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March 18, 2019

Do Smart Beta Funds Belong in Your Portfolio?

US News & World Report, March 18, 2019
"They are rules-based and transparent, meaning that individual fund managers aren't making the investment decisions, but that those decisions are being made by an investing algorithm that doesn't rely on human judgment," says Robert R. Johnson, professor of finance at Creighton University's Heider College of Business.
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How The ACT And SAT Exams Are Built To Fail Students

Techristic, March 16, 2019
Last month, Creighton University announced that it won’t require hopeful applicants to submit ACT or SAT test results beginning in 2020, joining the likes of Arizona State University, DePaul University, Drake University, University of Arizona, and University of Chicago, among others.
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Iowa farmland values continue to decline

The Gazette, March 14, 2019
A survey of rural Midwest bankers by Creighton University released earlier this month found bankers are restructuring loans for farmers to shore up working capital.
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Individualized Dosing Regimen Reduces Side Effects in Ovarian Cancer Maintenance Therapy

Cure, March 14, 2019
“The current analysis confirmed that a proactive approach to dosing using personalized data can get to the same point as if you do a reactive dosing convention as a result of toxicity,” Bradley Monk, M.D., FACOG, FACS, professor and director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center at Arizona Oncology, said.
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