Public Relations  >  News Center  >  CU in the News  >  August, 2012  >  August 27, 2012
August 27, 2012
$3.12 million CU grant fuels study of arteries, vitamin D

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 27, 2012
A professor and researcher at the Creighton University School of Medicine is working to find out why arteries clog up again after stents are used.
Read Full Story

Gene Kelly’s footwork still inspires dancers of today

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 23, 2012
For Creighton University dance instructor Patrick Roddy, whose resume includes Broadway and touring credits, Kelly and Fred Astaire stood apart from a crowd of great dancers in the golden age of the movie musical — and had more in common than readily meets the eye.
Read Full Story

These Rankings Reward ‘Effective and Inexpensive’ Colleges

The Chronicle of Higher Education, Aug. 27, 2012
Washington Monthly doesn’t rank colleges the same way U.S. News & World Report does. That’s why the University of California at San Diego tops its list of national universities, and Harvard University comes in at No. 11. Take a deep breath, ye proponents of prestige.
Creighton Ranking found here
Read full Story

Shatel: Makeover continues with Creighton facility

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 22, 2012
The latest addition to the cool stuff family will be a spanking new Creighton basketball practice facility, complete with new courts, plush locker rooms and whatever else coach Greg McDermott needs to feed the Bluejay Beast.
Read Full Story

Bluejays net USF Invitational title

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 25, 2012
Wisconsin native Kelli Browning had a career-high 16 kills to help Creighton overcame a first-set loss to top the Badgers 17-25, 25-14, 25-20, 25-22 Saturday to capture the USF Invitational championship.
Read Full Story