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 […]

Marian University CEO Lecture Series features Steve Peterson

October 10, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University is hosting President and CEO of Mid-States Aluminum Corp., Steve Peterson, on Tuesday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m. the Stayer Center Auditorium. Peterson will share his personal leadership experiences as well as the strategies that Mid-State Aluminum Corp. has used to become prosperous. He will […]

Ann Umbreit named Marian University’s Sabre of the Month

October 5, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Ann Umbreit, coordinator of the International Multicultural Center and the international education office, as its September Sabre of the Month. Umbreit has been employed at Marian for seven years. The University values her work in helping international students who need assistance adjusting to […]

Marian University CEO Lecture Series features David Boelter

October 5, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s School of Business is hosting the Executive Director of The Arc in Fond du Lac, David Boelter, on Tuesday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stayer Center Auditorium. Boelter will share his personal business experiences as well as the strategies that he has used […]

Marian University CEO Lecture Series features Lindee Kimball

October 3, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University is hosting the Solutions Center Executive Director, Lindee Kimball, on Tuesday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Marian University’s Stayer Center Auditorium. Kimball will share her personal leadership experiences as well as strategies that the Solutions Center uses to help the Fond du Lac area […]

Marian University introduces CEO Lecture Series

October 3, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University School of Business is hosting their first “CEO Lecture Series.” It will feature several local and regional CEOs and business leaders who will give informational lectures on their strategies for success. The lectures will take place in the Stayer Center Auditorium throughout October. Marian University […]

Marian University celebrated Friend and Masters Day

September 23, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. —Friday, September 16, students and faculty in the Marian University School of Business celebrated Friends & Masters Day. Business alumni were invited to visit campus to meet current students as part of the Marian Homecoming celebration September 16-18. The event allowed current students to network with alumni and […]

Higher ed institutions in Fond du Lac county host joint diversity workshop for students and community, Oct. 5

September 20, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — “Social Change: Engaging Multiple Perspectives,” a free interactive workshop featuring keynote speakers Dr. Peggy McIntosh and Mr. Victor Lewis, on Wednesday, October 5 from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Marian University. Students from Marian University, Moraine Park Technical College, Ripon College and University of Wisconsin—Fond du […]

Marian University CEO Lecture Series features Craig Culver

September 19, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis . — Marian University is hosting Craig Culver, CEO of Culver’s franchise, on Tuesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stayer Center Auditorium. Culver will share his personal leadership experiences as well as the strategies that Culver’s franchises have used to become a successful restaurant. He will […]

Celebrate International Day of Peace

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will be celebrating International Day of Peace with a presentation by Patrick Kennelly on September 21 at 7 p.m. in Dorcas Chapel. The presentation, titled “Non-Violent Solutions in Afghanistan,” is sponsored by Marian University’s Social Justice Committee. Patrick Kennelly is Associate Director of the Marquette University Center for […]

Marian University presents Alumni Awards 2011

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will be hosting their 14th annual Alumni Awards during homecoming. The Alumni Awards Reception will be on Saturday September 17 in the Stayer Center Dining Room. The reception will begin at 2 p.m. with the award presentation at 3 p.m. The Alumni Spirit of Marian Award will be […]

Marian University presents Alumni Awards

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will be hosting their 14th annual Alumni Awards during homecoming. The Alumni Awards Reception will be on Saturday September 17 in the Stayer Center Dining Room. The reception will begin at 2 p.m. with the award presentation at 3 p.m. The Alumni Spirit of Marian Award will be […]