Category Archives: Service & Justice Trips

Immigration: The Realities, Reflection, and Justice

The discrepancy between hearing and experiencing an issue first-hand is so vast that each perspective seems like a completely different issue. Witnessing the issue of immigration reform in El Paso, Texas at the Columban Border Mission was one of the truest experiences I have ever had in my entire life. On one of our first [...]


Reflection Book for Family, Friends, and Supporters of Service & Justice Trips Participants

This Fall Break we have over 210 students making a grand journey; They are going on a Service & Justice Trip to one of 26 host communities across the country, making it our biggest Fall program yet. These communities are opening their arms, their hearts, and their lives, to welcome the Creighton students, to serve [...]

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Sharing Humanity

Below is a dialogue-reflection Bridget Battafarano shared from her Service & Justice Trip to Albuquerque, NM. Scene: Albuquerque, NM; St. Martin’s Hospitality Center (Day shelter for people experiencing homelessness) As the shelter was about to close one day, a man was walking out with his backpack. The strap suddenly ripped and he looked up and [...]