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eBlue January 2011

Several factors contribute to boom in Musical Theatre Program

Enrollment grows dramatically, thanks to the personal attention and the quality of education students receive at Drake.
January 11, 2011

Drake to honor Zach Johnson on Jan. 25

The 2007 Masters champion will receive the prestigious Double D Award.
January 11, 2011

distinctlyDrake event travels to Naples

Alumni and friends are invited to gather for a night on the town on Feb. 17.
January 11, 2011

Current and former Drake student-athletes recognized for success on and off the field

Two men's soccer players have received national recognition, and former Drake kicker Billy Cundiff will play in the Pro Bowl.
January 11, 2011

Let's DU Lunch series moves to the Des Moines Club

Mike Draper, founder and owner of RAYGUN, will lead off the spring series on Feb. 2.
January 11, 2011

President Maxwell honored for leadership in higher education

He received the Chief Executive Leader Award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District VI.
January 11, 2011

Chicago alumnae organization gains steam

The Drake Women's Connection of Chicago will host a happy hour on Feb. 3.
January 11, 2011

Drake benefactor Bill Knapp receives Iowa's highest citizen honor

He served on Drake's governing board from 1976 to 2006 and was honored with the designation of trustee emeritus in 2008.
January 11, 2011

Drake-A-Mania ignites passion for University

The 21st annual celebration of Drake pride will be held Jan. 29 in Brentwood, Tenn.
January 11, 2011

Drake announces two gifts totaling $4.5 million, campaign tops $80 million

Two major gifts from alumni will support a new science building and a chair of ethics and the professions.
January 11, 2011

ALUMNI CALENDAR

Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, 6:30 p.m. -- distinctlyDrake Des Moines -- Temple for Performing Arts -- Des Moines Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011 -- Let's DU Lunch -- Des Moines Club, 666 Grand Ave-- Des Moines   Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011 -- National Game Watch Party Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 -- distinctlyDrake Naples Moraya Bay -- […]
January 11, 2011

Keep up with Drake news via the new home page

The page features tabs for "DU in the News," "Faculty & Staff Accomplishments," and "University News."
January 11, 2011

Exhibit explores young adult Chinese consumers

The exhibit opens Tuesday, Jan. 18, in the Collier Heritage Room of Cowles Library.
January 11, 2011

Drake Football Lift-a-thon to raise funds for historic trip to Africa

Players hope the fundraiser will generate $300,000 to support the trip, which costs $4,000 per student-athlete.
January 11, 2011

Drake business school puts marketing majors on track for professional success

Students will be able to specialize in areas such as market research and marketing management.
January 11, 2011