Upcoming Events

Jan. 25, 2018 - The Intellectual Property Showcase

The Intellectual Property Showcase will take place on Thursday, Jan. 25, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the 707 Hub. The event will contain an interactive experience with inventors and their intellectual property. RSVP online.

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Success Stories

Michael Schläppi interviewed about history making rice harvest

They’re harvesting history in Mequon, one slice of a scythe at a time. “This is the first. The first-ever one-acre production-style rice harvest in the state of Wisconsin," said Dr. Michael Schläppi, a geneticist and molecular biologist. Schläppi is an associate professor at Marquette University. The roots of his research focus on how well different varieties of rice tolerate stress, particularly cold weather.
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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 

Board of Trustees approves groundbreaking for athletic performance research center

On Friday, Marquette University’s Board of Trustees approved groundbreaking on the first phase of construction for the athletic performance research center (APRC).

The approval came after Marquette University leaders presented design plans to the trustees, which included relocating the facility to the heart of campus. A formal groundbreaking ceremony is expected in the coming weeks.
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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

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