Marquette Wire

Mayoral race opens with 15 candidates

matt.nash@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Fifteen candidates are running for Milwaukee mayor in the 2004 election, according to papers filed with the Milwaukee elections commission. Of all the topics in debate, taxes and the decline of industry in Milwaukee appear...

MUSG shows its feminine side

Rikida Starace

August 28, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

Senior Kate Agnew, Marquette University Student Government's president, is one of only five female presidents in the history of Marquette. Although she is part of this minority, Agnew said she doesn't seperate herself because...

Vice Provost

andrew.johnson@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

A new position has been created in Marquette's graduate school to oversee research. This new position attends to the former responsibilities of the graduate school dean, Griffiths said. "This position continues the academic...

Graduate brings real-world experience to Engineering helm

Lisa Petersen

August 28, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

New school years typically bring new things. This one brought a new dean for the College of Engineering. Stan Jaskolski began his tenure as dean on Aug. 1, replacing former dean Douglas Green who resigned last spring for personal...

Driving

August 28, 2003

Filed under featured, News

CHICAGO — Sho Yano's mother hands him his lunch for school in a brown paper bag. "You don't need any bones today? No bones?" Kyung Yano asks her quiet, spectacle-wearing 12-year-old, who shakes his head "no" as they head...

Downtown revs up for Harley fest

August 28, 2003

Filed under featured, News

Tribune Staff Milwaukee is poised to go hog wild this holiday weekend with Harley-Davidson's 100th Anniversary Celebration, expected to bring nearly 350,000 people to the area in four days. The four-day birthday bash for...

DPS Reports

Katie Hinderer

August 25, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News, News

2. At 11:31 a.m., an employee reported that an unknown driver caused an estimated $100 in damage to the lawn by Schroeder Complex. Aug. 16 3. At 11:22 a.m., the Milwaukee Fire Department was contacted to extinguish a smoldering...

DPS adds new stops to LIMO route

Emily Palm

August 25, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News

The myriad of new renovations that have affected students' lives have also prompted changes from the Department of Public Safety. Because Raynor Library will be open for 24 hours, DPS has hired two additional officers to supplement...

City streets to switch direction

matt.nash@marquette.edu

August 25, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Crossing from the Union Sports Annex to the Alumni Memorial Union will take a few extra minutes this spring. Work is underway to convert Wells and State streets from the accustomed one-way direction to two-way streets. The...

MUSG encourages student involvement

Rikida Starace

August 25, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

The organization is broken into five main departments: communications, elections, financial, program board and Senate. The program board, run by Program Vice President Sophia Rodriguez, a senior, handles the concerts, entertainers,...

Freshmen fret over fateful 15

andrew.johnson@marquette.edu

August 25, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

"I don't think I'm going to eat any differently than I would otherwise," he said. Blankenheim's attitude toward eating is what health educators stress time and again — consistent eating habits. Freshman year poses a number...

Scholars dig in and celebrate ground-breaking of new house

Steve Rushin

November 19, 1985

Filed under Higher Education, News

A decade of waiting ended as a year of construction began Monday when ground was broken for the Evan Scholars' house on the corner of 14th and Wells streets. Nearly 50 people huddled beneath a red and white tent as a light...