Academic Engagement at the Haggerty Museum of Art

By Haggerty Museum of Art

The Haggerty Museum of Art is an innovative nexus of interdisciplinary learning where creativity, intellect and social justice intersect. Every year the Museum engages over 5,000 Marquette University students with its collections, exhibitions and programs. Through object-based learning experiences in the Haggerty's galleries, undergraduate and graduate students studying everything from Accounting to Nursing to Theology strengthen their skills in visual literacy, critical thinking, cultural competency, and innovation. 

Marquette English Class (2019-02-25) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

A Marquette University English class explores the exhibition "Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle."

Poetry/Book Reading with Tyler Farrell (2019-10-24) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette University English professor Tyler Farrell reads his own work in a gallery exhibiting "Ben Shahn: For the Sake of a Single Verse."

Poetry/Book Reading by Jacob Riyeff (2019-10-24) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Poetry/book reading at the Haggerty with MU English professor Dr. Jacob Riyeff

Marquette University Chorus (2019-10-04) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette University's Chorus performed its Chant Them Home concert in the Haggerty Museum of Art's galleries during Homecoming weekend.

Honors Orientation (2019-08-22) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette University's Honors Program held its fall 2019 orientation at the Haggerty Museum of Art. Dr. Jennifer Henery led a reflection for participating students.

McNair Scholars Workshop (2019-05-30) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Students from Marquette University's Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program participate in a printmaking workshop at the Museum. The McNair program prepares eligible students for graduate school

Marquette Nursing Class (2019-10-10) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

In fall 2020, Marquette University's College of Nursing held its faculty orientation at the Haggerty Museum of Art. Following that, a number of nursing classes visited the Museum's exhibitions.

Marquette University Art Club (2019-09-19) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

The Haggerty Museum of Art's Curator for Academic Engagement is the advisor to Marquette University's Art Club. Here the club meets at the Museum in September 2019.

Freshman English Class (2019-08-02) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Mary L. Nohl Fund Individual Artist Chris Cornelius talks to a Marquette University Freshman English class.

Marquette Social and Cultural Sciences Students (2019-10-24) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Visiting Speaker Dr. Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve, meets with Marquette Social and Cultural Sciences students.

Honors Theology Class (2019-09-18) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Dr. Danielle Nussberger’s Honors Theology class reflecting on the exhibition Ben Shahn: For the Sake of a Single Verse.

Foundations in Modes of Inquiry Class (2019-02-13) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

80 students from Marquette’s Foundations in Modes of Inquiry: Community Engagement in Environmental Controversy class visit the Haggerty.

MU Chorus Performs "Above and Below Water" (2019-03-26) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette University Chorus rehearsing for the Above and Below/Water concert that took place at the Haggerty. Check out a brief excerpt of that practice here.

Ignatian Yoga (2020-02-05) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

In conjunction with Mission Week, Ignatian Yoga at the Haggerty.

MU College of Education Students (2019-09-25) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette University College of Education students at the Haggerty

Marquette Honors Class (2020-02-13) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Marquette Honors 3957 class immerses into the Haggerty's exhibit Toward the Texture of Knowing

Good and Bad Ideas about Writing Class (2019-11-14) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Writer Samantha Hunt meets with Dr. Jenn Fishman’s ENGL 3210: Good and Bad Ideas about Writing class at the Haggerty.

Social Justice and Welfare Class (2019-10-23) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Dr. Louise Cainkar's Social Justice and Welfare class creating poetry based on the work of Ben Shahn.

English Class (2019-10-29) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Dr. Amber Strother’s English class from above.

Intro to Theology Students (2018-10-05) by Haggerty Museum of ArtHaggerty Museum of Art

Students from Marquette Honor's Class, Introduction to Theology, taught by longtime Haggerty collaborator, Dr. Deirdre Dempsey.

The video featured here was supported by a grant co-offered through Marquette’s Center for Teaching and Learning and the Haggerty Museum in 2017.

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