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Lighting the Fire: A Legacy of Ignatius' Pedagogical Genius Among Faculty and Administrators of Three Jesuit Universities
(Creighton University, 2015-04-27)
Jesuit higher education institutions have a historically rich bedrock upon which to advance successful teaching practices—Ignatius Loyola’s seminal work, The Spiritual Exercises, and the 20th century Ignatian Pedagogical ...
Successful Women Leaders in the Workplace: Advice to Fill a Briefcase for Success
(Creighton University, 2009-01-13)
This thesis addresses the following research question: what are the steps a young professional woman can take right now-this minute-in order to achieve organizational leadership and success in Omaha, Nebraska in the near ...
Urban Heat Island Enhancement to Deep Moist Convection over Omaha, Nebraska, in Late June and Early July of 2008
(Creighton University, 2011-11-18)
This thesis examines the Urban Heat Island (UHI) of Omaha, Nebraska, and its effect on deep, moist convection (DMC) ahead of and along two separate cold frontal boundaries, one with an attendant pre-frontal pressure trough, ...
A Game of Roads: The North Omaha Freeway and Historic Near North Side
(Creighton University, 2015-05-05)
The Near North Side neighborhood of North Omaha has faced much turmoil during its one hundred and sixty years of existence. A once thriving and culturally significant community has been reduced to an area plagued with ...
Blizzard Perceptions of Decision-Makers and Stakeholders of Eastern Nebraska and Western Iowa
(Creighton University, 2015-05)
The present study aims to explore current perceptions associated with the diverse user groups which utilize National Weather Service (NWS) Blizzard Warnings. This study is intentionally broad in an attempt to isolate areas ...
Religion as Social Capital for Resettled Refugees: Karenni Catholics in Omaha, United States
(Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University, 2018)
Drawing on a case study of resettled Karenni refugees from Myanmar in Omaha, in the American Midwest, this article explores the role, function, and potential of refugees’ identification with a religious belief and value ...
Creighton University Magazine Spring 2019
(Creighton University, 2019-03)
JESUIT GARDENS|Chances are, if you ever got locked out of your residence hall room, or any Creighton office, you experienced the handiwork of the campus Jesuit locksmith. Page 15.
The Greater Omaha Alliance for Business Ethics at Creighton University
(Creighton University, 2014-02-03)
We believe Ignatius would say the Business Ethics Alliance understands his urban strategy. We follow his wisdom today through our Strategic Intent: To build profitable businesses and great cities through practical business ...
The Impacts of Wind Farms on Cumulus Development in the Central Great Plains
(Creighton University, 2015-05-08)
Cumulus clouds have a net cooling effect on the surface radiative balance by reflecting more downwelling solar radiation than absorbing upwelling terrestrial radiation. As boundary layer cumuli form from buoyant, ...
Health and healing practices for the Muslim community in Omaha, Nebraska
(Rabbi Myer and Dorothy Kripke Center, Creighton University, 2011)