High school students experience nursing as a career choice

June 22, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Twenty-one high school students took part in the ninth annual summer nurse camp sponsored by Marian University and Agnesian HealthCare in June. Participants came from a variety of high schools, including Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, Hortonville, Kewaskum, Neenah, Omro, Sheboygan, St. Mary Springs and Winnebago Lutheran […]

Marian University to participate in Tough Mudder obstacle course to benefit Wounded Warrior Project

June 17, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s Campus Safety department will be participating in the Tough Mudder obstacle course on June 23-24. The individuals participating in the event include Matt Rose, Travis Knecht, Jamie Goodman and Matt Gabel. “Although the Tough Mudder course is ‘the toughest event on the planet,’ our department […]

Marian University is “Above the Influence”

Marian University student leaders pledged that they are above judging. Back Row: Melinda Whitaker, Taylor Putz, Kayla Otters and Bailey Schmidt-Cullinan. June 14, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — In May, students at Marian University participated in “Above the Influence,” a Drug Free Communities of Fond du Lac County campaign. Marian students were among over […]

Marian University to hold annual golf outing, June 24

June 10, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will be hosting the third annual Alumni & Friends Golf Outing at Whispering Springs Golf Club in Fond du Lac on June 24. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. The golf event will be held in a scramble format, with a shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. […]

“Hope for Japan” efforts raise over $2,800 for Red Cross Japan

June 10, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s community-wide fundraising relief effort, “Hope for Japan,” raised over $2,800 that will be sent to Red Cross Japan. In response to the March earthquake and tsunami in Japan, Marian began the “Hope for Japan” relief efforts to help aid struggling families in Japan. Marian held […]

Candee to serve as Vice President of Mission & Retention

May 26, 2011 Fond du Lac, Wis.—Kate Candee has been promoted to serve as Marian University’s Vice President for Mission & Retention. In this position, Candee will serve as the administrative officer who supports the fulfillment of the Mission and Core Values of the University and the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Agnes. She […]

Marian University alumni accepting alumni award nominations

May 23, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University is now accepting nominations for the 2011 alumni awards banquet that will be held on September 17 during Homecoming Weekend. The alumni awards recognize outstanding alumni who have positively impacted their communities, professions and the Marian campus. Members of the Marian University Alumni Association are […]

Marian University indoor facility breaks ground

May 19, 2011 Pictured L-R: Joel Cohen, Dick Baker, Gary Smith, Doug Hammonds, John Korb, Sr. Mary Noel Brown, Dr. Steven DiSalvo, Terri Emmanuel, Sr. Jean Steffes, Dr. Darold Treffert, Sr. Jo Ann Sambs, Wayne Matzke, Jason Bartelt FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University broke ground on Wednesday, May 18 on an indoor athletic […]

Marian University names Garner as May Sabre of the Month

May 18, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Ashly Garner, coordinator of Career and Graduate School Services, as its May Sabre of the Month. “I am honored that I was chosen to be Sabre of the Month. Marian’s staff, faculty, and students truly live out the mission every day in so […]

Marian University recognized for 15 years of service in Milwaukee

May 18, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University received special recognition for 15 years of service at The Gathering of Southeast WI, Inc’s annual volunteer recognition event on May 6 in Milwaukee. The Gathering provides ten free meals each week at three sites to over 100,000 of Milwaukee’s hungry and homeless annually. Dr. […]

Marian University holds 2011 spring commencement

May 14, 2011 2011 graduate Nicole Weinert from Hartford, WI accepts her diploma from Dr. Steven DiSalvo FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University held its 71st spring commencement exercises on May 13 and 14. At the commencement ceremony held in the Howard Sadoff Gymnasium on Saturday, President Dr. DiSalvo welcomed the guests and expressed […]

Marian University visits Chicago Financial Institutions

May 13, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The finance program at Marian University’s School of Business sponsored a Finance Day. Professors James Gray and Katherine Schuessler accompanied seventeen students to Chicago to visit the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the Federal Reserve Bank. At the CBOE, the group discussed options trading with former […]

Marian School of Business recognizes student leaders

May 3, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The Marian University School of Business recognized business student leaders at its annual awards ceremony in the Marian Stayer Center on April 8. Thirty students were inducted into Sigma Beta Delta, an International Honor Society in Business, Management and Administration. Sigma Beta Delta was established to encourage […]

Marian University names Watry as April Sabre of the Month

April 21, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Dr. Deborah Watry, professor and chair of the School of Education’s Teacher Education Program, as its April Sabre of the Month. “I feel very special to have been nominated and selected for this award. I am proud to be a part of the […]

Poet Kathleen Heideman to present at Marian University

April 19, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s English Department is proud to present the award-winning poet Kathleen Heideman, on Tuesday, April 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Stayer Center Auditorium. Heideman, a native of Wisconsin, is known for her poetry featuring elements of nature and the environment. Heideman was recently nominated for […]