The neighborhood around Marquette University has much more to offer than merely books and classrooms. The area features tasty student-friendly restaurants, the Haggerty Museum of Art, theater productions and concert venues – namely The Rave.

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Weapons: Beyond the Blade

Oct. 7, 2017 - Jan. 1, 2018
Milwaukee Public Museum - 800 W. Wells St.

At our Fall 2017 exhibit you'll get the chance to explore: C...


Deck the Streets of Old Milwaukee

Nov. 21, 2017 9:00 a.m. - Jan. 29, 2018, 5:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Public Museum - 800 W. Wells St.

Discover past holiday traditions and make new memories with ...


Bel Canto Chorus The Immigrant Story

May 16, 2018 7:30 p.m. - May 16, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Irish Cultural and Heritage Center - 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave.

The story of the immigrants who came to find a better life i...

Articles about Marquette


Introducing Milwaukee's best basketball team

Nov. 5, 2017 5:01 p.m.

Why the uptick in media representation for the Golden Eagles? Simple: The Marquette women's basketball team is the best basketball team in Milwaukee in 2017.


Marquette dining guide

Oct. 31, 2017 6:06 p.m.

Sick of dorm food? Soxedo giving you stomach aches again? Need a nice place to go for Parents' Weekend? Well, you're in luck because you found this Marquette-area dining guide. Dive in and eat up!


Hidden Gems: Conway's Smokin' Bar & Grill

Oct. 27, 2017 2:03 p.m.

There are certainly places more blatantly difficult to find. But few are more hidden in plain sight than Conway's Smokin' Bar & Grill, an old-school Irish bar that boasts not only a delightfully quirky interior, but also a kitchen that pushes out a menu of basic comfort foods and smoked meats.


Stellar stars help Next Act's "Silent Sky" soar to success

Oct. 5, 2017 6:01 p.m.

Thanks to the stellar cast and the deep emotional connections between its characters, "Silent Sky" celebrates Henri Leavitt's life and accomplishments, which, like a supernova, burned very brightly for a short time and left an indelible legacy.


Urban Spelunking: Milwaukee Rescue Mission & former Girls' Tech High

Sept. 14, 2017 9:03 a.m.

There's something about a beautiful building that was constructed not to boost an ego or to glorify a product or personality, but rather to serve the community. There's something even more glorious about a building like this that is still serving Milwaukee 132 years later.


The site is dormant, but MU says athletic research center moving forward

Aug. 28, 2017 3:05 p.m.

In 2016, Marquette University announced it would build a new Athletic Performance Research Facility Downtown in collaboration with Aurora Health Care, with a potential groundbreaking this year. The 12-acre site remains vacant, but that doesn't mean there hasn't been progress.


New Memory Cafe marks step toward dementia-friendly Milwaukee

Aug. 16, 2017 11:01 a.m.

In Milwaukee County's latest effort to improve quality of life for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, a number of area organizations are opening the sixth Milwaukee County Partnership Memory Café at Daddy's Soul Food & Grill, 754 N. 27th St.