Marian Groups Take Part in Jazz Fest

March 28, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University Jazz Studies students will open for professional jazz artists at this year’s Fond du Lac Jazz Festival on April 27 and 28 at the Windhover Center for the Arts.Doors open at 6:00 p.m. on both nights, with the Marian groups starting at 7:30 p.m. The groups […]

Marian School of Business holds Award Ceremony

March 27, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — The School of Business at Marian University recognized outstanding performances at its annual Awards Ceremony in the Stayer Center for Technology & Executive Learning on March 22, 2012.James “Jim” C. Hubbard, long-time Fond du Lac resident and retired vice president and chief of staff at Mercury Marine, was […]

Marian University names Gray as April Faculty Sabre of the Month

March 27, 2012FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named James Gray, assistant professor and Sport and Recreation Management program director, as its April Faculty Sabre of the month.Gray says that the best aspect of his job is the simple joy of teaching and working with enthusiastic students, and is thankful that his work […]

Marian University Names Meyers as March Sabre of the Month

March 23, 2012 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named academic advisor Tammy Meyers as its March Sabre of the Month.Meyers has worked at Marian for 13 years, and is an integral part of its West Allis center. She says that her favorite aspect of advising is sharing adult students’ excitement as their […]

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 […]