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Drake Relays: Athletes at the Olympics

At least 91 Olympians are Drake Relays alumni.

Urbandale's Schunicht performs opera in Italy

Drake sophomore Molly Schunicht spent her summer in Italy and performed the leading role in the Puccini opera "Gianni Schicchi."
Des Moines Register

Iowa View: Looking at colleges? Do your homework

Tom Delahunt, vice president of admission and financial aid, gives advice to students on the college search process.
Des Moines Register

GOP wants voters to remove Supreme Court justice

Drake professor Rachel Caufield comments Iowa Republicans’ call to remove Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins from office.

$1 billion verdict punctuates seed giants' clash

Neil Hamilton, director of Drake University’s Agricultural Law Center, comments on the lawsuit between Monsanto and DuPont.
Des Moines Register

Heat wave even takes toll on medications

Drake pharmacy professor Geoff Wall comments on how heat can harm medications.
USA Today

New website spotlights Des Moines Symphony's personalities

A Drake University marketing class worked to create the new Des Moines Symphony website.
Des Moines Register

Iowa counties' offers to firm raises questions about incentives

Matthew Mitchell, assistant professor of international business, comments on "competition" for direct foreign investment in Iowa.
Bloomberg Businesswek

Many voters in White House race have their minds already made up

Drake politics professor Dennis Goldford comments on the electoral college's role in the Presidential election.
Kansas City Star

Aiming for colleges that are generous with merit aid

Drake University is feature prominently as a top private university that gives a large amount in merit aid each year.
New York Times

YP Spotlight: 'Iowa gave me a lot of hope'

Drake Law School graduate Kevin Patrick, LW'12, is profiled.
Des Moines Register

Zach Johnson wins John Deere in British Open tuneup

Drake alumnus Zach Johnson won the John Deere Classic, for his ninth career PGA Tour victory.
USA Today

Modern day etiquette: Handle yourself like a pro

Drake Athletic Director Sandy Clubb Hatfield gives tips on how to keep the workplace professional, productive, and friendly.

How average Americans view high court's healthcare ruling

Drake professor Allen Zagoren comments on how physicians view the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act.
USA Today

Higher Ed: Sticker Price, Potential Earnings Can Be Deceptive

Drake University President David Maxwell and Board of Trustees Chair Larry D. Zimpleman write about issues impacting higher education in America.
Huffington Post