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September 3, 2013
Creighton artist began Wounded Knee series 13 years ago…and he’s still painting

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 1, 2013
Thirteen years ago, John Thein created his first painting about the Wounded Knee massacre. “Ghost Dancer,” a portrait of a Lakota man, became the first piece in a series of paintings documenting the 1890 tragedy, when an Army regiment opened fire and killed hundreds of Native Americans on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
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Alegent Creighton: Big changes are coming

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 30, 2013
Prepare for changes at Alegent Creighton Health hospitals because doing business as usual isn't an option, Alegent Creighton's chief executive officer says.
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At community garden, Bhutanese refugees tend their cultural roots

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 31, 2013
Older female refugees are the least likely to find work outside the home, the slowest to learn a new language, and the last to let go of their initial culture, according to Barbara Dilly, an anthropology professor at Creighton University.
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Teaming up to provide home care

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 3, 2013
The timing of this odd trio’s venture, blended through a Creighton University program for entrepreneurs, couldn’t be better: Obamacare, the federal health insurance overhaul, now penalizes hospitals if patients go home, get sick and come back to the hospital too soon.
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Poet laureate Natasha Tretheway to speak at Creighton lecture

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 3, 2013
The 2012 U.S. poet laureate, Natasha Trethewey, is the featured speaker of the Creighton University Center for Health Policy and Ethics' Women and Health Lecture.
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Utah lay ecclesial minister named Creighton University’s ‘Outstanding Online Student’

Intermountain Catholic, Aug. 30, 2013
For the past seven years, Saint Vincent de Paul parishioner Gerri Mackey has immersed herself in learning about the Catholic faith, first in the Diocese of Salt Lake City’s Lay Ecclesial Ministry formation program, then in Creighton University’s Master of Arts in Ministry program. Her dedication led her to be selected as Creighton’s 2013 "Outstanding Online Student.
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Creighton program helps families discuss end-of-life issues

KIOS Omaha Public Radio, Aug. 30, 2013
A program at Creighton University seeks to help families talk about end-of-life issues.
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Medical duo help put veterans back together

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 3, 2013
Wee, 46, is a prosthodontist at the Creighton University School of Dentistry. He hones his technical skills rebuilding jaws, eye sockets, noses and ears at the Veterans Administration Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System in Omaha.
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‘I have a dream’: Speech experts talk about the rhetoric that rises above

Omaha World-Herald, Aug. 28, 2013
There is a dramatic shift halfway through the speech, points out Dr. Samantha Senda-Cook, an assistant professor in the Communications Studies Department at Creighton University, who often uses King's words as a classroom tool.
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