The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

President Lovell and Provost Ah Yun approved the new University Faculty committee on Budget and Financial planning

University Committee on Budget and Financial Planning approved by President Lovell

Megan Woolard, Executive News Editor October 26, 2021
“The change to the academic statutes to form the University Faculty committee on Budgets and Financial Planning was supported by Provost (Kimo) Ah Yun and approved by President (Michael) Lovell,” Abbott said.
The City of Milwaukee is recommending booster shots to vaccinated individuals

Marquette Community hopeful to Receive COVID-19 Booster Shot

Phoebe Goebel, News Reporter October 26, 2021
The booster shot is the same dose as the previously given dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and is first being given to those who are at higher risk for hospitalization or death. This constitutes individuals 65 or older, or those working in long-term care facilities who are 18 or older.
University and Faculty groups clash over financial analysis

University and Faculty group clash over financial analysis

Benjamin Wells and Megan Woolard October 26, 2021
The University and Marquette's chapter of AAUP disagree about finances
The Great Resignation has made its way onto Marquettes campus

“The Great Resignation” at Marquette

Bailey Striepling, News Reporter/Copy Editor October 26, 2021
Millions of people are saying “I quit” after the COVID-19 pandemic started what is being referred to as "The Great Resignation."  
Voting Rights goes On the Issues

Voting Rights goes “On the Issues”

Hannah Hernandez, News Reporter October 26, 2021
The topic of this conversation was the changes to state elections laws and how that might impact future elections.
Students majoring in Public Relations and Advertising are required to complete an internship prior to graduation

Unpaid Internships remain inaccessible for some students

Bailey Striepling, News Reporter/Copy Editor October 26, 2021
For Marquette University students, internships are either required or strongly recommended prior to graduation. Many internships, however, are unpaid.
Devils Lake is a popular destination among many Marquette students

Devil’s Lake: A haunting historical landmark

Connor Baldwin, News Reporter October 26, 2021
Devil’s Lake was first discovered and mostly visited by local Native Ho-Chunk Tribes
Marquette has achieved Emerging HSI status

Marquette achieves “Emerging HSI” status

Julia Abuzzahab, Assistant News Editor October 26, 2021
Marquette University has earned an "emerging HSI" status designation since 15.4% of undergraduate students are Hispanic/Latinx.
October is Filipino American history month

October is Filipino American History Month

Phoebe Goebel, News Reporter October 26, 2021
Currently, more than four million Filipino people live in the United States, making this culture the second-largest Asian American group in the country.
Marquette has officially adopted a land and water acknowledgement

Marquette adopts land and water acknowledgement

Megan Woolard, Executive News Editor October 19, 2021
The area that was once known to various nations is now currently a part of Marquette’s campus. Marquette’s new adopted Land and Water Acknowledgment aims to recognize that history.
MUPD has responded to a recent trend of robberies on campus

MUPD responds to recent robberies on campus

Megan Woolard, Executive News Editor October 19, 2021
In response to the robberies, MUPD police chief Edith Hudson issued a statement Friday, Oct. 15 detailing the ways that the campus police department is addressing this recent pattern of crime near campus areas.
Dana Shaqwari, the current president of MSA reflects on the importance of ablution stations

“We had to wait over ten years”: Ablution stations added on campus

Connor Baldwin, News Reporter October 19, 2021
Ablution stations are used for religious ritual of Wudu. Wudu is the washing of hands, face, arms and feet before prayer. Muslims perform Wudu and prayer five times a day
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