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Academic Senate condemns Arts & Sciences dean decision

Dominic Tortorice

May 10, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

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...

Wild admits mistake with Arts & Sciences dean offer

Christopher Placek

May 7, 2010

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University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild says the offer made to Jodi O’Brien to become the next dean of the College of Arts & Sciences was made prematurely without “as much due diligence as was called for.” “We deeply regret our mi...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Father Wild serves as MU household name

Laura England

March 9, 2010

Filed under Editorials, Viewpoints

In a 1996 interview with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Marquette President the Rev. Robert A. Wild’s presidential checklist included the following: “Build a consensus, boost enrollment, balance the school’s budget and...

Little Rock Nine given Marquette’s highest honor

Caroline Campbell

February 11, 2010

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Tuesday's heavy snowfall couldn't dampen the spirit inside the sold-out Varsity Theatre, where students and community members watched as members of the Little Rock Nine were awarded Marquette's highest honor. In 1957, the Little Rock Nine took a stand ag...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Marquette has made great strides since admitting women

Bridget Dolan

October 6, 2009

Filed under Editorials, Featured, Viewpoints

We praise Marquette for being the first Catholic, Jesuit university to open its doors to women in 1909. However, while former University President Rev. James McCabe set the wheels in motion for gender equality, Marquette has...