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August 9, 2010

Creighton in the News

World-Herald Editorial: FURTHERMORE
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 8, 2010
Kudos to the Greater Omaha Business Ethics Alliance. The effort, centered at Creighton University, has received wide support from Omaha-area businesses.
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Pharmacy students study from afar
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 7, 2010
Seventy-five students started their pharmacy studies at Creighton University the past two weeks, but they’ll rarely set foot on campus again.
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Solar Panels Help Creighton Go Green
KETV, Aug. 6, 2010
Creighton University has taken another step in its effort to go green, putting up an array of solar panels and wind turbines around campus.
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State, city job cuts taint recovery
CNN Money, Aug. 6, 2010
"It's pretty clear even with the $26 billion, you're still talking about public sector layoffs, particularly with teachers," said Ernie Goss, a labor economist at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., who conducts three surveys each month of 15 states that consistently show economic weakness.
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Nebraska WorkForce Index improves
Lincoln Journal Star, Aug. 6, 2010
The AIM Institute and Creighton University College of Business produce the Nebraska WorkForce Index each quarter.
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Stats show it pays to graduate
Topeka Capital-Journal, Aug. 8, 2010
Jessica Simons, 23, a December graduate of the Creighton University School of Nursing in Omaha, Neb., works in Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center's pediatrics and young adult center. She said the long-term financial benefits of being a nurse are "definitely reassuring."
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Springfield’s Tolliver signs with Timberwolves
Springfield News-Leader, Aug. 6, 2010
Tolliver, an undrafted free agent from Creighton University, said he selected Minnesota over the Golden State Warriors, where he had a breakthrough season after signing on for the final 46 games of the last season.
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Nothing settled with Bluejays
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 8, 2010
Creighton coach Kirsten Bernthal Booth takes some comfort in knowing that the Bluejays bring back so many regulars from their 2009 lineup. But Booth said none of her returning players should feel comfortable about their role on the team just yet.
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CU women open preseason with draw
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 8, 2010
The Creighton women’s soccer team opened its 2010 season with a scoreless draw against Wisconsin-Milwaukee in exhibition play at Morrison Stadium Sunday afternoon.
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