Unlimited Opportunities Events

Unlimited Opportunities Events

Bill Grennan, Jennifer Sanmann, Christian Jagusch, Emily Altrichter

February 11 - March 1, 2019

Creighton University College of Arts & Sciences, in collaboration with the Career Center, hosts a multiple-night event, “Unlimited Opportunities”. These events will feature Arts & Sciences alumni who will be speaking on the variety of career opportunities available to liberal arts graduates. 

If you are a student and have asked yourself, “What could I do with a major in _____?” this event is for you! All students, freshmenseniors, are encouraged to attend. Look for your major below.


Friday, February 15 | 3:30–4:30 p.m. | HLSB 244

  • Andrew Kavan (Chemist, Elemental Scientific Incorporated)
  • Ed DeSimone (Analytical Services/Parenteral Manufacturing, ANI Pharmaceuticals)
  • Elizabeth Foley (Technical Advisor & Law Clerk, Suiter Swantz IP)

Communication Studies

Wednesday, February 13 | 4–5 p.m. | Skutt 104

  • Sara Berggren (Associate Attorney, Ellick, Jones, Buelt, Blazek & Longo, LLP)
  • Laura Blenkush (Assistant Program Director, On Air Talent, KQKQ, NRG Media)
  • Sarah Frederick (City Planner, City of Omaha)
  • Tammy Williams (Managing Director, Brand, Creative & Advertising, First National Bank of Omaha)
  • John Rumbaugh (Assistant Director of Graduate and Adult Recruitment, Creighton University

Cultural and Social Studies

Wednesday, February 20 | 4–5 p.m. | Skutt 104

Criminal Justice Policy (SOC), Cultural Anthropology, Health Administration & Policy, Justice & Society, Medical Anthropology, Social Work and Sociology

  • Gus von Roenn (Founder and Executive Director, Omaha Permaculture)
  • Gwendolyn McElhattan (Health Care Access Community Organizer, Nebraska Appleseed)
  • Jessica Ploen (Supervisor, Refugee Education and Employment Program, Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska)
  • Michelle Skaff (Dentist, Adrian Family Dental)
  • Molly Anne Krebs (Law Student, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law)
  • Tim Langdon (Associate General Counsel, UnitedHealthcare)
  • Kristin Watt (Graduate Assistant, Creighton University, Schlegel Center for Service & Justice)


Tuesday, February 12 | 5–6 p.m. | Eppley 210

Annie Klein (Compliance Coordinator, Carson Group) Ben Cousino (Director of Treasury Analytics, First National Bank) Charlie Ziegenbein (Commercial Credit Analyst, Dundee Bank) John McCoy (Research Associate, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Omaha Branch)


Thursday, February 21 | 4–5:30 p.m. | Skutt 105

  • Ashley McCarville (Spanish Teacher, Central High School)
  • Kelsey Cordero (5th Grade Teacher, Gretna Public Schools)
  • Kristina Armbruster (Physics Teacher, Bellevue West High School)
  • Melanie Stara (4th Grade Teacher, Holy Name School)

Environmental Science

Thursday, February 14 | 12:30–1:45 p.m. | HLSB 408

  • Dakota Wagner (Intern, Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium)
  • Emily Altrichter (Environmental Scientist, Terracon)
  • Emily Roll (Environmental Scientist, HDR)

Journalism, Media and Computing

Monday, February 11 | 5:30–7 p.m. | Skutt 104

  • Allie Dobberpuhl (UX/UI Designer, Hayneedle)
  • Brian Norton (Marketing Coordinator, Steier Group)
  • Krysta Larson (Development Associate, NorthStar)
  • M.J. Jow (Account Executive, Presley Media)
  • Victoria Baltimore (Event Producer, PlanitOmaha)
  • Cody Fricke (Senior Consultant, Object Partners, Inc.)


Friday, March 1 | 3:30–4:30 p.m. | HLSB 522

  • Ben Schmachtenberger (Professional Staff, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory)
  • Christine Gonderinger (Math Teacher, Mercy High School)
  • Samantha Stanley (Analyst, ATT)
  • Will Graft (Medical Student, Creighton University)


Monday, February 18 | 7–8 p.m. | Harper Center 3027

  • Alexis Mullaney (Attorney, Carlson & Burnett, LLP)
  • Bob Rauner, MD (President, Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln)
  • Cortney Wiresinger (Deputy County Attorney, Douglas County)
  • Jonathan Seagrass (Attorney, Legal Aid of Nebraska)
  • Liz Ernst (Recruiter, Flywheel)


Thursday, February 21 | 12:30–1:45 p.m. | HLSB 188

  • Brandon Rodenburg (Physicist and Quantum Information Scientist, MITRE Corp.)
  • Brian Hill (Medical Physicist, Jaeger Corporation)
  • Sandra Blevins (Senior Scientific Programmer/Analyst, Science Systems and Applications, Inc.)


Tuesday, February 19 | 6–7:30 p.m. | HLSB 244

  • Stephanie Sands (Industrial/Organizational Psychologist, SOLVE HR)
  • Eva Stalling (School Psychologist, Millard Public Schools)
  • Scott Leak (Director of Institutional Sales, TD Ameritrade)
  • Bianca Hayer (Insurance Underwriter, Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies)
  • Kristi Tackett-Newburg (Licensed Individual Mental Health Practitioner and CEO, Counseling Connections & Associates)


Monday, February 11 | 2–3 p.m. | Dowling, 2nd-Floor Conference Room

  • Dan Walsh (Senior Program Administrator, Creighton University, Office of Service Learning)
  • Julie Vankat (Theology Department Chairperson and Teacher, Mercy High School)
  • Scott Quinn (Retreats Director and Theology Department Chair, Duchesne Academy)