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McCormick Hall to be demolished by end of year

ADD
August 27, 2019
A wrecking ball began destroying the upper six floors of McCormick Hall last month, but the building will not be fully demolished until the end of the year.

Work to Be Done

Work to Be Done
May 15, 2019

My biggest fear entering college was not the difficulty level of the courses, the strict deadlines from professors or even the hardships of making friends. My biggest fear was stepping into my freshman...

Not Alone

May 15, 2019

When I first confront the subject of suicide, I am in elementary school, and too young to really grasp what it means. All I know is my uncle is dead. I can’t perfectly remember the day in question,...

Home is Where the Heart Is

May 15, 2019

A classmate once asked me, “Who are you always on the phone with?” My response is simple: my parents. There’s not a day that goes by when I don’t talk to them at least twice. Whether it’s...

A Plight of Pollinators

May 15, 2019
Emma Schmierer, a freshman in the College of Arts & Sciences and president-elect of the MU Pollinators, says the club is working on building its organization by gaining members and engaging Marquette students. 

After 11 year absence, Billy Joel returns to Milwaukee

Billy Joel performs at Miller Park.
May 5, 2019

Imagine it is 1980; the Rubik's cube makes its debut in London, The Empire Strikes Back is released in the United States, Ronald Reagan is elected President, and Billy Joel's Glass Houses album reaches...

Anti-abortion organization draws crowd in front of Raynor Library

SPARK will be online this summer.
April 26, 2019
Marquette University is one of five colleges in Wisconsin Created Equal is visiting. The organization will also be visiting University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee Area Technical College and Madison Area Technical College.

‘Social Cues’ by Cage The Elephant is the Garage Pop Album of the Summer

'Social Cues' by Cage The Elephant is the Garage Pop Album of the Summer
April 25, 2019

Grammy award-winning group Cage The Elephant released their latest album, “Social Cues” April 19. “Social Cues” is packed with emotional rock 'n' roll and coming-of-age sensations. Frontman Matt...

Anderson .Paak releases album ‘Ventura’

April 23, 2019

Anderson .Paak, Grammy-nominated for his album "Malibu,"  released his latest project April 12. “Ventura” is filled with daydream R&B melodies and easygoing vibes. His shortest album of only...

Car flipped in intersection near Straz Tower

A car is flipped on its side at the intersection of 10th St. and Wisconsin Ave.
April 12, 2019
An MUPD officer at the scene said they were not sure if it was related to Marquette University and were not going to investigate the crash. 

Raynor experiences power outage

Emergency lights in Raynor Library are on awaiting for the power to be restored by WE Energies.
April 6, 2019
Although there is a power outage in the area at an intersection on Wells Street, WE Energies said they were not aware of the Raynor outage and said the electricity for Raynor is connected to other buildings in the area.

Scottish Star Nina Nesbitt Takes Over Colectivo

April 2, 2019

Colectivo’s Back Room was soaking in pop melodies from Scottish musician Nina Nesbitt and supporting artists Sophie Rose and Plested on March 13. This was my first concert at the popular coffee...

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