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    • Joshua Fershee on the end of director primacy 

      Fershee, Joshua P.; Nguyen, Luce (2019)
      In this episode of Ipse Dixit, Joshua Fershee discusses his article "The End of Responsible Growth and Governance?: The Risks Posed by Social Enterprise Enabling Statutes and the Demise of Director Primacy," which was ...
    • Development of Polymeric Nanoparticles Containing a Natural Antioxidant (α-Tocopherol) for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury 

      Laliwala, Aayushi (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a traumatic injury to the spinal cord which is characterized by a cascade of pathophysiological changes that include disruption of the blood spinal cord barrier (BSCB) and generation of reactive ...
    • Computer Letter Direct Mail and the Insurance Industry: An Examination of the Technology and Use of Computer Letter Advertising 

      Furlong, Jerry E. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      "Computers are destined, we believe, to go in two diametrically opposed directions. One kind will get smaller and smaller, and lower and lower in cost, so that all of us are going to have desk top computers just as we now ...
    • Testing and Analyzing the 10-Day Moving Average Rule as a System for Commodity Trading 

      Fuss, James F. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1972)
      I have been interested in trading commodities for the last five or six years. I opened my first account with a brokerage firm in 1967, and in the next two or three months my account balance went from $600 to over $2,400, ...
    • Nineteenth Week of Ordinary Time: Aug. 11-17, 2019 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      For where two or three are gathered in my name, there I am in the midst of them. Matthew 18
    • Relationships in Executive Peer Advisory Groups and Impact on Self-Efficacy 

      Olmsted, Jill (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Executive coaching is a professional, leadership development practice that has evolved as a popular and effective method for providing top-level leaders with a competitive advantage. This genre of development encompasses ...
    • Twentieth Week of Ordinary Time: Aug. 18-24, 2019 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Jesus said, ... "Then come, follow me." When the young man heard this statement, he went away sad, for he had many possessions. Matthew 19
    • Incoherent Photoproduction of $\phi$ Mesons in Ultra-Peripheral Pb+Pb Collisions at $\sqrt{s_{NN}}$ = 5.02 TeV 

      Gautam, Amrit (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) can accelerate fully ionized lead nuclei to near the speed of light. A Large Ion Collider Experiment (ALICE) is one of the detectors located at the LHC which observes the lead+lead collisions. ...
    • Reflection for Thursday August 22, 2019: Queenship of the Virgin Mary. 

      Burke-Sullivan, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      Today is the Octave day of the Feast of the Assumption of Mary.  Thus the day is celebrated as the memorial of the Mary as Queen of Heaven.  Although set aside as a specific feast in relatively recent years (1954) the title ...
    • Reflection for Monday August 19, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Hopp, Larry (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |Is it really possible to give our lives over to our Lord and Savior and to live for Him?  That question has haunted Christians throughout history.  Today's readings provide clear examples of the results of letting our ...
    • Reflection for Saturday August 24, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |"Can anything good come out of Nazareth?" - John|"Can anything good come out of Nazareth?"|I was hanging out with Nathanael and some other friends from Cana when I heard, him trashing Nazareth. That wasn't too surprising ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday August 20, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shanahan, Tom, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      This reflection will be coming soon. Here is a reflection on these readings by Mike Cherney, from 2007.|Today's readings express God's ability to accomplish the seemingly impossible. They bring us to the conclusion that ...
    • Reflection for Sunday August 25, 2019: 21st Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |I see today's readings focusing on the spread of the message beyond its initial audience. In the passage from Isaiah, God calls his people together, promises them a sign, and then expects individuals to go out and share ...
    • Reflection for Friday August 23, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |I think today's readings have something to say about what it means to be family. Naomi goes with her husband and sons to a foreign land, and the sons marry women, Orpah and Ruth, from Moab where they are living. But the ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday August 21, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |I think that the meaning of the parable is clear in saying that the justice of God is a generosity which goes beyond what is just and especially surpasses our little ideas of what justice is or should be --- and that is ...
    • Reflection for Thursday August 15, 2019: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary . 

      Morse, Edward (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |Today's readings accompany the solemnity of the assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into heaven. Pope Pius XII formally announced the assumption as a dogma of the Church in 1950, stating: "We pronounce, declare and ...
    • Reflection for Saturday August 10, 2019: St. Lawrence. 

      Lierk, Kyle (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |Lying in bed one night recently reviewing our day together, my wife read me a quote she had come across. It went something like this: "The central problem is not that you think too highly of yourself. Nor is it that you ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday August 14, 2019: 19th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |The story of Maximilian Kolbe is inspiring to me. He was from Poland and was a Conventual Franciscan. He had a great devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary and he established a radio station. He travelled as a missionary ...
    • Reflection for Sunday August 11, 2019: 19th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |Your people awaited the salvation of the just. Wisdom 18|May your kindness, O LORD, be upon us| who have put our hope in you. Psalm 33|Faith is the realization of what is hoped for|and evidence of things not seen. Hebrews ...
    • Reflection for Sunday August 18, 2019: 20th Week in Ordinary Time. 

      Carney, Jay (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2019)
      |The Jesus of today's gospel is a far cry from the smiling, laughing Jesus that greeted me in many church basements growing up. He is also a far cry from the "family values" Jesus that dominates the discourse of so much ...