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Study Finds Lead Negatively Impacts Cognitive Functions of Boys More than Girls

The female hormones estrogen and estradiol may help ward off the effects of lead exposure for young girls, explaining why boys, are shown to suffer more often from the cognitive disabilities linked to lead.
23-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Growth Outlook Improves for Mid-America in December: Inflation Gauge Lowest Level in More Than Five Years

Monthly nine-state Mid-America Business Conditions Index points to growth in the next six months.
2-Jan-2015 8:00 AM EST

Creighton Physicist Publishes New Research on Fighting Bacterial Infections

A Creighton physics faculty member and alum is part of a research group that discovered a new way the body fights bacterial infection.
25-Nov-2014 9:55 AM EST

Creighton Data Science Students Take Aim at Human Trafficking

Two Creighton graduate students are using Big Data models in hopes of helping law enforcement crack down on human trafficking.
24-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST

Theologian Examines Implications of 13th Century Manuscripts of Saint Francis of Assisi Visiting U.S.

With the arrival in the United States earlier this week of several manuscripts from the Sacred Convent of St. Francis in Assisi, Italy, a Creighton University theology professor and specialist in St. Francis, has her own tale to tell about...
13-Nov-2014 6:00 PM EST

Professor’s Study Investigates Purpose of Dreams

Track and analyze the content of participants’ dreams and search for patterns. During the study, participants will be woken up just after rapid eye movement (REM) sleep and asked about what they were dreaming.
3-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Growth Slows for Mid-America Region in October


The monthly Mid-Ameirca Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator, surveys supply managers in a nine-state region
3-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Professor Co-Edits New Book Examining Role of International Law in Disaster Recovery

This books examins the role and impact of international law on disaster recovery efforts around the globe.
1-Nov-2014 4:30 PM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

What in the Gee-Haw Whammy Diddle?

A Creighton professor's physics of toys course examines how simple toys can demonstrate complex scientific principles.
20-Nov-2014 3:00 PM EST

Want a Protection Plan with That? Expert Weighs in on Best Way to Warranty When Buying Electronics

19-Nov-2014 2:00 PM EST

International Law Professor Says US Has Longstanding Obligation to Protect Kurds

20-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Law Professor Says U.S. Has Long-Standing Obligation to Protect Kurds, Won’t Allow the Kurdish Capital to Fall to ISIS

8-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Creighton Researcher Studies Protein That Could Be at Work in Development of Autism

28-Mar-2014 10:45 AM EDT

Security Breaches and Company Stock Prices

10-Jan-2014 3:20 PM EST

Is the Stock Market Overvalued? Depends on How You Look at it

Various stock market indices have recently reached all-time highs. Should investors be concerned that the stock market is overvalued? Should investors be pulling money out of the market in anticipation of a correction?
6-Jan-2014 3:00 PM EST

Market Reaction to Fed to Begin Tapering No Surprise. Just Proves “the Market Dislikes Uncertainty.”

19-Dec-2013 12:00 PM EST

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