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eBlue June 2012

Drake choirs travel overseas for international tour

The Drake Choir and Chamber Choir paid homage to choral traditions in Wales and Ireland.
June 27, 2012

Meet the Class of 2012

See where some of our students from the Class of 2012 ventured following their graduation this May
June 27, 2012

Professors earn highest faculty honors

Linda Krypel and Patrick Heaston are honored with the Madelyn Levitt Mentor and Teacher of the Year awards.
June 27, 2012

Take in some baseball with Drake

Drake alumni meet up for Drake Me Out to the Ballgame events across the country.
June 27, 2012

DU Good Day 2012

The date is set—find out how you can get involved in your community in September.
June 27, 2012

Old School Photo: Cowles Library

Just after commencement in 1937, construction began on Cowles Library—a building many alumni know all too well from their college days. Supported by the Gardner Cowles Foundation, the new facility was built to accommodate the growing student body that Carnegie Library could no longer support. In 1966, Cowles Library received a facelift, quadrupling its size […]
June 27, 2012

Relationships make new space possible

Gifts to distinctlyDrake enable the construction of the Cline Atrium for Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
June 27, 2012

Growing young minds through STEM

Middle school students learn app development and boost STEM literacy at Drake summer camps.
June 27, 2012

Extension Education offers anti-bullying course

The award-winning class gives educators the tools to prevent bullying at school.
June 27, 2012

Drake alumna fights for the innocent

Alumna Erika Nichols Cook’s work at the Illinois Innocent Project helps exonerate wrongly-convicted individuals.
June 27, 2012

Not your typical summer camp

Community college students learn about actuarial science at Drake camp.
June 27, 2012

High-tech advertising

School of Journalism and Mass Communication professor will visit NYC for a peek at the future of advertising.
June 27, 2012
Fields of Opportunity

Fields of Opportunity

For this recent Drake graduate, Iowa’s state slogan, Fields of Opportunity, proved more accurate than she ever anticipated. This spring, I filed my taxes in Iowa for the second year in a row. My car bears Iowa license plates. I’m registered to vote in Iowa, too. I suppose that makes me an Iowan—something I never […]
June 12, 2012