Marquette Wire

Ordinary man gives life to splendid film

Tim Cigelske

August 28, 2003

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Marquee

Pekar's fashion sense consists of a back hair-revealing wifebeater and mustard-colored Daisy Dukes, which he wears while cutting his toenails in bed. He trolls the supermarket with a permanent scowl branded on his face in search...

Graduate brings real-world experience to Engineering helm

Lisa Petersen

August 28, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

New school years typically bring new things. This one brought a new dean for the College of Engineering. Stan Jaskolski began his tenure as dean on Aug. 1, replacing former dean Douglas Green who resigned last spring for personal...

Cause for Celebration

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

August 28, 2003

Filed under Sports

According to head coach Pati Rolf, Hickerson will not start for the team at the beginning of the season but she will bring other intangibles to the club."She brings a great amount of maturity to the team," Rolf said. "...

Story about two transfer players here

August 25, 2003

Filed under Sports

Marcus Jackson, a 6-foot-8-in, 240-pound forward, transferred to Marquette in May. He spent the previous two years at South Plains Junior College in Levelland, Texas. Last season he averaged 7.8 points and 9...

New dean will aid Nursing

Rikida Starace

August 25, 2003

Filed under News

A national figure who helped write the book on nursing education will open a new chapter as dean of the College of Nursing this fall.Lea Acord, who holds a doctorate in higher education administration from the University o...

New coach makes plans for improvement

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

August 25, 2003

Filed under Sports

This will be Rodecap's second head coaching position. For the past four years Rodecap had coached at Northern Illinois, compiling an overall record of 51-46 and taking the Huskies to the finals of the Mid-American Co...

Campus gyms get rid of broken equipment

Katie Hinderer

August 25, 2003

Filed under News

Incoming students may not have to experience the early morning rush to the gym to sign up for equipment that last year's students endured. The Rec Plex and the Rec Center have added several new and refurbished pieces of wo...

Prep star Amoroso commits to Eagles

Ryan Nilsson

August 25, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

That's why many people were surprised when Amoroso orally committed to play for Marquette's men's basketball team Saturday, Aug. 16. "(I'd) been pondering it for a week or so," Amoroso said. "I sat down with my family (Friday)...

DPS Reports

Katie Hinderer

August 25, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News, News

2. At 11:31 a.m., an employee reported that an unknown driver caused an estimated $100 in damage to the lawn by Schroeder Complex. Aug. 16 3. At 11:22 a.m., the Milwaukee Fire Department was contacted to extinguish a smoldering...

Priests express marital interests

Susan Haarman

August 25, 2003

Filed under News

A group of Milwaukee area priests have been getting national attention as a result of their decision to send an open letter to the president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops advocating the possibility of a ...

DPS adds new stops to LIMO route

Emily Palm

August 25, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News

The myriad of new renovations that have affected students' lives have also prompted changes from the Department of Public Safety. Because Raynor Library will be open for 24 hours, DPS has hired two additional officers to supplement...

Freeway widening receives criticism

matt.nash@marquette.edu

August 25, 2003

Filed under News

Randy Romanski, WisDOT's executive director, said it has not approved or disapproved the widening of lanes. At this stage in the process, WisDOT will start on preliminary engineering and release federally required En...