Marquette Wire

Letter to the Editor: Focus on content instead of complaining about pages

Reader Submission

February 21, 2013

Dear Marquette Tribune staff, I’m just going to go ahead and say it: I’m a former Marquette Tribune news editor, and I do not have a problem with the page cuts.I have read from countless former classmates and in the Trib...

Letter to the Editor: Tribune owes university money, reasons for support

Reader Submission

February 21, 2013

We are writing in response to your Feb. 19 staff editorial, “Long live the Trib.” The editorial referred to the Feb. 13 meeting of the University Board for Student Media, stating, “It seemed the board members went into the...

College of Communication receives $8.3 donation for fellowships

Melanie Lawder

February 19, 2013

An $8.3 million donation to Marquette’s College of Communication will give the college the opportunity to offer fellowships to three professional journalists each year beginning in fall 2013. The fellows will pursue a nine-month...

DOHERTY: Cuts upsetting for journalism students

Katie Doherty

February 19, 2013

Marquette has a lot of questions to answer about its spending. The Marquette Tribune is a valuable forum for students to voice these opinions. We have written editorials about all sorts of topics and attempted to reach out for...

TREBBY: The NBA deserves some love

Matt Trebby

February 2, 2012

I was watching Louisville and Kentucky play earlier this season, in what at the time was a match-up between two of the nation’s best teams. After the game, all I could think about was how bad both teams were at basketball. T...


Tim Seeman

December 9, 2010

As much as you might hate the Marquette Tribune (online commenter R. W. Wright, I'm lookin' at you), at least it's not the Badger Herald, one of two student newspapers that serves the Wisconsin-Madison campus. In the opinion...

VIEWPOINT: Closer Look water article misses important MU facts

Rosemary Lane

April 29, 2010

I am writing about “Testing the waters,” which was published in the Tribune on April 27. I applaud you on writing this article and getting a balanced view of the issues concerning water as a driver for economic development. However,...