By MegAnne Liebsch “You can’t empathize with somebody else if you’re not looking at them in a human way,” says Mahmood Watkins. “You can’t empathize with people who’ve been incarcerated, or are incarcerated, if you’re not looking at them as human beings.” Empathy and encounter are guiding principles in Watkins’s classroom, which brings together students …
This September, U.S. News & World Report released its annual rankings of the best colleges and universities in the United States. Midwest Jesuit institutions were featured prominently on the list.
Marquette University will soon have a new mural on campus celebrating diversity. Artist Mauricio Ramirez’s “Our Roots Say That We’re Sisters” was selected by the Marquette community after a vote.