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The Comparison Project hosts interfaith dialogue on death and dying

The Comparison Project will present the fifth event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying.
November 28, 2016

Keys to Excellence series continues with Drake's Nicholas Roth

Nicholas Roth, professor of piano at Drake University, will present the next concert in Drake’s Keys to Excellence Piano Series on Nov. 28.
November 21, 2016

Q&A with Joan Faber McAlister, recipient of the 2016 Francine Merritt Award

Joan Faber McAlister, associate professor of rhetoric, media, and social change, has been selected to receive the 2016 Francine Merritt Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Lives of Women in Communication.
November 21, 2016
Lead at Sea FEATURE

Students learn Leadership at Sea in the Bahamas

For the fifth year in a row, a group of Drake University students will travel to the Bahamas over January Term for a leadership course on the high seas.
November 15, 2016

Drake Theatre presents "Heathers: The Musical" from Nov. 17-20

"Heathers: The Musical" runs Nov. 17-20 at Drake University. Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for students and senior citizens.
November 7, 2016

Educator to speak on inclusive education and "Changing the Story of Disability in Africa"

Ugandan educator and public speaker Francis Kamuhanda will lecture on education and the role it plays in child development in Uganda during a free public lecture at Drake University.
November 2, 2016

Music instructor to tour with Mannheim Steamroller

Anna Lackaff, adjunct professor of music at Drake University, will tour the country this holiday season as a keyboardist for Mannheim Steamroller.
November 1, 2016

Keys to Excellence series features Jeffrey Brown

Jeffrey Brown, associate professor of piano at Western Illinois University, will deliver a free performance in Drake's Keys to Excellence Piano Series on Monday, Nov. 14.
October 31, 2016

Vandana Shiva to deliver "Who Really Feeds the World" lecture Nov. 16

Indian scholar and environmental activist Vandana Shiva will discuss the impact of chemically-intensive agriculture and genetically modified organisms during a free public lecture next month at Drake University.
October 27, 2016

Peter Levi to deliver Cafe Scientifique lecture on nitrogen

Peter Levi, assistant professor of environmental science and policy, will channel his knowledge of streams, rivers, and reservoirs into a family-friendly presentation at the Science Center of Iowa.
October 27, 2016

Wallabies and Tigers and Macaques (Oh, my!)

A new academic concentration in Zoo Science and Conservation opens new doors for research, internships, and careers.
October 25, 2016

Interfaith event to precede Bucksbaum Lecture by On Being host Krista Tippett

A high-profile lecture by one of the world’s leading journalists on the topic of faith and religion will be preceded by an interfaith event designed to introduce visitors to the diversity of religious and faith communities in central Iowa.
October 25, 2016

The Comparison Project to host interfaith dialogue on death and dying

The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.
October 20, 2016

James Cloyd and Natalie Schmitz to lecture at Drake University Science Colloquium Series

Drake University will host free lectures this week by a University of Minnesota professor whose team recently had an anti-seizure drug approved by the FDA and by one of his graduate students, a Drake pharmacy alumna.
October 19, 2016

Vitha publishes textbook on chromatography

Mark Vitha, professor of chemistry and a Windsor Professor of Science at Drake University, published a new textbook titled "Chromatography: Principles and Instrumentation."
October 18, 2016