Community Engagement News and Events
The Power of Community
Check out our efforts in community engagement documented through the 2019 brochure "The Power of Community." Created in collaboration with a local artist, this brochure highlights the many bi-directional and mutually beneficial partnerships between Marquette and the greater community. This brochure is one of the many steps Marquette is taking to better tell the story of engagement and highlight the amazing work of students, faculty, staff and community partners.
View the full brochure here
Near West Side Partners
Five anchor corporations that have thrived on Milwaukee's Near West Side for cumulatively hundreds of years unite to promote neighborhood assets, reduce crime and create a collaborative model of community redevelopment.
Through a collaborative project with Penfield Children's Center, a 2016 Community Engaged Partnership Award winner, Dr. Alan Burkard leads the Behavior Clinic at Marquette, providing mental health services.
Learning through the Love of the Game
MKE LAX is a weekly after-school program during which coaches and student-athletes on the men's and women's lacrosse teams will conduct mentoring sessions and lacrosse practices with students enrolled at the Milwaukee Academy of Science.