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October 29, 2010

Creighton in the News

Teacher honored as finalist
Daily Nonpareil Online, Oct. 28, 2010
Masker, a vocal music teacher, has been teaching for 33 years. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary and secondary education from Northwest Missouri State and her Master of Science in elementary administration from Creighton University.
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AICPA Presents Purcell with Dixon Memorial Award
WebCPA, Oct. 27, 2010
Creighton University accounting and law professor Thomas J. Purcell III received the American Institute of CPAs’ 2010 Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, the highest award given by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.
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3rd Annual Highlight Midwest to be held in Omaha on Nov. 18th
Silicon Prairie News, Oct. 26, 2010
In the evening, everyone will migrate to Creighton University for cocktails and mingling, and three representatives from each of Omaha, Kansas City, and Des Moines will give larger presentations.
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Farm Equipment, Land Prices Maintain Improvement in Creighton Report
MachineFinder, Oct. 25, 2010
Creighton University's Rural Mainstreet Index showed farm equipment sales saw growth for yet another month.
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South Dakota Employment Update
American Chronicle, Oct. 25, 2010
Employment in South Dakota remains well above national averages and is expected to return to pre-recession levels by mid 2011 according to Ernie Goss, a Creighton University economics professor.
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Lifestyle overhaul can cut diabetes risk
Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 26, 2010
Groups like that can have a huge effect, said Dr. Birgit Khandalavala, a bariatric physician at Creighton University Medical Center.
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Bluejay women clinch Valley title with victory
Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 28, 2010
Two Omaha natives teamed up in overtime to help give the Creighton women’s soccer team its first Missouri Valley Conference regular-season title since 2002 in a 2-1 overtime victory over Illinois State on Thursday.
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CU hopes to make most of home-heavy stretch
Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 28, 2010
Creighton coach Kirsten Bernthal Booth likes the way the Bluejays' schedule sets up down the stretch.
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CU’s Lawson honored; Jays picked 4th
Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 26, 2010
Kenny Lawson considers being selected the Missouri Valley’s preseason player of the year a nice honor.
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