Marquette Wire

Teach-in to focus on social justice

October 30, 2003

The Social Justice Teach-In 2003 will be held in the Haggerty Engineering Building on Saturday from 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. "We want to get a lot of people together to...

Iraqi Fulbright scholars to resume studies

October 28, 2003

The department will be re-establishing a Fulbright Scholarship Program in Iraq, he said. Up to 20 Iraqi students will arrive in the United States to continue their master's degrees "as early as next year." The...

VOX regroups, rethinks sexual stance

October 28, 2003

Roughly 16 students involved with VOX: Voices for Planned Parenthood met at the Union Sports Annex Thursday night for an unofficial meeting to discuss another possible application for recognition as a...

Better health care Clark’s goal

October 28, 2003

When talking about why he chose to run, Clark said after Sept. 11, "I saw what this administration was doing and I couldn't stand it." He accused President George W. Bush of what he called a "bait and...

Media experts to discuss Iraq

October 28, 2003

The Nieman Symposium, sponsored by the College of Communication, brings journalists and media experts from all over the country to Marquette's campus to discuss a specific topic. This year, they will be...

County crime rates continue to increase

October 28, 2003

While crime rates in Milwaukee County communities have increased over the past year, Marquette's numbers are down. There were 3,468 robbery cases in Milwaukee County in 2002, compared with 3,182 in...

Nobel winner recounts successes, looks to future

October 28, 2003

Maguire thanked Marquette Student Government Speaker Commissioner Susan Haarman, a senior, for her persistent invitations to the campus. "I kept getting all these e-mails to my home saying 'Please come...

Few accept gifts

October 28, 2003

Sixty students received a letter from Residence Life on May 6, notifying them of the opportunity to obtain the 75-meal block plan for both the fall semester of 2003 and the spring semester of 2004. The...

Justice minor now an option

October 28, 2003

"He's our man," Duffey said of Friman, who is on sabbatical. Duffey said the minor includes 21 hours of course work in the fields of anthropology, economics, political science, psychology, advertising...

Metra may soon head up north

October 22, 2003

Potential plans to extend Chicago's Metra commuter trains to southeastern Wisconsin may ease some of the frustration over traffic congestion often found on Interstate 94, the route between Chicago and...

Coggs defeats George by 2-to-1 in primary

October 22, 2003

"I think this is an overwhelming indication that the people of the 6th Senate District wanted new direction and leadership for the future," Coggs said. "I plan to stay in touch with (this) district. It's...

Parking tight for many

October 22, 2003

This story is the second in a series examining parking on Marquette's campus. The series runs on alternate Thursdays. Mark Behar, a physician assistant at the Wisconsin Avenue Family Care Center, 1834...

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