Wednesday, May 11, 2005

Marquette Board of Trustees Meeting TODAY to Discuss Nickname

Marquette University sent out this email today regarding:

Marquette University News Briefs for May 11, 2005

Board of Trustees to review, discuss athletics nickname feedbackThe Board
of Trustees will meet today to review and discuss the feedback it has received
from students, alumni, faculty and other members of the university community
following the decision to adopt a new athletics nickname a week ago.

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In addition there is another NO TO GOLD rally at 4:30pm Between the AMU and McCormick today. I personally have no idea who is organizing this protest, but in light of the Board meeting 1832 would like to encourage all Marquette students who can take a break from finals to attend.