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eBlue March 2009

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION NEWS

Thomas McNab of St. Charles, Mo., recently received a $1,000 award from the Allstate Insurance Co. with the support of the Allstate Foundation.
February 27, 2009

COLLEGE OF PHARMACY AND HEALTH SCIENCES NEWS

Drake professor Robert Soltis recently was named the first recipient of the C. Boyd Granberg Professional Leadership Award for his service to professional pharmacy organizations.
February 27, 2009

LAW SCHOOL NEWS

The Law School's Whitfield & Eddy PLC National Moot Court team recently finished in the top eight out of 28 teams that competed in the national finals of the 59th Annual National Moot Court Competition.
February 27, 2009

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION NEWS

Twenty-one first grade students at Orchard Place Elementary School in Des Plaines, Ill., were recently adopted by Drake, thanks to their teacher and Drake alumna Vanessa Stalter, ED'01.
February 27, 2009

SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION NEWS

Kelly Nass, JO'99, has literally found paradise in primetime as the new production coordinator for "Lost" -- the six-time Emmy Award-winning TV show -- filmed on location in Oahu, Hawaii.
February 27, 2009

Drake to honor five outstanding alumni

Five Drake University alumni will be recognized for their career accomplishments and loyalty to the university at the annual Drake Alumni Awards Dinner on Saturday, May 16.  The event, which is open to Drake alumni and friends, will begin with a reception at 6 p.m. followed by dinner and the program at 7 p.m. in […]
February 27, 2009

ATHLETICS NEWS

Tennis Center renamed in memory of Roger Knapp; 1968-69 Final Four banner unveiled; three jerseys retired;
February 27, 2009

MISSION STATEMENT

Drake's mission is to provide an exceptional learning environment that prepares students for meaningful personal lives, professional accomplishments, and responsible global citizenship. The Drake experience is distinguished by collaborative learning among students, faculty, and staff and by the integration of the liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation.  
February 27, 2009

ALUMNI EVENTS

THURSDAY, MARCH 5- SUNDAY, MARCH 8 Men's Missouri Valley Conference Basketball Tournament pre-game party, Logan's (formerly J Bucks), 1000 Clark St., St. Louis, MO. Questions? Contact John Brown at john.brown@drake.edu. THURSDAY, MARCH 12-SUNDAY, MARCH 14 Women's Missouri Valley Conference Basketball Tournament pre-game party, Logan's (formerly J. Bucks), 1000 Clark St., St. Louis, MO. Questions? Contact: […]
February 27, 2009

ALUMNI NEWS

Alumni to present Executive in Residence lecture; Drake singers head west for spring concert tour; Drake recognizes outstanding pharmacy and education alumni; Drake looks inward to secure solid position within shaky economy.
February 27, 2009

CAMPUS NEWS

Former Drake President Paul Sharp dies in Oklahoma; Bill Bryson to give Bucksbaum Lecture; and Student honored for positive impact on Iowa community.
February 27, 2009

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES NEWS

The National Advisory Council of the College of Arts and Sciences is hosting a new career development opportunity for students by facilitating mock interviews this week.
February 27, 2009