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July 26, 2016
Creighton President Set To Ride Across Iowa

KFAB, July 22, 2016
“RAGBRAI is a ride that you hear about all across the country and I am looking forward to getting out into the summer air, putting feet to the pedal, and meeting a lot of wonderful and interesting people,” Father Hendrickson said.
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'You'd never expect to see something like that': Mystery of grotto has inspired variety of stories

Omaha World-Herald, July 25, 2016
In 1907, Omaha philanthropist John A. Creighton, a longtime supporter of the hospital, died, leaving a substantial amount of money to the sisters in his will. The inheritance ushered in a period of growth for the hospital from 1908 to 1911.
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Despite medical backing, HPV vaccine rates remain low amid sexual and moral controversy

Omaha World-Herald, July 25, 2016
“About all of us have family members impacted by cancer,” said Laura Hansen, a professor of biomedical sciences at Creighton University. By having their kids vaccinated, she said, “Every parent could make an impact on cancer deaths.”
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Bookends: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks to speak in Omaha

Omaha World-Herald, July 25, 2016
Geraldine Brooks, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “March,” will speak this fall in Omaha. Her speech will be the 26th Women and Health Lecture through Creighton University’s Center for Health Policy and Ethics.
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The secret shame of middle-class Americans

The Virginian-Pilot, July 24, 2016
“You are more likely to hear from your buddy that he is on Viagra than that he has credit-card problems,” says Brad Klontz, a financial psychologist who teaches at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb.
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P4K University pushes teen to work harder in life – not just school

Omaha World-Herald, July 25, 2016
Additional P4K University sessions include STEM-focused P4K Blast, an arts workshop, and a mini-medical and dental school in partnership with Creighton University.
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Index indicates weakening rural economy

The State-Journal Register, July 23, 2016
"Over the past 12 months, farm prices have fallen 9 percent and livestock prices are off 16 percent. These weak agriculture commodity prices are pushing the overall Rural Main Street economy lower, Creighton economist Ernie Goss said in the report.
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Survey: Rural Economies Continue to Struggle

High Plains Public Radio, July 21, 2016
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says the overall index has remained below neutral for 11 straight months. In the past year, farm prices are down nine percent and livestock prices are down 16 percent.
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Sokolovske retiring as district judge

Sioux City Journal, July 26, 2016
On Thursday, Mary Jane Sokolovske will retire from her district judge position, though she'll still serve 13 weeks a year as a senior judge. She graduated from Creighton University School of Law in 1977.
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