Author Archives: Anna Green

Reflecting on Citizenship

Volunteering at the Juan Diego Center this semester has changed my views on the immigration process. It gave me the unique opportunity to see this process from the perspective of an immigrant going through the arduous journey of gaining citizenship. It’s inspiring to see the people work so hard to overcome their language barriers, which [...]

Green Bag Lunch on Climate Refugees

Wednesday, April 18th, 12:30-1:30 pm Creighton University (Harper Center, Room 2060) In celebration of EARTH DAY, the Creighton University Sustainability Council’s Green Bag Lunch and Learn Series presents: “Climate Refugees: A Humanitarian Cause”. This lunch features two student presentations from a theological and a sociological perspective. “Climate Refugees” is a very recent concept in which [...]

Tunnel of Oppression

Tunnel of Oppression Location: Deglman Hall Basement Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm Thursday, April 12, 2012, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm Friday, April 13, 2012, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm “Tunnel of Oppression is an interactive event that highlights contemporary issues of oppression. It is designed to introduce participants to the [...]

Pictures from Spring Break 2012!

Check out our pictures from the 2012 Spring Break Service and Justice Trips here! Albuquerque, NM- Jesuit Volunteer Corps Albuquerque, NM- Trinity Catholic Worker Chicago, IL- Marillac House (Daughters of Charity) Chicago, IL- Su Casa Catholic Worker Chicago, IL- Whipple House (Daughters of Charity) Chicago, IL- White Rose Catholic Worker Cleveland, OH- Whitman Catholic Worker [...]

Catholicism & Capitalism Discussion

What does Catholicism really say about capitalism? Monday, March 19 from 12:30-1:30 pm Creighton Center for Service and Justice (Harper 2067) All are welcome to a discussion on Catholicism and capitalism. A brief article by Fred Kammer, S.J., JD, Director of the Jesuit Social Research Institute at Loyola University New Orleans, will serve as the [...]

Pictures from: The Life of a Community Organizer

Charles Bergman, an Omaha native and now a Chicago-based community organizer, spoke about his experiences as a community organizer with insights from Scripture and Catholic Social Teaching. Charles attended Creighton Preparatory High School, graduated from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, and is now a Master’s candidate at Catholic Theological Union.