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Soltis leads Butler University’s College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Robert Soltis, who taught at Drake University since 1992, was appointed Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (COPHS) at his alma mater, Butler University.
July 6, 2016

Alumnus Tom Ahart to perform guest role in "A Raisin in the Sun" at Drake

Pyramid Theatre Company has cast Drake alumnus Tom Ahart, superintendent of Des Moines Public Schools, for a guest role in its upcoming production of "A Raisin in the Sun."
July 1, 2016

Thank you for going All In!

Any way you interpret it, the Drake community gave in record numbers this year.
May 27, 2016

Country star alumna to perform in West Des Moines tonight

Danika Portz, BN’11, will perform at Gilroy’s Kitchen + Pub + Patio at 1238 8th St. in West Des Moines on Wednesday, May 4 at 6 p.m. She is also the speaker at today’s Let’s DU Lunch event in downtown Des Moines.
May 4, 2016

Enjoy the Drake Relays from home

Stay connected to the 107th Drake Relays, even if you can’t be on campus.
April 20, 2016

Road To Rio Starts On the Blue Oval

More than 50 past Olympians and dozens of Olympic hopefuls are set to compete on the Blue Oval as each begins their march towards the XXXI Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro.
April 20, 2016

History, Tradition, and a Bit of Bling

The inauguration ceremony of Earl F. “Marty” Martin will install a new president and launch a new era—and flaunt the University’s traditional jewels.
April 20, 2016

Alumni-founded theater company’s on-campus debut to star retired Drake administrator Wanda Everage

A theater company founded by four Drake alumni will stage its debut production on campus, with retired Drake administrator Wanda Everage in a leading role.
April 8, 2016

SOE grad student receives scholarship for Adlerian psychology conference

Graduate student Susan Myers recently received a scholarship from the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP) to attend an annual conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
March 31, 2016

Alumna Spotlight: Madison Thompson

The CBPA caught up with Madison Thompson, BN'14, whose career is heating up with a job as event manager at Firewood Marketing in San Francisco.
March 29, 2016

The way to a Bulldog’s heart? Food.

Drake alumni are making Des Moines delicious and putting its restaurant scene on the map.
March 23, 2016

Show highlights 29 students’ work

Nearly 100 works entered into the 45th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, awards presented to eleven artists.
March 23, 2016

Drake among top producers of Peace Corps volunteers

Drake University has made its debut on the Peace Corps’ annual Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list, ranking No. 23 among small universities.
February 23, 2016

Thirteen Drake grads receive Business Record “Forty Under 40” honors

Thirteen Drake University degree-holders were named to the Des Moines Business Record’s “Forty Under 40” class for 2016.
February 12, 2016