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November 7, 2012
Watch the Fed, not who wins the election

CBS MarketWatch, Nov. 3, 2012
“Our analysis supports the notion that security returns are significantly related to shifts in Fed monetary policy, political gridlock and the year of the presidential term,” wrote the authors of the study, Scott Beyer, a professor at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh; Luis Garcia-Feijoo, an assistant professor at Florida Atlantic University; Gerald Jensen, a professor at Northern Illinois University; and Robert Johnson, a professor at Creighton University.
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Creighton to celebrate Vatican Council II

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 6, 2012
Creighton University begins its four-year celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council on Friday and Saturday.
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Early voters see long lines to skip the polls

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 31, 2012
Bill Raynovich, an associate professor at Creighton University, stood in a line of early voters Tuesday that extended outside the doors of the Douglas County Election Commissioner's Office and weaved onto the sidewalk.
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My Semicolon Life: Just like that, I've got cancer

USA Today, Nov. 4, 2012
USA TODAY's Nashville music critic on fighting colon cancer and learning he has a genetic disorder called Lynch syndrome named for Creighton University Herditary Cancer specialist Henry Lynch.
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Douglas County sees largest whooping cough outbreak in decades

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 4, 2012
Kassaundra Hartley, a junior at Creighton University, recently had her second bout with whooping cough.
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Scavenger Hunt to Highlight Wheelchair difficulties at Creighton

WOWT, Nov. 6, 2012
On Thursday, Nov. 7, 2012, at 4 p.m. starting at the Skutt Student Center, more than 50 Creighton students are expected to experience wheeling through campus rather than walking.
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Five Iowa congressman, four available congressional seats

Radio Iowa, Nov. 5, 2012
“Losing a congressional district sort of really re-rolled the dice,” says Creighton University political science professor Richard Witmer.
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