Public Relations  >  News Center  >  CU in the News  >  July, 2011  >  July 26, 2011
July 26, 2011
D'oh! 8 foolish food mistakes you're making

MSNBC, July 25, 2011
According to a study from Creighton University in Nebraska, fortified soy milks may deliver only 25% to 79% of the promised calcium, depending on the type used and the way it's added.
Read Full Story

Debt-limit stalemate worrying investors

WCF Courier, July 25, 2011
In the event of a default, stock portfolios could take a short-term hit and small U.S. companies likely would be hurt most, said Creighton University economist Ernie Goss.
Read Full Story

Iowa's jobless rate holds at 6 percent

Des Moines Register, July 22, 2011
"The federal stimulus money has run out, and most states and local governments are under pressure to reduce costs," said Ernie Goss, an economist at Creighton University in Omaha. "Employment is about the only cost they can reduce."
Read Full Story

Dispute Resolution Programs at Creighton University Receive Top Honors By U.S. News & World Report, Ranking in Top 15 for 2011

Benzinga, July 25, 2011
U. S. News & World Report ranked Creighton University School of Law among the top tier of more than 200 law schools nationwide offering courses in dispute resolution.
Read Full Story

Beetle mania rocks yard, garden

Omaha World-Herald, July 24, 2011
"This is the first year they've really had a population explosion here," said Ted Burk, a Creighton University biologist whose specialties include insects.
Read Full Story

Kelly: Weather disaster hits home

Omaha World-Herald, July 24, 2011 Who ever would have forecast this: a longtime Creighton University meteorologist fleeing a wildfire in his pickup truck, watching in the rearview mirror as a "fire tornado" struck his Arizona home?
Read Full Story

Good Deeds: July 24

Omaha World-Herald, July 24, 2011 A little wine, a little music: Slattery Vintage Estates is teaming with the Creighton University School of Medicine's Magis Clinic for a day of live music, free wine tastings, beer and food. The event will be from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 31, at the Nehawka, Neb., vineyard.
Read Full Story

Former Councilman Lo dies

Omaha World-Herald, July 26, 2011
Lo earned a degree in political science from Creighton University in 1983. In 1980, Lo founded the Lao-Hmong Association of Nebraska, a refugee service. He became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1988.
Read Full Story

Founders' Day Profile: Founders' Favorite - Dr. Time Stirneman

Algonquin Patch, July 26, 2011
Dr. Timothy Stirneman is a 1990 graduate of Creighton University School of Dentistry and has dedicated his career to making a difference in people's lives.
Read Full Story

For more information contact:
Cindy Workman (402) 280-2969