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Upcoming Events

Fall Classes Begin

August 31, 2015

Fall session begins. Please visit Checkmarq to enroll in classes.

Fall O-Fest and Community Service Fair

September 2, 2015

The Office of Student Development will host Fall O-Fest and Community Service Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 2, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Central Mall.

Good Money Challenge applications due

September 15, 2015

Now is your chance to compete for mentorship, connections and $25,000 of funding. The event is open to anyone with an idea or business plan that can create a social or environmental impact. Apply today.

Big Ideas

"I Am Chris Farley" recalls life of the late Marquette alumnus

The film remembers Marquette alumnus Chris Farley, who starred in "Saturday Night Live" and acted in movies such as "Tommy Boy" and "Wayne's World." Marquette honors the comedian, who graduated with a concentration in communications and theater in 1986, with the Christopher Crosby Farley Scholarship.

Students present Cultura, their magazine journalism capstone

Journalism students in Dr. Nettleton's magazine capstone produced Cultura, a bilingual magazine about arts at Marquette and in Milwaukee. Cultura was produced entirely by the students. Students were required to take on roles writing, editing, fact checking and designing. Cultura was partnered with Spanish students in Dr. Julia Paulk's classes, who helped with the translation of some stories. 

Marquette alumnus Chuck O'Neil spotted in Jon Stewart's finale

Marquette alumnus Chuck O'Neil has spent more than a decade directing "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart." During Stewart's final show, he introduces his audience to his the staff, including O'Neil, who graduated from the College of Speech in 1997.

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

Interested in pursuing a degree in Communication? Learn more