Marquette Wire

Pilarz email discloses future dean announcement

Nick Biggi

February 19, 2013

University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz sent an email last Thursday addressed to university “colleagues,” saying the next dean for the College of Arts & Sciences will be announced "in the coming days." In the email,...

Holz shares five-point plan for Arts & Sciences success

Melanie Lawder

February 5, 2013

After visits by all four finalists, the search for a new College of Arts & Sciences dean has entered its final stage. Richard Holz, the last of the four dean candidates, held a question-and-answer session with the campus community Jan. 31, discussing his v...

Dean candidate Herron suggests transparency and communication

Nick Biggi

February 5, 2013

Erik Herron, a professor and associate chairman of political science at the University of Kansas and third candidate for the deanship of the College of Arts & Sciences, discussed the role of liberal arts at a Catholic, Jesuit...

Second dean candidate visits campus

Melanie Lawder

January 29, 2013

The second of four finalists for the College of Arts & Sciences deanship visited campus Friday to discuss the role of arts and sciences at a Jesuit university in the 21st century. Marc Muskavitch, a professor of biology...

Academic Senate condemns Arts & Sciences dean decision

Dominic Tortorice

May 10, 2010

The University Academic Senate passed a resolution Monday condemning the process of the failed College of Arts & Sciences dean search, as well as the university's decision to rescind its offer to an open lesbian. The Senate, h...

MU rescinds dean offer to lesbian professor

William O'Brien

May 6, 2010

UPDATED STORY: “Wild admits mistake with Arts & Sciences dean offer” Marquette’s search for a College of Arts & Sciences dean has ended in controversy over the rescinding of an offer to a lesbian professor. ...