Homecoming

LEGEND

Everyone*

Student

Family

Alumni

* Family Weekend Included

Homecoming, September 10-17, 2017

Homecoming is the ultimate Creighton experience—with athletics, alumni festivities, class reunion celebrations, Student Events and Family Weekend for current parents. It’s one weekend with something for everyone and you certainly don’t want to miss it.

Homecoming Headquarters

Pick up your name badge, meet up with friends and find answers to all your questions.
Check-in is required. Mike and Josie Harper Center, Main Floor
Hours of operation: Thursday, 1–5 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.–1 p.m.

Homecoming Brochures (PDF)

School of Dentistry  •  School of Law  •  School of Medicine  •  SPAHP  •  Undergrad/Graduate

Homecoming Schedule

Thursday, September 14

Thursday, September 14

TIME

EVENT NAME

LOCATION

7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

2017 Fall Dental Assembly
Dr. and Mrs. Alvin R. Posey Continuing Education Lecture: Cutting Edge Topics in Dentistry

7 a.m. Continental Breakfast, Registration and Student Table Clinics
8:30 a.m. Cutting-Edge Topics in Dentistry

To register: posey.eventbrite.com

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Atrium and Hixson-Lied Auditorium

11:30 a.m.

Anointing of the Hands and Lunch

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

3:30 p.m.
(when sessions conclude)

Dental Alumni Welcome Reception (when CE sessions conclude)

Boyne Building
Adult Reception Area

5-9 p.m.

Pharmacy Continuing Education on Oncology

Hixson-Lied Science Building Room G04

5:30-7:30 p.m.

College of Nursing Donor Appreciation Cocktail Reception - by invitation only

Opus Community Room

7-9 p.m.

Hypnotist Jim Wand

V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center, Mutual of Omaha Ballroom

7:15 p.m.

School of Dentistry Donor Dinner - by invitation only

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

Friday, September 15

Friday, September 15

TIME

EVENT NAME

LOCATION

6-7:30 a.m.

ROTC Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Run
Start: East side of ROTC building
Finish: Memorial Park on Dodge Street
To register: 402.280.2828, DanielFritz@creighton.edu

Ensign Parle Military Science Building

7 a.m. check-in
8 a.m. shotgun start

13th Annual Magis Classic Golf Tournament
$135 per golfer
For more information or to register, contact Andrew Valiquette at AndrewValiquette@creighton.edu or 937.672.4757

Shadow Ridge, 1501 South 188 Plaza, Omaha, NE 68130

7:30-11:30 a.m.

College of Nursing Continuing Education – Caring in a Complex World: Interprofessional Education and Practice
https://2017cuconalum.eventbrite.com/

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Hixson-Lied Auditorium and Foyer

8-11:30 a.m.

Occupational Therapy Continuing Education
Registration and event information available at: spahp.creighton.edu/CE

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3029

8:30-9:30 a.m.

"Leadership and Conflict Engagement and the Dynamics of Today’s World"
check-in/breakfast begin at 8 a.m.

Presented by: General Anthony Zinni, U.S. Marine Corps, MS ’15
General Zinni is the recipient of numerous honors, including the Papal Gold Cross of Honor, the Union League’s Abraham Lincoln Award and the Purple Heart, to name just a few. In 2015, he graduated from Creighton's Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program and is currently pursuing his doctorate in interdisciplinary leadership at the Graduate School.

V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center, Mutual of Omaha Ballroom

8:30 a.m.-Noon

School of Dentistry Alumni Advisory Council Meeting - by invitation only

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3028

8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Dr. T. J. Urban Continuing Education Lecture: How to Run and Operate a Successful Dental Practice
To register: tjurban.eventbrite.com

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

ROTC Stable Call

Ensign Parle Military Science Building

9:30-10:45 a.m.

Department of Philosophy Alumni Brunch

V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center, Room 209

9:30-11 a.m.

School of Law Continuing Education – The Relationship of Jesuit Teachings to the Professional Responsibility of Lawyers
Register for the Alumni Ethics CLE

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 2084

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Advisory Council Meeting - by invitation only

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3027

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

School of Pharmacy and Health Professions Alumni Advisory Board Meeting

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3023

Noon-1 p.m.

HS MACA Common Ground and Luncheon

V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center, Room 104

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Second Annual Homecoming Interprofessional Continuing Education Program
"The Promise of Public Participation in the Research Enterprise to Eliminate Health Disparities: Experiences from the Council of Public Representatives"
Presented by Marjorie K. Leimomi Mala Mau, BS’81, MD’85
More details: healthsciences.creighton.edu/2017homecomingIPlecture

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Hixson-Lied Auditorium and Foyer

Noon-2:30 p.m.

College of Nursing Alumni Advisory Board Meeting - by invitation only

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3023B

Noon-8 p.m.

Golf Cart Decorating

Lower Level, 24th St. Garage

1-4 p.m.

Graduate School Alumni Advisory Board Meeting - by invitation only

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 2060

2-4 p.m.

Department of Exercise Science and Pre-Health Professions Open House

Kiewit Fitness Center, Room 225

3:30-4:30 p.m.

John P. Schlegel, SJ Center for Service and Justice Open House

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Suite 2067

5-6 p.m.

Angels Loft Tour St. Joe's Class of 1972

2205 S. 10th St.
Omaha, NE 68108

5-7 p.m.

Bill Hoover, BA ’93, Exhibition and Reception with 6 p.m. Poetry Reading with Devel Crisp

Lied Education Center for the Arts, Gallery

6 p.m. Cocktails
7:30 p.m. Dinner

President's Alumni Dinner and Deans' Cocktail Receptions
6 p.m. Deans' Cocktail Receptions, 7:30 p.m. Dinner, Alumni Merit Awards, and Alumni Achievement Citation followed by Dessert Reception
(RSVP on main registration)

Embassy Suites-La Vista Conference Center
12520 Westport Parkway
La Vista, NE 68128

6 p.m.

