Christa Hoskey of Brooklyn, was awarded a Doctor of Nursing Practice from the College of Nursing during Creighton University's commencement ceremony on May 17, at the CenturyLinkCenter, Omaha.
University President Timothy R. Lannon, S.J., presided. About 1,600 degrees were conferred during Creighton University's spring commencement.
She is the daughter Jay and Vickie Hoseky, Brooklyn.
Christa's grandparents are Richard Hoskey and Marcia DeJong, Muskegon, Mich. and Jean Richards, Toledo.
Christa is a 2005 graduate of South Tama County High School and a 2009 graduate of Luther College, where she majored in biology and psychology.