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Finding Light Amid Sorrow and Grief

On October 24, 2015, four young, beautiful, and promising women died in a car accident while traveling back from the mid-term break. Three of them were current Creighton University students, and one was a recent graduate. They were part of a sorority that is well known on campus and these women were very amiable people, from stories that I heard. It was an unexpected tragedy that affected everyone on campus, from close friends of the women to people, like me, who did not know the women on a personal level.
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How Gun Violence Takes a Toll on Our Cities

While visiting my hometown of Chicago in recent years, I’ve been greeted by grave issues seeking my attention: guns, violence, and death. These things seem to be taking over my city, and making it feel much less like the home I love.
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Catching Fire, Drawing Flame at Creighton

On October 2, 2015, Rev. Daniel S. Hendrickson, S.J., Ph.D. was inaugurated as the 25th president of Creighton University. It was a day filled with celebration, excitement, great food, and great community. As a Jesuit university, Creighton was excited and ready to welcome a distinguished Jesuit educator, priest, and world traveler to campus.