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eBlue September 2010

Basketball brothers launch clothing company for charity

A clothing line launched by former Drake basketball star Klayton Korver, BS'08, and his brother Kyle, a guard for the Chicago Bulls, is making a difference in cities across the country.
August 31, 2010

Former Drake basketball players signed to professional, international teams

Drake graduates and former teammates Adam Templeton and Josh Young recently signed contracts to play for professional basketball teams outside of the United States.
August 31, 2010

Drake custom license plates now available

Drake University recently launched its custom line of collegiate license plates in the state of Iowa.
August 31, 2010

Thomson named Drake head women's tennis coach

Paul Thomson was head men's and women's coach at Brevard College in Brevard, N.C., the last five seasons.
August 31, 2010

Students create wiki, request photos for Drakepedia building photo archive

Students are looking for personal photos, taken in 1990 or earlier, of current or razed Drake buildings.
August 31, 2010

Men's soccer earns first-ever NSCAA preseason national ranking, predicted to place fourth in MVC poll

The team also earned favorable predictions and honors from TopDrawerSoccer.com and the Missouri Valley Conference.
August 31, 2010

Drake ranks high in quality, undergraduate teaching

U.S. News and World Report magazine again recognized Drake for its reputation for quality and strong undergraduate teaching.
August 31, 2010

Drake picked fourth in Pioneer Football League pre-season poll

Last year, the team posted an 8-3 overall record, including a 6-2 second-place league finish.
August 31, 2010

Rodney Rogers, beloved biology professor, dies at 83

Rodgers, a 51-year professor emeritus of biology at Drake, is remembered for his dedication to biology and teaching.
August 31, 2010

Taylor named to third Preseason All-American Football Team

Defensive end Dain Taylor will play at the FCS Senior Scout Bowl, a post-season all-star game, in December.
August 31, 2010

Cowles Library gains comprehensive online search tool

Cowles SuperSearch by EBSCO Discovery Service will search across multiple databases, the library's catalog and Drake's institutional repository.
August 31, 2010

Lansing, Webb named recipients of Howlett Award

Recent Drake graduates Olivia Lansing (Dellwood, Minn.) and Garrett Webb (Prairie Village Kan.) were named Drake's top athletes for 2009-10.
August 31, 2010

Drake design exhibit explores impact of food on climate

The exhibit was inspired by research statistics about the relationship between food, fossil fuels and global warming.
August 31, 2010

Drake to play first American football game in Africa

Drake's football team will plan an all-star team from Mexico when it travels to Tanzania from May 17 to May 21.
August 31, 2010

YouTube video captures move-in day for new students

Drake President David Maxwell and staff members took a day to help first-year students move into the residence halls last month.
August 31, 2010