Upcoming Events

Women in STEM Summit - Apr. 23, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

The Women's Innovation Network (WIN) and the Women's Colleagues Program (a partnership between Marquette University and Johnson Controls) invites High School Juniors and Seniors, Marquette undergraduate and graduate students, Marquette staff, faculty and alumni, industry professionals and community members to an informative celebration of women in STEM FIelds. Attend one session or stay all day!

Learn more

Brewed Ideas Challenge - Apr. 27, 2018 (1:00 - 5:30 p.m.)

Cheer on fellow student entrepreneurs as they pitch their ideas before a panel of judges and guests for a chance to win seed funding. The challenge will end with a reception where we will hand out $21,000 in funding to the winning teams. Come for a much as your schedule allows.

Learn more

Research Space Planning in the Athletic and Human Performance Research Center - Apr. 30, 2018 (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.), AMU 157

Phase 1 of the Athletic and Human Performance Research Center will have a dedicated space for research activities as well as the opportunity for shared access to selected other parts of the facility. Members of the campus research community are invited to join us to view preliminary schematics for the research space and provide input on layout and equipment needs. The goal of this planning exercise is to create a flexible space that is complementary to our existing research facilities. Questions should be directed to the Office of Research and Innovation (innovation@marquette.edu).


Success Stories

Marquette, WARF announce 2018 ‘Force for Positive Change’ winners

Marquette University and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation have announced the winners of the 2018 Force for Positive Change awards. This year’s awards were the second time this statewide competition recognized social entrepreneurship as a model for solving social or environmental challenges in a way that is sustainable, just and that generates impactful change in Wisconsin. A total of $126,000 in prize money was awarded to 11 organizations.
Learn more

Marquette highlights inventors at the Intellectual Propert Showcase

Kelsey Otero interviewed about the 707 Hub on the Marquette in Milwaukee podcast

Michael Schläppi interviewed about history making rice harvest

707 Hub leaders interviewed on We Are Marquette podcast

Kelsey Otero interviewed about Social Innovation in Wisconsin

Trying to give farmers a new option, MU prof harvests state's first commercial rice crop

Watermarks receives $146,000 federal grant for public art project

A Milwaukee project creates a live atlas of city’s water system

Community Partners Work to Make Fresh Food Accessible on Milwaukee's Near West Side

Whitefish Bay fitness studio offers new way to 'get into' working out with immersive technology


University News 

President Lovell introduced a revamped Strategic Innovation Fund at campus address

President Michael R. Lovell in his campus address Wednesday, Jan. 17, introduced a revamped Strategic Innovation Fund, now called the Marquette Impact Challenge, which comprises two separate opportunities for members of the Marquette community to vie for funds.

Read More

Faculty award recipients honored at Distinguished Scholars Reception on March 20

Kuali Research is now live for proposal development

Athletic and Human Performance Research Center project officially underway

Board of Trustees approves groundbreaking for athletic performance research center

Marquette official testifies in favor of Wisconsin Senate bill to create a state innovation fund

Changes Announced to the Strategic Innovation Fund, including a New Name

2017 Strategic Innovation Fund Awardees announced

Marquette launches new innovation space, 707 Hub

President Lovell outlines key initiatives in second annual address

Difference Makers | Innovation Fund