St Joseph's Nursing Class of 1972 Reunion Party

More Info

6:30-9:30 p.m.

St Joseph's Nursing Class of 1967 Reunion Party

More Info

6:30-9:30 p.m.

Families Reception (Dueling Pianos and Student Music Groups)

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

9-11 p.m.

Family Movie Night

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Hixson-Lied Auditorium

See Schedule of Homecoming Reunion Parties

Saturday, September 16

Saturday, September 16

TIME

EVENT NAME

LOCATION

8-10 a.m.

HS-MACA Alumni Breakfast and Run/Walk

Register Here!

24th & Cuming Street to 24th and Lake Street
Omaha, NE 68111

8-11:30 a.m.

Jaywalk (Pancake feed to follow)
Starts at Deglman Circle
Breakfast served at Mutual of Omaha Ballroom, V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center

Get more information and Register Here

Deglman Circle; V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Medical Alumni Advisory Board Meeting, Lunch and Tour - by invitation only

Creighton University Medical Center, 7500 Mercy Road

10 a.m.-Noon

Parents and Family Leadership Council - by invitation only

Reinert-Alumni Memorial Library, Union Pacific Room L10

10 a.m.-Noon

Golf Cart Decorating

Lower Level, 24th Steet Garage

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Trolley Tours: Downtown Omaha Tours
Limited spots available. Register to reserve a space on a tour.

Mike and Josie Harper Center, 21st Street Entrance

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

"The Physnic" - Physics Club Picnic

Benson Park, 7028 Military Ave., Omaha, NE 68104

Noon-3 p.m.

Homecoming Service Project
Limited space. Check in at Homecoming Headquarters.
This being a great opportunity to revisit and fulfill the mission of Creighton!

Campus

Noon-3 p.m.

Rigge Science 50th Birthday

Rigge Science Building, Room 120, and surrounding area

Noon-4 p.m.

Campus Tour and Homecoming Open - Limited spots available, register to reserve a spot.
This is a new twist on the Housing Tours! Check in at Skutt Student Center.

Various Locations

Noon

Golden Jays Reception, Luncheon, Ceremony and Class Photo

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

1-2:30 p.m.

School of Medicine Bergan Mercy Campus Facility Tour
Shuttle departs at 1:10 p.m. from the Mike and Josie Harper Center. The 40-minute tour will conclude with refreshments. The shuttle returns to campus at 2:30 p.m.

Depart from Mike and Josie Harper Center

2-4 p.m.

Departments of Biology,Chemistry, Math and Physics Open House

Rigge Science Building, Room 120, and surrounding area

2:30 p.m.

Phi Chi Medical Fraternity Open House

Phi Chi Fraternity House, 3920 Dewey Ave., Omaha, NE 68105

4-5:30 p.m.

Official Class Photo: Select Classes

Harper Center, Main Floor

4:30 p.m.

Homecoming Golf Cart Parade

George and Susan Venteicher Mall

4:30-7 p.m.

Getting Blue Block Party
Class Reunion Parties Undergraduate/Graduate:1977, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2007

Michael G. Morrison, SJ, Stadium Lawn

4:30-7 p.m.

College of Nursing Esteemed Faculty Reunion
Join your classmates to reconnect with past and current faculty at a designated College of Nursing section in the Alumni Zone

College of Nursing section in the Alumni Zone

4:30-7:30 p.m.

School of Dentistry Reunion Parties
Classes of 1992, 1997, 2007, 2012

More Info

4:30-7:30 p.m.

School of Law Reunion Parties Class of 1997

More Info

5 p.m.

Mass

St. John's Church

6 p.m.

School of Law Reunion Parties Class of 1987

More Info

6-11p.m

Undergraduate Class of 1972 Reunion Party

More Info

6:30 p.m.

School of Dentistry Reunion Parties
Classes of 1967, 1977, 1987

More Info

6:30 p.m.

School of Law Class of 1977 Reunion Party

More Info

6:30 p.m.

School of Medicine Reunion Parties
Classes of 1957, 1962, 1967, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2007

More Info

7 p.m.

St Joseph's Nursing Class of 1967 Reunion Party

More Info

6:30-9:30 p.m.

HS MACA Alumni Dinner Celebration

RSVP Here!

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Ahmanson Ballroom

7 p.m.

Homecoming Game: Women’s Soccer vs. University of Nebraska at Omaha
Ticket vouchers available at the Homecoming Headquarters.

Michael G. Morrison, SJ, Stadium Lawn

7-10 p.m.

Bird Brains: SPAHP Trivia Night and Class Parties

Mike and Josie Harper Center, Room 3023

8-10 p.m.

School of Law Reunion Party Class of 2007

More Info

9 p.m.

Undergraduate Class of 1997 Reunion Party

More Info

9 p.m.

Recent Alumni Brews with Jays (Classes of 2007-2017)

Start at DJ’s Dugout Downtown, 1003 Capitol Ave., Omaha, NE 68102

See Schedule of Homecoming Reunion Parties

Sunday, September 17

Sunday, September 17

TIME

EVENT NAME

LOCATION

7 a.m.

Omaha Marathon

TD Ameritrade Park, 1200 Mike Fahey St., Omaha, NE, 68102

8 a.m.

Mass

St. John's Church

10:30 a.m.

Mass and Brunch
*Brunch immediately following 10:30 Mass

St. John's Church and V.J. and Angela Skutt Student Center, Mutual of Omaha Ballroom