Public Relations  >  News Center  >  CU in the News  >  July 2017  >  July 18 2017
July 18 2017
1948 Creighton law school grad celebrates 99th birthday

Omaha World-Herald, July 15, 2017
Friends and relatives on Friday celebrated the 99th birthday of Laverne Abts, a World War II veteran believed to be the oldest living graduate of Creighton University School of Law.
Read Full Story

Former W-H reporter: Book is first history of Omaha zoo

Omaha World-Herald, July 15, 2017
A professor emeritus of journalism at Creighton University and a former World-Herald reporter, Wirth wrote the book with cooperation from zoo leaders.
Read Full Story

Watch out for these 2 spiders this summer

Daily Nonpareil, July 14, 2017
Creighton University entomologist Theodore Burk said the black widow has a distinctive shiny, black appearance with a red hourglass shape on the bottom of its over-sized abdomen.
Read Full Story

Your credit score soon will get a buffer from medical-debt wrecks

East Bay Times, July 17, 2017
The 180-day waiting period is a big step forward toward a more equitable process, said Julie Kalkowski, executive director of the Financial Hope Collaborative at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., which provides financial education and coaching to low-income, single mothers.
Read Full Story

Rural Nebraska Facing Nursing Shortage

WNAX, July 17, 2017
Dr. Naomi Olson graduated in May with her doctorate in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program at Creighton University and decided to stay where her roots are in Grand Island to practice medicine.
Read Full Story