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October’s Rural Mainstreet Index Plummets

The Rural Mainstreet Index moved to its lowest level in more than four years, according to the October survey of bank CEOs in rural areas of a 10-state region dependent on agriculture and/or energy.
16-Oct-2014 6:00 PM EDT

Financial Success Program Helps Lower Debt and Increase Wages

Financial literacy education program helps low-income single mothers reduces debt, and improve their income with an added benefit of lost weight due to a reduction in stress.
13-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Researcher Receives $1.5 Million NIH Grant To Continue Epilepsy Research

Grant to help identify new mechanisms in epilepsy to provide potential targets for future therapeutics.
13-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Undergraduate Research Experience Helps One Student Stand Out in Midst of an Outbreak

Undergraduate research opportunities at Creighton University helped one student stand out in the midst of the chikungunya virus in Haiti this summer. More Students are looking for undergraduate research opportunities.
17-Sep-2014 4:35 PM EDT

Kurdistan: Time to Make Good on a 95-Year Old Promise

The US has a long-standing obligation to protect the Kurds, and it will not allow the Kurdish capital to fall to ISIS. Ever since the US encouraged the Kurdish uprising of 1991, but then failed to support it, American foreign policy has been geared...
19-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Study Shows Kill Switch in Mobile Phones Could Save Consumers More Than $3.4b Annually

Study shows consumer savings from the Kill Switch legislation exceed initial projections and now points to well over $3B. This savings to consumers comes at the expense of insurance and wireless industry profits.
29-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Vitamin D and the Nursing Mother

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Nutrition policy expert Dr. Robert Heaney addresses the not-often-discussed issue of Vitamin D deficiency in nursing mothers and how it can affect the infants in their care.
6-Jun-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Creighton Donors Lead Campus Athletic Footprint Expansion

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Two visionary donor families have been a lasting impact on Creighton University's east campus athletic/fitness/recreation corridor expansion. The Championship Center is the latest milestone in that athletic footprint.
6-Jun-2014 3:30 PM EDT

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