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December 10, 2013
Mandela’s political revolution in a racially divided nation

Atlantic Post, Dec. 6, 2013
Baba G. Jallow is Assistant Professor of History and Director of the African Studies Program at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. He wrote this opinion piece for the Atlantic Post.
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Value investing for retirement portfolios

Market Watch, Dec. 7, 2013
Bob Johnson, a faculty member of the Heider College of Business at Creighton University and co-author of Strategic Value Investing, agrees that those with a very short-term time horizon shouldn’t have much exposure to the stock market.
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Creighton students create apps to rate bathrooms, prevent drunk-dialing

Omaha World-Herald, Dec. 4, 3013
A campus bathroom rating system, a parking spot finder, a GPA calculator and a recipe generator based on the ingredients in your kitchen will be among the mobile apps on display at the second annual Argy Bargy showcase at Creighton University on Thursday afternoon.
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Empty Bowls To Benefit Siena Francis

WOWT, Dec. 5, 2013
It's the time of year to give back and one group of Creighton students is embracing that idea.
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Pastors and priests also work as EMTs, calligraphers and more

Omaha World-Herald, Dec. 5, 2013
Those are among the many pictures from the career of Rev. Don Doll, a Jesuit priest and professor of journalism at Creighton University.
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25-Hydroxyvitamin D Response to Graded Vitamin D3 Supplementation Among Obese Adults

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Dec. 2013
Guidelines have suggested that obese adults need 2 to 3 times more vitamin D than lean adults to treat vitamin D deficiency, but few studies have evaluated the vitamin D dose response in obese subjects.
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Creighton U. to host summit focused on child education, health care issues in Nebraska

Daily Journal, Dec. 4, 2013
Creighton University is hosting an annual summit focused on children's education and health care issues in Nebraska.
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CW Youth Center keeps kids off the streets and in the ring

Omaha World-Herald, Dec. 7, 2013
Washington said he hopes the new location will work, though it needs some renovations. Some of that has already been done with the help of 40 volunteers from TD Ameritrade and members of Phi Delta Theta fraternity from Creighton University. They painted the outside and basement of the building last month. But much still needs to be done.
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Big Brothers Big Sisters mentor backlog keeps boy waiting more than a year

Omaha World-Herald, Dec. 3, 2013
Sonia, 11, has had Sally Breining, a Creighton University medical student, as a mentor for about a year. Two to four times a month, they go out to eat, visit museums, make pottery or hang out at Breining's house.
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