Marquette Wire

Steps to Sainthood

Susan Haarman

October 21, 2003

Filed under News, Religion

Mother Teresa, whose original name is Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, may now be called by the formal title "Blessed" and her relics may be venerated. Beatification is the second step in the canonization process. It is bestowed upon...

UWM joins terror fight

matt.nash@marquette.edu

October 14, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, Metro & Politics, News

The school will be receiving grants from the federal Defense Appropriations Bill, which passed both the House of Representatives and the Senate, according to Zach Goldberg, press secretary for Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wis.). The bill...

Pipe break floods parts of campus

Anna Kwidzinska

October 14, 2003

Filed under featured, News

Packs of students hopped over a dirt-filled puddle near the southwest corner of Memorial Library on their way to classes Thursday. A broken city water main near the Olin Engineering building flooded part of the Memorial Library...

Sorority values service

megan.daniels@marquette.edu

October 14, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

Gamma Sigma Sigma is a different breed of Greek life. While Gamma Sigma Sigma does hold traditional sorority functions like formals, retreats and special outings, this Marquette sorority sets itself apart with its dedication...

Pulled plugs spark furor

Tim Horneman

October 14, 2003

Filed under News, Science & Technology

Some Schroeder Hall residents who were taken off of the internet by Information Technology Services last week are upset with the way ITS handled the problem. Last week, ITS handed out letters to 60 Schroeder residents alleging...

2 students robbed off campus

david.kinowski@marquette.edu

October 14, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News

Two freshmen were held at gunpoint and robbed at 10:20 p.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of West Highland Avenue. An unidentified man, who appeared to be armed, confronted Scott Selling and Colin Higgins, both 18, after they...

Students unite in service work

Celia Downes

October 14, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

Crime, prostitution, violence and poor living conditions. Those are just some of the concerns several students will have on their minds as they begin their service learning projects this month. Eight Marquette students from...

Sports Check

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

October 14, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, Men's Basketball, News, Religion, Sports

Tribune: Are you a big sports fan Fr. Wild? University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild: I'm a huge Marquette men's basketball fan. The women's games also and some soccer and volleyball. I certainly try to get to as many games...

Lannon inaugurated as St. Joseph’s President

John Heiderscheidt

October 14, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Religion

Marquette's loss and another school's gain became official Friday when the Rev. Timothy Lannon was inaugurated as president of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia. The events began Thursday evening with a dinner held for...

Cafeteria can’t replace Church

jeff.melbye@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Religion, Viewpoints

Everyone who knows me would likely agree that I'm not a very outspoken individual. Heck, the only detention I ever had was for not talking during a study hall. However, after reading the column by Marianne Gosz last Thursday I...

Keeping the faith

Susan Haarman

October 9, 2003

Filed under News, Religion

Christian Eichenlaub, a College of Communication junior, is the picture perfect Catholic university student. He participates in community service through Easter Seals. He loves his family. He's a straight A student on scholarship....

Female students top male enrollment

Matt Ryno

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

Colleges have been reporting an annual increase in female enrollment since the early eighties and numbers are still expected to rise. According to the U.S. Department of Education's Web site, by year 2012, over 10 million women...