Marquette Wire

Marquette alumnus James Foley kidnapped in Syria

Emily Wright

January 22, 2013

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As the violence and unrest continues in Syria, James Foley, the Marquette alumnus and international freelance reporter who was kidnapped in Libya in April 2011, has been captured in the war-torn country. In recent weeks, Foley's family has spoken publicly about his Nov. 22 kidnapping in an ...

Marquette grows international student base

Catelyn Roth-Johnson

January 17, 2013

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Marquette's 8,293 undergraduates come from all 50 states and represent 69 countries across the globe. According to the university’s website, in 2012, roughly three percent of the student population was international students. The...

Commuters, internationals and first-generation students: A new perspective on campus life

Tori Dykes

October 19, 2010

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Take a second and imagine what the “average” Marquette student is like. Where are they from? What’s their background? What has their Marquette experience been like? Chances are, you thought of someone from the Chicago ...