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October 10, 2011
To make peace, talk to enemy

Omaha World- Herald, Oct. 9, 2011
The Werner Institute for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution at Creighton University brought the Rev. Harold Good, helped broker peace in his country when it seemed impossible, to Omaha. He spoke to 120 on campus Wednesday night and at a Thursday breakfast for 23.
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Jane Pauley opens up about bipolar disorder

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 10, 2011
Jane Pauley will tell Omaha audiences about another of her qualities mental illness. Dr. Daniel Wilson, chairman of psychiatry at the Creighton University School of Medicine, said steroids can, indeed, cause trouble for a bipolar patient. "It's sort of like putting gasoline on a fire," Wilson said.
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Some docs still see need for prostate test

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 9, 2011
Dr. ShailendraSaxena, an Omaha family practice physician, also disagrees with the task force. Saxena, who also is an associate professor of family medicine at the Creighton University School of Medicine, looks at several PSA-related factors in addition to conducting a digital rectal exam when trying to determine if a patient may have prostate cancer.
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Omaha's holiday sales may outshine national forecast

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 7, 2011
Local holiday sales are expected to be better than national projections because of the area's lower unemployment rate, better job and population growth, stable housing market and record-high farm income, said Ernie Goss, a Creighton University economist.
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Middle America Business Conditions Index for September

Bloomberg, Oct. 6, 2011
The text from the Mid- America Business Conditions Survey of supply managers and business leaders in the region from Creighton University says after three straight months of declines regional leading economic indicator up slightly.
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Casino legalization talk

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 9, 2011
A study for the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce by Creighton University economist Ernie Goss in 2002 concluded that a large, successful casino in Omaha would have generated about $29 million in gambling taxes, 1.2 percent of the state's budget at that time.
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Flour Power

The Reader, Oct. 6, 2011
Kelly partnered with Kate Linden, assistant director of Academic Initiatives at Creighton University, to create a college level course that pairs business and bakery education with student mentorship and camaraderie.
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Schlegel takes publisher post

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 9, 2011 T
he Rev. John P. Schlegel, former president of Creighton University, has been named publisher and president of America Press Inc., a Jesuit-sponsored weekly magazine and website.
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Noteworthy

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 6, 2011
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, formerly known as Creighton Continuing Medical Education, has become the first U.S. academic health sciences center to earn joint accreditation from three professional organizations.
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