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July 12, 2010

Creighton in the News

Whooping cough booster new rule
Omaha World-Herald, July 12, 2010
Whooping cough, with its violent coughing fits, is particularly dangerous to infants before they are fully immunized, said Linda Ohri, a Creighton University assistant professor and representative of the Immunization Task Force-Metro Omaha.
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A shadow of a doubt
Omaha World-Herald, July 11, 2010
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss said uncertainty is keeping unemployment higher than normal in Nebraska and other Midwestern and Plains states. Even the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and economic troubles in Greece, Spain and other countries have many businesses nervous about adding jobs.
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Fireflies' light show blinking out early
Omaha World-Herald, July 10, 2010
It's a hot and heavy firefly season, but you'd better look fast while the looking is good. So says Ted Burk, a Creighton University biologist who keeps tabs on issues such as insect activity around Omaha because he's “among we quirky few that never outgrow our bug stage.”
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Creighton finalizes coaching staff
Omaha World-Herald, July 9, 2010
Johnny Torres will return for his fourth season on the Creighton bench, and the Bluejays have hired Jeff Rowland, who worked at Harvard as a volunteer assistant coach under Clark in 2009.
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Bluejays' Runnels ready to soar at the wing
Omaha World-Herald, June 9, 2010
Runnels is more than holding his own this summer. He's becoming a featured attraction in the games held at the Omaha Sports Academy.
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USA National team to play in East Hartford
USA Today, July 11, 2010
The July 17 match is one of two games in the coming week between the two national teams. The first will be held at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., on Tuesday.
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