Will Brown was due in court on September 28, 1919 after being accused of raping a white woman.
After receiving a whistleblower complaint last week involving a phone call on July 25, 2019 between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, committees in the U.S. House of Representatives are currently launching impeachment probes.
The Mike and Josie Harper Center has undergone renovations to “create the best available educational environment for student learning” after a donation was made from the Heider Family Foundation and other donors.
Seven months ago, the Midwest experienced one of the most widespread natural disasters in its history – the tragic floods that forced countless families out of their homes, towns and communities.
Nadia Murad, an Iraqi Yazidi human rights activist, author of “The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity and My Fight Against the Islamic State,” and the winner of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, gave a lecture on Monday at Creighton as a part of the Global Scholars Lecture Series.
Less than a month before numerous Creighton students were scheduled to move into a brand new apartment complex for the school year, they received a significant email from Muse Omaha.
The Inaugural Kingfisher Award for 2019 recognized Creighton theology professor and documentary filmmaker John J. O’Keefe at the Presidential Town Hall and Kingfisher Award Ceremony in the Harper Auditorium on Sept. 10.
After 16 years of being ranked No. 1 in the Midwest category, Creighton has moved into a more prestigious category, making its debut in U.S. News & World Report “Best Colleges” rankings released earlier this week.
Creighton economics professor Ernest Goss left New York City early Tuesday morning on September 11, 2001 because he drank too much coffee, unaware he was saving his own life by just a couple hours.
Throughout this past week, Hurricane Dorian has headed towards the east coast, blowing through the Bahamas on its way. Since getting as strong as a Category 5 hurricane as it got closer to Florida, Dorian has weakened to a Category 2. Dorian has avoided a direct hit to Florida, but could sti…
Elizabeth Rowen has been chosen as a 2019 Forbes Under 30 Scholar.Rowen, a junior in the Heider College of Business studying finance and business intelligence and analytics on the IT track, has been awarded the opportunity to attend the annual Forbes Under 30 Summit for free October 27-30 in…
Among many events and initiatives that Creighton Students Union worked on this summer, the implementation of sustainability on campus were the most abundant.Sustainability initiatives that started at the beginning of this school year include the elimination of single-use plastic bags from ca…
The EDGE internship program at Creighton University underwent a budget adjustment in late July, affecting 100 Creighton student interns.The program, which was introduced four years ago, provides paid internship opportunities on campus for students in 30 different offices, ranging from the Gl…
On Aug. 17, Creighton welcomed 1,076 new Bluejays to campus with their mini-fridges and futons ready to be hauled up to the dorms by Welcome Week team members.The class of 2023 is the third largest class in history to start at Creighton.They arrive holding many accomplishments already. Accor…
Correction: The previous version of this article stated that the University-sponsored student plan was dissolved, but it has only been discontinued in the new clinic. Students on this insurance plan must pay a co-pay for any services received in the new clinic.Creighton University leadership…
Over 200 members of the Creighton community convened in the rain in front of St. John’s Church at 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, April 25 in a demonstration called “Silence for the Climate.”
Survivors and allies united in solidarity against power-based violence for Creighton’s fifth annual Take Back the Night, a survivor-centered rally hosted by the Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Center.
The Creighton Lieben Center for Women hosted an event on April 4 titled “Hope Not Hate: A Discussion About Feminism,” which sought to encourage the discussion of the many aspects of feminism, such as intersectionality.
On April 12, the national Day of Silence was observed by the Creighton Gender and Sexuality Alliance to bring awareness to LGBTQ individuals who are bullied and harassed.
Donna Shahbazi, a College of Arts and Sciences junior and the president of the Creighton Students Union, represented Creighton University as a Delta Zeta sorority member in Washington, D.C. April 8-11, defending the rights of fraternity and sorority life on college campuses.
A worldwide relic, sacred to the hearts of the Catholic community, caught on fire Monday. People all around the world watched, shocked and hurt for the citizens of Paris, France.
Former Nebraska Governor and U.S. Senator Joseph Robert Kerrey rescinded his acceptance of his invitation to speak at Creighton University’s commencement ceremony on May 18, the Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, S.J., announced today via email to students and faculty.
A student-organized protest against administration occurred Wednesday, April 10 in front of St. John’s. Between 40-60 members of the Creighton community, students and faculty alike, were in attendance.
The current trend in study abroad programs across the U.S. shows that men study abroad significantly less than women. In fact, about two-thirds of the students who study abroad in the U.S. are women. This matches the current trend at Creighton.
The Creighton University Committee on the Status of Women hosted a lunch and panel at the Mike and Josie Harper Center, Friday; the topic of discussion: human trafficking in and around Nebraska.
Children showed improvements in physical abilities and social skills over the course of the Special Olympics Youth Camp from Jan. 29 to March 28.
Nebraska Supreme Court Justice Stephanie Stacy visited students at the Creighton School of Law Monday to answer questions and provide tips about what it takes to be a good lawyer.
The power of fandom communities and political activism collide in Ashley Hinck’s new book “Politics for the Love of Fandom: Fan-Based Citizenship in a Digital World.”
College of Arts and Sciences senior Mary Kate Wolken was selected for the Fulbright Teaching Assistant Award for the academic year 2019-20.
A Creighton graduate and Creighton faculty member shared their experiences in STEM fields, good and bad, at an event titled “Seeing Yourself in STEM: Women in Science” on March 29 at the Harper Ballroom.
Now that icy roads and snow-packed streets are a thing of the past, Creighton students and faculty commuting around Omaha have encountered a new hindrance to their travels: gaping craters in the street.
After receiving unanimous approval from the Omaha City Council on Tuesday, Feb. 5, Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority (MECA), in conjunction with the City of Omaha and Downtown Riverfront Trust, has begun construction on the Gene Leahy Mall downtown, starting a $300 million …