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November 13, 2009

Creighton in the News

It's the season of falls
Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 13, 2009
Three people with injuries recently were treated at the Creighton University Medical Center emergency room after falling from ladders, said Dr. Wesley Grigsby, chairman of the emergency department.
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So, who invited Hamid Karzai anyway?
Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 11, 2009
Robert Bates, a retired insurance executive and chairman of the three-year-old ethics alliance based at Creighton University, said some of the group's 125 trustees objected to the invitation, as well as last year's appearance by former Mexican President Vicente Fox.
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Florida Young Adult Receives National Award For Efforts To Support Farmworkers
Metro Catholic, Nov. 11, 2009
Raquel (Kelly) Orbik, a recent graduate of Creighton who now works in Creighton’s Center for Service and Justice, was among four finalists mentioned for the 2009 Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award for her work to facilitate experiences of solidarity for students at Creighton University.
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Latinos to honor leaders, students
Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 13, 2009
Ÿ Ricardo Ariza, director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs at Creighton University, education award.
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Battle for Whiteclay rages
Gateway, Nov. 13, 2009
Taylor Keen of Creighton University, a professor of business and director of Creighton's Native American Center, presented a lecture called "The Tragedy of Whiteclay, Nebraska: Alcohol and Sovereignty" as part of UNO's Native American Heritage Month's lineup of events.
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Young optimistic despite knee injury
Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 12, 2009
Antoine Young, Creighton's projected starter at point guard, has joined the list of the Bluejays' walking wounded.
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Houts a steady hand as Bluejays rebuild
Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 12, 2009
If it weren’t for the knee injury Jessica Houts suffered in 2007, Creighton’s star middle blocker wouldn’t have been around to play for the Bluejays in 2009.
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