Upcoming Events

Feb. 26, 2018 - Brewed Ideas Challenge Application Due

The application is open to apply for our annual pitch competition. The Brewed Ideas Challenge is a funding competition for Marquette students that have the next great innovative idea. New this year, we have two tracks 1) Social innovation and 2) traditional business. Finalists will be mentored by top talent at Brady Corporation and will take the stage to pitch an original business idea or social venture for a chance to take home a share of $21,000! The competition is hosted at Marquette by the 707 Hub.
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Feb. 28, 2018 (6:30 - 7:30 p.m.) - Presidential Chat 2018

The annual Presidential Chat is an opportunity for Marquette students to learn more about our University. Students can participate through attending in-person, by commenting their questions on Facebook Live, or by submitting their questions in advance through our online form. The 707 Hub is proud to host the 2018 Presidential Chat.
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Success Stories

Marquette highlights inventors at the Intellectual Property Showcase

Marquette invited students, staff, and faculty to an interactive experience with Marquette inventors and their intellectual property. Hosted at the 707 Hub, attendees were able to interact with the intellectual property, view photos and videos, and ask questions of the inventors.
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Michael Schläppi interviewed about history making rice harvest

707 Hub leaders interviewed on We Are Marquette podcast

Kelsey Otero interviewed about Social Innovation in Wisconsin

Trying to give farmers a new option, MU prof harvests state's first commercial rice crop

Watermarks receives $146,000 federal grant for public art project

A Milwaukee project creates a live atlas of city’s water system

Community Partners Work to Make Fresh Food Accessible on Milwaukee's Near West Side

Whitefish Bay fitness studio offers new way to 'get into' working out with immersive technology


University News 

President Lovell introduced a revamped Strategic Innovation Fund at campus address

President Michael R. Lovell in his campus address Wednesday, Jan. 17, introduced a revamped Strategic Innovation Fund, now called the Marquette Impact Challenge, which comprises two separate opportunities for members of the Marquette community to vie for funds.

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Kuali Research is now live for proposal development

Board of Trustees approves groundbreaking for athletic performance research center

Marquette official testifies in favor of Wisconsin Senate bill to create a state innovation fund

Changes Announced to the Strategic Innovation Fund, including a New Name

2017 Strategic Innovation Fund Awardees announced

Marquette launches new innovation space, 707 Hub

President Lovell outlines key initiatives in second annual address

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