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Fountain Dedicated to Creighton President the Rev. John P. Schlegel, S. J.

The Rev. John P. Schlegel, S.J., Creighton University president, is honored June 2 with the dedication of a two-tower fountain at Creighton University Medical Center. The fountain recognizes Fr. Schlegel’s leadership and vision for economic and business development in the area of downtown Omaha encompassing the University and the Medical Center. Fr. Schlegel, who has served as Creighton’s president since 2000, is retiring June 30. The Rev. Timothy R. Lannon , S.J., has been named the University’s 24th president. About 100 hospital employees, board members, administrators and others attended the ceremony.