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January 20, 2009

Creighton in the News

Even upside down, CU teen ‘fearless’
Omaha World-Herald, January 18, 2009
Columnist Mike Kelly featured Creighton junior Analise Harris, who is in Washington, D.C for the inaugural and is the winner of Creighton’s Martin Luther King Jr. Award.
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Beholding poetry, promise, progress
Omaha World-Herald, January 19, 2009
Jamal Jackson, 21, sees poetry in the convergence of those events, the annual holiday honoring America's most celebrated civil rights leader and the swearing-in of the nation's first African-American president.
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Nearly two dozen take Creighton buyout offer
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 17, 2009
Twenty-two people take Creighton University’s voluntary employee buyout offer. Read Full Story

Experts debate question of skilled-labor shortage
Omaha World-Herald, January 18, 2009
Whether or not there is a skilled-labor shortage is debatable, experts say. "The question about skilled labor is a complex one," says James Ault, associate professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Creighton University.
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Federal law change provides pharmacy professors with platform to discuss ethics, morals
Medill Reports, Jan. 15, 2009
James Spencer, assistant professor of pharmacy at Creighton University, educates students of ethical situations that may arise in the workforce.
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Seven are chosen for Hall of Fame
Omaha World-Herald, January 19, 2009
Creighton graduate and board member Frank L. Hayes is among those who will be inducted into the Omaha Business Hall of Fame April 16.
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Stormberg known for his compassion
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 18, 2009
Dr. Gene Stormberg, a graduate of the Creighton University School of Dentistry, spent 37 years teaching there and forging friendships with faculty, staff members and students.
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Omaha lawyer leaves many good friends, stories behind
Omaha World-Herald, January 20, 2009
Creighton law school graduate Bobby Fromkin loved the law, which he practiced in Omaha for 50 years.
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Men’s Basketball: Shockers battle Jays on boards
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 17, 2009
Wichita State that had been winless in Missouri Valley play defeated the Bluejays 74-61.
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Women’s Basketball: Jays survive slump to win 4th straight
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 18, 2009
The Creighton women won their fourth straight game, defeating Evansville 50-47. Read Full Story

Soccer: Gotsmanov picked in 2nd round
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 16, 2009
Former Creighton All-American Andrei Gotsmanov was taken in the second round of the MLS SuperDraft by the New England Revolution.
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