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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.

February 17, 2011

TOP STORIES

Gov. Scott Walker proposes budget repair bill
A number of Marquette faculty discussed the debated budget bill proposed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Analysis and opinion came from experts in the Law School, College of Nursing and College of Business Administration.

Story by Alan J. Borsuk, senior fellow in law and public policy, appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 17, 2011
Story with Darlene Weis, professor emeritus of nursing, aired on WITI-TV (Fox 6), Feb. 15, 2011
Opinion by Rick Esenberg, visiting professor of law, appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 14, 2011
Story with Paul Secunda, associate professor of law, appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Feb. 13, 2011. Similar or related stories citing Secunda appeared in 600+ outlets.
Story with Cheryl Maranto, associate professor of management, aired on WUWM-FM (89.7), Feb. 16, 2011. Related stories with Maranto aired on WPR's "Kathleen Dunn Show" and "At Issue with Ben Merens," and on WITI-TV (Fox 6).

Protests in Egypt
There were Marquette angles to the crisis in Egypt. Phil Naylor, professor of history, had just left Cairo when the demonstrations broke out and provided firsthand accounts to Milwaukee media. One of two Marquette students studying in Egypt told his story as well.

Story with Phil Naylor, professor of history, aired on WISN-TV (ABC 12), Feb. 11, 12 and 13, 2011
Story with undergraduate student Shane Anderson aired on WITI-TV (Fox 6), Feb. 11, 2011

Marquette University Law School hosted Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm, who outlined his proposal to rethink the criminal justice system in Wisconsin.

Story appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 12, 2011
Similar story appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Feb. 12, 2011
Similar story aired on WITI-TV (Fox 6), WTMJ-TV (NBC 4), WISN-TV (ABC 12), Feb. 11 and 12, 2011

William Kelly, S.J., chaplain for the Marquette men's basketball team, talks about his role as team chaplain for the past 26 years.

Interview appeared in AJCU Higher Ed News and on YouTube.com , Feb. 11, 2011

Mike Gousha, distinguished fellow in law and public policy, hosted Nancy McNamara, Special Agent in Charge of the FBI Milwaukee, as a guest for "On the Issues."

Story aired on WISN-TV (ABC 12), Feb. 10, 2011

Fr. Bryan N. Massingale, associate professor, discussed his new book, "Racial Justice and the Catholic Church."

Story appeared in the Catholic Herald, Feb. 10, 2011

Dennis Garrett, associate professor of marketing, discussed the Packers Super Bowl win and how it may prompt companies to want to become involved with the team.

Story appeared in the Business Journal of Milwaukee, Feb. 11, 2011

Mark Eppli, a Marquette University real estate professor, outlined possible reasons a real estate investment firm defaulted on a loan for an office building in a Brookfield, Wis., business park.

Story appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 12, 2011

Janet Boles, political science professor emeritus, believes the upcoming election for Milwaukee County Executive will draw double or triple the number of voters as the primary and that the pool will be younger, less affluent and less well-educated.

Story appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 17, 2011


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