Marquette Wire

Marquette Ski and Snowboard Team suspended for hazing

Pat Simonaitis

February 12, 2013

The Marquette ski and snowboard club team has been temporarily suspended after accusations of hazing, providing alcohol to minors and disorderly conduct arose surrounding a trip the team took the weekend of Feb. 2 to Chestnut...

Students ‘blame it on the alcohol’ overseas

Matt Campbell

October 19, 2010

Being thousands of miles away from parents apparently make students less nervous about drinking and getting in trouble for it. A new study showed students that study abroad “rage” harder in Europe than America. The study, done by Eric Pederson...

Medical incidents high during first weekend back

Matt Campbell

September 9, 2010

Bar-hopping and keggers are standard protocol for kicking off the school year at many college campuses around the country. But for new students, especially those with little experience, excessive drinking can lead to medical emergencies. This...

Sideshow: Halftime Hodgepodge

Eric Grover

April 8, 2010

The absence of a Sideshow last week due to Easter break resulted in double the potential stories for this one, including a Minnesota Twin who struck his own mother with a foul ball during a game. But, alas, there can only be one...

Irish Cream City: Milwaukee celebrates St. Pat’s

Erica Breunlin

March 11, 2010

While Milwaukee may not be the greenest city of its kind, the Irish pride this time of year renders it one of the most green-spirited. This St. Patrick’s Day, the celebration will extend well beyond March 17. Although energy on Marquette's campus may fade...

MPD targets underage alcohol sales

Derrick Chengery

September 24, 2009

Liquor stores beware: the Milwaukee Police Department is targeting local businesses selling alcohol to those under 21. Officers in MPD District 2 on the city's near south side conducted a “sting” in late August on stores that s...