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July 12, 2016
Crowdfund your next burger

CNBC, July 6, 2016
"Our customers purchase into a live animal, see the pastures it grazed and the family who raised it, and even know the pedigree of their steak," said Hannah Raudsepp, founder of Honest Beef Company. Raudsepp is a 2013 graduate of Creighton University.
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Dr. A. Barron Breland: Energizing Omaha?s Choral Scene

Omaha Magazine, July 8, 2016
Within a year of his arrival, the Creighton Chamber Choir, which requires auditions, and the University Chorus, which does not, each doubled their number of concerts to two per semester. The repertoire became ambitious. The expectations grew, even though Breland knew the parameters before he accepted the job.
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Farm income is the lowest since 2002. Here's why you should care

Desert News, July 11, 2016
“In the rural areas, there are lots of companies with strong ties to agriculture. So you see it play out clearly in those communities,” said Ernest Goss, an economist at Creighton University.
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USDA Farming Forecasts Are Being Realized across the U.S.

Growing Wisconsin, July 12, 2016
Compounding the situation, a recent Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) survey conducted by Dr. Ernie Goss revealed that, for the 10th straight month, the overall index has remained below growth neutral.
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Higher Education Notes

Omaha World-Herald, July 11, 2016
“Hustlen Hazel” by professor Jinmei Yuan landed a People’s Literature Award for the Best Novels for 2014 and 2015, which honors five top Chinese language novels.
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