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UWM, MU take different approaches to robberies

Ben Stanley

September 15, 2011

With some students alarmed by robberies reported on and near Milwaukee college campuses this summer, Marquette and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee have taken two different approaches to communicating with students about cr...

Hitting the Marq: Fall Break Five

October 14, 2010

Here at Marquee, we're definitely thankful Fall Break is finally upon us. But we were sad not to have an issue next week to tell you about all the exciting events coming up next week. And then we remembered Hitting the Marq. So,...

Unruly Music breaks sound barriers

Sarah Elms

October 7, 2010

Some call it postclassical, some call it avant-garde and some call it experimental. And some might say it’s all of the above. Unruly Music, a production of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts and the Marcus Cent...

Marquette volleyball takes third at Marquette Invitational

Andrei Greska

September 14, 2010

It was a weekend of firsts for the Marquette women’s volleyball team as it played, lost and then won its first home games in the Marquette/Milwaukee Invitational. Throughout it all, it was their first contact­—a volleyball term for the first time your team touches t...

The city is up for grabs as women’s soccer ties rival UWM

Trey Killian

September 9, 2010

The battle for Milwaukee proved to be indecisive, as Marquette’s night match Wednesday against Wisconsin-Milwaukee ended in a 1-1 draw after two overtimes. The Golden Eagles dominated the first half, keeping possession and not yield...

It’s amore: Local film festival shows off Italian culture and cinema

Matthew Reddin

April 29, 2010

If your exposure to Italian culture consists of watching the “guidos” and “guidettes” of “Jersey Shore,” it might be worth your while to learn something about real Italians for a change at the 4th annual Italian Film Festival USA of Milwaukee. The festival, takin...

UWM sees a full house for ninth annual LGBT Drag Show

Erica Breunlin

March 4, 2010

Lady Gaga may have a voice that can sell millions of records, but her trademark costumes can’t even begin to compare to those of hyper-feminine dancer Lady Gia. This Milwaukee show-stopper was just one of the 22 entertainers to perform at the U...

Another win, another loss for women’s tennis

Sara J. Martinez

February 27, 2010

The women’s tennis team went one-up, one-down today, now at 8-6 on the season. Marquette’s first loss at home came from Wisconsin this afternoon in a series of close battles, the Badgers finally reigning 5-2. Later in the...

Innovative ‘Meltwater’ a model for reducing energy

Dominic Tortorice

February 16, 2010

An energy-efficient and solar-powered house built by University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students and professors was displayed for public viewing over the weekend at the Milwaukee/National Association of the Remodeling Industry conve...

Say ‘Bonjour’ to French Film Fest

Erica Breunlin

February 4, 2010

When it comes to film, the French don’t appear to be shy about much. Or shy about anything, really. With this in mind, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will celebrate its 13th annual French Film Festival Feb. 5 to 1...

GROVER: Inside the ropes at the Milwaukee Dual meet

Eric Grover

January 26, 2010

While most of the Marquette community was occupied with the men’s basketball game versus Syracuse, there was a small subset of campus transplanted into a gymnasium on the upper east side of Milwaukee having a pretty nice little S...

Buzz strikes juco gold again with Johnson-Odom

Tim Kraft

December 10, 2009

It’s no doubt senior forward Lazar Hayward is the most talented player for Marquette. But what happens when he has an off night? Jimmy Butler has played well as his wingman, but that’s simply not enough support. The question...