Marquette University Archives

Judge Derek Mosley named director of Marquette Law School’s Lubar Center

November 17, 2022

Derek Mosley, a judge of the Milwaukee Municipal Court for 20 years, has been named director of Marquette University Law School’s Lubar Center for Public Policy Research and Civic Education, Marquette President Michael R. Lovell announced on November 1, 2022. Mosley, who was appointed Municipal Court Judge in 2002 following a seven-year career as an… [Read More]

Community remembers legendary basketball player George Thompson

July 14, 2022

On June 28, 2022, Marquette University and the family of the late George Thompson (inset) held a special memorial service for the legendary Marquette University basketball player at the Italian Community Center, 631 E. Chicago St. George was not only the alltime leading scorer of Marquette University for several years – when you could only… [Read More]

John Lewis marches on: The Congressman’s visit to Marquette

July 23, 2020

By Wyatt Massey with intro by William S. Gooden During his long and illustrious career, Representative John Lewis has received many prestigious awards for his work as a civil right leader and a U.S. Congressman. But one very special award in August 2014 brought the distinguished icon to Milwaukee, to welcome the class of 2018,… [Read More]

Marquette President offers new President’s challenge to improve Milwaukee’s central-city neighborhoods

March 15, 2018

Marquette University President Mike Lovell, in partnership with the Johnson Controls Foundation, unveiled a new $250,000 initiative to break the cycle of poverty, crime and joblessness in a Milwaukee neighborhood by addressing one or more of the critical areas in which neighborhood inequities exist, including health, education, safety, housing, transportation and economic prosperity. The initiative… [Read More]

NABJ awards Marquette University senior Marissa A. Evans, student journalist of the year

April 21, 2013

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is proud to announce that Marissa A. Evans, a senior at Marquette University, is the 2013 Student Journalist of the Year. Evans is one of several honorees who will be recognized this summer at NABJ’s 38th Annual Convention and Career Fair in Orlando. Evans is studying journalism with… [Read More]