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  • Donate your Drake memorabilia
    April 20, 2015
    The Office of Alumni Relations has settled into its space in the Drake University Alumni House, which the office’s staff has occupied more than a year now. As they continue to decorate and style the home, they have found a need for authentic Drake memorabilia to fill the its nooks and crannies. Do you have […]
  • Sturdy 'Tank' wins 36th Annual Beautiful Bulldog Contest at Drake University
    April 19, 2015
    Tank, a 2-year-old English bulldog from Des Moines, was named Most Beautiful Bulldog at the 2015 contest. Owner Duane Smith adopted him from Craigslist last year.
  • CBPA recognizes outstanding students and faculty at awards ceremony
    April 17, 2015
    Drake University’s College of Business and Public Administration honored students, faculty, and community leaders for their contributions to Drake and the business community at the college’s annual awards ceremony on Wednesday, April 8.
  • Drake University wins national service innovation award
    April 17, 2015
    Drake University is one of three winners of the Service Year + Higher Education Innovation Challenge by the Franklin Project at the Aspen Institute, the National Conference on Citizenship and the Corporation for the National and Community Service.
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  • De Blasio in Iowa cites rampant inequality in U.S.
    April 17, 2015 - The New York Times
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke to more than 50 people, mostly Drake students, about income inequality in the United States.
  • Mystery complicates grief for families of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
    March 11, 2015 - CBS News
    Nancy Berns, professor of sociology and author of "Closure: The Rush to End Grief and What It Costs Us," says families of the victims of tragedy—like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370—cope with loss in many different ways.
  • Paying farmers not to farm? Not exactly.
    March 5, 2015 - Iowa Public Radio
    Matt Russell, director of the Drake University Agricultural Law Center, discusses nuances of federal commodity support programs created to help farmers during bad years.
  • Is Obamacare Doomed?
    March 5, 2015 - The Epoch Times
    Mark Kende of Drake Law School says the Supreme Court will likely uphold portions of the Affordable Care Act that are under legal challenge.
  • Elevating the discussion on mental health in Iowa
    March 3, 2015 - The Des Moines Register
    Jerry Foxhoven, director of the Drake Legal Clinic, says a proposal to close two mental health facilities in Iowa would create efficiencies that boost quality and accessibility of state services.
  • Top 10 FAFSA Myths Debunked
    December 4, 2014 - NerdWallet
    Colleges have never offered so much of their resources for financial aid—but to qualify you first have to apply, says Tom Delahunt, vice president for admission and student financial planning.
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