Marquette Wire

EDITORIAL: Pilarz resignation leaves students asking why

September 24, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Featured, Viewpoints

Friday night at about 6:30 p.m. University-News sent a campus-wide email with the subject line, "President Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., Announces Resignation." The 336-word email did not contain a greeting nor salutation nor was it penned by Pilarz....

Health Care mandate would come in time of rising costs

Ben Greene

December 4, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

Health care premiums are expected to increase  by roughly 30 percent by the time Marquette's health care mandate goes into effect. Carolyn Smith, executive director of Student Health Services, shared details about the expected...

Lannon to become Creighton president

William O'Brien

September 14, 2010

Filed under News

Marquette board of trustees member the Rev. Timothy Lannon will become Creighton University’s 24th president, the Creighton University board of directors announced Friday. Lannon has been the president of Saint Joseph’s...

Next university president chosen

Jeff Engel

August 31, 2010

Filed under News

Marquette has its next university president — Rev. Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., president of the University of Scranton. The board of trustees unanimously elected Pilarz at a special meeting today. Pilarz has served on the ...

Business, faith & trust(ees)

William O'Brien

April 20, 2010

Filed under Featured

Corporate executives and Jesuit priests live in distinctly different worlds. To some, the ideals of spirituality and entrepreneurship seem inherently at ends. But since 1969, Marquette University’s board of trustees has...

New Board of Trustees chair named

Jennifer Zahn

October 1, 2009

Filed under Featured, News

Born in Detroit on Nov. 13, 1964, Darren Jackson’s original goal was to pursue a future as a professional hockey player. “I was an all-state hockey player,” Jackson said. “I wanted to go somewhere to continue to play,...