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Save the date for Drake African-American Alumni Reunion

May 7, 2007

Mark your calendars now for Drake's second African-American Alumni Reunion, coming to campus Sept. 28-30.  Details of events are being worked out and will be communicated to alumni and posted on the Drake alumni Web site at as they become available.

A block of rooms is available at the Hotel Fort Des Moines for the nights of Sept. 28 and 29 at a rate of $99 for a single, double or triple room. Corporate king suites are available for $119. To reserve a room, call 800-532-1466 or 515-243-1161 and ask for the Drake African-American Alumni Reunion rate.  The hotel will also offer free shuttle service to the reunion site.

Additionally, a block of rooms is available at the Downtown Des Moines Marriott for $79 per night. To reserve a room from this block, call 800-514-4681.