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Drake student-athlete Madison Glennie honored as a Rhodes Scholar finalist

Madison Glennie, a Drake golf standout and straight-A student, was a finalist for the highly prestigious Rhodes Scholarship this year. 
November 21, 2017

Jordan Concert Series features cellist Anthony Ross

Drake University is proud to present Anthony Ross, principal cellist of the Minnesota Orchestra, for a pair of free performances on December 6 and 7.
November 21, 2017

International expert to discuss North Korean nuclear threat on Dec. 4

A senior fellow for Korea studies at the nonpartisan Council on Foreign Relations will deliver a free public lecture on the North Korean threat.
November 21, 2017

Outstanding art alumna receives rent-free studio space through new Drake initiative

Drake alumna Betsy Hart is the first recipient of a University fellowship that offers recent art graduates one year of rent-free studio space at Des Moines' Mainframe Studios .
November 20, 2017

Eaton contributes to international bird coloration database

Muir Eaton, associate professor of biology at Drake University, is making a substantial research contribution to the world’s largest database of bird coloration.
November 6, 2017

Four Drake students awarded Iowa Space Grant scholarships

Four Drake University students have been awarded the prestigious NASA sponsored scholarship through the Iowa Space Grant Consortium (ISGC) for the 2017-2018 academic year.
November 3, 2017

Drake Opera laid foundation for young alumnus' success

Drake alumnus Eric Ferring, AS'14, is one of many Drake grads who found success in the opera world. "Drake will always have a special place in my heart," he said.
October 30, 2017

Political scientists to discuss 'American Politics in Turmoil' on Nov. 2

Experts from Drake University and Iowa’s regents universities will host a panel discussion about political polarization in the United States.
October 30, 2017

Keys to Excellence continues with Arthur Greene in Russian Mystic program

Arthur Greene, professor of piano at University of Michigan, will present the next concert of Drake’s Keys to Excellence Piano Series on Nov. 6 in Sheslow Auditorium.
October 27, 2017

Get to Know: Salvador Leetoy, Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence

A Q&A with Fulbright Scholar in Residence Salvador Leetoy, professor of global communication and cultural studies at Tecnologico de Monterrey in Guadalajara, Mexico.
October 25, 2017

Bulldog Buildings and Memories they Contain

A new Drake University art exhibit will explore the architects behind some of Drake’s great buildings. Perhaps more importantly, it will explore how the University has claimed these buildings as its own.
October 24, 2017

Drake Theatre to showcase four student productions

The Drake University Department of Theatre Arts will showcase a collection of four student-produced short plays. Performances are Oct. 27-29.
October 24, 2017

Mies | Weese exhibit explores Iowa connections to renowned modernist architects

An exhibition at Drake University’s Anderson Gallery reveals the Iowa connections to three pioneering minds in modernist architecture. Nov. 9 - Dec. 22
October 24, 2017

Announcing the 2018 Herb and Karen Baum Symposium for Ethics and the Professions

The 2018 Herb and Karen Baum Symposium for Ethics and the Professions will examine the key moral responsibilities of members of the U.S. civic body, from various walks of professional life, in light of the current political climate.
October 23, 2017

Kent recognized for innovation in STEM education

Deborah Kent, associate professor of mathematics at Drake University, is a finalist for a state award that recognizes innovation in STEM education.
October 20, 2017