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The Creighton Students Union launched a new initiative this month aimed at providing free Metro Bus passes to Creighton students in order to support and improve student transportation options in Omaha.CSU is providing students with a metro bus pass that provides 10 free trips on a first-come…

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Sophomore residence hall McGloin has been infested with cockroaches for the past few weeks, with residents saying they have found them in showers, beds and hallways.“The recent university-contracted pest control treatment displaced some roaches into the hall, which is a common result of rout…

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Brother Patrick Douglas, S.J., is competitive powerlifter, and he truly lives out the Jesuit value of “finding God in all things.” He shared with students five spiritual lessons he learned from the weight room.On Tuesday, as a part of Campus Ministry’s ENGAGE programming, participants gather…

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An anti-abortion speaker brought to Creighton’s campus by Creighton Students for Life drew a group of silent protesters outside the Heider College of Business, holding signs that read, “Step out of your privilege” and “Her body, her choice.”Kristan Hawkins, a grassroots activist and the pres…

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The Creighton Ability Network, led by the School of Pharmacy and Health Profes- sions at Creighton, hosted its third annual Rise Up Runway fashion show on Saturday at the Scoular Ballroom.Approximately 150 people were in attendance, with 30 participants/models from all abilities and age grou…

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Well Being Week kicked off on Monday with the intention of helping students focus on mental health during a peak time of stress in the semester.

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College of Nursing student Colby Austin and College of Arts and Sciences student Brayton Matuska were elected as 2020 Creighton Students Union president and executive vice president, respectively, on Tuesday.

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Creighton students’ call for climate justice continued on Tuesday with a vote in which 85.8% of 2,438 total participants voted in support of passing Creighton Students Union Referendum No. 19-02, which calls for the university to divest funds from the fossil fuel industry.

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As a part of the ongoing Creighton’s “The Saint John’s Bible” lecture series at the Joslyn Art Museum, the fourth lecture titled “Where Science Meets Scripture: The Saint John’s Bible” was given Sunday.

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Creighton Students Union Program Board announced on Wednesday that the headliner for this year’s Fallapalooza is Quinn XCII, a singer and songwriter out of Detroit who combines hip-hop, pop, reggae and electronic dance genres in his music.

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After backlash from the Nebraska GOP led former Nebraska Governor and United States Senator Bob Kerrey to voluntarily withdraw from speaking at the 2019 commencement, Kerrey spoke on Tuesday as part of the Presidential Lecture Series.

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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.

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James Hansen presented a free public lecture at Creighton on Sunday titled “Shape Our Future: Energy, Climate Change and Human Rights.”

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Creighton students stayed on their feet for 12 hours straight to raise funds for Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha.

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Creighton’s Justice and Peace Studies Program hosted its annual Markoe-DePorres Social Justice Lecture on Sept. 24 in the Hixson-Lied Auditorium.

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Creighton Facilities, Creighton Residence Life, Omaha Public Power District and Optimized Systems are currently running a residence hall energy competition.

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As climate change rises to the political foreground, a push from Creighton students and the Creighton Student Union has emerged with a focus on sustainability.

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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.

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Creighton students and staff have had repeated spooky encounters with unwelcome nocturnal guests in recent weeks.

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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Fr. Greg Boyle presented a keynote address on Sept. 9 at St. John’s Church to kick off the annual Mission Week at Creighton. 

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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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…