Marquette Wire

BEG: Trump’s new policy undermines immigrant contributions

BEG: Trump’s new policy undermines immigrant contributions

Aminah Beg, Opinions Columnist

September 10, 2019

Trump's new policies restrict both immigrants' ability to better their lives and become United States citizens.

EDITORIAL: Marquette community deserves university’s transparency

EDITORIAL: Marquette community deserves university’s transparency

September 10, 2019

Marquette students and parents are unaware of new programs or infrastructural changes on campus until they happen, leaving them with no voice or personal investment in the university’s decisions.

EDITORIAL: All voices essential to thriving campus

EDITORIAL: All voices essential to thriving campus

September 3, 2019

The words of administrators don't match the words on policy pages.

SCHABLIN: Marquette needs to bring back football program

SCHABLIN: Marquette needs to bring back football program

Kevin Schablin, Opinions Columnist

September 3, 2019

Bringing back a football program to Marquette University would benefit the university.

BEG: Trump’s influence on Netanyahu perpetuates widespread hatred

BEG: Trump’s influence on Netanyahu perpetuates widespread hatred

Aminah Beg, Opinions Columnist

September 3, 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's denial of congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib's entrance into the country showcases President Trump's international influence and motives to spread his racist agenda over seas.

FOGARTY: Sexual assault justice for victims unrealistic after Epstein’s death

FOGARTY: Sexual assault justice for victims unrealistic after Epstein’s death

Sheila Fogarty, Opinions Columnist

September 3, 2019

The dismissal of Jeffrey Epstein's sexual assault trial, due to his suicide, sheds light on a new danger of rape culture in America.

EDITORIAL: Mandatory active shooter training necessary for Marquette community

EDITORIAL: Mandatory active shooter training necessary for Marquette community

August 27, 2019

Marquette University's freshman class of 2019 received active shooter training during orientation. Unfortunately, upperclassmen, faculty and staff are not required to take training.

BEG: Social media effective tool for activism

Aminah Beg, Opinions Columnist

August 27, 2019

It was like any other June day when I woke up and checked my social media timelines. I went to Instagram and immediately noticed that countless stories on my feed were slightly different than the usual, positive and upbeat posts. Many people had changed their profile pictures to a solid blue color....

FOGARTY: National parks set example for state conservation practices

FOGARTY: National parks set example for state conservation practices

Sheila Fogarty, Opinions Columnist

August 27, 2019

Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park are paving the way in waste disposal and management in their parks. State parks and patrons should follow their lead.

SCHABLIN: The Commons’ reduced dining hall hours will benefit everyone

Kevin Schablin, Opinions Columnist

August 27, 2019

The Commons' reduced dining hall hours, while unpopular among students, proves to have beneficial long-term effects.

SCHUMAL: A moment full of kindness is a moment well spent

SCHUMAL: A moment full of kindness is a moment well spent

Tara Schumal, MUTV General Manager

April 30, 2019

Moments are defined differently for every human being, that’s the beauty of it.

WALTER: The show must go on

WALTER: The show must go on

Jennifer Walter, Executive Director of the Marquette Wire

April 30, 2019

I was incredibly eager and humbled when asked to take on the role as executive director last year. What I didn't know when I accepted the position was that it would come with a price.