Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Catherine Steinhafel 'Year-end Giving' December 6th 2019

Our monthly First Friday Mass and Meeting is December 6th.

Mass will be celebrated at 7:30 A.M. in the Chapel of St. Edmund Campion, located on the 4th floor of Eckstein Hall (Marquette University Law School). The celebrant will be the Very Rev. Paul Hartmann. Mass will be followed by our meeting and discussion from 8:00-9:00 A.M., which includes a continental breakfast (suggested donation $5.00).

Our guest this month will be Catherine Steinhafel, the Senior Director of Development, Planned Giving for Marquette University. In this position, Ms. Steinhafel helps alumni, parents, and friends make lifetime and legacy gifts that are unique to their individual philanthropic passions. Prior to joining Marquette, Ms. Steinhafel practiced law with the firm of Bode, Gross & Carroll in Waukesha and served as an in-house attorney for First Wisconsin Trust Company. She has also served as the planned giving director at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation. She has four children and three standard poodles.

Ms. Steinhafel will be discussing year-end giving tips, including strategies and suggestions for year-end giving.

Other Upcoming Events:
- CLE Morning (January 9, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.) If you need last minute CLE credit, we will be hosting a morning of free CLE (including some ethics) at Marquette Law School for our members.
- Annual Mass and Meeting (February 20, 2020).

A follow-up email this month will include information on both events, including registration details.

Limited complimentary visitor parking is available in the Eckstein Hall underground parking structure, 11th Street level, between Wisconsin Avenue and Clybourn Street. The parking system that requires two tickets to exit. Enter the lot, pull a ticket, and find an open parking space. Once parked, follow signs to the elevator. Take the elevator to the main floor, which opens to the foyer, and go to the Welcome Desk to get your "chaser" ticket so that you will not have to pay for parking when exiting. In other words, for free parking, when you exit you will need both the ticket you pulled when you entered and the "chaser" ticket the Welcome Desk gave you.

See our Calendar for a complete listing of upcoming events.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Eric DeMeuse 'Chesterton Academy of Milwaukee' November 1st 2019

Our monthly First Friday Mass and Meeting is November 1st, which is also All Saints Day, a Holy Day of Obligation.

Mass will be celebrated at 7:30 A.M. in the Chapel of St. Edmund Campion, located on the 4th floor of Eckstein Hall (Marquette University Law School). The celebrant will be the Rev. Brad Krawcyzk. Mass will be followed by our meeting and discussion from 8:00-9:00 A.M., which includes a continental breakfast (suggested donation $5.00).

Our guest this month will be Mr. Eric DeMeuse, Headmaster of Chesterton Academy of Milwaukee. Mr. DeMeuse will lead us in a discussion of and introduction to Chesterton Academy of Milwaukee, the newest Catholic High School in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee (see the Academy's website).

Limited complimentary visitor parking is available in the Eckstein Hall underground parking structure, 11th Street level, between Wisconsin Avenue and Clybourn Street. The parking system that requires two tickets to exit. Enter the lot, pull a ticket, and find an open parking space. Once parked, follow signs to the elevator. Take the elevator to the main floor, which opens to the foyer, and go to the Welcome Desk to get your "chaser" ticket so that you will not have to pay for parking when exiting. In other words, for free parking, when you exit you will need both the ticket you pulled when you entered and the "chaser" ticket the Welcome Desk gave you.

See our Calendar for a complete listing of upcoming events.

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Three justices attend Red Mass to mark new judicial term

Katie Bart at SCOTUSblog,
"This morning Chief Justice John Roberts, Justices Stephen Breyer and Samuel Alito, retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, Attorney General William Barr and Solicitor General Noel Francisco attended the Red Mass, a Roman Catholic liturgy held each year on the Sunday before the Supreme Court’s new term to 'invoke God’s blessing on those responsible for the administration of justice.'"

Friday, September 20, 2019

Annual Red Mass and dinner October 3rd

Mass celebrated by Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome Listecki at St. John's Cathedral beginning at 5:30 pm, followed by dinner at the Wisconsin Club, keynote speaker retired Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Janine P. Geske, and presentation of the Faithful Servant Award to Sr. Mary Howard Johnstone and Sr. Deb Sciano. Details below.

Tickets available through Eventbrite.

Masterpiece Cakeshop and the Future of Religious Freedom

Mark L. Movsesian at the Harvard Journal for Law & Public Policy, Volume 42 – Issue 3, page 711.