, the beer can,” she said. “You’re going to have a lot of fun in there.” A university’s...

Transgender Resources

Alex Montesantos, Investigative Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, Projects

Four university resources for transgender students, guests   Individual support from the Office of Residence Life   Living accommodations are available to all transgender students by request from the Office of Residence Life, and are handled based on the student’s level of c...

Jesuit Profile: Father Nicholas Santos

Jesuit Profile: Father Nicholas Santos

Catie Petralia, News Reporter

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, News

Father Nicholas Santos, a Jesuit priest and assistant professor of marketing from Pune, India, has studied at four universities including Marquette, Santa Clara University, Jnana Deepa Vidyapeeth in Pune and the University of Pune. The Marquette Journal sat down with Father Santos to discuss how he became...

Meet Dr. Xavier Cole

Meet Dr. Xavier Cole

Stephanie Harte, Editor of the Marquette Journal

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, News

Xavier Cole, the vice president for student affairs, went down to the basement of Varsity Theatre Sunday, Aug. 28 to audition for the Marquette band program, just like any other student. After performing his prepared piece for band director Erik Janners, Cole was placed in the wind ensemble. He...

Greatest moments in Marquette basketball history

Greatest moments in Marquette basketball history

Jack Goods, Grant Becker, and Matt Unger

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal, Men's Basketball, Sports

Marquette men's basketball is celebrating 100 years of success this season. We looked back at the 10 greatest moments in the program's history, from Bo Ellis to Dwyane Wade. 10. Tony Smith drops 44 points on Wisconsin — Feb. 19, 1990 Marquette basketball was finally back on the grid after a...

Near West Side Partners Combats Gentrification

Near West Side Partners Combats Gentrification

Brittany Carloni

November 17, 2016


Filed under Journal

Pete Cooney found his passion through a creative outlet meant to balance the intense work environment at his first job. “I started to really get into food: trying new restaurants, looking at food and reading about stuff going on across the country,” he said. Inspired by similar ideas in other...