Author Archive for Alan J. Borsuk

Independence of Voters Yields Surprises in Law School Poll Results

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
Category: Marquette Law School Poll, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Race & Law | No Comments »

It probably shouldn’t be such a surprise that independent votes would show their independence. But the Marquette Law School Poll results released Wednesday in an “On the Issues with Mike ... Read more »

Attorney General Candidates Raise Profile of Low-Key Race in Eckstein Hall Debate

Sunday, October 12th, 2014
Category: Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, Speakers at Marquette, Wisconsin Law & Legal System | No Comments »

Near the end of an hour-long debate Sunday between the two candidates for Wisconsin attorney general, moderator Mike Gousha asked if either wanted to bring up something that hasn’t gotten ... Read more »

New Marquette Lawyer Magazine Looks At Evolution of Important Issues

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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How did we get where we are today? Consider that a central question underlying many of the stories in the Fall 2014 Marquette Lawyer magazine, being mailed this week and ... Read more »

The Marquette Law School Poll’s Version of the Sounds of Silence

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
Category: Marquette Law School Poll, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public | 1 Comment »

The big story coming out of the release Wednesday of a new round of results from the Marquette Law School Poll was that Republican Gov. Scott Walker had opened up ... Read more »

Packers CEO Wants to Enhance “Fan Experience” at Lambeau

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
Category: Public, Speakers at Marquette, Sports & Law | 1 Comment »

The Green Bay Packers have sold out every home game since the Fourteenth Century, right? Nothing to worry about when it comes to attracting fans and providing them a good ... Read more »

Snowden Attorney Praises Whistle Blowers and Journalists Who Unveil Secrets

Monday, September 29th, 2014
Category: Public, Speakers at Marquette | 2 Comments »

Imagine what we would know and what we would not know without whistle blowers and journalists who have spread knowledge of actions by those within the federal government who wanted ... Read more »

Robb Rauh: In Pursuit of Life, Liberty, Happiness, and Educational Success

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
Category: Education & Law, Milwaukee Public Schools, Public, Speakers at Marquette | No Comments »

Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness – what’s more at the core of America’s identity than those words? But what do they mean if you’re living in the central ... Read more »

The Howard Fuller You Probably Don’t Know: An Advocate’s Remarkable Life

Thursday, September 18th, 2014
Category: Civil Rights, Education & Law, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Public Schools, Public, Speakers at Marquette | No Comments »

Fifty-five minutes into Thursday’s one-hour “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” program, prominent education advocate Howard Fuller finally began talking about the last 20 years of his life. Because the ... Read more »

New Marquette Law School Poll Puts Enthusiasm of Voters in Spotlight

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Category: Marquette Law School, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public | No Comments »

How important is enthusiasm among voters in determining the outcome of an election? Very, and the closer the election, the more important enthusiasm usually is because it indicates who will ... Read more »

“I Want to Make Sure I Don’t Educate Monsters”

Monday, September 15th, 2014
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During an “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” discussion at Eckstein Hall on Sept. 11, Michael Berenbaum, a prominent scholar of the Nazi Holocaust, described the Wannsee Conference held near ... Read more »

Lovell Wants to Build on “Penned Up Energy” of Marquette Community

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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One thing Michael Lovell has learned about Marquette University since starting as president on July 1 is that there are many people on campus who have great pride in the ... Read more »

The Likely and the Less Likely — Insights from the New Law School Poll

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
Category: Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public | 1 Comment »

The Registered and the Likely – maybe that could be the name of a political soap opera, although I doubt it would attract high ratings in the general public. But ... Read more »