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October 2, 2008

Creighton in the News

Report: Midwest Economy to Stay Weak
KETV.com – Oct. 1, 2008
A Creighton University professor said the report means families may change their spending habits. Ernie Goss said he expects streets and stores to be less.
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Government-Backed College Loans Secure, Despite Tight Credit Market
KETV.com – Oct. 1, 2008
Creighton University financial aid director Robert Walker said most students there finance their education through federal Stafford loans, which are backed. Robert Walker, director of Financial aid at Creighton is quoted.
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Muslim student embraces the rigors of his faith
Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 27, 2008
Paymon Nanji, a sophomore at Creighton University is featured in this article about his experience as a college student and participating in Ramadan.
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Hit the road for fine pottery
Omaha World-Herald, Oct.2, 2008
Creighton University fine arts professors Amy Nelson and Doug Shroder, are having their pottery shown off at the Omaha North Hills Pottery Tour.
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Creighton marks a degree of success
Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 30, 2008
Creighton University president and others, the Rev. John P. Schlegel celebrated the 50th anniversary of the School of Nursing’s bachelor of science in nursing degree at the Golden Jubilee luncheon.
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Scholarships awarded
Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 30, 2008
Josh Potter, a 2008 Creighton University graduate was awarded the Pi Sigma Alpha/Howard Penniman Graduate Scholarship.
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Michael R. McCarthy Elected to Union Pacific Corporation Board of Directors
The Wall Street Journal, Sept. 30, 2008
Michael R. McCarthy, a member of the community board for Creighton University is elected to Union Pacific Corporation Board of Directors.
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Studies Ignite Hope for Long-Acting Allergy Vaccines
The Washington Post, Sept. 28, 2008
Dr. Thomas B. Casale, chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology at Creighton University School of Medicine is featured in this article about allergy vaccines.
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Men’s Basketball: Talk not cheap for ex-Jay
Omaha World-Herald, Oct.1, 2008
Creighton University former basketball player Nick Bahe has signed on to do radio and television commentary on Bluejay basketball this season.
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Men’s Soccer: Young Creighton defense exceeds expectations so far
Omaha World-Herald, Oct.1, 2008
Although having an inexperienced collegiate goalkeeper and four new players to the program, Creighton is ranked sixth nationally in defense.
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