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October 3, 2018

Mid-America Index Sinks; 25 Percent Support Reducing or Eliminating Tariffs

Wisconsin Ag Connection, Oct. 3, 2018
The September Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for the nine-state region stretching from Minnesota to Arkansas, sank for the month, but remained above growth neutral, and continues to point to positive economic growth for the next three to six months.
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Iowa is one of the America's safest states, but it sure doesn't feel that way right now

Des Moines Register, Sept. 27, 2018
That's no consolation to people who loved Tibbetts and Barquin Arozamena, or to the rest of us who have seen the news about their cases pushed to our phones, leading the evening news and blaring from headlines, said Rebecca Murray, Creighton University professor of sociology and criminology.
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Well-Known Economist Dubs Current Agriculture Recession "The Grinder"

AgPro, Oct. 2, 2018
Creighton University's August Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) revealed a third of ag bankers are starting to turn down more ag loans.
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Creighton University Building Spacious Health Sciences Campus

School Construction News, Oct. 2, 2018
Creighton University has reached an agreement on the construction of a new, nearly $100 million health sciences campus at Park Central in midtown Phoenix, a significant expansion of the university’s current presence in the state.
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Interrupting trauma's trajectory in schools

Austin Weekly News, Sept. 25, 2018
Dr. Lachell Wardell is an an MPH student at Creighton who is about to graduate. Her op-ed was featured in the Austin Weekly News.
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