F1RST Magazine

F1RST is the official publication of Carroll University.  The magazine puts a fresh spin on stories about campus life, updates on alumni and in-depth features connecting the accomplishments of Carroll alumni, faculty and staff to today's headlines. Comments and ideas about the publication can be made to editor@carrollu.edu.

F1RST Magazine has been recognized by the Communicator Awards for its excellence
Cover of the Spring 2018 issue of F1RST

Current Issue | Spring 2018

Take a walk on the wild side with Carroll students at the Milwaukee County Zoo, discover Carroll's new website and relive an alumnus' interactions with Lombardi's Packers

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The Secret Lives of Animals

At the Milwaukee County Zoo, Carroll students take a walk on the wild side

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Reacting to the Past

History is being (re)made in classrooms across campus

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Mapping Carroll's Future

University undertakes new strategic planning initative

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All the Touchdowns

This alumnus kept Lombardi's Packers flying high

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Fall 2017

Meet Carroll University's new president, explore faculty and staff research and share one last pint with Pokey Download the issue

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Summer 2017

A conversation with Carroll’s outgoing president, pre-college programs, celebrate Carroll Download the issue

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Spring 2017

Carroll's online literary journal, healing ways, music therapy program, Carroll's international student-athletes Download the issue

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Fall 2016

Bold new look for Pioneers, seeking cultural harmony on European tour, previewing the Michael and Mary Jaharis Science Laboratories Download the issue

border wall

Summer 2016

A fence on the horizon, Jack Miller's Pioneer journey took him to the edge of civilization, Carroll faculty and staff summer reading guide Download the issue

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Winter 2016

Head games, did we break democracy, faking life, death and disease with Carroll's smartest dummies Download the issue

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