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Thanksgiving scrambles workers' schedules

Natalie Adkins, associate professor of marketing, comments on holiday shopping and the strategy behind stores opening for longer hours.
Des Moines Register

Health profile: Pharmacy is in new Drake dean's DNA

Wendy Duncan, dean of the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, is featured in a Health Profile in the Des Moines Register.
Des Moines Register

Drake fundraising tops $150 million over five years

Drake University's distinctlyDrake campaign exceeds $150 million.
Des Moines Register

Christie's tea-party problem

Nationally syndicated columnist Richard Cohen thanks Dennis Goldford, professor of politics and international relations at Drake University, for providing him a link to a Merle Haggard classic being used as an anthem for the tea party.
Washington Post

Students: Be Wary of Salary Data for Graduates

Larry Zimpleman, chair of Drake University's Board of Trustees, responds to "Why Focusing Too Narrowly in College Could Backfire."
The Wall Street Journal

Teen convicted of killing store clerks to be re-sentenced

Jerry Foxhoven, director of Drake University's Legal Clinic, provides insight on resentencing in Michael Swanson case.

Climate Change is Real

Matt Russell, state food policy project coordinator for the Drake University Agricultural Law Center, weighs in on climate change in Iowa.
The Gazette

Basu: We still have a ways to go on race relations

Drake University is mentioned for hosting NPR's Michele Norris for a lecture on race.
Des Moines Register

'Startup Boot Camp for Women' pushes female entrepreneurship

Drake University will host “Startup Boot Camp for Women,” a series of intensive workshop sessions promoting female entrepreneurship over the next two weekends.

Fulbright Starts Efforts to Help Alumni Keep Global Ties

Drake University is mentioned as one of this year’s Fulbright top producers. The University was also listed as a top producing school in 2012, 2009, and 2006.
Chronicle of Higher Education

The Daily Rundown

MSNBC mentions Drake University as host of the recent GOP Senatorial debate.

UNDER $3: Gas Prices To 'Remain Low'

Tom Root, associate professor of finance at Drake University, comments on the factors contributing to the recent drop in gas prices.

DRAKE VISIT: Chinese Delegation On Campus

Drake University celebrates relationship with Hebei Province in China.

Shutdown's effects felt on universities, courts in Iowa

An article discussing the effects of the government shutdown on Drake University.
Des Moines Register


Art Sanders, associate provost at Drake University comments on government shutdown.