MU CONNECTIONS - The Official Marquette University Alumni e-Newsletter
 January 2006  

Our BIG EAST Debut Rocked!

We’ve captured the memory of our inaugural men's basketball BIG EAST Conference victory (94-79) over top-ranked Connecticut and we need you to help us keep the momentum going.

Let’s continue to show the BIG EAST that WE ARE MARQUETTE! Support Marquette athletics by downloading our Golden Eagles wallpaper and screensavers!

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Visit the basketball events page on MU Connect

What are your classmates up to?

Patrick and Sarah (Riney) Masterson, Bus Ad '97, are happy to announce the birth of their first child - daughter, Casey Riney. She was born on September 8, 2005 at 9 lbs. 5.4 oz. and 21.5 in.

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Larry Rich, Sp '70, Grad '77, was appointed executive director of the newly formed Electronic Communications Office for Maryknoll (the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America).

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Suzanne Breslin, Comm '03, and Chris Hilker, Eng '01, Grad '02, were married on August 27, 2005 at Old St. Patrick's Church in Chicago. The couple lives in Minnetonka, Minn.

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Anabelle "Belle" Espinosa, Comm '04, and Matt Hilton, Bus Ad '03,are engaged to be married next summer at Gesu Church in Milwaukee.

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What Are YOU Up To? Submit a Class Note TODAY!
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Offer your advice to the class of 2005!

The December 2005 graduates are the newest members of the MU Alumni Association, and they could benefit from your expertise!

Do you remember what it was like when you were first starting out in your new career? Did a fellow alumnus/a, family member or friend provide advice or resources that helped you get your start?

You can return the favor!

Help our new grads!

Jesuit Volunteers






MU Grads work with JVC

Four Marquette alumni from the class of 2005 are serving in the Northwest region of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, JVC:NW.

They are (left to right) Carrie Mashek, Tiffany Huber, Kathleen Hoarty and Marcus Ebenhoe.



National Marquette Day!



Join fellow MU alumni at sites around the nation to watch the Golden Eagles take on Georgetown.

8:00 p.m. CST

Visit us on the Web for game-watching events

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Featured Events

Want to see what events are happening in your area? Check out the online Event Calendar!

Click on the event titles below for more information and online registration.

St. Peter and the Vatican: The Legacy of the Popes
Date: Sunday, February 12 at 1:00 p.m.
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Miami Heat vs. Orlando Magic – meet Travis Diener
Date: Wednesday, February 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: USF Sun Dome, Tampa, FL

Miami Mass and Reception
Date: Saturday, February 18 at 4:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott Biscayne Bay, Miami, FL

Marquette is Heading South - visit the online calendar for more Florida events.

Hunger Clean-up

Be The Difference

National Hunger Clean-up (formerly National Service Day) is Saturday, April 22. Join fellow alumni, friends and families around the country to share in this Marquette service tradition. Check the Web site for updates on the service projects happening in your area.

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