OMAHA, NE – Nicolas Cortes of Pulaski was awarded a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree during Creighton University’s commencement ceremony on May 18 at the CenturyLink Center Omaha.
University President Timothy R. Lannon, S.J., presided. Lannon, a 1973 graduate of the University, is the first alum to serve as president of Creighton.
About 1,600 degrees were conferred during Creighton University’s spring commencement.
About Creighton University: Creighton University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution located in Omaha, Neb., enrolls more than 4,100 undergraduate and 3,200 professional school and graduate students.
Nationally recognized for providing a balanced educational experience, the university offers a rigorous academic agenda with a broad range of disciplines, providing undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs that emphasize educating the whole person: academically, socially and spiritually.
Creighton has been a top-ranked Midwestern university in the college edition of U.S. News & World Report magazine for more than 20 years. For more information, visit our website at: www.creighton.edu