Spring Academic Symposium Considers the Value of Liberal Arts

March 12, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will present its Ninth Annual Academic Symposium, “Is a University Really Necessary? Does it Need to Change?” on Monday, March 26 and Tuesday, March 27 in the Stayer Center.With keynote speakers Dr. Charles A. Murray and Dr. Douglas C. Bennett, expert panels, faculty and student presentations […]

Marian University Posts First Peer-Reviewed Journal

March 1, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s Institute for Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness has announced the launch of the university’s first ever peer-reviewed journal, the Journal of Homeland Security Education (JHSE).The JHSE will be published three times per year. With a focus on research, editorials, book reviews, symposia, tested practitioner experiences and […]

Marian Students Take First and Third Place in Wisconsin Stock Market Competition

February 27, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. —Two teams of students from the Marian University School of Business received awards in the Wisconsin College/Technical College/Adult Division of the Stock Market Simulation sponsored by EconomicsWisconsin. The student teams each managed a hypothetical $100,000 in an online investment portfolio for 10 weeks during the fall semester, with awards […]

Marian University Student Nurses’ Association Receives State Award

February 14, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The Marian University Student Nurses’ Association (MUSNA) has received a formal recognition of its dedication of giving back to the community. A total of 19 nursing students from MUSNA attended the 63rd Annual Convention of the Wisconsin Student Nurses’ Association, held February 3 to 5 in Wisconsin […]

Marian University names fall 2011 graduates

February 10, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Marian University conferred undergraduate and graduate degrees on December 17, 2011. The following local students were among those who graduated: Sohaila Akhavein of Oshkosh Cullen Caldwell of Calgary Suzanne Dupont of Green Bay Natasha Frye of Fond du Lac Brooke Haese of Sheboygan Jeannie Hanson of Waupun […]

Marian Human Resources Program Receives Recognition from SHRM

February 1, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has added Marian University’s Human Resources degree to its list of programs that fully align with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.The HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates were initially developed by SHRM’s 2006 academic initiative to define the minimum HR […]

Marian University Ranked in Midwest’s Top Online Programs

January 18, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s School of Education online program recently made the shortlist for News & World Report’s top web-based classes in the Midwest. Ranked as #14 for Student Engagement and Accreditation and #22 for Student Services and Technology, Marian’s online courses cater to students who wish to earn […]

Marian University names Olig as January Sabre of the Month

January 18, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Lisa Olig, coordinator of Disability Services and Academic Support, as its January Sabre of the Month. “I am blessed in many ways to be part of the Marian University community, however, I believe the best part of my role is the meaningful relationships […]