Marquette Wire

DOYLE: Farewell to the Pilarz, the man

Seamus Doyle

October 15, 2013

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...

EDITORIAL: Pilarz resignation leaves students asking why

September 24, 2013

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....

Pilarz sets direction of strategic plan

Melanie Lawder

September 11, 2012

The writing process for Marquette’s strategic plan is expected to pick up momentum with the recent creation of the strategic planning coordinating committee and the University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz's articulation of...

Pilarz’s right-hand man no stranger to Jesuit higher ed

Sarah Hauer

April 19, 2012

University President the Rev. Scott Pilarz knew just who to select as his chief of staff when he came to Marquette — the man who already had the job. Pilarz said he asked then-Scranton Chief of Staff Tom MacKinnon to join...

After thorough process, some MU professors receiving promotions

Erin Caughey

March 20, 2012

At the beginning of the 2012-13 academic year, there will be 34 newly-promoted faculty members on Marquette's campus. Of these faculty members, 16 are being promoted to professor, 12 to associate professor with tenure and six...