DU in the News
Fireworks, Finding Exo-Planets, and More
Christa Olson, vice provost for international programs, discusses the benefits of study abroad and Drake's plan to increase participation.
COLD JUSTICE: Cold Case TV Show Raises Concern
Bob Rigg, professor of law, comments on the recently solved cold case involving Theresa Supino. He shares what the pretrial publicity might mean for the case.
BEAUTY BAR: New Type Of Salon In Metro
Tom Swartwood, assistant professor of practice in entrepreneurship, comments on what this new shop says about business in Des Moines.
Reinventing the pharmacist role in a hospitalist model of care
Erik Maki, associate professor of pharmacy practice, is featured as an industry leader who is reinventing the role a pharmacist plays.
Jerry Foxhoven discusses Drake Law School clinical programs
Jerry Foxhoven, executive director of the Drake Legal Clinic, shares how the clinical programs benefit Drake Law students and the community.
As Iowa goes, so goes the nation: volunteer
Drake University is mentioned for being part of Gov. Branstad's new national service initiative.
High Profile Murder Trial’s Iowa Connection
Robert Rigg, professor of law at the Drake University Law School, comments on the Michael Dunn trial.
Barbie, defiant, models for Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
Natalie Ross Adkins, associate professor of marketing at Drake University comments on Barbie’s #unapologetic campaign.
MOVING ON: Staying Friends With Social Media
Drake University's Mark Kloberdanz, director of the counseling center, and Chris Snider, assistant professor of practice in multi-media, were interviewed for a story on social media and relationships.
AD TRENDS: What’s Behind Super Bowl Commercials
Sandra Henry, associate professor of journalism and mass communication, discusses the effectiveness of Super Bowl advertising.
Universities immersed in Bahamian culture
Students from Drake University took part in an ambassador hosting at the home of People to People volunteer Keith Saunders in the Bahamas this January.
PRESIDENT’S SPEECH: Drake Students React
Channel 13 joined a bipartisan group of Drake students to watch the State of the Union address.
Zimpleman to chair Financial Services Roundtable
Larry Zimpleman, chairman of the Drake University Board of Trustees and chief executive officer of Principal Financial Group, has been named chairman of the Financial Services Roundtable—one of the nation’s most influential business organizations.
Iowa newspapers pile up after 2009 budget cuts
Bart Schmidt, associate professor of librarianship and digital projects librarian at Drake University, discusses converting newspapers into microfilm.
Iowa Law Students May Get to Pass on the Bar Exam
Drake University Law School Dean Allan Vestal and current law student, Rob Evans, comment on the bar exam discussion in Iowa.