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January 19, 2011

Creighton in the News

Bet the farm: Cropland prices soar 20%
CNN Money, Jan. 19, 2011
Land prices in the states centered on Iowa grew at a 15% to 20% clip, annualized, over the last six months of the year, according to Creighton University economist Ernie Goss.
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Editorial: Florida should aspire to an economy not dependent on the false dreams of the gaming industry
TC Palm, Jan. 19, 2011
A 2004 study titled "The Impact of Casino Gambling on Bankruptcy Rates: A County Level Analysis" matched 250 counties nationwide that had legalized casino gambling with 250 counties without casinos. Creighton University law professor Edward Morse and economics professor Ernie Goss compared the bankruptcy rates in those matching counties over several years.
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Honoring the Legacy of MLK and one Local Omaha Woman
KPTM, Jan. 17, 2011
During Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Creighton University, attendees also honored the legacy of a young Omaha woman, Karen Jenkins.
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Get to Know: Chris Knauf, 34
Des Moines Register, Jan. 18, 2011
Knauf graduated from Creighton University in 1998 and Creighton School of Law in 2001.
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Wheaton Woman Represents CDH on National Level
Wheaton Patch, Jan. 18, 2011
Creighton graduate Kate Clarke-Pascente, LCPC, of Wheaton, Ill. was recently named president-elect of the Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (SHCA), a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association.
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Jays say Braves will pose a threat
Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 18, 2011
One thought kept flashing through Creighton coach Greg McDermott's mind as he watched Bradley play Missouri State on Sunday night.
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Dynamo add depth at goalie
Houston Chronicle, Jan. 18, 2011
The Dynamo chose Creighton University defender-midfielder Sergio Castillo to join their team.
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