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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • ILAC Pharmacy Program 

      Vanden Bosch, Alicia; Ohri, Linda (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Creighton University Institute for Latin American Concern (ILAC) Summer Program is a collaborative international, Ignatian-inspired, health care service and education program. Medical, dental, pharmacy, nursing, and ...
    • Hand-In-Hand 

      Hilton, Marie (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Hand-In-Hand is a festival designed to bridge the gap between adults with disabilities in the Omaha area and CU students. While providing a day of recreation for adults with disabilities, the festival helps to enrich the ...
    • Service and Justice Trips 

      Peak, Jeff (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Service and Justice Trips Program can trace its roots back to 1983 when a group of nursing students took one of their school breaks to travel to Eastern Kentucky to do service work. Since then, the Service and Justice ...
    • Justice Walking 

      Kennedy-Croft, Jen (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Justice Walking is a program through campus ministry designed for students to come together to explore and share their faith in relation to a specific issue of social injustice. Through the Four Pillars; service, education, ...
    • Forge Ahead! Blacksmithing as a Means for Teaching Science, Art, and Job Skills 

      Henriksen, Brian (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Our program provides an experiential education opportunity, within a service learning program for at-risk students to learn skills, demonstrate their abilities, and share works of art with the Greater Omaha community. ...
    • Making Time for God in SPAHP: 5 Minute Ignatian Exercises 

      Tilleman, Jenny; Keefner, Ken (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Current Program Design This year, we had approximately 50 interested participants including students, staff, and faculty from SPAHP. We continue to use BlueLine and BlueCafe for communication. BlueLine contains an outline ...
    • Charisms in Student Teaching 

      Bartee, Ramona (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The programs within the Education Department are based upon a constructivist philosophy in which effective leaders “construct learning and understanding from previous knowledge, skills, dispositions, charisms and experiences. ...
    • Physical Therapy in the DR: Men and Women for and With Others 

      Ekstrum Hoffman, Julie (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      The Department of Physical Therapy (PT) at Creighton University has been working for and with others in the Dominican Republic since the inception of the PT program. Since 1995, PT students have had the option of completing ...
    • Mass of the Holy Spirit 

      Ward, Tony (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      THE MASS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT is a tradition among Jesuit academic institutions dating to 1548 in which the community gathers to thank God for the gifts of creation and salvation and to seek the guidance and wisdom of the ...
    • Development of a Collaborative Entry-Level Doctorate of Occupational Therapy Distance Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage 

      Bracciano, Alfred (Creighton University, 2011-02-03)
      Given the shortages in Alaska, the UAA decided to explore the feasibility of starting an educational program in OT. Dr. Cheryl Easley, Dean of UAA’s College of Health and Social Welfare formed a work group consisting of ...