Minneapolis couple donates $8 million to Marquette
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Minneapolis couple has donated about $8 million to Marquette University in Milwaukee to establish a journalism fellowship.
Peter and Patricia Frechette made the donation in honor of Patricia's parents, Perry and Alicia O'Brien, who graduated from Marquette in the 1930s. Perry O'Brien was a longtime reporter with the Janesville Gazette and WCLO radio.
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