It has been a massive public relations fiasco, and Marquette had to engage in damage control.continue at Marquette Warrior
The University just supplied the following statement to Fox News. This, presumably, is what they will tell all media outlets:
Marquette University statement:
Our university's senior leadership just became aware of a mural that was created and displayed in a remote area of campus. This is extremely disappointing as the mural does not reflect the Guiding Values of Marquette University. It is being removed immediately. We are reviewing the circumstances surrounding the mural and will take appropriate action.
Since they could hardly defend the mural, this statement is not surprising.
more at JS