Public Honors And Events

Public Honors and Events Committee

Creighton University has a long tradition of bestowing awards and honors upon its faculty, staff, students and alumni, as well as leading organizations and individuals locally and nationally, for outstanding contributions to the institution, their profession, and society. These honorees are making a difference in our communities and in our world, and exemplify Creighton University's Jesuit, Catholic ideal of being women and men for others.


The Public Honors and Events Committee members for the 2013/2014 academic year are:


Ex offico members

Colette O'Meara-McKinney, Associate Vice President, Office of the President, Chair
Diane Crowley, Assistant Vice President for Principal Gifts
Anna Nubel, Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations
Dr. Edward O’Connor, University Provost


Faculty representatives

Anne S. Aiello, DMD, Pediatric Dentistry
Marty Birkholt, Ph.D., Communication Studies
Ryan A. Spangler, Ph.D. Modern Languages And Literatures


Staff representatives

Brian Diss, Director of the Creighton Fund
Susan Magnuson, School of Nursing


Alumni Advisory Board representative

Connie Floridia Pera


Student representatives

Susan Cook
Kelly Oestreich

Public Honors and Events Statutes