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October 19, 2016
2016’s States with the Most and Least Powerful Voters

WalletHub, Oct. 17, 2016
“The intent was to provide equal representation across all the fifty states —regardless of population size,” Erika Moreno, associate professor of political science and international relations at Creighton University, said of the U.S. Senate.
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How to Get Enough Calcium in Your Diet, Without Supplements

TODAY, Oct. 18, 2016
“If you don’t take it with a meal, you can’t be guaranteed it will be absorbed normally," said Dr. Robert Recker, the O’Brien Professor of Medicine and director of the Osteoporosis Research Program at Creighton University. “There are some people who don’t absorb it at all if they don’t take it with a meal.”
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Donald Trump: How To Invest In The Stock Market If He Wins The Election

Forbes, Oct. 17, 2016
As always, investors need to monitor Fed actions closely. In Invest With the Fed, Gerald Jensen of Creighton University, Luis Garcia-Feijoo of Florida Atlantic University and Robert Johnson found that stock returns were dramatically lower when interest rates were rising than when rates were falling.
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DNC Dedicates Bike Rack in Front of D.C. Headquarters to Staffer — an Omaha Native — Who Was Slain

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 18, 2016
The Democratic National Committee on Monday dedicated the bike rack in front of its main headquarters to Omaha native and Creighton alumnus, Seth Rich, DNC staffer who was slain over the summer. A plaque now on the wall above the bikes describes Rich as: “Son of Omaha. Fierce fighter for voting rights. Devoted Democrat. Friend to all, including panda. Who left us too soon.”
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Higher Education Notes: Scholar to Talk About ‘Christian Hope in a Secular World’

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 17, 2016
The Rev. Francis Moloney will present a lecture on Oct. 31 at Creighton University. The title of the lecture is “The Word of God, Jesus Christ and the Eucharist: Christian Hope in a Secular World.”
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Creighton Students Make Fall Trip to White Violet Center

The Herald Bulletin, Oct. 19, 2016
Other Creighton students were serving elsewhere as part of the week-long trip organized through the Schlegel Center for Service and Justice at Creighton University, which promotes truth and justice as students engage in community service, reflection and action on behalf of justice and sustainability.

Creighton Students Make Fall Trip to White Violet Center

Tribune-Star, Oct. 19, 2016
Sitting in clover and pulling weeds was a pleasant way to spend Tuesday afternoon for some Creighton University students spending their fall break in the Wabash Valley. “It’s therapeutic on a day like this,” said Ameer Chughtai, a sophomore biology major from Nebraska.
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White Violet Center Volunteers

WAWV, Oct. 18, 2016
While it's not a rare sight to see helping hands at the White Violet Center, the decade long partnership between the Sisters of Providence and Creighton University is unique.
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