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    • Forming Moral Agents in Health: Linking Health Care with Social Responsibility 

      Cochran, Teresa (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Non-physician health professions play a critical role in extending resources to manage chronic conditions, prevent disability and promote health in medically underserved environments. In order to diminish disparate care ...
    • Institute for Latin American Concern (ILAC) 

      Fuller, Holly (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The ILAC Office programs strive to support the mission and vision of ILAC/CESI by emphasizing the importance of holistically educating participants to have a wider global vision, to become agents of change in their local ...
    • Connecting Community and Scholarship 

      Shew, Helen (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      CHPE and community partners from North Omaha met to look for increased opportunities for collaborations and enhanced responsiveness to current ethical issues in health care and policy. This campus/community collaboration ...
    • Gates Mentoring Program 

      Swisher, Jessica (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Gates Mentoring Program is a collaboration of Creighton students, staff, and faculty. They assist high school students in the greater Omaha area through a series of Gates workshops and mentor the students through the ...
    • Finding God in the Health Sciences Library 

      Champ-Blackwell, Siobhan (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Health Sciences Library strives to provide health sciences information to our community and provide an environment conducive to teaching, learning, research, collaboration, and study. The staff takes a dynamic and ...
    • Magis Productions 

      Doll, Don S.J. (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Magis|Productions works with projects that are for the ‘greater glory . . .’ such as Vision Quest, in which the intention was to give ‘voice’ to Native Americans, to refugees fleeing death or persecution, or to landmine ...
    • Emerging Leaders Programs 

      Immel, Eric (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      In the Fall of 2009 staff from the Student Activities Office sought to provide more accessible, directed, and mission focused leadership development to the campus community. Based on research from the Multi-Institutional ...
    • STREET LAW 

      Weber, David P.; Strand, Palma J. (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Street Law is a class and an initiative in which law students go out to local schools, usually high schools, and teach those younger students law basics—practical, participatory education about law, democracy, and human ...
    • Folic Acid Promotion in the Spanish-speaking Community 

      Reynolds, Emily; Davelis, Mia; Ohri, Linda; Vanden Bosch, Alicia; Larsen, Mary (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      In the United States, Spanish-speaking populations are at increased risk versus English-speakers for neural tube birth defects, associated with folic acid (FA) deficiency. These defects include spina bifida and anencephaly. ...
    • VITA Tax Clinic – Winnebago, NE 

      Purcell, Thomas J. (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Creighton students in Accounting 343 (Federal Income Tax), members of Beta Alpha Psi BAY, (the accounting honor society) and members of the Business Law Society (BLS) in the Law School decided to address this situation ...
    • Heartland Jesuit Physics Retreat 

      Cherney, Michael G. (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The retreat begins on a Friday evening with most participants leaving for the meeting after their last class. The retreat begins with an extended social hour. This often allows individuals to showcase spirits and other ...
    • Physics Departmental Retreat 

      Hauger, Eric (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The departmental retreat is a two day event during which students and faculty participate in active discussion and reflection on a relevant topic agreed upon in advance by the Creighton University Physics Department.
    • The Magis Clinic 

      Shadle-Cusic, Marcia (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Magis Clinic began in 2004 when a group of Creighton medical students found there were few outpatient healthcare options available to the homeless and uninsured. The Magis Clinic was founded as a free medical clinic ...
    • Poverty In America: A Senior Perspective – Service Learning Course (SRP 470) 

      Smith, Alice (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Students travel to West Virginia and live with a community that serves those of the area in various forms of outreach. There are opportunities for assisting in home repair, tutoring children, gathering and cooking for ...
    • One World – Creighton Dental Clinics 

      Wilwerding, Terry (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The One World-Creighton dental clinics provide emergency care services to patients with very limited access to traditional dental care. It is an invaluable service learning experience for the students, as well as in ...
    • The Werner Institute for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution 

      Kuttner, Ran; Brock, Mary Lee (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Werner Institute pedagogy includes reflective practices, experiential learning , development of the whole person and continuous professional and personal growth. Faculty and students bring this experience in service ...
    • Lakota Immersion Program 

      Bucko, Raymond S.J. (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Lakota immersion - mentorship program for Creighton University administration, faculty and staff. The immersion trip includes working with Lakota high school students who are preparing for college, visiting historical ...
    • Catholic Comments Podcast: Informing Your Faith 

      Wright, Wendy M.; O'Keefe, John J. IV (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Catholic Comments is a weekly fifteen minute audio program dedicated to the discussion of the contemporary Catholic Church from an Ignatian perspective. Catholic Comments is hosted by Dr. John J. O’Keefe and Dr. Wendy ...
    • A Community Outreach Clinical Rotation: Health Promotion Opportunities for Pharmacy Students 

      Haddad, Ann Ryan (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The clinical Community Outreach Rotation was established in January 2007 as an elective for senior pharmacy students. A total of 43 students have completed the rotation (1/07-1/11). Pharmacy students will benefit from ...
    • Northeast India Study Abroad Trip 

      Ishii-Jordan, Sharon (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The First Student Trip During the next 18 months, the plan for a Creighton FLPA to Northeast India emerged with the appropriate paperwork completed, university/province approvals secured, support on both sides of the world ...