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April 6, 2009

Creighton in the News

Future doctors trained to show some heart when giving bad news
Omaha World-Herald, April 5, 2009
Med schools at UNMC, Creighton, Iowa and many other institutions use what they call “simulated” or “standardized” patients, or people from the outside, to role-play for med students.
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Region’s dive likely worst in 25 years
Omaha World-Herald, April 2, 2009
It is shaping up to be the region’s most severe economic downturn in the past 25 years, said Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss, who conducts the monthly Mid-America Business Conditions Index.
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Creighton hosts free heart screenings
KETV, April 2, 2009
The Creighton Cardiac Center’s “Call of Be Called” program is featured.
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Creighton athletics: Three selected for athletic hall of fame
Omaha World- Herald, April 1, 2009
Melissa Walsh Albers will become the first Creighton University volleyball player to be inducted into the school’s athletic hall of fame, joining former basketball player Carrie Welle Anderson and former baseball player Rick Freehling for this year’s class.
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Softball: Vigness earns 500th win at CU
Omaha World-Herald, April 5, 2009
Softball coach Brent Vigness earned his 500th career win at Creighton on Saturday when the Bluejays won the second game in a doubleheader split with Bradley at the CU Sports Complex.
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Baseball: Jays beat Aces in extra innings
Omaha World-Herald, April 6, 2009
After a nearly three-hour rain delay, the Creighton baseball team earned a 10-5 win in 10 innings over Evansville on Sunday afternoon to win the Missouri Valley Conference series two games to one.
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Creighton Softball: Bluejays to play Northern Iowa on Tuesday in Des Moines
Omaha World-Herald, April 6, 2009
Creighton University is scheduled to face Northern Iowa at 1 p.m. Tuesday in a softball doubleheader at Drake's Buel Field in Des Moines.
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Jays to get kicks in Peru, where soccer is the king
Omaha World-Herald, April 3, 2009
The Creighton men’s soccer team is headed for Peru for the last 10 days of May for an exhibition tour.
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