Marquette Wire

In forum, Pilarz talks strategy with students

Melanie Lawder

October 4, 2012

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...

Seminar to shed light on depression

Elise Angelopulos

September 13, 2012

Nearly one out of ten Americans suffer from light or chronic depression, a serious affliction that especially affects students dealing with the stress of moving away from home to begin college. The College of Health Sciences...

Study says organic food not healthier than conventional

Eric Oliver

September 13, 2012

A recent Stanford University study has created a stir in the food world by reporting that there is little evidence to support claims regarding the benefits of eating organic foods. The study, published in the Sept. 4 issue of t...

Forums aim to involve students in important decision-making

Dominic Tortorice

April 26, 2011

Educating students may be Marquette’s primary goal, but the university also puts a priority on enriching its faculty’s knowledge by providing opportunities for academic research. During this spring semester, a series of...

MU professor aims to help cocaine addicts

Pat Simonaitis

September 9, 2010

Guitar legend Eric Clapton has said his popular cover version of “Cocaine” is an anti-drug song. Marquette professor John Mantsch could probably describe his research on the drug the same way. Mantsch, the biomedical sciences department ...

$3 million in grants spurs medical research on campus

Tori Dykes

October 27, 2009

More than $3 million in government stimulus money is currently helping fund nine different medical research projects at Marquette. The money is part of several million dollars from the National Institutes of Health divided among Ma...