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10.22.2014 | 60 days ago | Posted at 08:44 PM
By Tyler Friedman
Save the date!: from 2-4 p.m. on November 12 the Haggerty Museum of Art will be hosting a reception to celebrate the opening of Clear Picture: Looking at Communities from an Art Museum.  Clear Picture is no ordinary exhibition. The student-curated, experimental, yearlong show "serves as a multi-disciplinary textbook and laboratory for four undergraduate Journalism and Spanis...
03.26.2014 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Norman Ware
Marquette University announced today that it has unanimously elected University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Chancellor Michael R. Lovell as its 24th president. Marquette will host a news conference at 2:30 p.m. to detail the decision. Lovell will begin the job on Aug. 1, replacing Marquette's Interim President Father Robert Wild, will remain in office until then. Lovell has served as UW-Milwaukee's ch...
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

'Branding Creativity' is too eventful for one location

 To launch the new exhibition “Branding Creativity,” a potpourri of art, theater, music and food too ample for a single location is being organized. Consequently, the self-styled art jamboree will take place on Friday, Jan. 24, as a sort of cultural pub-crawl
Friday, Jan. 17, 2014

‘The Quiltmaker’s Gift’ at Marquette University

Based on Jeff Brumbaugh’s book, Alan J. Prewitt and Craig Bohmler’s children’s musical, The Quiltmaker’s Gift, is a remarkably concise and compelling story. As directed by Bo Johnson, the Marquette University staging is enjoyable and briskly paced. A cast of eight delivers the fantastic story of a king who wants everything
Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

Art of the present comments on art of the past

 At Marquette University’s Haggerty Museum of Art, past and present converge in the third edition of the biennial exhibition series, “Current Tendencies III: Artists From Milwaukee.” This time, nine Milwaukee artists selected artworks from the Haggerty’s permanent collection to inspire new images or installation
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013

The Haggerty’s ‘Current Tendencies III’

 The Haggerty Museum of Art—nestled on the edge of Marquette University’s beautifully landscaped Central Mall between Wisconsin and Clybourn avenues, and 12th and 13th streets—presents “Current Tendencies III.” This dynamic group exhibition features nine Milwaukee artists
Thursday, April 18, 2013
 The story is set in a dystopian world. A recent drought has caused water to become very, very scarce. Now the simple act of using a toilet has become a challenge. Now every toilet in town is a pay toilet. If this sounds at all
Friday, April 12, 2013

Sex, Death and Religion

 Humor and religion may not seem synonymous, especially these days, but theologian Daniel Maguire merges the two in his funny and contemplative new book A Merry Memoir of Sex, Death, and Religion. This enlightening memoir
03.28.2013 | | Posted at 01:44 PM

Marquette staff and students organize a new festival

By David Luhrssen
  Immigration policy is controversial across much of the world, and the European Union is no exception. The problems of immigrants, and with immigration, are substantial themes for filmmakers—especially those operating beyond the range of Hollywood. Four language professors at Marquette University and their students have helped to mount Milwaukee’s first Immigration in Western...

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