Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013)
The Marquette community mourns the death of Nelson Mandela, and we recognize the courage and sacrifice he exhibited throughout his life for the cause of equality and justice in his own country and throughout the world. Mandela wasn't a perfect man and admitted his own failings. This made him a more compassionate leader – a leader who approached his country less judgmentally and more open to consensus, and not fixated on retribution... continue
With hundreds of 18- to 20-year-olds housed under one roof, residence halls are prime places to play. At Marquette, they're also prime places to pray.