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September 19, 2016
Creighton Puts Some Weekend Sizzle in a Week of Homecoming Celebration

WOWT, Sept. 17, 2016
Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations Anna Nubel said, "It's a great feeling to have all our alumni on campus. It's just fun to watch them come back and see one another and celebrate and big hugs and ‘I haven't seen you in 20 years’ and those kind of moments are what make it great for us."
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Schlegel Bust Unveiled for CU Justice Center

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 18, 2016
Creighton University on Saturday unveiled a bust of the late Rev. John P. Schlegel, who was university president from 2000 to 2011.The bust sits at the Schlegel Center for Service and Justice on campus.
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Creighton Med Student Wins Omaha Marathon; 'It was Tough, but it was a Nice Course'

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 18, 2016
For Jake Traxler, all-night studying didn’t seem so bad compared with the exhaustion after winning the Omaha Marathon on Sunday.
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Marathon Start Delayed by Shots-Fired Scene Near Creighton Campus

KETV, Sept. 18, 2016
The start of the Omaha Marathon and Half Marathon was delayed Sunday morning after a man fired bullets at two trucks and a car near Creighton University.
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UPDATE: Police Identify Suspect Who Shot at Vehicles Sunday Morning

KETV, Sept. 18, 2016
Officers found Conley on foot near 28th Plaza south of Burt Street. He fled on foot toward Creighton’s campus, and officers caught up to him on the south side of the Criss Health Sciences Building. When confronted by police, reports say Conley put the handgun to his head. According to the Omaha Police Department, two officers fired their guns.
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New Chair of Family Medicine is Appointed at Creighton University

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 16, 2016
Dr. Amy McGaha has been named chair of family medicine in the Creighton University School of Medicine. McGaha, whose appointment is effective Oct. 1, is a professor in the department and the current director of the family medicine residency program.
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'Healing of America' Author says U.S. Should Offer Health Care for All

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 17, 2016
“They see this moral imperative to care for everybody,” he said, speaking before several hundred people, many of them health care professionals, at Creighton University’s inaugural homecoming interprofessional program.
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Creighton to Host Africa Rising Week

Omaha World-Herald, Sept. 17, 2016
Creighton University, the Creighton African Students Association and the African Studies Program initiate a new tradition on campus next week with Africa Rising Week, Tuesday through Sept. 25. Africa Rising Week is a spiritual, social and academic celebration of the richness of African life and the African diaspora around the world, including in Omaha.
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Commission Forwards Three Names To Governor For Judge’s Seat

News Channel Nebraska, Sept. 17, 2016
Michael Smith, deputy county attorney in Sarpy County’s civil division, earned his doctorate at Creighton University and was admitted to the state bar in 1986. Nathan Cox, Cass County attorney since 2000, earned his doctorate from Creighton Law School. Julie Bear also earned her degree from Creighton School of Law in 1990.
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Midwest Farmers, Economists Assess Regional Ag Outlook

Missouri Farmer Today, Sept. 18, 2016
But that could be changing, says Ernie Goss, an economist with Creighton University in Omaha. Goss says he believes the ag economy has reached its low. “I think the worst is over,” he says. “It’s stabilized at a pretty low level for the moment, but I think we’ve seen the lowest.”
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US Farmland Prices Set Course for Third Year of Decline

AgriMoney, Sept. 16, 2016
"Downturns in farm income over the past three years are pushing bankers to change the terms of farm loans," said Ernie Goss, a Creighton economics professor.
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