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eBlue May 2010

Drake Relays celebrates classic elements, track and field records

Drake celebrated a new Beautiful Bulldog; more than 1,600 runners of all ages and abilities turning out for the inaugural Grand Blue Mile; and an astounding 18 track and field records set.
May 5, 2010

Two alumni elected to Drake Board of Trustees

Donald Lee Decker and Cathryn Lacy will serve three-year terms on the board, Drake's policy-making and governing body.
May 3, 2010

Bulldogs to battle Des Moines Menace in men's soccer exhibition

The men's soccer team will play the Des Moines Menace this weekend.
May 3, 2010

Drake Phonathon raises $361,375 in alumni gifts, makes last call for pledges

Donations to this year's campaign are welcome through May 31.
May 3, 2010

Law symposium addresses 'Same-Sex Marriage Divide'

Prominent experts gathered at the Law School to debate issues on same-sex marriage.
May 3, 2010

Drake alumna wins POW! award for innovative leadership

Sally Davis is one of 16 recipients of the 2010 POW! Awards presented by Womenetics, an organization that honors innovative female leaders.
May 3, 2010

Improvisational TASK party brings Drake artists together

The event brought students, faculty and staff together to express and challenge their artistic creativity.
May 3, 2010

Drake announces plans for $1.5 million Fred and Patty Turner Jazz Center

The rehearsal, recording and performance space is truly worthy of the talents of Drake's musicians.
May 3, 2010

CBPA presents Meredith's Lacy with Community Leadership Award

Steve Lacy received the Community Leadership Award for his impact on the University and Des Moines business community.
May 3, 2010

Alumna recognized with Weaver Medal for impact in pharmacy field

Melissa Murer Corrigan, PH'89, received the Lawrence C. and Delores M. Weaver Medal of Honor.
May 3, 2010

Professor, students team up to study endangered turtles

Professor Keith Summerville and his student are researching the lifestyle habits and population structure of a population of endangered box turtles.
May 3, 2010

Alumnus' gift transforms Aliber room into Graduate and Professional Education Center

The room was designed with state-of-the-art technology to meet the needs of adult learners in evening classes, all-day seminars and workshops.
May 3, 2010

Pharmacy students recognized at national conference

A group of students recently attended the American Pharmacists Association annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
May 3, 2010

Drake celebrates $2 million gift for endowed Relays directorship

Franklin "Pitch" Johnson Jr. and his wife, Catherine, recently established the Franklin P. Johnson Director of the Drake Relays.
May 3, 2010

SOE provides flash drives for education student's classroom

Students are using the flash drives for projects and to work on homework assignments outside of class.
May 3, 2010