On the eve of Gallagher's demise, alumni offered accounts of such formative events as the fire of 1999, the early-bird dumpster wakeup call and that time the pillow-wielding, couch-forted men of G5 seceded from the building.
In the fall semester of 1969, a group of women (mostly nursing and education majors) moved into Gallagher Hall, sparking a friendship that's still going strong more than half a century since freshman year. They call themselves the Poopas.
In the 40 years since they were Creighton students, Doug Knust, BSBA'82, and Chris Korth, BSBA’82, haven’t missed a single Final Four.
The first Creighton student with the last name of Creighton was the first of 20 total in the University's history with either the given name or surname of Creighton.