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Kongos at The Rave

March 1, 2015 8:00 p.m.
The Rave - 2401 W. Wisconsin Ave.

South African alternative band Kongos plays at The Rave on M...

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Marquette's Fischer must take aggressive step

Feb. 12, 2015 1:06 p.m.

First year Marquette University head coach Steve Wojciechowski has taken to saying the margin for victory, or for error, is very, very thin with his shorthanded roster. What he, and the Golden Eagles, need is an aggressive step forward by center Luke Fischer as the team starts the home stretch of Big East play.

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Coached up: The evolution of Wojo's first year at Marquette

Feb. 4, 2015 1:03 p.m.

Steve Wojciechowski's first year as a head coach at Marquette University has thrown him some curveballs, beginning with a short roster that changed right before Big East conference play, and has required him to do different things in practice and in games to keep his guys not only healthy, but competitive.

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Wilson faces steep first-year learning curve

Jan. 29, 2015 1:05 p.m.

Sometimes, trying too hard, or wanting something too much, can be a bad thing. Marquette University freshman Duane Wilson has lived that this season in his first year on the court for the Golden Eagles. So, he's learning how to dial it back, while keeping his intensity level high. It's a tricky learning curve to navigate, especially in the Big East.

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Carlino finding his way with Golden Eagles

Jan. 28, 2015 1:01 p.m.

Matt Carlino transferred to Marquette University from Brigham Young and immediately became first-year head coach Steve Wojciechowski's "go to" player on offense. After all, not many others on the team had played as much, or scored as much, as Carlino had. But the transition hasn't been easy for the senior guard.

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Near West Side Partners, Inc. formed by Milwaukee business and civic leaders

Jan. 14, 2015 2:26 p.m.

Leaders from several of Milwaukee's largest business, education and non-profit organizations today announced the formation of Near West Side Partners, Inc. (NWSP), an organization with a mission to revitalize and sustain the Near West Side as a thriving business and residential corridor.

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Milwaukee Talks: Marquette Athletic Director Bill Scholl

Dec. 23, 2014 1:05 p.m.

Marquette University named Bill Scholl its new athletic director on Sept. 9 but he began his new duties in late October, just before basketball season began. Now that he's settling in, OnMilwaukee.com caught up with Scholl in his office at the Al McGuire Center to talk about his move to Milwaukee, working within a basketball-driven athletic department for the first time, the concerns with the unionization of college athletes and where Marquette stands in the new arena debate.

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The wait is over for Marquette's Fischer

Dec. 16, 2014 4:15 p.m.

It was just under a year ago when Luke Fischer returned home to Wisconsin to join the Marquette University basketball program. Now, a new coach and a new team later, Fischer is finally ready to hit the court as the Golden Eagles host Arizona State tonight at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.

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Marquette hoops lose Burton, Dawson

Dec. 9, 2014 1:12 p.m.

Marquette University sophomores Deonte Burton and John Dawson have decided to leave the program and will transfer after the conclusion of the first semester on Dec. 14, head coach Steve Wojciechowski announced Tuesday afternoon in a statement released by the university.