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Oct 24, 2013, 17:30 ET

Shared Vision Creates Exciting Future For Heider College Of Business

It is hard to tell who is more excited about the opening of the newly named Creighton University Heider College of Business. The alumnus whose...

Nov 21, 2012, 08:00 ET

New Study from Creighton Professor, Consumer Advocate Compares Top Protection Plans in U.S.; Provides Five Tips for Holiday Shoppers

 New research from Creighton University College of Business professor and consumer advocate William Duckworth, Ph.D., released today compares...

May 11, 2012, 15:00 ET

Clinical Trial On Promising PTSD Treatment Technology

At Ease USA (www.AtEaseUSA.org), a Nebraska organization dedicated to providing confidential post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) care for...

Jan 23, 2012, 08:00 ET

The Business Ethics Alliance Launches 2012 Programming With "Ethics of Hiring" Dialogue at Gallup

CEO panel will lead a thought-provoking discussion on the intersection of hiring and values  The following is being released by...

Oct 29, 2010, 09:30 ET

Study Looks at Suspected Link Between Corn Mycotoxin and Birth Defects

A Creighton University School of Medicine researcher has been awarded a $2.7 million grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to...

Jun 30, 2009, 12:01 ET

Creighton University, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center Announce New School of Medicine Campus in Phoenix

Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha and St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix today announced an academic affiliation...

May 15, 2009, 14:13 ET

Creighton Medical Laboratories First to Offer New Cancer Test

Creighton Medical Laboratories, based at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, announced today that it has become the first clinical...

Mar 14, 2008, 01:00 ET

NSF Funds New Entrepreneurship Program

OMAHA, Neb., March 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Creighton University law, science, medical and business students are getting a real-world taste...

Oct 26, 2007, 01:00 ET

Creighton University and Metropolitan Community College Offering Unique Restaurant Management Program

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Creighton University and Metropolitan Community College (MCC) are partnering to provide the...

Jun 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

Vitamin D Reduces Cancer Risk

OMAHA, Neb., June 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most Americans and others are not taking enough vitamin D, a fact that may put them at...

Nov 11, 2005, 00:00 ET

Creighton University School of Law Receives $750,000 Federal Grant to Fund Creation of Model for a Future Bilateral U.S.-Cuba Claims Commission

OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- When Fidel Castro came to power in 1959, all property in Cuba became community property controlled by the...

Oct 21, 2005, 01:00 ET

Book Looks at Trials of Hussein and Milosevic

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The evolution of genocide as an international crime and the erosion of sovereign immunity as a defense to...

Sep 26, 2005, 01:00 ET

Analysis Shows That Most Postmenopausal Women Do Not Receive Adequate Daily Calcium

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- An analysis presented today at the 27th Annual Meeting of The American Society for Bone and Mineral...

May 24, 2005, 01:00 ET

Statement From Robert P. Heaney, MD, FACP, FACN, Osteoporosis Research Center at Creighton University Medical Center, on New Research on Calcium-Fortified Orange Juice

OMAHA, Neb., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Several recent news stories referencing research I conducted about the absorbability of calcium-fortified...

Dec 16, 2004, 00:00 ET

Creighton University Receives $50 Million Gift

OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- An anonymous graduate of Creighton University has pledged $50 million in recognition of Creighton's...

Aug 20, 2004, 01:00 ET

Creighton Again Ranks Number No. 1 Among Best Midwest Universities

OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Creighton University is listed No. 1 in the U.S. News & World Report...

Jun 14, 2004, 01:00 ET
A F CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY DEDICATES ANDERSON MEMORIAL PLAZA CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY DEDICATES ANDERSON MEMORIAL PLAZA

Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., dedicates the Anderson Memorial Plaza: Creighton President the Rev. John P. Schlegel, S.J., helps unveil a bronze bust of late astronaut and Creighton alumnus Lt. Col. Michael P. Anderson at the dedication. With him are Anderson's wife, Sandra Hawkins Anderson, and the Anderson children. (PRNewsFoto)[AG]
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 06/14/2004

Unveiling of Bronze Bust Marks Dedication of Anderson Memorial Plaza

OMAHA, Neb., June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Creighton University honored the memory and life of Creighton alumnus and space shuttle Columbia astronaut...

Jun 02, 2004, 01:00 ET

Unveiling of Bronze Bust to Mark Dedication of the Lt. Col. Michael P. Anderson Memorial Plaza on June 12, 2004

OMAHA, Neb., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- To honor the memory and life of Creighton alumnus and Space Shuttle Columbia astronaut Lt. Col. Michael P....

Aug 22, 2003, 01:00 ET

Creighton Ranks No. 1 Among Best Midwest Universities

OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Creighton University is listed No.1 in the U.S. News & World Report magazine rankings of Midwest...

May 14, 2003, 01:00 ET

Experts Warn of Problematic Antihistamine Use; New Recommendations Urge Doctors to Educate Patients about Impairing Side Effects

OMAHA, Neb., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- New recommendations developed by an expert panel conclude that allergies, including seasonal allergies,...