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May 19, 2010

Creighton in the News

His ‘gap year’ shows good taste
Omaha World-Herald, May 18, 2010
Oh, Creighton pre-med graduate Paul Akre will be wearing a white coat this fall. He’ll wrack his brain over organic compounds. He’ll wield sharp tools with precision. He’ll learn an age-old language. And though this won’t be an explicit part of his training he’ll no doubt consider the Hippocratic admonition to do no harm.
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Midtown's heart begins to beat
Omaha World-Herald, May 18, 2010
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss estimates the three-year construction phase created 2,300 jobs, $38.5 million in state and local tax revenue and $470 million in overall economic activity.
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Civilians In Cross Hairs Slow Troops
Wall Street Journal, Feb. 22, 2010
Creighton University School of Law graduate, Capt. Matthew Andrew, judge advocate for 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, advises the battalion about when it is legal to order the airstrikes. He examined the figures on the video feed closely. "I think you got it," Capt. Andrew said, giving the OK for the strike.
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Creighton vs. Nebraska: A look back
Omaha World-Herald, May 17, 2010
A look at the Creighton-Nebraska games at Rosenblatt since the state's two Division I programs began playing annually at the stadium in 1999.
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Vigness glad Jay seniors getting NCAA shot
Omaha World-Herald, May 17, 2010
This year’s NCAA selection show was much more fun for Creighton coach Brent Vigness and his Bluejay softball team. “Last year, we were hoping our name was called," Vigness said. “This year, we knew our name was going to be called. It was just a matter of when and where we were going."
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