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January 26, 2009

Creighton in the News

Jesuit alumni populate 111th Congress
National Catholic Reporter, January 23, 2009
Officials of U.S. Jesuit colleges and universities have something to crow about… 52 members of the 111th Congress are alumni of their institutions.
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Guantanamo is Closing: Now What?
Jurist, January 22, 2009
JURIST Contributing Editor Michael Kelly of Creighton University School of Law says the pending closure of the Guantanamo Bay prison by executive order pointedly leaves open the politically and legally troubling question of what to do with all the detainees.
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PROGRESS 2009 AG & INDUSTRY: Farmers worry about 2009
Grand Forks Herald, Jan. 25, 2009
Farmers appear worried about their 2009 profits, and they have scaled back their equipment purchases, according to Creighton University Economics Professor Ernie Goss’ latest Mainstreet survey.
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Jason to Debate Israel, Gaza on Blog Talk Radio
Poli-Gazette, Jan. 24, 2009
Creighton University Political Science Professor Jason Steck appeared on “Heading Left” Blog Talk Radio to debate the Israel / Gaza war of earlier this month.
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Gray winter skies leave some feeling SAD
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 24, 2009
Seasonal affective disorder appears to be related to the interaction between the sun, the eye and the brain, which affects the production of a hormone called melatonin, said Dr. Daniel R. Wilson, chairman of psychiatry at Creighton University.
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Passion, expertise solid combo for starting, growing a business
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 25, 2009
Thinking of launching a business or growing an existing business? Here are some tips from Anne York, director of Creighton University’s Entrepreneurship Program.
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Women's Basketball: Neuvirth, defense key Jays
Omaha World-Herald, Jan.24, 2009
Defense continues to dictate for the Creighton women's basketball team, as the Bluejays held their fourth straight Missouri Valley opponent below 50 points on Friday.
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Men's Basketball: Bluejays go cold in second half
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 24, 2009
The Bluejays missed 16 of 20 shots on their final 24 possessions and never made baskets on consecutive possessions.
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Anthony Tolliver of D-League Iowa Energy Signs with New Orleans Hornets
MLN Sports, Jan 22, 2009
The New Orleans Hornets today signed Iowa Energy forward Anthony Tolliver, making him the fifth GATORADE Call-Up of the 2008-09 NBA Development League season
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