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November 11, 2016
Med School Deans Favor Bumping 16-Hour Shifts to 24 Hours for First-Year Docs

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 11, 2016
Even with the change, Joann Porter, MD, associate dean for graduate medical education at Creighton University, residents’ work schedules still would include a number of other limitations or “protections from fatigue.”
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Creighton University Increasing Campus Security

KETV, Nov. 9, 2016
"Most recently, we’re taking on some additional measures with our two residence halls that are south of the interstate, which are separated by the interstate to campus," Creighton vice president of administration John Wilhelm said.
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Creighton University Steps Up Security Measures After Student Harassment on Campus

FOX42, Nov. 10, 2016
“We take these situations very seriously and are make changes to our shuttle/Jayride programs, launching a new notification service for campus-based students to keep them informed and immediately initiating an enhanced security presence.”
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Omahans, Red and Blue, Have Hopes for Trump

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 10, 2016
“Nebraska and this part of the country, including Iowa, depends heavily on trade. I hope when he was saying things about trade and tariffs, he was just winking,” Creighton economics professor Ernie Goss said.
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3 Ways Your Brain Tricks You Into Using the Wrong Credit Cards

Reno Gazette-Journal, Nov. 10, 2016
“We’re all cognitively lazy,” says Brad Klontz, a certified financial planner and associate professor of financial psychology at Creighton University. “Our natural tendency is to stay exactly where we are.”
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Part Two of ‘War of Roses’ Theater Collaboration Debuts

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 10, 2016
The second play, “A War of Roses: A Fire Within,” premieres Friday night at Creighton. It deals with the aftermath of battles between France and England during the time of Henry VI, and the York family’s plan to seize the throne from the Lancasters. Factions form — white for York, red for Lancaster — and war ensues.
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Art Notes

Omaha World-Herald, Nov. 10, 2016
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, 801 Third Corso, Nebraska City. “In the Presence of Trees.” The solo exhibition features photography by Creighton University art professor, the Rev. Michael Flecky, SJ. Nov. 14 through Dec. 16.
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