Marquette Wire

Study: Grade inflation affects medical students

Eric Oliver

March 7, 2013

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Medical students may be getting higher grades than they deserve because of grade inflation, according to a study published in the medical journal Taylor and Francis in January. Sara Fazio, lead author of the study and an...

Teach for America succeeds in Milwaukee

Caroline Campbell

March 8, 2011

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Twenty-one years ago, Wendy Kopp founded Teach for America, an organization that places graduate students in high-need classrooms across the country. What started with 500 corps members in six cities has now expanded to more than 8,000 active ...

Weighing the costs of law school

Kara Chiuchiarelli

February 1, 2011

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With the current state of the economy, many undergraduate students are investing in graduate programs with the hopes that the economy will turn around, jobs will be plentiful and debt will be easier to pay off. Some stud...

Catholic schools search for something to celebrate

Pat Simonaitis

February 4, 2010

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Catholic Schools Week falls at an inopportune time this year, as many Catholic elementary schools around the Archdiocese of Milwaukee are having trouble getting students in the door. According to reports from the Wisconsin...