The Center for Urban Research, Teaching & Outreach positions itself as an intellectual axis and key convener of programs that address issues central to affirming human rights and human dignity. In alignment with Marquette University’s mission to “...search for truth (and) the discovery and sharing of knowledge,” the Center facilitates collaborations that bring together a wide array of community and campus experts.

Guiding Values

  • Support Faculty Research
  • Support Undergraduate/Graduate Student Research
  • Serve As A Hub For Interdisciplinary Collaborations
  • Provide A Model For Engaged Scholarship
  • Fully Integrate Community Voices/Experts In CURTO’s Efforts
  • Champion Engaged Scholarship In The Promotion/Tenure Process
  • Strengthen Relationships Between Marquette University And The City Of Milwaukee