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Upcoming Events

The Liar

February 12-22

Marquette Theatre presents contemporary playwright David Ives' adaptation of Pierre Corneille's 17th century The Liar. The Liar tells the story of Dorante who has arrived in Paris seeking happiness but he has one flaw: he cannot tell the truth.  The Liar tangles the audience in an impishly wicked web of lies. Get tickets for the show here

Burleigh Media Ethics Lecture

February 17

Mike Fancher presents "A New Creed for Journalists?" examining what it means to be a journalist in the 21st Century. Held at Sensenbrenner Hall, starting at noon. More information here

The Importance of Business Acumen for Communication Professionals

February 26

Dr. Matt Ragas and Ron Culp will speak about the essential "Business 101" knowledge that communication professionals and students need to navigate the business world with the best of them.

Held at Johnston Hall, Room 103 starting at 4:00 p.m. 

Big Ideas

Marquette graduate directs Pixar short film "Lava"

James Ford Murphy, Jour '86, has been working for Pixar since 1996 and has been part of the team that has won seven Best Animated Film Oscars. Murphy just wrapped up his directorial debut for the short film "Lava," a musical love story between Uku, a Hawaiian volcano searching for his true love, and Lele, Uku's love interest. "Lava" opens in U.S. theaters on June 19, appearing with Disney-Pixar's "Inside Out." Read more about Murphy and "Lava" here

Marquette alumnus Adam Stockhausen receives Oscar nomination

Marquette alumnus Adam Stockhausen received an Academy Award nomination for his production design in "The Grand Budapest Hotel." Stockhausen was previously nominated for his work on the 2013 film "12 Years a Slave." Stockhausen graduated from Marquette in 1995 with a degree in theater arts. 

Marquette graduate lands role on ‘Gotham’

Nick D'Agosto graduated from Marquette in 2002 with degrees in history and theater and recently earned a role in FOX's "Gotham" as Harvey Dent

DearMKE: Meet Lauren "Lo" Holman

Meet Public Relations major Lauren “Lo” Holman and three of her Marquette University classmates. Find out why they started the “Marquette Explores” blog and get a sense of some of their favorite things about Milwaukee. Watch the DearMKE video

The Value of a Marquette Education

Knowing where your money goes and how the university operates is paramount to understanding the true value of a Marquette education. Working together with our students, we've compiled some key data and laid it out in an accessible, transparent and easy-to-read guide.

Majors in Communication

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