Marquette Wire

Larry Williams talks Marquette’s future

Michael Wottreng

May 1, 2012

Filed under Sports

When former athletic director Steve Cottingham resigned in June, the Marquette athletic department looked like it was on the verge of collapse amid sexual assault allegations. The school needed to find someone that could rebuild Mar...

Former MU students accused of tampering with campus computers

Marissa Evans

April 16, 2012

Filed under News

Two former Marquette students have been arrested for and have admitted to installing spyware on university computers in February of this year. The suspects are under investigation for installing applications which were able...

Former athletes Bares, Beyer making impact in other countries

Michael Wottreng

March 29, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

If someone were to ask you which active NBA players graduated from Marquette, you could probably name all of them without thinking about it. However, if someone asked you to name current professional athletes from Marquette in other sports, few people could name more than one. The main rea...

Talk Part 3: Contraceptives debated on Catholic campuses

Sarah Hauer

March 29, 2012

Filed under Featured, News

"Cura personalis," the trademark Latin phrase of Marquette and other Jesuit institutions, translates to “care for the entire person.” Translating the phrase to English is simple, but the translation of "cura personalis" into sex...

Marquette Women’s Volleyball: Preparation in Hope of Another Historic Season

Michael Wottreng

March 22, 2012

Filed under Featured, Sports

Bond Shymansky set lofty goals for the volleyball program from day on: raise banners in the Al McGuire Center alongside the banners of the men’s and women’s basketball teams. Step one of this process was completed la...

TREBBY: Williams and Pilarz only sure things in uncertain times

Matt Trebby

December 8, 2011

Filed under Featured, Sports

With conference implosions lingering in the shadows, the next year or so is going to be one of the most important in the history of Marquette athletics. It’s unfortunate that it comes with a whole bunch of unknowns. What ...

Recent MU graduate, Marine Corps veteran passes over winter break

Pat Simonaitis

January 18, 2011

Filed under Featured, News

Over the holiday break, the Marquette community lost a decorated member, as Justin Owen — a 2010 graduate and platoon leader in the Iraq War — was declared dead on Christmas Day. The determined cause of death was suicide...

Marquette part of new plan to save MPS

Kara Chiuchiarelli

November 9, 2010

Filed under Featured

Anyone involved with the Milwaukee Public School system, from its new superintendent to student-teachers, will tell you: It’s in trouble. MPS has missed the Adequate Yearly Progress standards in reading and mathematic...

MU receives $4.75 million research grant

Andrew Phillips

November 2, 2010

Filed under News

The College of Engineering will receive $4.75 million over the next five years to fund research on orthopedic disabilities through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Marquette was also named a national Rehabilitation...

More females attend graduate school

Kara Chiuchiarelli

October 12, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

Women have taken over the realm of graduate and doctoral education, according to a recent report published by the Council of Graduate Schools. Women are enrolling in and completing not only more masters degrees nationally,...

Trojan gives MU a ‘C’ on sexual health

October 12, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

While midterms are approaching for students, Marquette is being graded as well — on its sexual health. And the school has received mediocre marks. In Trojan Brand Condoms' fifth annual 2010 Sexual Health Report Card, Marquette...

Angelo’s may be closing its tab

Dominic Tortorice

October 12, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

The Marquette campus watering holes may be drying up. Angelo’s Pizza Restaurant & Bar’s future is uncertain after owner Mike Albano and Marquette reached a buyout settlement, according to Tim Olsen, communication manager in t...