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    • Reflection for Friday, December 22, 2017: 3rd Week of Advent. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      "He has filled the hungry with good things and the rich he has sent away empty." Luke|This is a reflection on "empty" and "full" – how important it is to create empty space in our lives during this crazy season for God to ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, December 23, 2017: 3rd Week of Advent. 

      Hoover, Amy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      I was a little surprised as I wrote my reflection, not about the direction it was going but on who became the focus of my prayer.   Our readings today speak clearly about the coming of prophets.  In the reading from Malachi, ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, December 21, 2017: 3rd Week of Advent. 

      McClure, Scott (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      "Blessed are you who believed that what was spoken to you by the Lord would be fulfilled." (Luke 1:45) Today's Gospel tells us of an expectant Mary's journey to visit her cousin, Elizabeth, also expecting a child of her ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, December 24, 2017: 4th Week of Advent. 

      Shea, John, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      "My life flashed before my eyes!"|"That lecture lasted forever!"|"I'm forty already!? Where did the time go?"|We've all had these time warping experiences where our perception of time's passage failed to fit the reality ...
    • Reflection for Monday, December 25, 2017: Christmas, The Nativity of the Lord. 

      Jorgensen, Diane (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; upon those who dwelt in the land of gloom a light has shown. …the rod of their taskmaster you have smashed…|For a Child is born to us…. they name him Wonder-Counselor, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, December 26, 2017: Feast of St. Stephen, first martyr. 

      Hamm, Dennis, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      The Reflection for Dec. 26, 2017 was not yet available. This is a reflection from 2014.|In his Acts of the Apostles, Luke tells the story of the first Christian martyr, Stephen, in a way that deliberately highlights the ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, December 27, 2017: Feast of Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist. 

      Whitney, Tamora (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      I was surprised when I saw that the Gospel reading today is about Easter, since it's still Christmas. I understand it's the feast day of St. John the Apostle, but it's also Christmas season and it felt a little like season ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, December 28, 2017: The Feast of the Holy Innocents. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      On a day when the gospel reading reverberates with darkness and sadness at the deaths of the holy innocents, all of those little boys, it is good to remember the words of the first reading. God is light. There are dark ...
    • Reflection for Friday, December 29, 2017: Octave of Christmas. 

      Purcell, Tom (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      John doesn't mince words in his epistle – don't be a hypocrite.  If you say you are following Christ, but you are not living His commandments, then you are not in union with Him.  If you say you love your sister, but you ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, December 30, 2017: Octave of Christmas. 

      Morse, Edward (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      In the first reading for today, John addresses several different audiences: Fathers, young men, and children.  Our perspectives and needs change as we move through the social ladder.  Isn't it fascinating that even with ...
    • The Federal Trade Commission in the 1960's 

      Owens, Haydn (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      Regulation of the business and economic life of the people was recorded in legal codes dating before 2000 B.C. Until the middle of the eighteenth century, regulation was accomplished by the church guilds, customs and ...
    • The Slaughterhouse Hang-Up in Meat Marketing 

      Stivers, Ann D. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      The purpose of this research paper, The Slaughterhouse Hang-Up of the Meat Industry, is to introduce the reader to the present condition of the meat industry, to highlight its past decade of accomplishments, and to predict ...
    • Ignatian Advising 

      DeFeo, Joseph (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017)
      Our guest this week is Joseph DeFeo, Executive Director of the Ignatian Colleagues Program. In this episode we discuss efforts at Jesuit colleges and universities to integrate Ignatian Spirituality in the advising process.
    • Registered Nurses Perspectives Regarding Interventions for Workplace Incivility 

      McPherson, Penne (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This Dissertation in Practice research study was designed to gain understanding of the frequency and degree of workplace incivility on Registered Nurses in the acute care setting. The aim of the study was to understand the ...
    • They Inadvertently Forgot the Midwives: Autoethnography of a Midwife in the Early 21st Century 

      McFarland, Ann Kristienne (Laura Heinemann. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The anthropological research on midwifery is extensive. It often, though, presents a view of the midwife struggling to maintain her commitment to childbirth without routine medical intervention in the face of a persistent ...
    • Managing the Development of Computer-Based Systems 

      Reck, Gerald C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      In terms of technical achievement, the computer revolution in U.S. business is outrunning expectations. In terms of economic payoff on new applications, it is rapidly losing momentum. Such is the evidence of a new study ...
    • Mexco Development Company 

      Squires, Edwin M. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      Background: The Northern States Group - The following circumstances leading to formation of Mexco Development Company provide some insight into the personality and spirit of adventure of Mexco's management. | Aspirations ...
    • Research and Case Studies on Medicare: The Government's Health Insurance Program for the Aged 

      Drey, Thomas P. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      Recently, social and economic problems have come to the attention of many Americans. Of great concern have become such topics as, Head Start, War-On-Poverty, Urban Renewal, the Jobs Corps, to mention a few. One such program ...
    • Saber International Airlines 

      Eck, Kevin F. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      The Company | Saber International Airlines was organized as Saber Airlines, Inc., in 1953. The company started as a small feeder airline in the midwest and by 1965 had grown to be a major contender for choice international routes.
    • An Analysis of the Problems Impeding the Ground Operations in the Air Freight Industry 

      Device, Michael A. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      In the days when air transportation couldn't really be called an industry, air freight took a poor third place to passenger and mail operations. As a rule, only the residual space on passenger aircraft was made available ...