Marquette Wire

Women’s volleyball does it again

Andrei Greska

September 15, 2009

Volleyball is made up of three simple steps: a bump, a set, and a spike. Of those three, the spike is the one that gets the most notoriety. Get 15 kills and people will be talking. The set assist also gets its due, though with...

Golden Eagles are making themselves at home

Tim Kraft

September 10, 2009

After snapping Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s 24-game home win streak and taking the nation’s top team to the brink of defeat three days later, Marquette women’s soccer coach Markus Roeders had only positive things to say about his...

Milwaukee colleges unite on energy research

Tori Dykes

September 10, 2009

Three local universities previously considered rivals are now banding together to form an energy research center with the potential to dramatically affect the regional economy and future of alternative energy. Marquette, the...

EDITORIAL: Energy partnership fundamental to Milwaukee and MU

Rosemary Lane

September 10, 2009

The partnering of Marquette, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Milwaukee School of Engineering with regional companies represents a dynamite bond in furthering Milwaukee’s economy and the nation’s use of energy. Let’s...

STAFF EDITORIAL: No more prizes-subsidize $25 flu shot

Bridget Dolan

September 7, 2009

Shelling out 25 bucks for a flu shot is excessive for cash-strapped students in a recession. Student Health Service should help students combat this year’s predicted serious flu season by subsidizing the flu shot’s cost...

Women’s soccer stuns Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Tim Kraft

September 4, 2009

The Marquette women’s soccer team improved its record to 3-1 after stunning the Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers 2-0 Thursday night. It had been three years since the Golden Eagles had won the in-state matchup and this time they...

Engineering dean announces retirement

Matthew Reddin

August 31, 2009

On Aug. 24, College of Engineering Dean Stanley Jaskolski announced that he intends to retire, effective June 30, 2010 or upon the naming of a successor. Jaskolski, 70, is in his seventh year as dean. He received his ba...

Campus construction ‘unprecedented’

Tori Dykes

August 31, 2009

When walking around campus, it would seem at least one thing hasn’t been slowed down by the economy —construction. All told, there is $130 million in construction and renovations currently under way. The university is ne...