Marquette Wire

EDITORIAL: Embrace varied perspectives in college experience

August 26, 2013

Take a look around campus, what do you see? As an urban, Midwestern, Jesuit university, Marquette draws in students from many different backgrounds, ethnicities, socioeconomic statuses and geographic areas. Despite t...

Father Wild Forum answers students’ questions of university president

Dominic Tortorice

October 14, 2010

Considering the contentious atmosphere University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild faced at the end of last school year with rescinding the College of Arts & Sciences dean offer, Tuesday night’s open Father ...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Keep, graduate students of color

Vanessa Harris

September 2, 2010

New groups of freshmen arrive on campus every year, hoping to stand out or surpass the accomplishments of previous classes. Every incoming freshmen class should hope to bring something profound or unique with it in the hopes...

Diversity increases at Marquette

Dominic Tortorice

August 30, 2010

Efforts by various Marquette offices and task-groups to racially and ethnically diversify Marquette’s student body have yielded results in the incoming freshman class, of which non-white students make up more than 20 percent. According...