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eBlue November 2009

Alumnus researches diabetes care in Iowa Latino communities

Dan Sadowski, AS'08, is researching health care for diabetes among Hispanic populations in rural Iowa for a master's degree in international community health.
November 3, 2009

'We can all be rainbows in the clouds,' Angelou tells packed house at Drake

Dr. Maya Angelou's lecture drew the largest crowd in the history of the Bucksbaum Lecture Series.
November 3, 2009

Pharmacy students team with faculty, professionals in compounding research

The students are working on projects involving compounding as part of a grant from Grow Iowa Values Fund.
November 3, 2009

ALUMNI EVENTS

MONDAY, NOV. 2 Drake Madrigal Dinner tickets on sale now Enjoy a holiday feast and laughs with friends at Drake University's Christmas Madrigal Dinners at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 6. The evening will feature a decadent Renaissance feast with wine and Cornish game hen, garlic mashed potatoes, spinach salad, baked […]
November 3, 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