Marquette welcomes new president and the Class of 2015
Aug. 25, 2011
More than 2,000 freshmen moved into dorms on Marquette University's campus on Wednesday. Arriving with them is new Marquette University President Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., who learned the Marquette fight song with the new students Wednesday night.
Related stories aired on WTMJ-TV (NBC 4) at noon and 6 p.m., WITI-TV (FOX 6) and WISN-TV (ABC 12), WDJT-TV (CBS 58), WTMJ-AM (620), Aug. 24, 2011
Photo appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Aug. 25, 2011
Additional photos of move-in day appeared on JSOnline.com, Aug. 24, 2011
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Rev. Robert A. Wild, S.J., is the interim president of Marquette University. From 1996 to 2011 he served as the 22nd president of Marquette University. Under his leadership, Marquette has improved academic quality, increased and stabilized enrollment, and enhanced partnerships with the City of Milwaukee and community groups and in 2005 completed the most successful comprehensive campaign in the history of the university with a total of $357 million. Read more...