Marquette Wire

Princeton survey aims to better aid prospective students

Jackie Palank

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

According to Princeton Review spokeswoman Jeanne Krier, the Princeton Review has surveyed college students annually since 1992 to rank schools on a variety of categories to better aid prospective students. The surveys consist...

Students crave current events in classes

Amanda Becker

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, News

"It can be difficult to incorporate current events into classes that don't really pertain to them," sophomore Adrianna Picard said. Picard said if a course pertains to current events then the professor should include discussions....

Dental

Susan Haarman

September 9, 2003

Filed under Higher Education, Metro & Politics, News, News

The state government gave over $15 million worth of funding to the construction of the new dental school because it is the only dental school in the state of Wisconsin. Because it received state funding, the school is affected...

Suskind

Katie Hinderer

September 9, 2003

Filed under News

"This is going to be truth-telling 101," Suskind said as he began his speech, jumping off the stage to walk among the students. "I'm here to tell you stuff that even the frank Madeline (Wake, un...

MUSG plans for more late-night activities and other programs

Katie Hinderer

September 9, 2003

Filed under News, Student Government

According to the resolution text, the final wording of the flag plaque will read,"This flag display is a tribute to the individuals who serve our country and the ideals that are upheld. It expresses the gratitude of Marquette...

Ford Foundation for minorities

Katie Hinderer

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

Powless is an Oneida Native American and the first Marquette student to win this fellowship, said Daniel Griffiths, vice provost for Research and Graduate Programs. "It feels fantastic to win the Ford Foundation Fellowship,"...

Suskind to speak at MU

Katie Hinderer

September 4, 2003

Filed under News

Suskind will speak at the Varsity Theatre at 4 p.m. Thursday. Tickets aren't needed but seating is on a first come, first served basis, said Susan Mountin, director of the Manresa Project. "It's really a privile...

Retail sells on Wells

Lisa Petersen

September 4, 2003

Filed under News

The store contains everything that a normal Radio Shack would carry, but has a much larger networking selection than other stores because of its location on campus, Vieany said. Radio Shack is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m....

University changes clause

Lisa Petersen

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, News, Social Justice, Student Government

"The policy change means a great deal to the GSA," said Michael Maloney, president of GSA. "One of the basic things it stands for is that the university acknowledges us and respects the members of Marquette despite sexual orientation." According...

LIMO drivers face vomit, angry riders

Sarah Sutschek

September 4, 2003

Filed under Crime & Safety, News, News

"There's a lot of throwing up on vans," Luchsinger, a junior, said. "But only one last semester while I was driving." These LIMO drivers can be seen throughout campus between 5 p.m. and 3 a.m. as they chauffeur their peers...

Law student delves into politics

Jen Haberkorn

September 4, 2003

Filed under Metro & Politics, News

Mosier ran for the position in Milwaukee's 13th aldermanic district after Jeff Pawlinski agreed to resign in May to accompany a guilty plea to federal charges of misusing his campaign fund. When Mosier, who has always been...

Racism

matt.nash@marquette.edu

September 4, 2003

Filed under News, Social Justice

The task force, composed of Milwaukee County Supervisors, will offer "a list of recommendations on how to mitigate segregation," said task force co-chairman Tim Johnson. The report will be issued to the Milwaukee County Board...