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    • Reflection for Monday, June 11, 2018: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Mattingly, Molly (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      When I looked at today's readings, my first thought was, "What can I say about the Beatitudes that they haven't heard fifty times already?" I started looking into the story of St. Barnabas, wondering why the Beatitudes ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, June 7, 2018: 9th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Waldron, Maureen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      There are hundreds of ancient commandments in the Torah, outlining the how Jewish people should live.  They include a myriad of rules for worship, prayer, temple services, fasting, cleanliness and sacrifice of animals.|So, ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, June 12, 2018: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Amu, Vivian (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      Have you ever been in a room full of people and wondered if your presence was significant?  Have you ever been around even one other person who made you question the power of your internal beauty and your uniqueness?  Have ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, June 6, 2018: 9th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Maynard, Angela (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      It's always challenging for me to reflect on a reading when Jesus tells the people that they are misled, or wrong, but basically leaves it at that.  I truly felt misled after reading today's message.|So, I will share my ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, June 16, 2018: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Cherney, Mike (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      In the first reading, Elisha wholeheartedly accepts his call. In the Gospel, Jesus discusses oaths. Today I am drawn to reflect on how I live out my call.|God makes Elijah aware of His intention to make Elisha his successor. ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, June 14, 2018: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Dilly, Barbara (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      Jesus tells us today that anger toward other brothers gets us in trouble with God, as does insulting other people or threatening to stamp them out.  He reminds us of this after he recites the commandment "You shall not ...
    • Reflection for Friday, June 15, 2018: 10th Week of Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2018)
      After the wind there was an earthquake – but the Lord was not in the earthquake. After the earthquake there was fire – but the Lord was not in the fire. After the fire there was a tiny whispering sound." 1 Kings|As people ...
    • A Study of the Action of Prostaglandin F2a on the Guinea-Pig Isolated Trachea 

      Adolphson, Richard Louis (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      The action of prostaglandin F2a (PGF2a)1 on guinea-pig isolated trachea has been studied. Special emphasis was placed on considerations of the possible beta-adrenergic blocking activities of this essential fatty-acid ...
    • A Study of the Adrenergic Receptors in Mammalian Tracheal Smooth Muscle 

      Adolphson, Richard Louis (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1974)
      Adrenergic receptors of mammalian tracheal smooth muscle have been characterized. After beta-adrenergic blockade with propranolol, the responses to epinephrine in both human and guinea-pig tracheal smooth muscle were ...
    • The Effect of Population Density on Brain Biogenic Amines, Learning, and Retention in the Rat 

      Carvey, Paul (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1974)
      The past decade has witnessed a tremendous interest in the study of brain biogenic amines. Their widespread distribution in neural pathways has led to the development of new research areas which attempt to discern the role ...
    • Inappropriate imposition of court-ordered mediation in will contests 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2011)
      Following the successful implementation of court-ordered mediation programs in divorce and family law cases, similar programs are being adopted to mandate the use of mediation in other areas of litigation. Complex emotional ...
    • Changing the estate planning malpractice landscape: Applying the constructive trust to cure testamentary mistake 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2011)
      A statistical compilation of malpractice claims released by the American Bar Association in 2008 demonstrates that estate planning cases constitute almost 10% of all actions filed. An estate planning client is uniquely ...
    • 120 hours until the consistent treatment of simultaneous death under the California probate code 

      Haneman, Victoria J.; Booth, Jennifer M. (2010)
      The issue of simultaneous death arises when there is insufficient evidence that two individuals died other than simultaneously. In the case of closely proximate deaths, devolution of the estate depends upon the order of ...
    • Bridging the justice gap with a (purposeful) restructuring of small claims court 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2017)
      Legal services are so expensive that low- and middle-income individuals with access to technology and some education will frequently try to navigate the court system on their own. Accepting (as some of us have) that neither ...
    • Marriage, millennials, and massive student loan debt 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2017)
      Dating apps, contraception, abortion, medical advances that allow the delay of childbearing, changes in female pay, and crippling student loan debt are all factors that may weigh upon the Millennial trend of cohabitation ...
    • Incorporation of outcome-based learning approaches into the design of (incentive) trusts 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2016)
      This Essay is based on a panel discussion at Asset Protection and Trust Innovations: South Dakota’s Role in Paving the Way for Innovations Nationwide, organized by University of South Dakota School of Law. The largest ...
    • Making tax law 

      Burman, Daniel M.; Haneman, Victoria J. (Carolina Academic Press. Durham, NC, 2014)
      This book explores the process of making U.S. tax law and examines the ways in which considerations of tax policy, tax politics, and tax administration intersect and contribute to the development of law through the legislative ...
    • Timely proposal to eliminate the student loan interest deduction 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2013)
      Although increasing access to higher education has been a priority of the federal government for more than half a century, the government has largely shifted the way in which it offers assistance over the last two decades ...
    • Ethical exploitation of the unrepresented consumer 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2008)
      This Article examines civil actions brought by attorney-represented debt buyers against unrepresented consumers, to collect debts against which the statute of limitations has already run. If the consumer were represented, ...
    • Collision of student loan debt and joint marital taxation 

      Haneman, Victoria J. (2016)
      Students presently graduating from college represent perhaps the most indebted generation of young adults in the history of the United States, which may be attributed to the fact that interest-bearing debt plays a primary ...