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Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire


MUSG Weekend Movies

Tim Horneman September 10, 2003
Last year, movies were shown on Friday nights only. This year, movies are shown at 8 p.m. on Fridays and 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Saturdays. All showings are at the Varsity Theatre and cost $2 with a valid Marquette Card and $3 without.


Anna Kwidzinska September 10, 2003
"Old, tired, hunched over, sad-looking — drooling," Dasney said of the Pope. "However, at the same time, still powerful, commanding, dedicated and determined to carry on. Professional. Holy."
Dasney traveled to Azerbaijan on a Fulbright Grant for...

Campus remembers 9/11 victims on anniversary

Rikida Starace September 10, 2003
The day will include a dedication of the American flag, the Wisconsin state flag and Marquette's flag sponsored and funded by MUSG.
After the university decided that the flags needed a more prominent and central location on campus, MUSG found a...

MU professor recieves award

Liz Challice September 10, 2003
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 winners go on to...

Hall primaries heat up

Rikida Starace September 10, 2003
"The elections are going well," elections coordinator Sarah Klatt said. "It's very refreshing to see so many people dedicated to this campaign, and there are many new faces getting involved and that is great to see."
Cobeen, O'Donnell, South and...

Professor to head UN council

Will Ashenmacher September 10, 2003
He applied for the position in January 2003 and was flown to Geneva six months later to be interviewed by a board of UNECE members. He was offered the position on Aug. 14.
Chowdhury said he will report to Geneva later this month and will...

The necessity of quality doctoral programs

John Heiderscheidt September 8, 2003
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 to developing cultural...

Raynor Library considers opening all hours

Amanda Mccracken September 8, 2003
The idea for Raynor Library to be open 24 hours came from MUSG in the 2002-03 school year. After discussing the idea for some time, MUSG put out a survey online for all Marquette students, asking if there would be a need for the library to be open 24...

Princeton survey aims to better aid prospective students

Jackie Palank September 8, 2003
According to Princeton Review spokeswoman Jeanne Krier, the Princeton Review has surveyed college students annually since 1992 to rank schools on a variety of categories to better aid prospective students. The surveys consist of 70 questions ranging from...

Students crave current events in classes

Amanda Becker September 8, 2003
"It can be difficult to incorporate current events into classes that don't really pertain to them," sophomore Adrianna Picard said.
Picard said if a course pertains to current events then the professor should include discussions. However, she said that...


Susan Haarman September 8, 2003
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 by a state statute that...

MUSG plans for more late-night activities and other programs

Katie Hinderer September 8, 2003
According to the resolution text, the final wording of the flag plaque will read,"This flag display is a tribute to the individuals who serve our country and the ideals that are upheld. It expresses the gratitude of Marquette University students for the...
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