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February 4, 2010

Creighton in the News

Call to Omaha helped save victims
Omaha World-Herald, Feb. 2, 2010
It all started Friday evening with an urgent phone call to Omaha from a Creighton University doctor treating Haitian earthquake victims. Seven patients at a small hospital 30 miles from Port-au-Prince would die within days if they weren't evacuated to receive more extensive care. Donations for Haiti relief efforts are ongoing through ILAC.
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Healing & hope in Haiti
Naperville Sun, Feb. 4, 2010
Dr. William Gossman, the Creighton doctor, saved lives by prioritizing patients and giving antibiotics to the injured.
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Creighton survey says economic recovery is picking up steam
Radio Iowa, Feb. 3, 2010
The region’s economic recovery is picking up steam, according to a Creighton University survey of business leaders in Iowa and eight other Midwestern and Plains states. Creighton economist Ernie Goss says it’s the fourth time in the past six months the survey showed a rise in Iowa’s business conditions index, one of the state’s chief economic indicators.
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Briefly: News Notes for Wednesday
Digital media focus of seminar at Creighton

Omaha World-Herald, Feb. 3, 2010
Explore the world of digital media and take part in a hands-on, skill-enhancing seminar presented by the Omaha Press Club Foundation on Feb. 27. The seminar, from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at Creighton University's Apple Authorized Training Center, will cover the fast-changing digital media landscape.
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Noise-Damaged Hair Cells Can Regrow Stereocilia in Mammals if Rescued in Time
NIH News, Feb. 4, 2010
New NIDCD-funded research from Creighton University, Nebraska, and the Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, says that hair cells damaged by noise may have more life in them than we once thought.
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Remembering Doug Brookins
Goshen News, Jan. 25, 2010
Doug Brookins went on to play at Creighton University where he scored 1,115 career points. As a senior, he was the No. 2 free-throw shooter in the nation at 88.2 per cent.
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Creighton rallies in second half to earn win
Omaha World-Herald, Feb. 3, 2010
Creighton ended its season-long struggle to make shots Wednesday night in record-breaking fashion.
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Creighton picked to finish third
Omaha World-Herald, Feb. 2, 2010
The Creighton baseball team received one first-place vote and was picked to finish third in the Missouri Valley by league coaches.
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