Tag Archives: Omaha

Weekly Update March 01- March 27

Sunday, March 01 World Cafe Dialogue: Unpacking Race All Creighton students, faculty and staff are invited to engage in a campus-wide dialogue on the implications of race in the Creighton community, facilitated by the Werner Institute. Due to the February winter storm, the event was rescheduled for 3:00pm in the Skutt Student Center Ballroom on [...]

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Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Two opportunities for people around Omaha for the summer 1.   Volunteer Opportunity: Gifford Park Neighborhood Association seeks volunteers to donate 1 hour each week setting up tables, chairs and tents for our weekly farmers market at 33rd & California Street.  The market days are held each Friday, June 7 through Sept 27 from 4:00 PM [...]


Whatever Happened With LB 599?

Last week the Nebraska state legislature overrode the governor’s veto on the pre-natal care bill in Nebraska. The passage of this bill will provide care for over 1600 women and save the lives of hundreds of babies. Join us in the CCSJ in the Harper Center to celebrate the passage of the bill with a [...]



CCSJ Weekly Update: Apr 20 – Apr 29

Featured Events: CCSJ Feedback & Survey The CCSJ is seeking feedback regarding our media usage, communication methods, and social media usage. We want to see what you think about our Facebook, Twitter, and Flicker pages, as well as the CCSJ webpage. Please help us better inform and serve you by filling out this brief, 5 [...]

Ubuntu Africa Banquet

Creighton University African Student Association presents- Ubuntu Africa Banquet: “I am because we are” Saturday, April 21, 2012 6:oo pm – 8:30 pm Skutt Student Center Ballroom Ubuntu is traditional African philosophy that roughly translates to “I am who I am because we are.” It is the essence of a human being based on the [...]



CCSJ Weekly Update: Apr. 16 – Apr. 23

Featured Events: Climate Refugees: A Humanitarian Cause 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 which is defined as people who [...]

8th Annual All Nations Pow Wow

Creighton University’s 8th Annual All Nations Pow Wow Saturday, April 14th, 2012 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm Doors Open at 12 pm Kiewit Fitness Center (2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178) FREE ADMISSION Sponsored by the Native American Association, Creighton Students Union, and Creighton Office of Multicultural Affairs. Schedule: 12:00 pm- Doors Open, Dancer Registration, [...]


Matthew at Pixan Ixim

Encountering an Amazing Community Here in Omaha

By Matthew Taira, ‘15 It has been just over a month since I came back from my Spring Break Service and Justice Trip, but not one day passes without thinking about the great experience I had at both Pixan Ixim and One World in South Omaha. At first, I was a little disappointed that I [...]