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Marquette University In The News is a weekly compilation of top media reports about Marquette University and members of the university community.

December 9, 2010

TOP STORIES

Former MU basketball coach Hank Raymonds dies
Hank Raymonds, former Marquette University men's basketball coach, passed away after a long battle with cancer. Although best known for the 126 wins he compiled at Marquette University, it was Raymonds' humanity and grace that helped set him apart.

Story appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Dec. 7, 2010
Similar story appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Dec. 6, 2010
Related column appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Dec. 7, 2010

Story aired on WTMJ-AM (620), WDJT-TV (CBS 58), WISN-TV (ABC 12), WITI-TV (FOX 6), WTMJ-TV (Ch. 4), WBAY-TV (ABC 2), WLUK-TV (FOX 11), WISC-TV (CBS 3), WAOW-TV (ABC 9), Dec. 6-8, 2010

Joseph Green, the new director of the Educational Opportunity Program, discussed Marquette's EOP, which provides support for low-income and first generation college students.

Story aired on WUWM-FM's (89.7) "Lake Effect," Dec. 6, 2010

As salaries rise, Fresno State coach Pat Hill takes pay cut
A study by USA Today — in partnership with the National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School, have found Fresno State coach Pat Hill an exception to the increase in salaries for football coaches in its study showing compensation for all but 10 of the 120 Football Bowl Subdivision coaches.

Story appeared in USA Today, Dec. 8, 2010
Similar stories appeared on DallasNews.com and in the Kansas City Business Journal, Dec. 8, 2010

REVIEW: Janet McKenzie at the Haggerty Museum of Art
The Janet McKenzie show, "Holiness and the Feminine Spirit," at the Haggerty Museum of Art seems so well-timed for the holiday season.

Blog appeared on JSOnline.com, Dec. 8, 2010

Fast pitch
Marquette University's College of Business Administration closed out its global entrepreneurship week by giving student entrepreneurs a chance to pitch their ideas to Spreenkler Creative president Romke de Haan and a panel of judges.

Photos appeared in the Milwaukee Business Journal, Dec. 3, 2010

14 American professionals to visit Africa
Marquette University students from the Les Aspin Center in Washington, D.C., will travel to Liberia in January 2011 on a two-week cultural and educational exchange program.

Story appeared on AllAfrica.com, Dec. 7, 2010

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig joins Marquette Law School as distinguished lecturer in sports law and policy
Major League Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig has been named to the adjunct faculty at Marquette University Law School as distinguished lecturer in sports law and policy.

Story appeared in the Milwaukee Courier, Nov. 27, 2010

Fr. Scott Pilarz, S.J., president of the University of Scranton, has been named the 23rd president of Marquette University. He will assume his duties in summer 2011, succeeding Fr. Robert Wild, SJ, who will retire next year after 15 years as Marquette's president.

Announcement appeared in Company: A Jesuit Magazine, fall 2010

Newcomers 2010
Garrett Gundlach, a 2009 graduate of Marquette University's College of Arts and Sciences, has joined the Society of Jesus.

Announcement appeared in Company: A Jesuit Magazine, fall 2010

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