The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: An open letter from MAWU

October 5, 2021

Fall has arrived at Marquette. The air is getting colder, the days are getting shorter, and the changing seasons offer us a chance to take stock. For students returning to campus, some for the first time...

BENJAMIN: Urban ecology, parks imperative for sustainable future

BENJAMIN: Urban ecology, parks imperative for sustainable future

Abi Benjamin, Opinions Columnist September 28, 2021
As a society, we need to move toward a solar punk way of life and a world where we lead with the love for nature first.
Not everyone is adhering to Marquettes requirement to wear face masks in indoor public or shared spaces on campus.

EDITORIAL: We must go forward with responsibility, compassion

September 28, 2021
To survive COVID-19, it is up to us to care for every neighbor as ourselves.
CADY: Police need more domestic violence situation training

CADY: Police need more domestic violence situation training

Grace Cady, Opinions Columnist September 28, 2021
There is a dire need for police to more proactive when approaching domestic abuse situations. Lives depend on it.

KOCH: Foraging spurs cultural connection, environmental consciousness

Jenna Koch, Opinions Columnist September 28, 2021
Slowly but surely, we are moving towards a society in which fungi, and nature as a whole is respected and valued.

PARISI: We should advocate for mental health awareness during National Suicide Prevention Month

Kristin Parisi, Assistant Sports Producer September 21, 2021
Right now, during the month of September, National Suicide Prevention Month, I am here telling my story to advocate for suicide prevention, and to show you all that there is a light at the end of the tunnel.
Marquette University Police Department sends out safety alerts when it deems there is an ongoing threat to campus.

MCCAUGHEY: Lack of MUPD transparency ongoing issue

Nora McCaughey September 21, 2021
MUPD needs to address the surrounding area and make all students, not just those who live close to or on campus, a priority.
Graphic via Pew Research Center

CADY: Religion should respect autonomy, strive for understanding

Grace Cady, Opinions Columnist September 21, 2021
What someone believes and practices in their daily life and in their homes should be so intrinsically important to them that they do not need to step on other peoples’ rights to uphold their own principles. 
Graphic by Alexandra Garner

KOCH: Menstrual conditions deserving of more accommodations

Jenna Koch, Opinions Columnist September 21, 2021
People who experience menstruation should be given necessary accommodations.
Sendiks Fresh2Go is located on 16th Street.

EDITORIAL: Food insecurity persists on, near campus

September 21, 2021
Gaining access to healthy and affordable food options is a challenge for many Milwaukee residents and Marquette students, and the university should play a bigger role in assisting them. 
Graphic by Alexandra Garner

CADY: U.S. still feeling effects 20 years after 9/11

Grace Cady, Opinions Columnist September 14, 2021
If 9/11 has taught Americans anything, it is to always lead with love first.

KOCH: Urban foraging makes nature more accessible

Jenna Koch, Opinions Columnist September 14, 2021
Although an urban environment, the Marquette forage scene has proven to be promising.
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