Marquette Wire

YouTube’s best kept musical secrets

Maddy Kennedy

January 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Marquee

Since YouTube was founded in 2004, the video sharing website has been the best friend of procrastinators everywhere. Whether you need to put off an English paper, forget that anatomy test tomorrow morning or just need a good cat...

Obama leads Romney in online presence

Alexandra Whittaker

October 2, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

As the 2012 presidential debates begin this Wednesday, the candidates are taking advantage of networking websites such as Twitter, Facebook and even Reddit to engage the online community. While President Obama, sometimes referred...

ELMS: ‘Friday’ may be horrible, but Rebecca Black is still a person, crazies

Sarah Elms

March 24, 2011

Filed under Featured, Marquee

YouTube is an amazing thing. It provides Internet users with a wealth of videos, ranging from helpful “how to” videos to entertaining movie clips and anything in between. If you’re at all like me, you spent a nice chun...

Pint-sized film creates waves

Annie Bolger

January 28, 2011

Filed under Uncategorized

I’ve always admired the people who can find the time to see everything ever possibly nominated for the Oscars. So after watching last year’s short film nominees, I’ve started to try to find other short films. With the invention...

Universities get in the social networking game

September 23, 2010

Filed under News

Students at universities across the country are increasingly using social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube to juggle their social lives on campus and at home. CampusLIVE, one of many developing “niche”...

MU goes for YouTube fame – again

Jessie Mahne

February 11, 2010

Filed under Marquee

Marquette has made a few good attempts at achieving YouTube fame. Alumnus Greg Shutters’ MUTV commercial “My Little Baby” has over 230,000 views, the Raynor Rave videos all have views in the thousands, and the “Class...