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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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Kenny Walker & A Touch of Fire

May 29, 2015 8:00 p.m. - May 29, 2015
Five O'Clock Steak House - 2416 W. State St.

Free Live Music in The Alley Cat Lounge. Featuring Kenny Wal...

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Flo Rida at The Rave

June 17, 2015 8:00 p.m.
The Rave - 2401 W. Wisconsin Ave.

Flo Rida performs with special guests Dillon Francis, Natali...

Articles about Marquette


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Haggerty Museum of Art announces summer 2015 exhibition lineup

May 21, 2015 2:36 p.m.

The Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University will present three exhibitions featuring the permanent collection "Construction Fence" by Keith Haring and others inspired by its concept. "Current Tendencies IV: Topography Transformed," "Out of the Vaults: Keith Haring" and "On View(s): Highlights from the Permanent Collection" open on Thursday, June 18 and run through Sunday, August 30.

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Marquette names new Haggerty Museum of Art director

May 15, 2015 3:26 p.m.

This afternoon, Marquette University announced that Susan Longhenry - currently the director of the University of New Mexico affiliated Harwood Museum of Art in Taos, N.M. - has been named as the new director of the Haggerty Museum of Art.

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Midnight Reruns lives out rock dreams opening for The Replacements

April 29, 2015 3:16 p.m.

Back when he was in high school, Midnight Reruns singer and guitarist Graham Hunt was obsessed with The Replacements. For the Milwaukee-based rock band, those high school dreams are becoming a reality. The local rockers take the stage with the beloved '80s alternative music icons when they make their return to Milwaukee on Saturday, May 2 at The Rave.

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In praise of The Rave and NSYNC: A chat with The Maine's Jared Monaco

April 20, 2015 9:16 a.m.

The Maine is currently on the road right now, touring in support of its latest album "American Candy," released just last month on March 31. Its current tour lands at The Rave on Wednesday, April 22. Before then, OnMilwaukee.com got a chance to chat with guitarist Jared Monaco about the new album, as well as his appreciation for The Rave and ... NSYNC.

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MU's "The Bald Soprano" presents a classic play with a touch of "Star Trek" tech

April 15, 2015 9:16 a.m.

Eugene Ionesco's 1950 play "The Bald Soprano" - the first the famed playwright ever wrote - is an absurdist classic. It's one of the most performed shows in France with a permanent repertory spot at Theatre de la Huchette since 1957 and a large number of interpretations. It's safe to say, however, that few to none of those interpretations featuring digital actors getting beamed in like "Star Trek" characters.

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A love affair with a library

March 28, 2015 1:06 p.m.

Almost my entire last year of grad school at Marquette University, I kept on walking right past the Central Library. One day, I finally went in.

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Local stations mining more viewers among fractured audience

March 27, 2015 3:03 p.m.

Local broadcasters have had to change what it broadcasts to gather as large of a desired niche viewership it can to serve its advertisers. That means taking a look at demographics and programing for a specific audience at different parts of the day.

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Here's your chance to meet country star Sam Hunt

March 26, 2015 5:16 p.m.

Courtesy of our friends at the Hunger Task Force, we have a meet and greet opportunity for you. Just read on to bid on a chance to win two great seats for Hunt's show on April 4 at The Rave and you'll also score a meet and greet with this rising country star.

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Marquette's Ellenson flying high and making history off the court

March 13, 2015 1:03 p.m.

His younger brother may be the best high school basketball player in the country, but Wally Ellenson is THE best high jumper in America - and one of the best in the world. The "Kangaroo Kid" has a chance to win the NCAA indoor championship this weekend in Arkansas.