Marquette Wire

Doyle initiates lift of minimum wage

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News

"An increase in the minimum wage wouldn't make much of a difference," said Rep. Jean Hundertmark (R-Clintonville). "Few employers pay minimum wage." She said the governor wants to bring in higher pa...

Drought continues throughout state

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News

This week's report said 20 percent of the corn crops and 24 percent of the soybean crops were classified as "very poor" as of Sept. 12. Last year at the same date, "very poor" ratings applied to on...

Women eager to get back on track

nicholas.williams@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Sports, Women's Track & Field

The day after the loss, coaches Markus Roeders and Frank Pelaez went back to work with the team in what Roeders said was one of the best training sessions the team has had so far. "We're excited to get out there, especially...

Frankovis finds groove week 2

steven.piche@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

On the subject of bold predictions, how about Ravens' running back Jamal Lewis?After personally guaranteeing his friend on the Cleveland Browns that he would have a career day if he had 30 carries, he went out and ...

Defense deals loss to Evansvill Ubert aces 7 saves for shutout in Eagles’ second consecutive home win

Dave Rossetti

September 16, 2003

Filed under Men's Soccer, News, Sports

Evansville, ranked No. 9 in the Midwest by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America before the loss, certainly had scoring opportunities — especially early. But Marquette's senior goaltender Adam Ubert made difficult...

Sports director to head South

Sarah Sherman

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Sports

"We've been apart for 18 months now, and I just made a family decision that had to be made," Farina said. For Farina, it was a decision that came to a head in late August, when he returned from a weekend at work in Indianapolis....

Sexual Tension

Susan Haarman

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

As a Jesuit Catholic campus, Marquette has the challenge of standing by its Catholic identity and supporting its homosexual students. Two resources lie in the Gay/Straight Alliance and the Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual support groups that...

MU Late Nite gets a boost

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

New to the Tribune Starting at 10 p.m. and going until 1 a.m. on Aug. 28, the Alumni Memorial Union, Union Sports Annex, and Rec. Center were filled with students checking out this year's start of Late Night Programming. The...

Campus pride flies high

September 16, 2003

Filed under News, News, Student Government

A dedication for the flags took place last Thursday, a day that was chosen to commemorate the second anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York. "We are standing here today to recognize all of the men and women who lost...

MU falters at Challenge

nick.matkovich@marquette.edu

September 16, 2003

Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Sports, Sports

In the late match on Friday, the Golden Eagles faced Bradley, which owned a record of 2-5. After dropping the first game, 31-29, Marquette rallied back to win three consecutive games with scores of 30-26, 30-22, and 30-21, earning...

City blankets residents in security

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 11, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News

Since the attacks, Milwaukee has taken steps to improve safety in the city, according to Ald. Michael Murphy from the 16th aldermanic district. He said the police and fire departments, as well as the Water Works, have taken "pro-active...

Azerbaijan

Anna Kwidzinska

September 11, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

"Old, tired, hunched over, sad-looking — drooling," Dasney said of the Pope. "However, at the same time, still powerful, commanding, dedicated and determined to carry on. Professional. Holy." Dasney traveled to Azerbaijan...