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New Music Monday – Flat Teeth

October 30, 2018

New to the Milwaukee music scene, Flat Teeth, came on to New Music Monday to play songs off their recently released EP 'Winter House'. The band is composed of current and former members of: John the...

Down to the Wire: The Marquette Journal | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018

On this special edition of Down to the Wire, MUTV General Manager Tara Schumal sits down with Aly Prouty, managing editor of the Marquette Journal, to talk about her journey through the Blue Issue.

True Colors

What it's really like in a college a capella group
October 21, 2018
With the widespread "Pitch Perfect" trilogy and booming career of vocal quintet Pentatonix, days of brief barber shop quartet appearances have been replaced by modern interpretations of the world of a cappella music. Characterized by instrument-free arrangements and often matching outfits, recent producers and writers have run with different ideas in order to paint a pop culture picture of what an a cappella group is.

The Legacy of Championship Blue

October 21, 2018
“I had colored pencils and everything,” Ellis says. “I could draw real well. That was another gift that God gave to me. I was pretty creative.”

A 9-Foot Difference

A 9-Foot Difference
October 21, 2018
Marquette’s co-ed water polo club has been around for a little over a decade, pulling in anywhere from about 10 to over 20 students.

Sips, Snacks and Sights: A Blue Line Adventure

October 21, 2018
With over 50 lines, MCTS is the largest transit agency in Milwaukee. One can hop on a bus to go to the Brewers' game, head down to the lake or the Third Ward, or cruise around the Milwaukee suburbs.

New Music Monday: The Royal Blue

Photo by MUTV and MUR
October 21, 2018
The Royal Blue describes itself as: “a 3-piece garage rock band” from Appleton, Wisconsin. The members include: Karm Kerwell, Jeff Taugner, and Jason Nelson. Each member brings their own unique musical blend to the trio and it shows; The Royal Blue has released three musical works: My Woman On A Train (2014), Ramshackle Groove (2016), and their newest album: Big Bad Cake (2018).

Easy Fix

A Blue Apron Experience
October 21, 2018
I customized my order with vegetarian options; I was happy to do so because often times vegetarianism is overlooked in subscription services similar to Blue Apron.

Behind the Birds

Photo Courtesy of Pixar Animation Studios
October 21, 2018
When he was beginning in the industry, Marquette University alumnus Jim Murphy heard about the young company's development of a new groundbreaking film, and like many other aspiring animators, submitted his portfolio and resume. By talent and a stroke of luck, the company offered Murphy a position working on the film.

A Home Away From Home

October 21, 2018
Maria Cobo’s older brother Mariano was diagnosed at the high end of the autism spectrum when he was only 2 years old.

Milwaukee is One Alumnus’ Home Run

October 21, 2018
There is only one hurdle left to go before Earnell Lucas can become the next sheriff of Milwaukee County. Following his August win in the Democratic primary, Lucas is running unopposed by a Republican challenger approaching the November general election.
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