Marquette Wire

RHA promotes ‘Spirit of Giving’

Tim Horneman

December 4, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

The Residence Hall Association, along with various student organizations from across campus, is scheduled to celebrate the holiday season at the 17th Annual Miracle on Central Mall. This event will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday...

Strategic Dissent

Susan Haarman

December 2, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News, Social Justice

FORT BENNING, Ga. — In a time when people are shopping to support the country and sporting patriotic t-shirts more than ever, more than 10,000 people gathered at Fort Benning, an Army base in Columbus, Ga., to protest a unique...

Senior works for Kenya

Sarah Sutschek

November 20, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

By 2011, approximately 30 percent of the children in Kenya will be orphaned, and many of these children will be placed in the care of orphanages, according to Kenya Orphanage Sponsorship Trust fund-raiser organizer, senior Mary...

Students skip out on Race 101

Tim Horneman

November 18, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Social Justice

Senior Veronica Leshok was the moderator of the event, which began with senior Quinton Cotton asking the audience to complete a questionairre which asked, for example, what cultural group was identified with hip-hop culture and...

Res halls give leftovers

Anna Kwidzinska

November 6, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

Every breakfast, lunch and dinner, the residence hall cafeterias face a dilemma concerning excess food. This year they have teamed up with an outside organization, to take care of the problem — and feed the hungry. Campus...

Teach-in to focus on social justice

Bridget Thoreson

October 30, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

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 talk about things and start...

VOX regroups, rethinks sexual stance

John Heiderscheidt

October 28, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

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 student organization next...