Contents Fall 2017


Beyond BoundariesBeyond Boundaries

Addy Sadowski took the College of Education’s first student and faculty excursion to Peru.

Class actClass act

Students in an Honors Program seminar commune with Hamilton.


Maps illuminating 16th to 19th century explorations are treasures held in Raynor Memorial Libraries.

First Look: Homecoming and Reunion Snaps!First Look: Homecoming and Reunion Snaps!

It was an Epic celebration!


Take our full-circle tour of things happening from every corner of  campus.

A ringing distractionA ringing distraction

Students in America and India differ on cell phone distractions in the classroom.

Haggerty Museum of Art partners on a massive projectHaggerty Museum of Art partners on a massive project

To call the “Watermarks” project ambitious is an understatement.

On the bookshelfOn the bookshelf

Dear Pope Leo X. A letter written in 1513 is translated into English.

Think tankThink tank

Marquette lacked space to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration. Students fixed that.

Proteins run amokProteins run amok

This research could one day contribute to the development of therapies targeting Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

A reminder to noticeA reminder to notice

Sometimes my prayer is about just taking the time to learn from my mistakes.

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The Game of LifeThe Game of Life

His Chicago-based business helps organizations grow. Daniel Weinfurter tells us how to do the same.

Curious questions with alumniCurious questions with alumni

What was your first, best MU experience? Alumni share.  

Second ActSecond Act

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Peter Ullrich, Arts ’84, saw patients suffer through long recoveries. He did something about it.

Pop QuizPop Quiz

It was 10 degrees out when Tadhg Scully dismissed Marquette. What changed?

Away we goAway we go

A son’s wedding? “We’ll be there.”

The Greater GoodThe Greater Good

Jennifer (Fallbach) Demski gave second life to soccer gear.

Up and RunningUp and Running

Yollande Tchouapi Deacon's hunger for home cooking launched Afro Fusion Cuisine.

The road less traveledThe road less traveled

Tiro Daenuwy, S.J., Arts ’08, lives within walking distance of nine Hindu temples.

Curious questionsCurious questions

What MU move-in snags did freshmen face?

Where are they now?Where are they now?

Some McCormick Hall residents the first full year of operation.

So tell us ...So tell us ...

What’s the secret sauce in a great internship?