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Inauguration kicks off Obama’s second term

Jason Kurtyka

January 22, 2013

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden swore their public oaths to uphold the Constitution in the country’s 57th presidential inauguration yesterday in front of past presidents, celebrities and hundreds of thousands of other onlookers in front of the nation's capital. During the ina...

A look back on Obama’s first term

Jennifer Zahn

November 7, 2012

Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign buzzword, “change,” has turned out at times to be not just a political prescription, but also a forecast. The last four years undoubtedly produced change in the American economy, politics and...

Law School releases final poll before election

Melanie Lawder

November 1, 2012

Marquette's Law School released the results of its final poll before the election yesterday, showing President Barack Obama leading among likely Wisconsin voters, 51 to 43 percent, over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. The poll, which has a margin of error of 2.7 to ...

What’s in store for Wild?

Caroline Campbell

September 14, 2010

Eleven months from now, the Rev. Scott Pilarz will step in as Marquette's new president. That gives University President the Rev. Robert A. Wild 11 months to leave a lasting impression on Marquette. That is, 11 months for Wild to ac...

EDITORIAL: An open letter to our 23rd president

September 7, 2010

Dear Rev. Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., On behalf of the entire Marquette student body, we welcome you as our 23rd president. We are excited to hear of your significant accomplishments at the University of Scranton, including the...