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New Book Looks at Postwar History of Genetic Disease

Many think of eugenics as a scientific and social movement of the past, which quickly fell out of favor after World War II. In recent decades, however, the specter of eugenics has been making something of a comeback as tests for genetic disorders...
2-Nov-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Creighton President Honored as Founding Member of First European Chapter of Alpha Sigma Nu, Inducts Twin Brother


Celebrating a joint mission for Jesuit higher education, Creighton president, the Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, SJ, headed to Seville, Spain, for the installation of the first European chapter of the century-old Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit honor society, at...
21-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

In North Carolina, Medicaid Enrollees Circumvent a Controlled Substance Lock-in Program


A study suggests there is a significant loophole in the popular policy solution to the epidemic of opioid misuse, which may limit the effectiveness of controlled substance lock-in programs.
6-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Creighton University Breaks Ground on New School of Dentistry


The new Creighton University School of Dentistry facility will house some of the latest technological enhancements in dentistry, allowing for high-level specialties to expand the range of care it provides to the community.
21-Sep-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

'A Window on the Modern World': Creighton Students Experience Life in Haiti


For 10 days this summer, a group of 12 Creighton students and two professors traveled to Haiti, to get a broader, deeper perspective on the Caribbean nation.
19-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Henry James Stamp Included in U.S. Postal Service Literary Arts Series


A commemorative stamp for American writer, Henry James, was released by the U.S. Postal Service on July 21. James is the 31st inductee in the U.S. Postal Service's Literary Arts Series.
1-Aug-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mid-America Business Conditions Falls Below Growth Neutral: Global Problems Hit Businesses


July survey results at a glance: •After five straight months of advancing above growth neutral, the overall index sank below the 50.0 threshold. •More than one-third of businesses report global economic conditions as the greatest factor...
1-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Satellite Data Reveal Serious Decline in Georgia Salt Marsh Health


Marsh plant biomass had dropped 35 percent over 30 years
29-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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