Category Archives: IFTJ


Saying “Yes” to Justice

Sometimes working for justice for the marginalized can be marginalizing in its own way. Social justice work is filled with “No’s.” “No” from the immigration judges who refuse to grant refuge to the thousands of people fleeing violence, human rights abuses, and persecution in Central America and elsewhere. “No” from the friends and family who [...]




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Ignatian Family Teach-In For Justice Information Nights

 Information Nights: Monday September 15th or Tuesday the 16th 9-10 PM in Skutt 104! Each fall Creighton students (with a few faculty member and Jesuits) travel to gather with thousands of others at the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice, to remember the 6 Jesuits, their housekeeper, and her daughter who were killed in El Salvador in 1989 [...]



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Ignatian Family Advocacy Month: February’s Ignatian Family Advocacy Month (IFAM)

Ignatian Solidarity Network This past month, numerous high schools, colleges, and universities, including Creighton, participated in IFAM. IFAM is a way for groups all across the country to participate in advocacy actions in solidarity with one another. To learn more about IFAM and how you can participate next year, click here!



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Senator Mike Johanns Visit Photos

Check out our pictures from our visit with Senator Mike Johanns about comprehensive immigration reform. This visit was part of the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, in conjunction with the Ignatian Family Teach-In. For more information about the Ignatian Family Teach-In or the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, click here.


Reprsentative Lee Terry Visit Photos

Check out our pictures from our visit with Representative Lee Terry about environmental justice and renewable resources. This visit was part of the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, in conjunction with the Ignatian Family Teach-In. For more information about the Ignatian Family Teach-In or the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, click here.

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State Senator Sue Crawford Visit Photos

Check out our pictures from our visit with State Senator Sue Crawford about economic justice and medical care. This visit was part of the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, in conjunction with the Ignatian Family Teach-In. For more information about the Ignatian Family Teach-In or the Ignatian Family Advocacy Month, click here.