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March 18, 2010

Creighton in the News

Defining Democracy in Iraq
JURIST, March 17, 2010
JURIST Contributing Editor Michael Kelly of Creighton University School of Law says that while democracy in Iraq may look one way in second Iraqi general election on Sunday, it may evolve to look very different when the next election cycle rolls around and the American troops are gone.
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Supreme spouse brews up a debate
Omaha World-Herald, March 17, 2010
Stephen Sieberson, an associate professor who teaches legal ethics at Creighton University Law School, Virginia Thomas’ alma mater, noted that conflicts of interest involving the Supreme Court pose a unique challenge.
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Qualcomm (QCOM) Recently Added To Union Investment Groups Portfolio: Find Out Why
The Wall Street Transcipt, March 17, 2010
Creighton College of Business alum Ryan M. Sailer, CFA, is Vice President and Portfolio Manager of Union Investment Management Group, a division of Union Bank & Trust Company.
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Filling the rural prescription
Blue Mountain Eagle, March 17, 2010
Pharmacy student Stephanie Johnson is receiving her pharmacy training through Creighton University's online program. The Omaha, Neb., school is the only one in the country to offer an accredited doctor of pharmacy degree online.
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Around the world in 7 years
Helena.com, March 17, 2010
Creighton alumna Dawn Barnes reached her personal goal of running a marathon on each continent in seven years. “My original goal (with the 7-7-7) was to stay in shape, see the world and achieve something I otherwise would never do,” Barnes said. “But it ended up giving back far more than I ever expected."
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Campus Prepares for Tornado Drill
WOWT.com, March 17, 2010
Creighton University will hold its annual campus-wide tornado drill and testing of its emergency notification system (CUAlert) on Wednesday, March 24, at 10:10 a.m. in conjunction with Douglas County.
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Cubs GM Brings Baseball to Omaha Students' Math Class
KETV.com, March 16, 2010
The general manager of the Chicago Cubs and a former Creighton University baseball coach, Jim Hendry, brought a lesson to Omaha students Tuesday about baseball, statistics and perseverance.
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Ex-Jays will square off in 1st-round meeting
Omaha World-Herald, March 16, 2010
Creighton Athletic Director Bruce Rasmussen gets a courtside seat Sunday night in Minneapolis to see a couple of his disciples on sideline patrol.
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Revs sign Sinovic, Boggs to MLS contracts
The Miami Herald, March 15, 2010
The New England Revolution signed two of its picks from the 2010 MLS SuperDraft - defender Seth Sinovic from Creighton University and forward/midfielder Zak Boggs from the University of South Florida - the Major League Soccer club announced on Monday.
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Bluejays happy to perform their Civic duty
Omaha World-Herald, March 16, 2010
The Bluejays, who have struggled all season to make shots from beyond the arc, relied on their outside punch in posting an 89-78 victory that knocked South Dakota out of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.
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Creighton women welcome extra play
Omaha World-Herald, March 15, 2010
Seniors Chevelle Herring and Megan Neuvirth provided Creighton coach Jim Flanery with a couple of early indicators that his team will be ready to play in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.
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Jays end two slumps by topping Wildcats
Omaha World-Herald, March 16, 2010
Coming into Tuesday's contest at Kansas State, Creighton's recent success — or lack thereof — in Manhattan and against ranked teams had been equally frustrating: The Bluejays were 13-33-1 all-time at K-State with only four wins since 1990. And they were 0-8 in their last eight games against the Top 25.
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