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January 11, 2019

Creighton professor spends week at southern border

KETV, Jan. 9, 2019
Sister cities Nogales, Arizona, and Nogales, Mexico, are separated by a border wall. For six days, Creighton professor Thomas Kelly has been on both sides.
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Tax expert says changes in tax code this season are the biggest in 40 years

Nebraska Radio Network, Jan. 10, 2019
Creighton University accounting professor Tom Purcell says one big change relates to home equity debt. Purcell says if you have a home equity line of credit, for example, you can?t write off the interest anymore.

MLK Events at Creighton Feature Panel Discussion with Local Politicians

Daily Record, Jan. 10, 2019
A trio of prominent African-American politicians will participate in a panel discussion at Creighton University later this month as part of celebrations remembering the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
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Retired Lt. Gen. Leo Dulacki, an Omaha native who fought in 3 wars, dies at 100

Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 8, 2019
A combination of patriotism and financial need prompted him to seek an ROTC scholarship at Creighton, where he became president of the Polish Club and served on the Students Union board of governors. He graduated in 1941.
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15 Smart Investments to Make in 2019

Cheapism, Jan. 9, 2019
"The specter of higher interest rates is driving the market selloff more than any other factor," said Robert Johnson, a professor of finance at the Heider College of Business at Creighton University.
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Pros and Cons to Buying Visa Stock

US News and World Report, Jan. 10, 2019
“Given the recent market turmoil, investors can find more attractively priced equities in the financial sector with much larger margins of safety than Visa,” says Robert R. Johnson, professor of Finance at the Heider College of Business at Creighton University in Nebraska.
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This week marks three years since Old Market explosion that destroyed M's Pub

WOWT, Jan. 8, 2019
"There's a lot of money involved, so that meant the damages were very large. Thank God no one died, which is one of the minor miracles of the case. There's a lot to figure out. It'a a complex case," Pat Borchers with Creighton University School of Law said.
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