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eBlue November 2009

Drake presents opportunities in actuarial science to local students

A new initiative brought more than 100 students to campus from Central Academy to learn about Drake's actuarial science program.
November 3, 2009

Drake seeks nominations for annual alumni awards

The Drake University National Alumni Association Board is calling for nominations for annual alumni awards for outstanding graduates.
November 3, 2009

Law prof accepts national prize at U.S. Supreme Court

Melissa Heames Weresh recently accepted the award for her essay that examines the professional identity development of novice lawyers.
November 3, 2009

Drake CPHS, colleges and schools invite alumni to join Facebook pages

Join your college or school online.
November 3, 2009

Former Drake runner Lehmkuhle finishes 10th in New York Marathon

Former Drake distance running standout Jason Lehmkuhle, AS'00, finished 10th out of a record 43,741 participants.
November 3, 2009

Alumnus' film featuring fellow alumni set for world premiere at Denver film festival

"Something Blue" follows a young couple that has recruited their friend to videotape the fun moments leading up to their wedding.
November 3, 2009

Professor, alumna launch pen pal program to encourage young writers

Drake students are exchanging letters with Des Moines-area fourth graders taught by alumna Jennifer Huegel, GR'05.
November 3, 2009

Networking event draws alumni, students from Minneapolis and Chicago

Nearly 85 alumni and 100 students in the College of Business and Public Administration recently participated in alumni-student networking events.
November 3, 2009

Reserve quarterback rallies Drake football to fifth straight win; share of first place in PFL

Drake earned its fifth win while improving to 7-1 overall.
November 3, 2009

Pharmacy alumnus receives Bowl of Hygeia Award

Tom Rickey, PH'68, GR'71, received an award from the Illinois Pharmacists Association for his outstanding service.
November 3, 2009

Five Bulldogs earn CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America All-District Honors

The students earned recognition for their efforts in the classroom and were named to all-district teams.
November 3, 2009

Student-organized conference on overcoming racial privilege set for Nov. 7

"The Race Card: Who Holds the Privileged Hand?" will feature anti-racist activist and author Peggy McIntosh, who will give the keynote address.
November 3, 2009

McDermott earns all-MVC honors at cross country meet

Drake junior Casey McDermott recently finished ninth in the State Farm MVC Championship.
November 3, 2009

Alumnus and company sweep top national marketing awards

Tony Baldus, GR'98, recently received the Direct Marketer of the Year Award and his company, Marsh, was named Company of the Year.
November 3, 2009

Drake Magazine wins national journalism award

The student-produced magazine won the Pacemaker Award for Magazine Excellence.
November 3, 2009