Upcoming Events

Apply for Research Mini-Grant 
Rolling Basis

The Center for Peacemaking offers research grants of up to $300 for Marquette faculty to advance research on an aspect of nonviolent peacemaking. These funds can be used for faculty research expenses or to hire a student research assistant. Please complete the appropriate application below.

SDC Summit on Poverty
October 19-21, 2021

To learn more visit https://www.cr-sdc.org/event/2021-summit-on-poverty.

Explorer Challenge Ideas Fest
October 27, 2021 - 3:30-4:30PM

For those interested in applying to the Explorer Challenge, Ideas Fest is an excellent opportunity to meet others on campus with similar ideas, build your Explorer Challenge team, and run your ideas by the Innovation Council. Innovative ideas submitted to the Explorer Challenge can earn seed money up to $25,000.

This virtual event will include time for participants to share their ideas with the group, as well as time to split up into breakout rooms to talk with Innovation Council members or other participants. Participants will also learn more about how to apply for this year's Explorer Challenge. To attend, please email innovation@marquette.edu for an invitation. 

Institute for Women's Leadership Women & Money Series: Women & Ownership
October 28, 2021 - 12:00PM

With ownership comes more opportunities for financial freedom, which historically have been withheld from women. Learn about the impact of women-owned and women-operated businesses on the economy and how you can work towards both.  Click HERE to register. For more information, visit: https://www.marquette.edu/womens-leadership/women-money.php.

AHPRC Fall Seminar Series: Born to Move: The Effect of Evolutionary Mismatch on Biomechanics and Musculoskeletal Injuries
November 11, 2021 - 12:00PM

Presented by Irene Davis, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School. To register, please email Mike Haischer, AHPRC research lab manager, and specify whether you will be attending in-person or online via Teams.    

Institute for Women's Leadership Women & Money Series: Women & Financial Intelligence
December 2, 2021 - 12:00PM

So much more goes into the power that money holds than making and sticking to a budget. Join us for the closing session of this series to learn from financial advisors and experts on what women need to know to better steward their financial destiny.  Click HERE to register. For more information, visit: https://www.marquette.edu/womens-leadership/women-money.php.

AHPRC Fall Seminar Series: The Olympic Journey So Far: A Perspective of a Female Athlete Academic
December 9, 2021 - 12:00PM

Presented by Jessica Piasecki, Lecturer in Exercise Physiology, Nottingham Trent University. To register for this virtual event, please email Mike Haischer, AHPRC research lab manager. 


Success Stories

President's Difference Makers: Raj

Earlier this year, our newest supercomputer went online for the first time. The high performance computer (HPC) cluster, named after the late Professor Rajendra "Raj" Rathore, has great implications for the future of research on our campus. 

In this video, Dr. Scott Reid and Dr. Qadir Timerghazin -- our Difference Makers -- share more about the cluster and the instrumental role that they and Raj played in getting it off the ground.


Marquette, industry partners announce President's Challenge for COVID-10 response

AHPRC's Dr. Sandra Hunter on WUWM

Marquette's AHPRC featured on Swedish TV segment

‘Help families:’ Next Step Clinic, winner of Marquette’s first-ever ‘President’s Challenge’ opens

Marquette announces new inner-city mental health clinic as winner of Lovell's grant contest

Marquette University research team studies impact of exercise classes for parents of autistic children

Beyond Coworking: Homegrown Innovation Spaces Are Transforming Second Cities 

Marquette’s Hub for Athletic Performance Opens

Hero of the Week: Dr. Kyana Young, Marquette University Strategic Innovation Fund

New Report Finds Milwaukee's Water Technology Cluster Spurs Innovation and Replenishes Regional Economy

Working as a team, Mike and Amy Lovell tackle Milwaukee's epidemic of psychological trauma

Marquette, WARF announce 2018 'Force for Positive Change' winners

Momentum building in Marquette president's call to tackle trauma epidemic in Milwaukee

Marquette highlights inventors at the Intellectual Property Showcase

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 

Dr. Jeanne Hossenlopp named ‘Woman of Influence’ by Milwaukee Business Journal

Dr. Jeanne Hossenlopp, vice president of research and innovation, has been named one of Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2020 Women of Influence, a list of 30 prominent business and community leaders from southeastern Wisconsin. Hossenlopp was one of three women in the “Innovation” category of the award.

Women of Influence are leaders within Milwaukee’s professional community. Whether they work in public policy, entrepreneurship, community engagement or research – these women have grown businesses, created products and made southeastern Wisconsin a great place to live and work.

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Bringing home the gold: MU4Gold Scholars program graduates its first cohort of undergraduate researchers

2021 Marquette University/No Studios Filmmaker Fellowship recipients announced

Two projects chosen for President’s Challenge for Racial Justice and Equity Response funding

President’s Challenge for COVID-19 Response winners announced

Marquette Momentum: Three years of the Explorer Challenge — new report highlights innovation at Marquette

Marquette to build new home for Marquette Business and innovation leadership programs

Psychology professor receives Mental Health America award

Embracing Newness - Dr. Kyana Young introduces underrepresented high school students to engineering through hands-on research and training

University announces leadership team for newly launched Institute for Women’s Leadership

We Are Marquette: Advancing Human Performance

Marquette Momentum: Brewed Ideas Challenge supports student entrepreneurs

Marquette Momentum: A first look inside the Athletic and Human Performance Research Center

Artist at Haggerty Museum brings awareness to water sustainability in Milwaukee

Global Water Center Now Accepting Proposals 

Marquette receives national innovation awards

President Lovell introduced a revamped Strategic Innovation Fund at campus address

Marquette Momentum: New Henke Terrace adds outdoor innovation space to 707 Hub

Faculty award recipients honored at Distinguished Scholars Reception on March 20

Kuali Research is now live for proposal development

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

2017 Strategic Innovation Fund Awardees announced

Marquette launches new innovation space, 707 Hub