Marian University endorses Nurses of Wisconsin stance on wearing face masks

The Nurses of Wisconsin, an organization of 19 Wisconsin nursing associations, has come together to issue a statement to the public on the importance of wearing masks, and Marian University shares the principled commitments and the grave concerns expressed by these courageous individuals. As cases of coronavirus continue to rise across the state, the statement […]

Turn Your Respiratory Therapy Associate Degree into a Bachelor’s Degree

Respiratory therapists who aspire to positions at the manager and director level with their healthcare organization first need to turn their respiratory therapy associate degree into a bachelor’s degree, which prepares them with the skills and knowledge they need for leadership roles. Careers in medical sales, quality, IT, and performance improvement often require a bachelor’s […]

Marian University nets $2,500 grant from Alliant Energy Foundation

Marian University’s Working Families Grant Program (WFG), one of the nation’s most comprehensive educational programs available to low income single parents, has received a $2,500 grant from the Alliant Energy Foundation. WFG awards tuition and stipend grants to economically disadvantaged single parents with dependent children – parents who possess the desire and determination to achieve […]

Marian University nets $1 million to assist single parents pursuing degrees

Marian University’s Working Families Grant Program (WFG), one of the nation’s most comprehensive educational programs available to low income single parents, recently had its $1 million grant renewed to continue providing participants with financial support for both college tuition and living expenses. Initiated and funded by an anonymous donor and the Congregation of Sisters of […]

Majewski appointed 17th president of Marian University

The Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes and the Marian University Board of Trustees have announced the appointment of Dr. Michelle Majewski as the 17th president in school history, effective Nov. 16, 2020. Majewski was appointed Acting President on April 8, 2020. Majewski, who previously served 29 years in a variety of roles at Marian […]

Marian University sets virtual First Generation College Celebration schedule

Marian University will highlight the first-generation identity and pride among its faculty, staff, and students through a week-long First Generation College Celebration being held by the Marian University TRIO-Student Support Services (SSS) and Upward Bound Math & Science (UBMS) programs Nov. 2-6. TRIO SSS and UBMS are federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education […]

2020 Business & Industry award winners named by Marian University

Baker Cheese Company has been named the Business of the Year by Marian University, which recognized its 2020 Business & Industry award winners during a virtual ceremony on Oct. 28. The 39th annual event was emceed by former Green Bay Packers player and Senior Vice President for University Relations Dr. George Koonce. Steve Peterson was […]

What are Entry Level Psychology Jobs?

  Interest in hiring people with a degree in psychology has increased in recent years as the value of applying psychology in a variety of settings becomes better appreciated. That’s resulted in a large variety of career options and entry level psychology jobs for those who earn a bachelor’s degree. While working one-on-one with patients […]

Rauhut ready for “second” senior season

After a shortened 2020 softball season, senior Paige Rauhut is ready for a second chance at her senior season after deciding to return to Marian. Marian softball was able to get 14 games in before the 2020 season was abruptly ended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Up to that point, Rauhut had been tossing the […]

How to Become a Reading Teacher in Wisconsin

Reading teachers in Wisconsin play an important role in how a student develops, not only academically but in areas such as self-esteem and critical thinking. With reading skills so interlocked with success in so many areas of life, it’s a teaching job with a significant impact on young lives. A reading teacher helps those in […]

The melting pot of Marian University golf

Over the past four years, the Marian University men’s and women’s golf programs have been a melting pot with student-athletes located around the country. Marian University has been the collegiate choice of golfers from 15 different states going coast to coast from California to Florida including both Hawaii and Alaska as well.  With the long […]

What is a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer?

A diagnostic medical sonographer uses specialized equipment to capture images inside the body. With these images, clinicians can make accurate diagnostic assessments. Their work in the medical imaging field is critical to improving the accuracy of diagnostics, the efficacy of treatment plans, and overall patient outcomes. Marian University offers two degree programs to support students […]

Hometown kid looks to continue to lead Marian women’s volleyball

Sophomore Monica Dreifuerst looks to build off of a strong freshman campaign and continue to lead the Sabre women’s volleyball program. A highly touted recruit out of Fond du Lac High School, Dreifuerst earned three varsity letters during her high school career.  She went on to earn second team all-conference honors her junior season and […]

Marian athletics announces cancellation of Korbie Classic

Marian University athletics has announced the cancellation of the annual Korbie Classic golf outing. The Korbie Classic traditionally has served as the opening event for homecoming weekend.  With health and safety as the main priority, Marian University athletics has made the difficult decision to cancel the annual golf outing.  The 2020 version of the Korbie […]

Marian University gifted 400+ original artworks

The Kohler Foundation has donated a collection of more than 400 works of art to the permanent collection of Marian University, to be displayed on campus and used for teaching purposes. The Kohler Foundation initially extended the invitation to Christine Martin, director of institutional partnerships and community relations, and Dr. George Koonce, senior vice president […]

Why Should I Earn a BS in Health Care Administration?

Earning a BS in Health Care Administration is an excellent career move for those who aspire to work in a leadership role. With the rapid expansion of the healthcare industry, the demand for well-educated, innovative leaders is stronger than ever. Statistics from the federal government show two benefits of earning a Bachelor of Science in […]

What is a Radiologic Technologist?

A radiologic technologist performs X-rays and other diagnostic exams on patients. Technologists perform tests supporting physicians making accurate diagnoses. With the rapid growth in the healthcare industry, the demand for radiologic technologists has also grown. A career as a rad tech typically attracts two kinds of students. Marian University has designed programs to serve both. […]