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March 14, 2013
Some at Creighton say pope's Jesuit background may signal his approach

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 13, 2013
Several representatives from Creighton University, one of 28 Jesuit universities in the United States, say the new pope's Jesuit background could signal how he might serve as the leader of the Roman Catholic Church.
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A wish that the new pope will give us all hope

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 14, 2013
“I'm thrilled that he's got a real feeling for the poor,” said the Rev. Don Doll, a Jesuit priest at Creighton University in Omaha.
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Catholics use social media to follow papal election

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 11, 2013
Eileen Burke-Sullivan, associate professor of theology at Creighton University, said some Catholics feel an obligation to learn as much as possible about the process and the cardinals.
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Creighton is headquarters for study of author Henry James through his letters

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 12, 2013
More than 1,000 miles from Henry James' New York City birthplace, a cluttered office on the Creighton University campus has become the international headquarters for study of the famed expatriate author.
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Creighton names first provost after nationwide search

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 7, 2013
Creighton University named its first provost Tuesday after over a year of searching across the country.
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Creighton magazine Shadows honored

Omaha World-Herald, March 10 2013
Shadows, Creighton University’s biannual literature and arts magazine, has been awarded a gold medal certificate from the Columbia University Scholastic Press Association.
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Glee Club performance raises funds for student scholarships

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 14, 2013
The concert will be Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at St. John Church on the Creighton University campus. The visit, sponsored by The Notre Dame Club of Omaha, is the final stop on the club’s spring tour.
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Good Deeds, March 10

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 10, 2013
The Veterans in Business Forum is raising money for the annual Families of the Fallen Dinner, which will be May 17. Speaker and author Jim Meier will give two presentations with all of proceeds going for the dinner. The first will be the 11 a.m. to noon March 27 Let Great Voices Speak! at the Creighton University Harper Center auditorium, 2500 California Plaza.
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Omahan Eileen Ryan, 84, supported CU academics, sports

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 9, 2013
Ryan and her husband have long had ties to Creighton University. Wayne Ryan was a researcher and professor of microbiology at CU before founding Streck Laboratories in 1971.
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Creighton's Josh Jones won't quit

ESPN, March 12, 2013
It was the last Saturday of a long February in Omaha, and Josh Jones was forcing down a steak dinner at a local watering hole while his Creighton basketball team played a BracketBusters game on the high-def TVs around him.
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Bluejays make national appearances

Omaha World-Herald, Mar. 12, 2013
After sweeping the Missouri Valley Conference regular season and tournament titles, Creighton basketball players have made a number of national appearances.
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