Formation and Connections

We encourage students to join one of the below opportunities to network, engage, learn, and meet other passionate student leaders also working to build a more just world.

If interested in these or other opportunities, contact our Associate Director Kelly Tadeo Orbik.

Students participating in these opportunities will:

  • Become faith justice leaders among their Jesuit/Catholic University peers
  • Lead others in engaging the legislative system to change structures with and on behalf of the poor and marginalized
  • Gain connections for personal and professional discernment and development in fields including social justice policy
  • Reflect on their own talents and passions as they connect with the needs of our world

Ignatian Solidarity Network Migration Justice Summit (virtual) – June 15-18, 2021

This interactive summit will invite participants to connect with fellow students, hear from people impacted by the issues and experts in the field, develop organizing skills, and plan for action during the school year. Each day will include reflection, interactive sessions, policy education, and skill building for organizing. If interested in joining the Creighton delegation, please contact Kelly Tadeo Orbik

Justice in Jesuit Higher Education Conference Plenary Sessions – June 8-24, 2021

Catholic Climate Covenant Conference – July 13-15, 2021

Catholic Relief Services SALT Summit – July 25-28, 2021

Other Opportunities (webinars, virtual programs, etc):

Global Catholic Climate Movement Laudato Si Animators Program


Save the date: Ecumenical Legislative Briefing Day (Lincoln NE) – February 12, 2022 (more info will be shared in the future)