Marquette Wire

Marquette receives grant for high school computer science courses

Caroline Roers

October 29, 2013

The National Science Foundation granted Marquette $844,000 to lead an ambitious $1 million, three-year collaboration to increase computer science courses in high schools throughout Wisconsin. The goals of the collaboration...

OLIVER: Selling empty MPS buildings could generate needed revenue

Eric Oliver

October 1, 2013

With a growing home foreclosure rate and declining public school enrollment, Milwaukee has a lot of empty buildings to maintain, and they're costing the city a substantial sum of money. Wisconsin Sen. Alberta Darling and Rep. Joe Sanfelippo recently pro...

Panelists discuss charter schools, survey results at Law School

Melanie Lawder

March 21, 2013

A Marquette Law School poll released at a conference Wednesday suggests many Wisconsin voters still consider themselves uneducated on the subject of charter schools. While 42 percent of voters have favorable views of charter s...