Heine, Rusch receive doctor degrees Creighton University, Omaha, NE, awarded Tessa Heine of Vermillion a doctor of occupational therapy degree and Elizabeth Rusch, also of Vermillion, a doctor of physical therapy degree during its May commencement ceremony on May 13.
Creighton is an independent Catholic university operated by the Jesuits. It has been ranked No. 1 for the past four years among Midwestern universities in the U.S. News & World Report magazine's "America's Best Colleges" edition.
Creighton enrolls approximately 6,300 students in the colleges of arts and sciences, business administration, the graduate school, university college, and the schools of nursing, medicine, law, pharmacy and allied health professions, dentistry, and summer sessions.