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Cancelled:Senator Johanns to Present TePoel Lecture


Senator Mike Johanns will present Creighton University’s annual TePoel Lecture at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 22, at the Creighton University School of Law, room 124. The lecture titled, “An Update from Washington on Farm Legislation,” is free to the public. A reception will follow the lecture.

Senator Johanns serves on four Senate committees: Agricultural, Nutrition, and Forestry; Appropriations; Banking, housing and Urban Affairs; and Veterans Affairs. Johanns also served as Nebraska’s 38th governor from 1999–2005. As governor, he promoted an agenda of tax relief, less government, building the economy, protecting families, and ensuring the health, safety, and success of Nebraska’s children.

The TePoel Lecture Series is named in honor of Louis TePoel, teacher, scholar and academic administrator, who served on the Creighton School of Law faculty 1907–1947 and as dean 1920–1947. The Creighton University School of Law sponsors the lecture.

Creighton University is a Jesuit, Catholic university bridging health, law, business and the arts and sciences for a more just world.