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Nuremberg Experience a Legal, Emotional Awakening for Law Students


Creighton University law students are again preparing for a trip to Nuremberg, Germany, site of the trials that brought to justice the Nazi war criminals who perpetrated the Holocaust.
28-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Ground Broken for 90,000-Square Foot Healthcare Facility


New facility will have family medicine, an imaging center, pediatrics, women’s health services, psychiatry and physical therapy, along with an emergency room and a 24-hour pharmacy.The new center will focus on a team approach to healthcare.
7-May-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Northern Lights: Award-Winning Documentary Film Looks at Ecological, Cultural Crises for Yup'ik People


The Creighton Backpack Journalism Team ventured to Alaska last summer to document the ravages of climate change in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. Beyond the ecological catastrophe, they found a people struggling to maintain an ancient way of life.
6-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners Increasingly Form Backbone of Healthcare in Rural America

Nurses and nurse practitioners are becoming the frontline and the face of healthcare in America, especially in rural pockets of the country.
5-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

April Rural Mainstreet Index Remains Negative


The April Rural Mainstreet Index indicates the strong U.S. dollar is impacting the Rural Mainstreet economy
16-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Franco Dictatorship Declaration a New Leaf for Spanish Citizens, Politicians, Scholars

The Spanish government's official recognition of the rule of Francisco Franco as a dictatorship opens up new conversations for the nation, its history and its newest generations.
15-Apr-2015 5:05 PM EDT

How 'Mad Men' Fueled Another Kind of Counter-Cultural Revolution


AMC's "Mad Men," which begins airing its final episodes Sunday, has shown how the Golden Age of Advertising shifted power from the account execs to the artists.
3-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Scientists Confirm Institute of Medicine Recommendation for Vitamin D Intake Was Miscalculated and Is Far Too Low


Researchers are challenging the intake of vitamin D recommended by the National Academy of Sciences Institute of Medicine saying their Recommended Dietary Allowance for vitamin D underestimates the need by a factor of ten.
17-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT

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The Midwest Is About to Get Some Noisy Neighbors: Brood of Cicadas Emerges After 17 Years Underground

27-May-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Play It Safe Under the Sun This Summer

6-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

How to Find Your First Job After College

6-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Latest Jolie Pitt Announcement Broadens Conversation on Cancer Prevention Options

Dr. Henry Lynch, chair of preventive medicine at Creighton University and the discoverer of a syndrome related to linkages between breast and ovarian cancers, weighs in on the pre-emptive surgery option taken by Angelina Jolie Pitt.
26-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT

The Disconnect Between Local Pipeline Perceptions and the Symbolic National Political Battle Over Keystone Pipeline

26-Feb-2015 10:05 AM EST

Law Professor Available to Offer Insight into Obama Immigration Legal Battle

19-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

New Harper Lee Novel a Literary Event to Savor, Ponder

Creighton professor and novelist offers thoughts on the new Lee novel due in July.
6-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

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

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