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Kent receives state award for innovation in education

Deborah Kent, associate professor of mathematics at Drake University, won a state award for innovation in STEM education.
November 17, 2017

Chibnall named president-elect of Iowa Library Association

Dan Chibnall, STEM Librarian at Drake University, recently was elected as the Vice President/President-Elect for the Iowa Library Association.
November 16, 2017

Which medicines are safe and effective for children? Professor's new book has the answers.

A new book by Edward Bell, professor of pharmacy practice, answers parents’ most common questions about the safety and effectiveness of medicines for children.
November 14, 2017

Eaton contributes to international bird coloration database

Muir Eaton, associate professor of biology at Drake University, is making a substantial research contribution to the world’s largest database of bird coloration.
November 6, 2017

Stensrud awarded Collier Baker Endowed Professorship

Professor Robert Stensrud was awarded the Collier Baker Endowed Professorship, a four-year award that carries a stipend and research fund, by the Drake Board of Trustees on Oct. 7. 
October 27, 2017

Pisarski named to Iowa International Center board of directors

Dorothy Pisarski, associate professor of advertising, was appointed to the Iowa International Center’s Board of Directors for a three-year term.
October 27, 2017

Get to Know: Salvador Leetoy, Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence

A Q&A with Fulbright Scholar in Residence Salvador Leetoy, professor of global communication and cultural studies at Tecnologico de Monterrey in Guadalajara, Mexico.
October 25, 2017

Kent recognized for innovation in STEM education

Deborah Kent, associate professor of mathematics at Drake University, is a finalist for a state award that recognizes innovation in STEM education.
October 20, 2017

Five CBPA faculty members publish papers, textbooks

Five faculty members from the College of Business and Public Administration recently celebrated the publication of scholarly papers or textbooks.
September 26, 2017

The Comparison Project begins new lecture series on miracles

On Sept. 14, visiting assistant prof. Karen Zwier will deliver the first lecture in a new two-year series on the theme of miracles.
September 11, 2017

Kent honored for mathematics writing

Deborah Kent, associate professor of mathematics, recently was honored for exceptional mathematics writing.
July 28, 2017

Erin Lain receives 2017 Gertrude Rush Award

Erin Lain, associate provost for campus equity and inclusion, received the 2017 Gertrude Rush Award from the Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys (IOWA) and the Iowa Chapter of the National Bar Association.
June 20, 2017

West co-organizes 20th anniversary symposium of Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society

Lisa West, associate professor of English, co-organized the 20th anniversary symposium of the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society, one of the first literary author societies to focus on the recovery of early American writings by prominent women writers of the 19th century.
June 19, 2017

Huey named a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine

Kim Huey, associate professor of health sciences, recently was named a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM).
June 19, 2017