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October 24, 2016
Fr. Hendrickson Helps Launch Honor Society in Spain

Fremont Tribune, Oct. 21, 2016
On Friday, the Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, president of Creighton University in Omaha, was in Seville, Spain, for the installation of the first European chapter of the century-old Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit honor society.
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How it Pays for Investors to Get Timing Right on US Presidents

Financial Times, Oct. 24, 2016
However, the reality is more complex. What to Expect When You’re Electing, a fascinating study by a group of academics, including Gerald R Jensen of Creighton University, found that bond markets indeed welcome gridlock, as it makes it harder for presidents to be fiscally irresponsible (either by cutting taxes too much or by borrowing too much).
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Don’t Let the Election — And Market Uncertainty — Upend Your Portfolio

CNBC, Oct. 24, 2016
In their book "Invest with the Fed: Maximizing portfolio performance by following Federal Reserve policy," Johnson and his co-authors, Gerald Jensen of Creighton University and Luis Garcia-Feijoo of Florida Atlantic University, found that defensive stocks performed much better than cyclical stocks when the Fed raised rates, as is likely over the next year or so.
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Preventing the Holiday Credit Debt Before it Ever Begins

WOWT, Oct. 24, 2016
"Keep it simple, keep it small," said Dean Obenauer, Assistant Director of Financial Aid at Creighton said. "Know there's a big bill waiting for you in January so be ready to take care of that. If you can't pay the whole thing off in January make sure you get it paid off a month or two after that so you don't face all the financial charges."
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United Way of the Midlands Announces 2025 Community Impact Goals

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 21, 2016
The winners of the 2016 Citizens of the Year were also announced Friday. They are husband and wife Steve Martin, CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, and Dr. Amy Haddad, director of the Center for Health Policy and Ethics and the Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Endowed Chair in the Health Sciences at Creighton University.
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Nebraskans Turn in Thousands of Pounds of Old Medications on Drug Take-Back Day

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 22, 2016
“A lot of people have been thanking us for doing this. Many people just have no idea what to do with their pills,” said April Dixon, a health educator at Creighton University. Creighton pharmacy students were under the tent, sorting the bottles and boxes.
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Middlemen Drive Up Prescription Drug Prices, Critics Say

The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 23, 2016
Spread pricing generally averages $5 per prescription but can run as high as $200, according to a report by the Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions.
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Rural Mainstreet Index Falls to its Lowest Level Since the 2009 Recession

AgriMarketing, Oct. 24, 2016
The Creighton University Rural Mainstreet Index sank for October and remained below growth neutral for the 14th straight month, according to the monthly survey of bank CEOs in rural areas of a 10-state region dependent on agriculture and/or energy.
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Rural Mainstreet Index Plummets to Lowest Since Recession

Kentucky Ag Connection, Oct. 24, 2016
"Weakness in farm income and low agricultural commodity prices continue to restrain the sale of agriculture equipment across the region. This is having a significant and negative impact on both farm equipment dealers and agricultural equipment manufacturers across the region," said economics professor Ernie Goss.
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Death Penalty Debate Intensifies Ahead of Nov. 8 Election

North Platte Bulletin, Oct. 23, 2016
Fr. Greg O’Meara, a Creighton University law professor who prosecuted Jeffrey Dahmer, said, “Most people commit murders in a fit of passion. They do so quickly without thinking about it, and they don’t think they’re going to get caught. And since they don’t think they’re going to get caught, they won’t worry about the penalty.”
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Editorial: Vote Repeal to Save Nebraska’s Death Penalty

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 24, 2016
It’s important to consider the findings of Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss that death penalty states pay more for criminal justice, though the difference is debatable.
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Council Bluffs Native Stars in Web Series ‘Strings’

The Daily Nonpareil, Oct. 24, 2016
Acting was never part of Bryan McClure’s life plan. The Abraham Lincoln High School graduate was studying graphic design at Creighton University in Omaha, when a summer job pulled him into the spotlight.
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Steve Goeser Receives ACHE Regent's Award

Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 23, 2016
Steve Goeser, president and chief executive officer of Methodist Hospital, received the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent's Award at the Nebraska Hospital Association's annual meeting. Goeser, a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, earned his bachelor's degree at Creighton University.