Marquette Wire

Pop price possibly plunging

Tim Horneman

October 9, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

The Brew on the Bridge in Raynor Library is not planning to change the prices of Pepsi products soon, although administrators will consider doing so, according to Marilyn Bugenhagen, director of the Alumni Memorial Union. The...

ITS unplugs 60 Schroeder residents

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Science & Technology

"We've pretty much done this with all of the computers on the administration side," Shah said. "This process has worked in the past, and now the question is to do it from the student side." Shah said the viral infections had...

Union vote fails by one vote

John Heiderscheidt

October 9, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

The second attempt by university employees in the Department of Facilities Services to form a union failed in a vote passed Wednesday evening. The action failed by a one-vote margin, 33-32, the closest election in a series...

News Briefs

October 9, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Nottingham had ruled the FTC had to stop accepting citizen applications for the national do-not-call registry. The FTC, pleased with the new decision, said they will need a minimum of a day to restart their operation. The appellate...

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...

Writing Center relocates

Meg Lavery

October 7, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

The old facility used to be a residence hall and was not specific to the needs of the staff and students, said Writing Center director Paula Gillespie. Senior Sheila Keane, a tutor at the Writing Center, said the atmosphere...

Professor wins fiction award

Liz Challice

October 7, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

University Provost Madeleine Wake said she was "very excited" upon hearing the news of Hribal's achievement. "This is a very prestigious award and it marks Professor Hribal as a leader in terms of literature," Wake said "Guggenheim...

Senate election to be held today

Meg Lavery

October 7, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

"We have six off-campus senator positions available," Held said. "Those positions will be determined by our legislative vice president." Carroll said that while she's "very excited" to win the primary for Cobeen, her mindset...

UMich class tells students ‘how to be gay’

Kaitlan Tauber

October 7, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

The class, which is part of the English department, started in the fall term of the 2000-01 school year. "I was asked to teach a course on contemporary fiction, and I proposed to teach it on contemporary gay male fiction,"...

Labor mulls union vote

October 7, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News, Social Justice

In a press release sent out by Local 317, the union trying to organize the employees, anonymous workers from Marquette claim to have had difficulty dealing with university management. "We bring up a problem and management says,...

Judge allows George recall to proceed

matt.nash@marquette.edu

October 7, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

The election will be Nov. 18, after an Oct. 21 primary. George opposes the legitimacy of the recall. "This is clearly an illegal criminal enterprise that Jarrel Jones and (state Rep.) Spencer Coggs and their supporters put...

Week aims to teach, enlighten students

jason.ivanitz@marquette.edu

October 7, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

They have emotional shock, denial, nightmares and intrusive memories about the assault. They have feelings of guilt, depression, fear, anxiety and anger. They have difficulty feeling safe and trusting friends, and inflict...