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Roth publishes book on neuroscience's role in American legal system

Martin Roth, associate professor of philosophy at Drake University, recently published Philosophical Foundations of Neurolaw, which discusses neuroscience and the role it can play in the American legal system.
December 18, 2017

Mori receives Immigrant Entrepreneur Leadership Award

Associate Professor of Music Akira Mori received the Immigrant Entrepreneur Leadership Award during the Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit (IES) on Nov. 18.
December 15, 2017

City bus to feature art by Associate Professor Ben Gardner

A city bus in the Des Moines Area Regional Transit (DART) system will be wrapped in the artwork of Benjamin Gardner, Drake University associate professor and department chair of art and design.
December 1, 2017

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