Marian University Residence Life takes part in ‘Drunk Busters’ Program

September 13, 2012  FOND DU LAC, Wis. – As a part of continuing their education, the Marian University Office of Residence Life staff and resident assistants will be taking part in the Drunk Busters Program on Thursday, September 27. The Drunk Busters Program focuses on assisting groups in learning about consequences associated with driving while […]

Suicide Awareness events to be held at Marian University, September 7-8

September 6, 2012  FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Marian University’s Social Justice Committee, in collaboration with the Kappa Beta Gamma sorority group, will host a special presentation, by Janet McCord, Ph.D., entitled “You’re Never Over: Eminem, Psychological Pain and the Suicidal Impulse” on Friday, September 7 at 7 p.m. in the Sodexo Dining Room in […]

Marian University welcomes Class of 2016

August 28, 2012  FOND DU LAC, Wis. – As its 75th anniversary year will soon come to a close, Marian University began the new academic year with welcoming the Class of 2016 to campus on Tuesday, August 28. The incoming class includes 450 new freshmen and transfer students expected when classes begin; of which 290 […]

Marian University receives fine art editions of The Saint John’s Bible

August 24, 2012  FOND DU LAC, Wis. – As part of Marian University’s Founder’s Day Liturgy, two editions of The Saint John’s Bible will be blessed by Archbishop Listecki on Saturday, September 8 at 4:30 p.m. in the Dorcas Chapel.   The Saint John’s Bible is the first handwritten, illuminated Bible commissioned since the advent […]

Marian University Test Center earns national recognition

August 9, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The Center for Academic Support and Excellence (CASE) at Marian University was recently awarded Test Center Certification by the National College Testing Association (NCTA). Criteria for certification are rigorous and are based on the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines, which were developed to guide post-secondary test centers […]

Marian University participates in President Obama’s Interfaith and Community Service Summer Gathering

July 18, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — President Dr. Steven DiSalvo represented Marian University July 16-17 at the 2012 Summer Gathering for President Barack Obama’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge at Howard University in Washington, D.C. While at the 2012 Summer Gathering, President DiSalvo was able to participate in a White House briefing […]

Congressman Petri Elected to Marian Board

July 9, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Congressman Tom Petri (R-WI), who represents Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional District, has been elected to the Marian University Board of Trustees. Petri, a Fond du Lac resident, is serving his 17th term in the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a current member of the Committee on Education […]

Marian University Rad Tech Graduates High Performers on National Test

July 1, 2012 Marian University Rad Tech Graduates High Performers on National Test FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The ARRT is one of the world’s largest credentialing organizations, and aims to ensure quality patient care from those pursuing work as radiological technicians. Of the seven graduates who recently completed their program of study with the […]

Marian University names spring 2012 graduates

June 26, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. – Marian University conferred undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University’s spring graduation in May. The following local students were among those who graduated: Holly Ambrosius of Laona Alicia Amrhein of Lomira Michelle Bahr of Beaver Dam Judy Barnett of Eden Deborah Bartmann of Appleton Melanie Batzler of […]

Marian University Announces Inspired Contest Winners

June 15, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has released the names of its “What’s Your Inspiration” contest, a search to find what inspires community members in everyday life. Anna Bartelt of West Bend and Theresa Goebel of Fond du Lac were awarded digital cameras for their submissions, and Emily Waisanen, also of […]

Marian University Hosts AppFest for Instructional Technology

June 14, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University, in cooperation with the Fond du Lac School District, CESA 5, CESA 6 and the School District of North Fond du Lac, will present appFest 1 from Tuesday, August 14 to Thursday, August 16 in the Stayer Center.The event, set to occur annually, provides educators and […]

Marian University holds 2012 Spring Commencement

May 19, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — A weekend that included a graduation mass, a School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony and a School of Education Commissioning Ceremony culminated in Marian University’s 72nd spring commencement exercises on Saturday, May 19 at 12:30 p.m.Warm weather allowed for the ceremony to be held outdoors on the campus […]

Schraeder Named as May Sabre of the Month

May 10, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. —Marian University has named support specialist Leah Schraeder as its May Sabre of the Month.For Schraeder, who has worked as the Support Specialist III in the Registrar’s office for just over two years, adding value to the campus community is intrinsic to the Marian mission.“The most meaningful part of […]

Marian Biology Students Serve as Beta Testers for French Company

May 9, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Thanks to a fortunate meeting had by a faculty member, a Marian bacteriology class had the opportunity to test out the latest technology of CHROMagar Microbiology, a French company that produces innovative chromogenic culture media techniques.Dr. Susan Bornstein-Forst, a professor of Biology at Marian, met a representative of […]

Marian University Holds Annual Plant Sale

May 8, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. —Marian University will hold its Annual Plant Sale in the breezeway lobby of the Administration Building, 45 S. National Avenue, on May 15, 16 and 17, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily.A variety of perennials and annuals will be for sale at discount prices, as well as potted […]

Marian Criminal Justice Club Holds Jail & Bail Fundraiser

April 27, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Members of Marian University’s Criminal Justice Club “arrested” faculty, staff—and even a few students—in its Jail & Bail Fundraiser for the Galow Group Home for Boys on Wednesday, March 28, 2012. “As a club, we wanted to help a local organization that maybe doesn’t receive a lot […]