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October 14, 2016
Why I’ve Always Been Silent About Israel and Palestine. And Why I’m Speaking Out Now

Narratively, Oct. 14, 2016
Dr. Naser Alsharif, who is Muslim, has long engaged in interfaith work with the Jewish and Christian communities in Omaha, Nebraska, where he lives, having worked with the Tri-Faith Initiative to build a campus with a synagogue, church, mosque, and Abrahamic center to cultivate interfaith programming.
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‘Lower Crop Prices’ to Keep Pressure on Farm Spending

Agrimoney, Oct. 13, 2016
"Weakness in farm income and low agricultural commodity prices continue to restrain the sale of agriculture equipment," said Ernie Goss, the Creighton economics professor in charge of the survey.
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Female Army General Retires With an Eye to Helping Others

Wisconsin State Journal, Oct. 14, 2016
After a 36-year military career highlighted by a historic first, Marcia Anderson has returned full-time to the Madison area intent on relaying the lessons she learned to the next generation of young women. She graduated from Creighton University in 1979.
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Vets Invited to Hear from Army Trailblazer

Beloit Daily News, Oct. 12, 2016
Veterans are invited to hear Major General Marcia Anderson give a presentation. In 2011, Anderson became the first African-American female to earn the rank of Major General in the U.S. Army, Army Reserve or National Guard. She graduated from Creighton University in 1979.
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Defiance Graduate Becomes University President

The Crescent-News, Oct. 13, 2016
Jason Boyers officially became Cleary University president on Sept. 29. Boyers is currently pursuing a doctor of education degree in interdisciplinary leadership at Creighton University.
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Council Bluffs Pharmacist, Champion of Youth, Carta Dies at 90

The Daily Nonpareil, Oct. 13, 2016
A Council Bluffs man who earned a Purple Heart in World War II and spent much of his life working for education and youth development while excelling in his field of pharmacy has died. After being honorably discharged, he graduated from Creighton University College of Pharmacy in 1951.
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Senior Health Insurance Information Program Offers Help with Medicare Sign Up

The Daily Nonpareil, Oct. 13, 2016
They will be assisted part-time by a health administration and policy student from Creighton University for Medicare enrollment and counseling.
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