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Drake senior balances worlds of school and motherhood
When Brytani Cavil became pregnant during her first year at Drake University, her classmates helped her juggle the complexities of academics and motherhood.
Faith in Iowa: How churches are hoping to put some people back in the pews
Timothy Knepper, chair of Drake's Department of Philosophy and Religion, explains how freedom of choice underlies shifting trends in religiosity in the United States.
Young African professionals to visit Manning
Drake University will host 25 young professionals between the ages of 25 and 35 starting in June with an institute emphasizing business and entrepreneurship.
Drake's Robert McCann uses home advantage for Relays win
Robert McCann became the first Drake runner to win the steeplechase since 1981, and the first Bulldog athlete to win a Drake Relays crown since 2013.
Ternus to retire from Harkin Institute
Marsha Ternus will retire as director of Drake University's Harkin Institute for Public Policy and Citizen Engagement after guiding the institute through three highly successful formative years.
Jose Antonio Vargas tries to 'Define American' and promote smart talk on race
For the conclusion of the #UniteIowa on Race at Drake series, Jose Antonio Vargas will be the keynote speaker at the One Night United festival at Drake University.
Why Trump's advance is unstoppable
Donald Trump's advance toward presidential candidacy will be unstoppable if he continues to win primary states with more than 50 percent of the vote, writes Drake Law School professor Anthony J. Gaughan.
Drake Students Discuss School Field Trip to San Quentin Prison Ahead of Event
Last December, a group of Drake University students traveled to San Quentin Prison in California to learn about life behind bars.
Merrick Garland meets with key GOP senator
Drake University Law Professor Mark Kende participated in a conference call on Monday to call for a hearing and vote on Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland.
Community service an inspiration for pharmacy school
Kelsey Japs, a third-year PharmD candidate at Drake, co-wrote an article for the American Pharmacy Association on the importance of volunteering as a pharmacy student.
Lolo Jones begins Olympic quest at Drake Relays
Lolo Jones will begin her bid to make a third straight United States Olympic track team at the 2016 Drake Relays.
Bulldogs tryout to be Drake's most beautiful
Over 80 English bulldogs entered a lottery to select the 50 competitors for Drake University's 37th Annual Beautiful Bulldog Contest.
Drake Relays official announces pole vault event location
Drake Relays Director Brian Brown announces Capital Square as the location for the men's and women's international pole vault event taking place Wednesday, April 27.
Pharmacists can boost health care options in rural areas
Drake University pharmacy student Andrew Wagner writes of the lack of local medical care and services in many rural areas of Iowa.