Marquette Wire

Wild tackles hot topics

Jackie Palank

October 23, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

Despite a number of empty seats in the house, the students at Wednesday's forum with University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild seemed passionate about the more than 20 concerns they presented to the administration. Senior...

Commuter students feel isolated

stuart.thomas@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Student Government

"It's not about adjusting to the college atmosphere that is so hard," Osmen said. "It's the loss of time and flexibility because I commute. It's more than the average student has to deal with every day." Other commuters agree,...

Senate election to be held today

Meg Lavery

October 7, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

"We have six off-campus senator positions available," Held said. "Those positions will be determined by our legislative vice president." Carroll said that while she's "very excited" to win the primary for Cobeen, her mindset...

Few vote for MUSG Senators

Tim Horneman

September 23, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

Students elected 14 representatives Thursday from residence halls and off-campus in the Marquette Student Government elections. The total number of votes submitted was 599, but 55 of those were invalid because of wrong MarquetteCard,...

MU Late Nite gets a boost

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

New to the Tribune Starting at 10 p.m. and going until 1 a.m. on Aug. 28, the Alumni Memorial Union, Union Sports Annex, and Rec. Center were filled with students checking out this year's start of Late Night Programming. The...

Campus pride flies high

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, News, Student Government

A dedication for the flags took place last Thursday, a day that was chosen to commemorate the second anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York. "We are standing here today to recognize all of the men and women who lost...

MUSG Weekend Movies

Tim Horneman

September 11, 2003

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Student Government

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. Movies...

Campus remembers 9/11 victims on anniversary

Rikida Starace

September 11, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

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...

Hall primaries heat up

Rikida Starace

September 11, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

"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,...

MUSG plans for more late-night activities and other programs

Katie Hinderer

September 9, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

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 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...

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...