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August 18, 2016
Editorial: Biosciences Grow Jobs for Midlanders

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 18, 2016
Creighton University’s bioscience entrepreneurship program is widely respected.
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Editorial, 8/17: Conservative Case Against Death Penalty

Lincoln Journal Star, Aug. 17, 2016
Before he did research into how much the death penalty costs taxpayers, Creighton University Economist Ernie Goss was like a lot of Nebraskans; he wanted to reinstate capital punishment.
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Peterson criticizes death penalty study, which says state spends $14.6 million annually on capital punishment

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 17, 2016
A report commissioned by Retain a Just Nebraska attributed much of the higher cost of the death penalty to the number of appeals in capital cases. The analysis was conducted by Creighton University economist Ernie Goss.
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Distinguished Calcium, Vitamin D Researcher Dr Robert Heaney Passes

Nutra Ingredients-USA, Aug. 17, 2016
In a tribute published on the National Dairy Council website, Dr. Heaney’s contribution to science was described as “substantial and no one will be able to completely fill his shoes. The best tribute we can pay him is to continue advocating for bone health and nutrition in the way he modeled for us.”
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Omaha Streets With Historic Origins

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 18, 2016
Ed Creighton Avenue
The businessman’s widow, Mary, bequeathed funds designated for establishment of a college that would serve as a memorial to her husband. Creighton University opened in 1878.
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