Marquette Wire

Growing an oasis in the city

Glenn Oviatt

October 29, 2009

  It's a cold rainy day in late October. The muddy ground sinks with every step as workers pass boxes of cabbage, lettuce and other greens into the open hatch of a delivery truck. Beyond the truck, the small farm comes alive in the rain. Other worke...

Prejean to receive honorary degree

Glenn Oviatt

October 8, 2009

Sister Helen Prejean, author of “Dead Man Walking” and leading advocate for the abolition of the death penalty, will receive an honorary degree from Marquette in a ceremony to be held at 7 p.m. tonight at Varsity Theatre. ...