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January 17, 2011

Creighton in the News

Airborne Prions Make for 100 Percent Lethal Whiff
Wired, Jan. 13, 2011
“I think this study is interesting and comprehensive, but my big question is this: Where do prions exist in aerosolized form?” said prion biologist Anthony Kincaid of Creighton University.
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Omaha Volunteers Remember Mission to Haiti
KPTM, Jan. 12, 2011
Creighton University today held a special mass to reflect on that tragedy that left 1.3 million Haitian homeless.
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Events to mark MLK legacy
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 14, 2011
Creighton University – “The Dream Continues … Celebrating, Community, Creighton” is theme of a series of events.
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The 2011 IT Agenda in Higher Ed: 3 Perspectives
Campus Technology, Jan. 13, 2011
At Creighton University in Omaha, NE, Brian Young, vice president for IT, is also bullish on his ability to fund and initiate several new projects in 2011.
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Heeding genetic red flags for breast-cancer risk
Spokane Journal of Business, Jan. 13, 2011
In the early 1990s, two gene mutations were discovered and isolated by researchers at the Creighton University School of Medicine's Hereditary Cancer Center.
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Roller coaster temps affect all
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 17, 2011
William Raynovich, head of emergency medical services education at Creighton, explains why changing temperatures could be dangerous.
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The best in business
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 16, 2011
John P. Schlegel, SJ is one of six people who has contributed significantly to Omaha's development and will be inducted into the Omaha Business Hall of Fame April 12.
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Other awards
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 15, 2011
Frank Peak received the Hughes and Lela Shanks “Lifetime” Award. Peak is the community outreach administrator for Creighton University Medical Center Partnership in Health.
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Indiana State buzzer-beater sinks Jays
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 16, 2011
The game-winning basket Sunday in Indiana State’s 61-59 win over Creighton came on an offensive rebound.
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Tritz helps Bluejay women pull away from Braves
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 15, 2011
Freshman Carli Tritz, who ended with team highs of 17 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three steals, helped put Bradley away during a four-minute stretch in the second half.
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