Marquette Wire

Dental

Susan Haarman

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, Metro & Politics, News, News

The state government gave over $15 million worth of funding to the construction of the new dental school because it is the only dental school in the state of Wisconsin. Because it received state funding, the school is affected...

Zimpher exits, search ensues

Stu Thomas

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

The process of interviewing and narrowing the candidates will be similar to that of the 1998 search for a chancellor that brought Zimpher to UWM. "The search process that led to the hiring of Chancellor Zimpher worked well...

IL Tuition

Amy Bauer

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

The bill will take effect in fall of 2004 at the earliest. The fixed rate is set upon acceptance to one of the Illinois public universities and guaranteed for four years. Abby Ottenhoff, press secretary for Blagojevich, said...

The necessity of quality doctoral programs

John Heiderscheidt

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

Features of Marquette's program that helped the university secure the grant include: preparing teacher scholars to address vulnerable populations of society; the opportunity for residencies in research and teaching; dedication...

Law student delves into politics

Jen Haberkorn

September 4, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Mosier ran for the position in Milwaukee's 13th aldermanic district after Jeff Pawlinski agreed to resign in May to accompany a guilty plea to federal charges of misusing his campaign fund. When Mosier, who has always been...

Ford Foundation for minorities

Katie Hinderer

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

Powless is an Oneida Native American and the first Marquette student to win this fellowship, said Daniel Griffiths, vice provost for Research and Graduate Programs. "It feels fantastic to win the Ford Foundation Fellowship,"...

Racism

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

The task force, composed of Milwaukee County Supervisors, will offer "a list of recommendations on how to mitigate segregation," said task force co-chairman Tim Johnson. The report will be issued to the Milwaukee County Board...

University changes clause

Lisa Petersen

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, News, Social Justice, Student Government

"The policy change means a great deal to the GSA," said Michael Maloney, president of GSA. "One of the basic things it stands for is that the university acknowledges us and respects the members of Marquette despite sexual orientation." According...

LIMO drivers face vomit, angry riders

Sarah Sutschek

September 4, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News, News

"There's a lot of throwing up on vans," Luchsinger, a junior, said. "But only one last semester while I was driving." These LIMO drivers can be seen throughout campus between 5 p.m. and 3 a.m. as they chauffeur their peers...

Athletic Department hires former football coach

September 2, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

"Pressure is good," Harbaugh said. "I would find it hard to do things, to be involved in things, if there weren't some pressure. If it weren't important enough to put some pressure on you, it wouldn't be important enough to be...

Bill to protect babies’ rights after abortion

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

The Wisconsin State Senate Judiciary, Corrections and Privacy Committee voted 4-1 Thursday to recommend a floor vote for the Born Alive Infant Protection Act. The bill's purpose is to "clarify that all babies born alive have...

LeBlanc wins 2nd Fulbright award

andrew.johnson@marquette.edu

September 2, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

"It's really a mark of excellence internationally," Wake said. As part of his award, LeBlanc traveled to Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia to teach two graduate-level courses – Human Rights in International Relations and International...