‘Catholic’ Marquette University Scraps Its Seal Because It Looks Like a White Man Is Giving Directions

If you’ve been losing sleep over Marquette University’s seal, the weekend should bring sweet dreams. For those unfamiliar with the fiasco, seeds of worry were sown shortly after the private Jesuit research college’s founding in 1881. The official emblem utilized artwork depicting namesake Father Jacques Marquette during a 1673 journey. In the original 1869 painting, … Read more