Creighton University athletic director Bruce Rasmussen has posted a message at in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of four former police officers. 

Rasmussen wrote that “our country was formed with the motto ‘e pluribus unum’ – ‘out of many, one’ – and 250 years later, we remain so very, very far from this ideal. We need to celebrate diversity, not criticize it.”  He added: “We cannot ignore the violence against people of color in our country.  We need to eliminate racism from our society.” 

His full message can be read at