Marian University Presents for Pediatrics collects more than 500 gifts for hospitalized kids

December 22, 2011 From left to right: Barb Miles, RN, Surgical/Pediatrics, St. Agnes Hospital; Kristina Krueger, Markesan; Lindsey Leisgang, Seymour; Nancy Noble, associate professor of nursing, Marian University; Tammy Jensen, CNA, Surgical/Pediatrics St. Agnes Hospital, Ava Jensen, daughter of Tammy Jensen; Jessica Daun, Fond du Lac; Raven Haight, Markesan; Nikki King, Fond du Lac and […]

Faculty art to be featured in gallery exhibit in Milwaukee

December 15, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Hillary Quella, assistant professor of art at Marian University, will have one of her photographs featured in the Fifth Annual Midwest Juried Exhibition of Photographs in Milwaukee. Quella’s work will be featured in the exhibition until January 21, 2012. The exhibit will be held at Walkers Point […]

Marian University names Doherty as December Sabre of the Month

Decenber 15, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Jane Doherty, cashier and business support specialist, as its December Sabre of the Month. “ I have a lot of respect for the faculty and staff at Marian because I see how hard they work and how much they care about the success […]

Marian University’s Early Childhood Center gives during holiday season

December 13, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The children at Marian University’s Early Childhood Center have teamed up during the holidays to donate toys and nonperishable food items to the Salvation Army for children in the Fond du Lac area. Standing l-r: Augie Scotello; Landry Lenz; Ty Guell; Malachi Lueck; Gabriel Jones; Tyler Kent […]

Marian University student selected as Microsoft Student Partner

December 13, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Sidney Walls was selected by Wimmer Solutions on behalf of Microsoft to operate a new program that is being offered at Marian University titled, Microsoft Student Partner. As the Microsoft Student on campus, Walls will build awareness about new Microsoft programs throughout the community. Walls will host […]

President of Marian University named to NAICU board

December 1, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Dr. Steven R. DiSalvo, Ph.D., president of Marian University, has been elected to the board of directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). DiSalvo will serve on the NAICU’s committee for Policy Analysis and Public Relations. “It is an honor and privilege to […]

Student art gallery featured at Windhover Center

December 1, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University Expressive and Therapeutic Art students, in collaboration with the Windhover Center for the Arts, are exhibiting an art gallery entitled “Expressive Arts: Healing the Mind and Soul.” The gallery features the work of four Expressive and Therapeutic Arts majors, including Lydia Sarge of Green Bay, […]

“Setting the Stage for the Professions through Liberal Arts” panel presentation to be held at Marian University

November 11, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will host a panel presentation on Tuesday, November 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Stayer Center Auditorium in preparation for their March Annual Academic Symposium entitled “Is a university really necessary?” This presentation, “Setting the Stage for the Professions through Liberal Arts,” will feature three […]

Higher ed institutions in Fond du Lac County hosted joint diversity workshop

Keynote speaker, Peggy McIntosh November 11, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — “Social Change: Engaging Multiple Perspectives.” More than 230 teachers, community members and students from Marian University, Moraine Park Technical College, Ripon College and University of Wisconsin—Fond du Lac participated in the event. The conference was sponsored by the Higher Education Diversity Initiative Team […]

Marian University hosts East Side Chamber Players of Milwaukee

November 11, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will host the East Side Chamber Players of Milwaukee on Saturday, November 19, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held at the Windhover Center for the Arts in downtown Fond du Lac. The East Side Chamber Players of Milwaukee is a group of young […]

Marian University presents “Traveler’s Dream” musical duet

November 4, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s Social Justice Committee will feature a musical duet entitled “Traveler’s Dream” on Monday, November 7 at 7:00 p.m. at Common Grounds Coffeehouse. Throughout American history, songs have been a powerful tool to unite various groups of people to fight oppression and seek social justice. Traveler’s […]

Activist Matthew Works to visit Marian University

November 3, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will host activist Matthew Works’ art installation entitled “Nowhere to Lay His Head” in Dorcas Chapel during the week of November 6 – 12. Works’ art brings attention to the issue of homelessness and social justice. In addition to the art installation, Marian’s Campus Ministry […]

Marian’s Institute for Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness hosting the Third Annual Homeland Security Symposium

November 2, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s Institute for Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is hosting the Third Annual Homeland Security Symposium on Tuesday, December 6 from 8:30 a.m. -4:15 p.m. at Whispering Springs Golf Club in Fond du Lac.The mission of CARRI is to develop and share critical paths communities may […]

Marian Board elects new chair; New trustee appointed

L to R: John K. Nelson, Chair of the Marian Board of Trustees, and Anthony J. Ahern, Marian Board of Trustees Member October 25, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The Marian University Board of Trustees elected John K. Nelson, former CEO of ABN Amro Bank N.V., North America, as Chair of the Board at […]

Marian University to offer a special education master’s & certification program

October 24, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University was recently approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to offer a master’s degree and certification program in special education, beginning in January 2012. The program is designed for educators who seek recertification credits, a master’s degree in special education, a certification in […]

Marian University announces 2011 Business and Industry Award Winners

October 12, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The 30” by Mark Skogen, president and CEO of Festival Foods. The Business of the Year award will be presented to the New Glarus Brewing Company. New Glarus Brewing Co. employs 100% natural ingredients to produce world-class, handcrafted beers. New Glarus Brewing Company has continued to grow […]