Marquette Wire

Over-involved wife needs to take a timeout

October 9, 2003

Filed under News

The mouth was at it again last week when, again using the radio as her forum, she said that her husband, who was rightfully benched for Marc Bulger, would not be opposed to being traded. This is something that c...

News Briefs

October 9, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Nottingham had ruled the FTC had to stop accepting citizen applications for the national do-not-call registry. The FTC, pleased with the new decision, said they will need a minimum of a day to restart their operation. The appellate...

Happy Meals get healthy

Will Ashenmacher

October 9, 2003

Filed under News

When McDonald's workers decided to create a new "adult Happy Meal," they knew they would have to make a few alterations.The final package of the Go Active Meal will lack the mazes, word finds and bright...

ITS unplugs 60 Schroeder residents

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Science & Technology

"We've pretty much done this with all of the computers on the administration side," Shah said. "This process has worked in the past, and now the question is to do it from the student side." Shah said the viral infections had...

Brothers, Sisters mentor ‘littles’

Sarah Sutschek

October 9, 2003

Filed under News

The program's volunteers travel to the West Side Academy II and the Fitz Simmons Boys and Girls Club to meet with elementary-level children between the ages of 6 and 14.Mentors are required to volunteer at least once a wee...

Students make for toothy grins

Taryn Sauer

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

Head Start is a program federally funded through Milwaukee Public Schools and Milwaukee County's Social Development Commission, which provides services for 4,000 3- to 5-year-olds at the 100 percent poverty level. In its fifth...

Female students top male enrollment

Matt Ryno

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

Colleges have been reporting an annual increase in female enrollment since the early eighties and numbers are still expected to rise. According to the U.S. Department of Education's Web site, by year 2012, over 10 million women...

Keeping the faith

Susan Haarman

October 9, 2003

Filed under News, Religion & Campus Ministry

Christian Eichenlaub, a College of Communication junior, is the picture perfect Catholic university student. He participates in community service through Easter Seals. He loves his family. He's a straight A student on scholarship....

Mirrors reflect feelings, study shows

eileen.mozinski@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under News

The research was conducted two summers ago and published August 1, 2003. The experiment randomly assigned 58 sedentary women with the average age of 21 to ride stationary exercise bikes twice for 30 minutes. One group of women...

Commuter students feel isolated

stuart.thomas@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News, Student Government

"It's not about adjusting to the college atmosphere that is so hard," Osmen said. "It's the loss of time and flexibility because I commute. It's more than the average student has to deal with every day." Other commuters agree,...

Doyle manufactures job summit

matt.nash@marquette.edu

October 9, 2003

Filed under News

Doyle said he already has Gov. Jennifer Granholm from Michigan joining him. He said the two plan to ask others to join them. Doyle's speech addressed the three issues spokesman for his office, Dan Leistikow said Doyle wo...

Senate election to be held today

Meg Lavery

October 7, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

"We have six off-campus senator positions available," Held said. "Those positions will be determined by our legislative vice president." Carroll said that while she's "very excited" to win the primary for Cobeen, her mindset...