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August 16, 2010

Creighton in the News

Reverse trade mission scheduled for Omaha
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 16, 2010
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss said companies could use operations in Eurasia to diversify and to hedge domestic results from their businesses, even though many of the countries aren’t considered high-growth nations.
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So, you want to be a princess
Montreal Gazette, Aug. 14, 2010
A communications professor at Creighton University in Nebraska, Shuler decided to take a sabbatical to study what academics are starting to call "princess culture:" young girls inundated by films, books, toys, clothes, and enabled by friends and family who encourage them to see themselves as bona fide blue-bloods.
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Blue Barn, playhouse win theater awards
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 16, 2010
Special honors chosen by TAG's board included a lifetime achievement award for Collins, associate artistic director at the playhouse; a backstage award to the playhouse's sound designer, John Gibilisco; and an educator award to Bill Hutson, longtime theater professor at Creighton University.
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Fund Set Up For Family Of Crash Victim
WOWT, Aug. 13, 2010
A fund has been set up to help the family of Dr. Adam B. Smith, the man who was killed in a crash Wednesday morning in La Vista. Dr. Smith was a resident at Creighton University Medical Center where he was in the final year of his training.
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Back-to-school budgeting for college students
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Aug. 14, 2010
"She was from Hawaii and we talked about trying to coordinate, but we couldn't find anything we both liked and decided to do something on our own," said Marie, now 20 and a junior at Creighton University.
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Booth enthused by staff additions
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 15, 2010
During her first seven seasons on the job, Kirsten Bernthal Booth was able to keep her coaching staff at Creighton intact. That continuity played a big part in the team's success, and Booth knew she was fortunate to work with the same assistants for so long. But Booth believes change can be a good thing, too, and she said she was thrilled to be able to add Tom Mendoza to the Bluejays' bench.
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Neumann, Jays exhibit ‘dynamic' touch
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 15, 2010
In its final exhibition match of the season, the Creighton women's soccer team defeated Kansas 3-0 on Sunday.
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Q&A with ex-Bluejay Kyle Korver
Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 14, 2010
The former Creighton star signed a three-year, $15 million deal with the Chicago Bulls in July, ending his three-year stint with the Utah Jazz. The seven-year NBA veteran was back in Omaha Saturday to work with several former Bluejays teammates, including Brody Deren and Michael Lindeman, on a Habitat for Humanity house near 18th and Lake Streets.
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