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April 13, 2009

Creighton in the News

Keep Your Campaign Aim True
Currents, April 2009
The April issue of Currents, the national publication for the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), features a story on how advancement personnel are continuing fundraising efforts despite the recession. Creighton University’s Lisa Calvert, vice president for University Relations, talks about the importance of listening to donors, sharing information among development staff and routinely updating campaign messaging.
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Midlands Voices: Easter provides hope in times of crisis
Omaha World-Herald, April 12, 2009
The Rev. Andy Alexander, vice president for University Ministry, wrote an opinion piece for the Omaha World-Herald for Easter Sunday.
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Students Alerted To Mock Storm Via Text Message, Voice Mail
KETV, April 8, 2009
Creighton University held a high-tech tornado drill on Wednesday that students and faculty said they hoped would be helpful in a severe weather situation.
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May graduates gird for what lies beyond
Omaha World-Herald, April 12, 2009
Creighton University senior Nathan Riggle credits his decision to double-major in economics and mathematics with helping him stand out from other job candidates.
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What you eat can improve your health, mind, and appearance
CNN.com, April 8, 2009
Joan Lappe, a bone health researcher and professor at Creighton University in is quoted in a CNN article on good-for-you food goals will help your whole body (from Cooking Light.com, 2009)
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Attorney Dixon Adams remembered for wise counsel
Omaha World-Herald, April 10, 2009
Dixon Adams moved to Bellevue in the early 1950s and opened a law practice with another recent Creighton University Law School graduate. He soon won the position of Sarpy County attorney and held it for 20 years.
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Baseball: Bluejays blast the Panthers
Omaha World-Herald, April 13, 2009
After losing the second game of a three-game Missouri Valley Conference series to Northern Iowa, the Creighton baseball team steamed back on Sunday with a 14-1 win in seven innings.
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Softball: Bluejays fall to Sycamores
Omaha World-Herald, April 12, 2009
Indiana State pitcher Darcy Wood held Creighton to three hits, striking out 10, to hand the Bluejays a 1-0 loss Saturday in Missouri Valley play.
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