Marquette Wire

Alumnus Thomas Werner, family donates $5 million to first-generation scholarships

Alumnus Thomas Werner, family donates $5 million to first-generation scholarships

Nick Magrone, News Reporter

November 19, 2019

Along with providing aid for first-generation students in need, the Werner family's donation will support RISE, Marquette’s pre-orientation program for underrepresented students. The donation will also commence the brand new Thomas and Suzanne Werner Endowed Scholars Program for First-Generation Students.

2020-2021 tuition increase announced

2020-2021 tuition increase announced

Alexa Jurado, Assistant News Editor

November 18, 2019

Marquette University announced a 3.75% undergraduate tuition increase from $43,350 to $44,970 for the 2020-'21 academic year.

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 18

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 18

Dan Avington, Sports Audio Producer

November 18, 2019

Dan Avington, John Leuzzi and Tyler Peters discuss the start to the women's basketball season, break down the roster and preview the coming weeks for the team....

Seeking Support for Mental Health

Seeking Support for Mental Health

Kate Hyland, News Reporter

November 13, 2019

College students report feeling anxiety and depression, according to the American Psychological Association, with 43.6% anxious and 36.4% depressed.

Individual arrested in Wehr Chemistry lobby

Individual arrested in Wehr Chemistry lobby

Annie Mattea and Sarah Lipo

November 12, 2019

An individual was handcuffed in the Wehr Chem Lobby at approximately 7 p.m. tonight.

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 11

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 11

Dan Avington, Sports Audio Producer

November 11, 2019

Dan Avington, Daniel Macias and Tyler Peters break down the end to the Marquette men's soccer season, including the BIG EAST quarterfinals....

Wire Weekly: Nov. 5

Bridget Fogarty

November 5, 2019

Wire Weekly gives you a summary of the week's top stories. Here's what you need to know for this week. The provost search continues, how the newest cafe around campus makes their bubble tea, and what the university is doing to prepare for a potential contested convention in this summer's Democratic...

Political Super Bowl coming to Milwaukee

Political Super Bowl coming to Milwaukee

Grace Dawson, Investigative Reporter

November 5, 2019

Liz Gilbert, former resident of South Florida and current president of the Host Committee for the 2020 Democratic National Convention, was shocked to see beaches in Milwaukee.

Computer science initiative continues in thanks to grant

Computer science initiative continues in thanks to grant

Matthew Choate, News Reporter

November 5, 2019

Thanks to a grant from the National Science Foundation, a Marquette University science program will continue to introduce elementary, middle and high school students to the field.

Pablove Foundation aims to help families impacted by cancer

Pablove Foundation aims to help families impacted by cancer

Mackane Vogel, General Manager of Marquette Radio

November 5, 2019

For Marquette Students looking to support the Pablove Foundation, Marquette Radio will be tabling in the Alumni Memorial Union every day this week from 11-1 p.m. and accepting donations for the foundation while also raffling off Pablove prizes. Additionally, Marquette Radio will host its annual Rock-a-Thon concert in support of the Pablove Foundation this Friday at the Annex at 7 p.m.

Marquette hires alumnus as new vice president for finance

Marquette hires alumnus as new vice president for finance

Nick Magrone, News Reporter

November 5, 2019

Marquette University hired a new vice president for finance, whose long list of accomplishments includes being a graduate of the College of Business Administration.

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 4

Wire Sports Weekly – Nov. 4

Dan Avington, Sports Audio Producer

November 4, 2019

 Dan Avington and Matt Yeazel talk about Marquette cross country's performance at the BIG EAST championships....