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August 19, 2019

Native American Voters, Once Overlooked, Seek Role for 2020

New York Times, August 17, 2019
As more Native Americans gain access to the polls, they may be a powerful asset for candidates. Richard Witmer, a political scientist from Creighton University who specializes in American Indian politics and policy, said the Native American vote can swing a close national election.
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Hypnotism, gnomes and a banana-slicked slide: How Nebraska colleges will start the school year

Omaha World-Herald, August 17, 2019
“When I was a freshman going through Welcome Week, I wasn’t fully ready to leave home yet,” said Nick Goodenow, a Creighton University senior from Okoboji, Iowa. “It’s a process. I would always recommend, just take it day by day.”
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Millennials are determined to retire early. Here's how they can actually pull it off

NBC News.com, August 14, 2019
“Invest in a diversified portfolio of small stocks,” says Dr. Robert R. Johnson, CFA, CAIA, chairman and CEO of Economic Index Associates and professor of finance, Heider College of Business, Creighton University.
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Creighton University seeking input, solutions from rural communities for diabetes research

KFMT, August 9, 2019
Creighton University has been awarded two grants to improve medical outcomes for people diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in rural areas of Nebraska and Iowa, where receiving access to specialized care is challenging for people affected by the condition.
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Midlands Voices: Puerto Ricans don't need more U.S. government help

Omaha World-Herald, July 31, 2019
The writer, Jacqueline N. Font-Guzmán,is a professor of law and conflict studies and director of the negotiation and conflict resolution program in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Creighton University Graduate School.
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