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August 29, 2016
Grace: On Day of Free Care, Dentist Opens Office for Patients Without Insurance or Options

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 28, 2016
Creighton’s dental school offers a year-round clinic that serves about 11,000 people annually. The university is poised to serve more with a soon-to-come new dental school building that will provide more clinic space and more dental students to help.
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After 100 Years, the National Parks Still Define Us as Americans

History News Network, Aug. 27, 2016
Even in the summers of divisiveness that have escalated to disheartening hostility and violence, the parks reflect America’s ideal of inclusivity. Heather Fryer is the Fr. Henry W. Casper, SJ professor of history at Creighton University.
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'Traveling With Virtual Beth': After Wife Died, Grief-Stricken Husband Created Tiny Memorials With Bits of Her Ashes, Left Them in Places He Visited

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 28, 2016
Today, Tim is back in the classroom at Creighton. He wouldn’t say he’s happy. He wouldn’t even say he has approached a new normal. He just tries to get through every day as best he can. For the time being, he’s continuing with the blog and creating his loving tributes.
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Judge Took 2-Year Path to Bench

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 27, 2016
Judge Robert Rossiter Jr., a longtime Omaha lawyer, now officially wears the robe of a U.S. District Court judge. He graduated from Creighton University School of Law in 1981, where he served as the executive editor of the Creighton Law Review.
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Marcotte, 91, Remembered for ‘Insatiable Curiosity’

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 27, 2016
Robert Marcotte is remembered by family as a renaissance man — a man’s man with a great sense of humor who could tell a wicked story. Marcotte graduated from Creighton University School of Law in 1951.
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'Committed and Compassionate,' Nun Killed in Mississippi Had Studied at Creighton in 1980s

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 27, 2016
Sister Margaret Held, one of the two nuns killed this week in Mississippi, studied nursing at Creighton University in the 1980s. Creighton is planning a Mass to honor the two nuns. The service is set for noon Sept. 2 at St. John’s Church.
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Mississippi man confesses to killing 2 nuns, sheriff says

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 27, 2016
Held attended Creighton University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in nursing in 1981.
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Rural Mainstreet Index: Farmland Expected to Decline Further

Daily Agenda Today, Aug. 29, 2016
The Creighton University Rural Mainstreet Index rose for August, but remained below growth neutral for the 12th straight month, according to the monthly survey of bank CEOs in rural areas of a 10-state region dependent on agriculture and/or energy.
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