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Old school photo: Remembering Rodney Rogers

A Drake graduate reflects on the legacy of Rodney Rogers a year after the former biology professor emeritus' death.
August 16, 2011

DU in the news

Professor Tom Root talks debt ceiling; alumna shakes cocktail scene.
August 16, 2011

From medicine to motivation

Corey Jahnke, PH’90, drew on experiences gained during his career as a pharmacist to write a newly published book that encourages individuals to pursue professional and personal goals.
August 16, 2011

Bolstering the Bulldog Club

Drake's Bulldog Club welcomes eight new board members.
August 16, 2011

Spike on a bike

Whether you’re riding or road support, show your Bulldog pride by donning Drake blue on July 29 and stopping by our tent in Coralville for DU swag.
July 13, 2011

Tweet us @DrakeAlumni

Can't make it to campus this year? Here are seven ways to connect with Drake online.
July 13, 2011

Volunteer in blue

DU Good Day event coordinators are currently seeking site leaders for service projects across the country. Meet three alumnae who’ve signed on and register to participate in your hometown DU Good Day event.
July 13, 2011

Congratulations, Class of 2011

Drake welcomed more than 1,400 new members to the alumni network on May 14, following the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree commencement ceremonies held in the Knapp Center.
June 7, 2011

Drake's golden club

Alumni from Drake's classes of '41, '51 and '61 gather to celebrate at the 50 Year Club reunion Gold looks especially striking against Drake blue, as graduates from the classes of 1941, 1951 and 1961 can attest. In May, these alumni gathered to reconnect with old friends and reminisce about their Drake University experiences at […]
June 7, 2011

HI 104 gets a makeover

The modernization of Harvey Ingham 104 was first visualized as a component of Drake's 2004-05 Master Plan for science facilities, but implementation required a collective effort to garner financial support for this $966,104 project.
June 6, 2011

Pappajohns extoll service, philanthropy

Drake University recently presented honorary doctorates to philanthropists John and Mary Pappajohn for their extraordinary support of educational opportunities, entrepreneurial development and art initiatives, including the Pappajohn Sculpture Park in downtown Des Moines.
June 6, 2011

Three bright Bulldogs

Fulbright Grants will allow alumni and faculty opportunities to make global impact Drake's 2011 Fulbright recipients are set to create a documentary film in Russia, teach English in Brazil and mentor graduate students at Uganda Martyrs University, among other notable pursuits. This year's two alumni grant recipients and faculty fellow add to the University's success […]
June 6, 2011

DU Good Day FAQ

DU Good Day, set for Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, is an opportunity to gather with other charitable alums in your area to volunteer together on a local project to fight hunger.
June 6, 2011

Honoring outstanding student teachers

More than one hundred student teachers, mentor teachers, supervisors, faculty, and supportive friends and family attended the 2011 Drake School of Education Mentor Reception held last month in Levitt Hall.
June 6, 2011

Personal branding brunch

More than 65 attendees at the Drake Women's Connection of Chicago brunch learned about the importance of marketing themselves, thanks to a presentation from Barbara Minner Ford, JO'74, principal at Griffin Strategic Advisors, and Mary Edrington, assistant professor of marketing at Drake University.
June 6, 2011