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eBlue November 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

Exhibit combines art with astronomical research

Students in Angela Battle's painting classes are collaborating with astronomy professor Charles Nelson to create artwork inspired by astronomical forms.
November 3, 2009

Cowles Library digitizes historical materials

The library is participating in Shelf2Life, a program initiated by the Bibliographical Center for Research to make historical materials more readily available.
November 3, 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