MU CONNECTIONS - The Official Marquette University Alumni e-Newsletter
 June 2005 

Golden Eagles, Hilltoppers Move On
to Final Round of Nickname Voting

Marquette University students, alumni, faculty, staff and other members of the Marquette community have completed voting in the first round of the "MU Voice" nickname selection process, and the final two nickname options for the second round of voting will be Golden Eagles and Hilltoppers. 


A Match Made in Western Civ

Michael McCleish, Arts '96, and Jennifer (Blattner) McCleish, Arts '97, met for the very first time in their Western Civilizations 2 class. They have now been married for more than eight years and have two children: Patrick, almost 4, and Colleen, 2.

Visit the MU Love Stories page for the full story, along with more tales of alumni who met and fell in love at Marquette.
Taylor Kristen (Prey) Keck, Comm '95, and Paul Keck, Eng '96, welcomed their first child, Taylor Johanna, into the world on May 6, 2005. McKenzie

Carolyn McKenzie, Sp '86, was named secretary and communications director for Wisconsin SCOTTISH, Inc. WSI is dedicated to preserving Scottish history and culture.

Perez J. Christopher Perez, Eng '92, MS '96, MBA '03, was married to Kristen Benes on January 8, 2005, in Tinley Park, Ill. Jaques

Damien Jaques, Arts '68, is observing 25 years as theater critic for the Milwaukee Journal and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

What are you up to? Submit a class note of your own!
Golf Ball

Marquette Club of Chicago Golf Outing

Date: Monday, June 20th at Noon
Location: Glenview, North Shore Country Club
Register Now!

Support scholarships and enjoy a day on the links at the Marquette Club of Chicago's 21st Annual Golf Challenge. Reserve your foursome today!

Upcoming Events

To find out more about the events presented below and to register, click on the event title.

Business Administration Scholarship Golf Outing
Date: Monday, June 27th at Noon
Location: Cedarburg, Wis., Hidden Glen

Durham Bulls vs. Rochester Red Wings

Date: Saturday, July 16th at 6:00 p.m.
Location: Durham, N.C., Durham Bulls Athletic Park

St Paul Saints Baseball

Date: Sunday, July 17th at 10:00 a.m.
Location: St. Paul, Minn., Midway Stadium

Western Washington Mass & Cookout

Date: Sunday, July 24th at 11:00 a.m.
Location: Mukilteo, Home of Jim, Bus Ad '63, and Jama Rand

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