Marquette University

Health & Science
3:36 pm
Fri April 4, 2014

Marquette Receives $2.6 Million Dollar Grant to Research Virtue

Ancient Greek philosopher, Aristotle, believed that virtue is entrenched state of character, it is dispositional, and it produces virtuous actions that are appropriately motivated and guided by practical reason.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Marquette philosophy professor Nancy Snow.

A Marquette University philosophy professor has been awarded a $2.6 million dollar grant to study the development of virtue.

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Education
1:46 pm
Fri April 4, 2014

What Do Milwaukee Public Schools Need in a New Superintendent?

What do Milwaukee Public Schools' students need from their new superintendent?
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews education analysts Paul Hill and Michael Casserly.

The time of transition continues in Milwaukee Public Schools.  The state’s largest school district is looking for a new superintendent after the announcement earlier this year that Gregory Thornton is leaving to run the public school system in Baltimore.

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Education
10:23 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Marquette University Names UWM's Lovell as President

Michael Lovell
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Michael Lovell, the current chancellor of UW-Milwaukee, will become the first lay leader in Marquette’s 133-year history.

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Regional
4:39 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Marquette University Eliminating 105 Jobs

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The Rev. Robert Wild announced Wednesday that Marquette will reduce its employee base by laying off 25 workers, and leaving other positions unfilled.

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Health & Science
4:39 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Nurse-Managed Health Clinics Help Fill Primary Care Gap in Milwaukee

Nurse-managed clinics are growing in popularity across the country to address increased needs and growing costs.
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Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews Peggy Troy of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Margaret Callahan of Marquette University's College of Nursing.

A new primary care health clinic is opening today at Milwaukee’s Northside YMCA.

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