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June 16, 2010

Creighton in the News

Immigration reform hope shared
Omaha World Herald, June 16, 2010
Maria Teresa Gaston, director of the Creighton University Center for Services and Justice, said the goal is to get federal leaders to create a new immigration policy that makes the legalization process easier for immigrants.
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Sunni Islam: What Students Need To Know
Eurasia Review, June 12, 2010
John Calvert is the Fr. Henry W. Casper, S.J. Associate Professor of History at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. This essay is excerpted from his book “Divisions within Islam.”
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Compassion ruled Judge McGrath
Omaha World-Herald, June 11, 2010
Jack McGrath graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, intending to teach history, until friends suggested he attend law school. He graduated from Creighton University Law School in 1971.
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Former Christ the King pastor dies
Omaha World-Herald, June 15, 2010
Gass attended Creighton University and St. Louis, Mo., Preparatory Seminary School. He graduated from St. Thomas Seminary in Denver in 1953, the same year he was ordained in Omaha.
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O! Dude to greet CWS visitors
Omaha World-Herald, June 15, 2010
Bruning made the statue’s running shorts and T-shirt out of aluminum mesh. A large “O” and heart –– which will be illuminated using LED lights –– will be visible inside the T-shirt. The statue’s face and hands will be copper in color, and its shorts painted Husker red. “I’m going to paint his shoelaces blue as a nod to Creighton University,” Bruning said.
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Good deeds: Monday
Omaha World Herald, June 14, 2010
Students, faculty and staff members at Creighton University and the University of Nebraska at Omaha have collected more than 5,100 erasers and rulers for the Salvation Army's backpack program.
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