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August 10, 2009

Creighton in the News

Nebraskan not quite 'Millionaire'
Associated Press, Aug. 10, 2009
A Nebraska college student's dreams of winning $1 million on ABC's "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" didn't quite pan out but $25,000 isn't bad.
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Boy inspires book of faith
Omaha World-Herald, Aug.9, 2009
The Rev. John P. Schlegel, S.J., president of Creighton University, wrote the foreword for the book “Our Soles: Our Journeys and Our Faith,” an anthology written in tribute to the late 13-year-old, who was a student at Mary Our Queen Catholic School in Omaha.
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Let Go of That Ivy League Dream
Newsweek, Aug. 10, 2009
One of those was Creighton University, which I regarded (albeit reluctantly) as a potential winner. I had enjoyed my visit to the Omaha school during the summer and had felt comfortable there.
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HealthWise: Getting ready for the flu
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 7, 2009
Peak shedding of the germs happens during the first three days of the illness and subsides by five to seven days, according to Dr. Marvin Bittner, infectious disease specialist at Creighton University Medical Center.
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Chance of a lifetime Hormel Institute internships competitive
Austin Daily Herald, Aug. 10, 2009
Leah Walters and Creighton University student Molly Pogones have yet to earn college degrees, but they will be published in scientific research papers before they are even handed diplomas. The women are two of 10 interns who completed the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program Friday at the Hormel Institute in Austin.
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Creighton: Bluejays unveil Sokol Arena
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 9, 2009
Creighton volleyball player Jessica Houts and her teammates were a part of Sunday's open house, which unveiled the new arena to the public. Creighton officials estimate about 2,500 people toured the new facility and Morrison Stadium, where the school's soccer teams play.
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