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Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

The student news site of Marquette University

Marquette Wire

Members of the cast of Student Body posing with the most powerful quotes in the play.

The Uncomfortable Truth

Jennifer Walter, Executive News Editor November 29, 2017
They also discover they are in possession of the only video evidence of the incident.

Johnston’s Gems

Matt Unger, Projects Editor November 29, 2017

There was a time when Marquette’s chapel, library and Jesuit residence were all housed under the same roof. It was a time before there were 11 different colleges featuring 80 different majors and...

Nick Jenkins, a coordinator at the Counseling Center, said QPR training typically takes between 60 and 90 minutes to complete

Counseling and advocacy groups seek improved outreach

Maredithe Meyer, Projects Reporter May 2, 2017

For mental health professionals dealing with patients in the day-to-day, the need for immediate strategies to help those struggling with suicide is pressing. "There is a 50 percent lifetime incident of...

Before college: A fight against stigma

Before college: A fight against stigma

Abby Ng, Projects Reporter April 25, 2017

The Schuster family never saw it coming. Neither did the community of Grafton, Wisconsin. No one ever thought Tim Schuster, a popular 17-year-old high school senior, known for his ability to make people...

Marquette researchers seek innovative treatments

Maredithe Meyer, Investigative Reporter April 25, 2017

Charlie Kubly was described by his loved ones as the life of the party, even as he battled depression for years. He was 28 when that battle ended and Kubly lost his life to suicide. Kubly grew up...

Lucky to Win a Game

In just four seasons, Marquette men's lacrosse went from being the first Division I program in the state of Wisconsin to hosting an NCAA tournament game. The athletic department announced the addition...

Transgender Resources

Alex Montesantos, Investigative Reporter November 17, 2016

Four university resources for transgender students, guests   Individual support from the Office of Residence Life   Living accommodations are available to all transgender students...

Holthusen Hall has been in a state of flux since a good portion of its staff left.

Understaffed counseling center creates problems for students

Alexander Montesantos, Investigative Reporter May 5, 2016
After losing much of their staff, the counseling center has been working to improve resources for students.
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MU basketball attendance, team value drops

Patrick Thomas, May 5, 2016
Marquette men's basketball attendance has been falling for several years, subsequently "devaluing" the team and launching efforts to solve the problem.
Connie Petersen at the foot of the stairs in Helfaer Theater, a difficult challenge for a non able-bodied person.

Helfaer’s accessibility problem

Devi Shastri, Investigative Reporter April 14, 2016
Helfaer Theater, the counseling center, and the 'Old Gym' provide a challenge for persons with physical disabilities.
University has room to improve on sexual health education

University has room to improve on sexual health education

Devi Shastri, Investigative Reporter December 3, 2015
Marquette ranked 118th out of 140 universities in sexual health. This is why...
Students can make payments on their loans while in school.

Debt by Degree: Dealing with Debt

Patrick Thomas, Investigative Reporter November 12, 2015
The second part of a 2-part series looking at student debt at Marquette, and how students are handling it.
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