Marquette Wire

Introducing Wellness Weekly

Eric Oliver

April 16, 2013

Filed under Blogs

This blog aims to be your news presence for health stories that break during the week and cannot be put into the print version of the Tribune. So without further introduction, let's get started. Alcohol and breast cancer Drinking while ...

Milwaukee seeks to win Bloomberg Challenge

Eric Oliver

March 5, 2013

Filed under News

A plan proposed by Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett to address the city's foreclosures and the unavailability of fresh food in some neighborhoods is one of 20 ideas that could win $5 million in funding. The HOME GR/OWN proposal,...

In forum, Pilarz talks strategy with students

Melanie Lawder

October 4, 2012

Filed under News

Marquette Student Government sponsored a student forum with University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz and Provost John Pauly Tuesday to listen to student reactions about the five themes the administration decided would guide the univers...

It’s not easy being green

Pat Simonaitis

April 22, 2010

Filed under Featured

The world will not end for environmental activists today when the Wisconsin Assembly will most likely not pass the Clean Energy Jobs Act, but the news will make Earth Day 2010 bittersweet for those who want to power Wisconsin to the forefront of the Midwest’s green movement....

Panel discusses future of green jobs in Milwaukee

Tony DiZinno

October 1, 2009

Filed under Featured, News

Two major points came out of Tuesday’s business forum on future green job growth in Wisconsin. A panel of experts said more money needs to arrive as expected from part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act — commonly...