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  • 'FiveThirtyEight' gives Trump 61.8 percent chance of winning Iowa
    September 19, 2016 - Radio Iowa
    Rachel Paine Caufield, associate professor of political science, says Trump has an advantage in Iowa, in part because Democratic voters were divided by a contentious primary between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton.
  • Memetics and the science of going viral
    September 16, 2016 - The Conversation US
    Shontavia Johnson, director of the Intellectual Property Law Center at Drake Law School, authored this explanation of why "Who Let the Dogs Out," Grumpy Cat, and similar web crazes gain traction while other trends and ideas quickly fizzle out.
  • Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
    September 15, 2016 - Pharmacy Times
    Renae Chesnut, dean of the Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, spoke with Pharmacy Careers about the college’s learner-centered teaching, opportunities for diverse experiences, and advice for graduating students.
  • Cortical Visual Impairment in children
    September 9, 2016 - Advance Healthcare Network for OT Practitioners
    Cortical visual impairment (CVI) is the leading cause of visual impairment in children in developed countries. Jayna Fischbach, assistant professor of occupational therapy, co-wrote this piece on how occupational therapists can help identify CVI.
  • The tattoo on your body might not really be yours
    September 7, 2016 - Michigan Public Radio
    A recent spate of lawsuits involving celebrities, athletes, and even small business owners makes it clear—the tattoo on your body may not belong to you. Shontavia Johnson, director of the Intellectual Property Law Center at Drake University Law School, discusses this developing area of law.
  • Ace the transition from full-time worker to full-time student
    August 31, 2016 - Yahoo! Finance
    Kara Blanchard, assistant dean of admission and financial aid at Drake Law School, offers extensive advice for making a successful transition from full-time employee to full-time student.
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Drake sophomore Alex Peterson, a computer science and math major, was greeted by this beautiful view as he stepped out of Goodwin-Kirk residence hall.
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