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eBlue November 2010

Law students make Halloween Hoops a success for nearly 300 children and parents

More than 30 Drake law students volunteered at the free event, hosted by Russ Lovell and Dolph Pulliam.
November 5, 2010

Alumnus uses creativity, persistence to earn spot as Academy Awards marketing assistant

Josh Tomme, BN'08, was selected for the position from a pool of more than 1,000 applicants.
November 5, 2010

School of Education welcomes three new faculty members

Students benefit from the new professors' perspectives and extensive experience.
November 5, 2010

Drake screens alumna's documentary on eco-disaster

Tanya Beer, AS'96, produced the film about Tar Creek, Okla., also known as "Armageddon USA."
November 5, 2010

Senior newsmagazine wins Pacemaker, four other pubs are finalists

Think magazine has been a Pacemaker finalist three times since its inception four years ago, winning in 2007 and again this year.
November 5, 2010

Live mascot Porterhouse sports new threads at athletic events

Josie Poppen designed the bulldog's vintage-style blue-and-white letter sweater and beanie.
November 5, 2010

ATHLETICS NEWS

Men's soccer trio garners ESPN Academic All-District honors The Drake men's soccer team earned recognition for its efforts in the classroom as three Bulldogs were tabbed as first team ESPN Academic All-America All-District VII selections. Named to the first team to remain in contention for national Academic All-America laurels were senior defender Nick Foster (West […]
November 5, 2010

Bucksbaum Lecture Series features renowned author, gains new funding

Azar Nafisi, author of the bestselling "Reading Lolita in Tehran," presented the 25th Bucksbaum Lecture.
November 5, 2010

Drake explores partnership with leading private university in Mexico

Leaders of Technologico de Monterrey visit Drake to discuss collaborations that go beyond the inaugural Global Kilimanjaro Bowl.
November 5, 2010

Alumni respond to students' request for historic Drake photos

More photos are needed for the first-year seminar course "Drakepedia "“ Building a Living Archive."
November 5, 2010

Tickets go on sale Monday for Drake Madrigal Christmas Dinners

Enjoy a six-course meal while being entertained by singers, jugglers, dancers and strolling minstrels.
November 5, 2010

Drake Jazz Ensemble One to perform at alumnus' party

Fred Turner, the major benefactor of Drake's jazz program, invited the band to play at his annual jazz party again this year.
November 5, 2010

Drake announces partnership with Yamaha during recital by Russian pianist

Yamaha artist and Van Cliburn Competition winner Olga Kern performed on the world's only Yamaha CFX Grand Piano.
November 5, 2010

MPA grads reunite on Mediterranean cruise

The trip was a logical extension of the MPA program's emphasis on international understanding.
November 5, 2010

Drake University pharmacy students place second in national competition

The team of four presented its business plan at the National Community Pharmacists Association annual convention in Philadelphia.
November 5, 2010