Marquette Wire

Marquette receives grant for high school computer science courses

Caroline Roers

October 29, 2013

Filed under News

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

Filed under Viewpoints

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

Filed under News

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...

Milwaukee Catholic schools to be assessed

Emily Wright

January 29, 2013

Filed under News

The Archdiocese of Milwaukee is partnering with the Alliance for Catholic Education, a consulting group based out of the University of Notre Dame, to undergo an in-depth analysis of the 26 urban Catholic elementary schools...