Marian University Binnebose awarded ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship

WASHINGTON, D.C.–8/18/2011– The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) has selected Andrea Binnebose from Marian University as a 2011 award recipient of the ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship. This fellowship is aimed at highly competitive students who wish to pursue graduate careers (Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D.) in microbiology. Fellows have the opportunity to conduct full time summer research […]

New franchise opens on Marian University campus

August 16, 2011 Fond du Lac, Wis.— The first of its kind, Erbert & Gerbert’s® Bistro is opening on the Marian University Campus. While E&G Franchise Systems, Inc. has locations in several college communities, this is the franchisor’s first location on a college campus. Erbert & Gerbert’s Bistro will feature Erbert & Gerbert’s unique menu […]

DIAL Summer Institute to host presentation by Angela Engel

July 8, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s Differentiated Instruction for Alternative Learning (DIAL) master’s program will be hosting a presentation by Angela Engel on Monday, July 18 from 9:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the Stayer Center room 205. Engel’s advocacy for children and education began when she founded a mentoring and […]

Marian University names Paul Neuberger as vice president for advancement

June 30, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University has named Paul Neuberger as the vice president for advancement, effective July 2011. As the Vice President for Advancement, Neuberger will provide leadership and focus to the philanthropic efforts of the university. Neuberger has served in several advancement executive positions, having worked for organizations including […]

Marian University names spring 2011 graduates

June 27, 2011 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: Wendi Alar of Brookfield Keely Andrews of Appleton Christopher Aspenson of Fond du Lac Michelle Austin-Willard of Green Bay Elizabeth Baier of Mount Calvary […]

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 […]