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January 20, 2017
Creighton University Professors Predict Trump’s Move in Office

Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 20, 2017
A six-member Creighton University panel Thursday night took on the tough task of predicting what to expect of President Donald Trump. Trump didn’t follow contemporary political norms in the campaign, said Palma Strand of Creighton’s School of Law. “What do you do with a guy like that?” Strand asked, saying there is “a huge number of question marks out there.”
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Don’t Tell Farmers Economy Is Getting Better; It’s Not

Yahoo Finance, Jan. 20, 2017
The Creighton University Rural Mainstreet Index remained weak with a reading below growth neutral for the 16th straight month, according to the monthly survey of bank CEOs in rural areas of a 10-state region dependent on agriculture and/or energy.
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4 Reasons Why You Still Need to Apply Sunscreen in the Winter

Dr. Oz, Jan. 19, 2017
"Skin that's chafed or cracked has a broken barrier," says Julie K. Salmon, MD, an associate professor of medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine in Phoenix.
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Two Nights of Music Inspired by the Bard

Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 20, 2017
The Omaha symphony will perform excerpts from Walton’s Academy Award-nominated piece along with speeches from the play, all in chronological order and including the most important scenes. Stage actor Zach Appelman will portray Henry V and the Omaha Symphonic Chorus and the Creighton University Chamber Choir will be featured. Appelman recently played that role in the Folger Theater’s acclaimed production of “Henry V.”
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Schumacher Appointed as District Court Judge

Liberty Tribune, Jan. 18, 2017
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has appointed Julie Schumacher, of Schleswig, Iowa, as a district judge in the 3rd Judicial District in Northwest Iowa. She earned her law degree from Creighton University in 1993.
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A Dynamic Duo: Maximizing Workflow and Clinical Success with Celtra Duo, Calibra Ceram, and Prime&Bond Elect

Delta Economics, Jan. 16, 2017
“With the evolution of digital workflows in dentistry, it is important to choose consumable materials that are easy to use, robust, and suitable for varying clinical situations,” said Jason Goodchild, associate professor at Creighton University School of Dentistry. “This can result in streamlined inventory, intimate product knowledge, and potentially better outcomes for patients.”
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