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eBlue August 2010

Science student conducts compost, sustainability research in Wapello County

Emily Sibigtroth, a senior Drake University biology major, is helping improve prairie restoration efforts in Eddyville, Iowa.
August 3, 2010

Hatfield Clubb named "Woman of Influence" by Des Moines Business Record

Athletic Director Sandy Hatfield Clubb was profiled in the Aug. 2 issue of the Business Record.
August 3, 2010

National experts to discuss solutions to fiscal challenges

Former U.S. Comptroller General David M. Walker and Concord Coalition Executive Director Robert L. Bixby will host a free forum at Drake on Sept. 30.
August 3, 2010

Drake signs partnership with Career Athletes

The Career Athletes Web site connects current and alumni athletes with jobs, internships and networking opportunities.
August 3, 2010

Jazz in July at Drake features music, dance and community

The Drake Faculty Jazz Quintet played for nearly 200 jazz fans at an outdoor concert July 28.
August 3, 2010

Drake football team boasts All-American, Good Works players

Linebacker Ben Morrison has been named a finalist for the Allstate American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team and defensive end Dain Taylor has been named to The Sports Network Preseason All-America third team.
August 3, 2010

Summer camp sparks love for nature, science in high schoolers

Associate Professor Keith Summerville and two Drake seniors led a week-long camp at Metro Waste Authority's 73-acre environmental protection area near Runnells, Iowa.
August 3, 2010

Men's tennis to host alumni weekend

The first alumni reunion is set for Sept. 24-25 this fall at Roger Knapp Tennis Center.
August 3, 2010

Alumnus accepts ESPY Award for father

Aaron Thomas, ED'01, recently accepted an Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly (ESPY) Award in honor of his late father Ed Thomas, a longtime coach with the Aplington-Parkersburg schools.
August 3, 2010

First-year students gather with alumni at send-off events

First-year students, their families and alumni met and mingled during First-Year Send Off events in Des Moines, Kansas City and Minneapolis recently.
August 3, 2010

Nature inspires alumnus to write book on business

Tom Porter, GR'79, gleaned business lessons from nature when writing his first book.
August 3, 2010

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August 3, 2010

Pharmacy student team a finalist in national business plan competition

In the competition, students create a model for buying an existing independent community pharmacy or developing a new one.
August 3, 2010

Law professor publishes third edition of textbook, receives attention for article on zoning

Jerry L. Anderson and his writing partner Dennis D. Hirsch recently published the third edition of their textbook on environmental law.
August 3, 2010

International alumni keep in contact abroad

Six Drake graduates living in Singapore used social networking not only to keep in contact during their life after Drake, but also to renew their college friendships once again.
August 3, 2010