Marquette Wire

EDITORIAL: University lacks transparency as administrators resign

October 15, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Viewpoints

The resignation of Executive Vice President Mary DiStanislao marks yet another abdication of a top tier university administrator. DiStanislao’s resignation was announced in the University News Briefs sent out Thursday. The resignation of one of the unive...

DOYLE: Farewell to the Pilarz, the man

Seamus Doyle

October 15, 2013

Filed under Viewpoints

I don’t think I realized how saddened I was about Father Pilarz’s resignation until I was sitting in my theology class a few days after the fact and realized I wasn’t the only one. I met Father Pilarz a month or two aft...

Lack of president, provost poses challenges for College of Business

Joe Kaiser

October 1, 2013

Filed under Featured, News

The resignation of University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz and delay of the provost search are complicating the search for a new College of Business Administration dean, despite a search committee forming in late August. Mark...

EDITORIAL: Pilarz resignation leaves students asking why

September 24, 2013

Filed under Editorials, Featured, Viewpoints

Friday night at about 6:30 p.m. University-News sent a campus-wide email with the subject line, "President Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., Announces Resignation." The 336-word email did not contain a greeting nor salutation nor was it penned by Pilarz....

FemSex co-founders speak out

Allison Kruschke

March 7, 2013

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

While some questions remain surrounding specifics of the university's decision to rescind sponsorship from "FemSex: The Female Sexuality Workshop," the group's co-founders said Wednesday that they are seeking to be re-allowed...

Input yields strategic plan changes

Melanie Lawder

February 7, 2013

Filed under News

Marquette’s outline for the new strategic plan, which will guide its direction for the next five to 10 years, has been revised after a semester of student and faculty critiques at university forums. The inclusion of environmen...

In forum, Pilarz talks strategy with students

Melanie Lawder

October 4, 2012

Filed under News

Marquette Student Government sponsored a student forum with University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz and Provost John Pauly Tuesday to listen to student reactions about the five themes the administration decided would guide the univers...

South reflects on Academic Senate experience

Simone Smith

April 26, 2012

Filed under Featured, News

As chair of Marquette's Academic Senate, James South, a professor of philosophy, plays a key role in speaking for the university's academics. Ever since he was added to the university leadership council earlier this year, that...