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Creighton Celebrates Construction Milestone

Creighton Celebrates Construction Milestone

Creighton University celebrated the “Topping Off” of the Mike and Josie Harper Center for Student Life and Learning Thursday, July 19, at the construction site at 20th and California Streets.

The “Topping Off” ceremony, one of the construction industries oldest customs, is the installation of the final beam in steel construction.

The ceremony celebrated the workers’ and University’s pride in the progress to date. The ceremony began with members of the Creighton community signing the beam, followed by a short program