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 […]

“Pink Out” proceeds given to Agnesian HealthCare

April 18, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University’s men’s hockey team raised a total of $2,145.00 from their annual “Pink Out” game that was held on December 11, 2010. The check was received by Breast Care Coordinators and Marian alumnae Kay Groeschl, RN, and Lisa Michels, RN, on behalf of Agnesian HealthCare. The […]

Marian University to host Threat Liaison Officer Training

April 14, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University, in conjunction with the Wisconsin Statewide Information Center (WSIC) and the Southeastern Terrorism Alert Center (STAC), is pleased to offer the Threat Liaison Officer Program (TLO). The training program will take place on May 11 in Marian University’s Stayer Center. The TLO Program was created […]

Marian University to host Chick-fil-A Leadercast, May 6

April 12, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Fond du Lac community business leaders can access the knowledge and experience of 11 internationally acclaimed leaders during the Chick-fil-A Leadercast at Marian University’s Stayer Center Auditorium on Friday, May 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Leadercast is a one-day training event broadcast live from […]

Marian University competes in 2011 Midwest Model UN Conference

April 12, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Eleven students from Marian University competed with over 500 university students in the Midwest Model UN Conference from February 16-19 in St. Louis. The Marian delegation represented the African nation of Gabon, a developing country with limited resources. The Midwest Model United Nations Conference is designed to […]

Nhia Yang to serve as project director of Marian University’s SSS program

April 12, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Nhia Yang is serving as program director of Marian University’s Student Support Services (SSS) program. SSS is a Title IV (TRiO) program funded through the U.S. Department of Education. It serves college students who are low-income individuals, first-generation college students or individuals with disabilities. Yang’s responsibilities include […]

Marian University to participate in WAICU Students’ Day in Madison

April 7, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — This Thursday, April 7, Marian University students will be among nearly 400 Wisconsin students from Wisconsin’s 20 private nonprofit colleges and universities that are expected in the Capitol to meet with their hometown legislators about the importance of the Wisconsin Tuition Grant (WTG) for their future and […]

Marian University to host Criminal Justice Camp

April 5, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will host its fourth annual Criminal Justice Camp from June 20 – 22, 2011. The camp will be held on Marian’s Fond du Lac campus and is open to high school students who will be juniors or seniors this coming fall. The Criminal Justice Camp […]

Marian University to begin “Hope for Japan” efforts

March 28, 2011 FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University will begin a community-wide effort, “Hope for Japan,” to help raise funds to send to Japan. Marian will have collection jars in the Administration Building, Common Grounds Coffeehouse and Dorcas Chapel. In addition, Associate Professor of Art Tom Wallestad and Adjunct Professor Chizuko Konishi Wallestad […]