2013-2017 Posts Archive

  • If you guessed October, you can pat yourself on the back for a correct answer – but it’s not the answer we are looking for, so you get no points....

    Guess what month it is

    If you guessed October, you can pat yourself on the back for a correct answer – but it’s not the answer we are looking for, so you get no points....

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  • We’ve finally done it, folks! Our University Archives, Rare Books, and Special Collections website is officially rolling out a new format. We’ve already revealed our new home page: What you...

    Welcome to the future, University Archives Website!

    We’ve finally done it, folks! Our University Archives, Rare Books, and Special Collections website is officially rolling out a new format. We’ve already revealed our new home page: What you...

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  • I told Grace to find a photo she likes, so here you go: Let us know if you know: Who these folks are? What dance is she doing? (We hope...

    Let’s Dance

    I told Grace to find a photo she likes, so here you go: Let us know if you know: Who these folks are? What dance is she doing? (We hope...

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  • With Homecoming this week at Creighton we thought we’d take a look back at a few of the Homecoming floats throughout the years. This first photo shows a float designed...

    Homecoming at Creighton

    With Homecoming this week at Creighton we thought we’d take a look back at a few of the Homecoming floats throughout the years. This first photo shows a float designed...

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  • On September 11, 2001, the Creighton community responded by coming together for prayer in front of St. John’s Church.

    A time to pray

    On September 11, 2001, the Creighton community responded by coming together for prayer in front of St. John’s Church.

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  • Have you heard about our Rare Books Room? Nestled in the back corner on the main floor of Reinert-Alumni Memorial Library, the Rare Books Room is a treasure trove of...

    Did I hear primary sources?

    Have you heard about our Rare Books Room? Nestled in the back corner on the main floor of Reinert-Alumni Memorial Library, the Rare Books Room is a treasure trove of...

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  • If you didn’t already know (or figure it out from the header), 2017 marks 150 years since Nebraska was made a state!  To celebrate along with others in our state,...

    Happy 150th Birthday, Nebraska!

    If you didn’t already know (or figure it out from the header), 2017 marks 150 years since Nebraska was made a state!  To celebrate along with others in our state,...

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  • What better way to kick off the new academic year at Creighton University than with a total solar eclipse two days before classes start? (Okay, technically Creighton and Omaha are...

    Apparently everyone is required to talk about eclipses now

    What better way to kick off the new academic year at Creighton University than with a total solar eclipse two days before classes start? (Okay, technically Creighton and Omaha are...

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  • An invitation for you to share your stories: Creighton is an institution that has benefited enormously from the contributions of women.  One of our founders, Mary Lucretia Creighton, left the...

    Happy International Women’s Day!

    An invitation for you to share your stories: Creighton is an institution that has benefited enormously from the contributions of women.  One of our founders, Mary Lucretia Creighton, left the...

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  • In celebration of Founder’s Week, we at the Archives had the opportunity to unveil two newly restored portraits of the Wareham sisters, two of Creighton’s founders. While the portrait of...

    Unveiling the Founders’ Portraits

    In celebration of Founder’s Week, we at the Archives had the opportunity to unveil two newly restored portraits of the Wareham sisters, two of Creighton’s founders. While the portrait of...

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