Marquette Wire

Survey: Expectations and technology keep getting bigger

Melanie Lawder

January 24, 2013

Like most young people in the United States, Marquette freshmen are technologically savvy, which may impact their academic performance. According to the 2012 First-Time Freshman Survey, the results of which were released last...

Religious affiliation drops in the US

Seamus Doyle

October 16, 2012

One in five Americans no longer affiliates with an organized religion, according to a study by the Pew Research Center. The study, “’Nones' on the Rise,” released Oct. 9 through the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life,...

Obama leads Romney in online presence

Alexandra Whittaker

October 2, 2012

As the 2012 presidential debates begin this Wednesday, the candidates are taking advantage of networking websites such as Twitter, Facebook and even Reddit to engage the online community. While President Obama, sometimes referred...