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2008 SOE Alumni Awards

Three outstanding SOE alumni were honored Feb. 28 during the annual SOE Alumni Awards and Senior Recognition Dinner.
February 5, 2008

Urbandale Schools On-Campus Interview Day

Urbandale Public Schools will be visiting Drake to conduct interviews for new teachers seeking employment. Contact Kelli Turner,, by February 28 to secure your interview spot.
January 28, 2008

Get Ready! Resume Review

Get Ready! Resume Review Tuesday, January 29, 9am-4pm Upper Olmsted Bring your resume for review by Professional & Career Development Staff Be prepared for the Spring Internship & Career Fair (February 7, 3-6pm, Olmsted)  
January 28, 2008

"I Have a Dream!" Foundation Book Collection

The Drake University School of Education will be collecting new and gently used books in cooperation with the "I Have a Dream!" Foundation. Donate a book in good condition to support reading in our community! Book collections will continue through February 8, 2008.
January 28, 2008

Get Noticed! Spring Internship & Career Fair in Olmsted

Yes, there are school districts attending the fair!
January 28, 2008

Extraordinary teamwork leads to success for graduate student

When Richard McWilliams graduated from Drake with his Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership last August, part of the credit for his success went to his wife, Nita.
January 11, 2008

Literacy Center Tutor Training, Jan. 14, 16, & 17

Volunteer to tutor an adult who need to learn to read. You'll have direct impact on another person's life.
December 19, 2007

Student Highlights from the Counseling Program

Our students are working hard! David Kelley was nominated for the American School Counselor Association Foundation Scholarship. This scholarship program is designed to encourage minority students and males to enter the school counseling profession. Rebecca Reeder was nominated for the American Counseling Association Public Policy and Legislation committee as a student member. Qi Shi was […]
December 19, 2007

Congratulations to the SOE December Graduates!

Cynthia Anderson Kelli Bacon-Lodwick Audrey Bell Angela Brown Robert David Bole Laura Burk Gregory Carenza Jenise Colby Tammy Conner Joel Diederichs Shannon Gibbs Jacqueline Goodman Christopher Grandstaff Deena Hamilton Guy Heller Jeremy Hissem Joby Holcomb Sue Hyland Courtney Imran Katie Johnson Kayla Jeschke Jack Johnson Meghan King Angela Luttenegger Raymond Murphey Emily Newbury Robyn Nitchals-Reierson […]
December 13, 2007

Drake Resource Center Staff Recognized for Success

Dean Janet McMahill recognized the dedication and tremendous successes of the Drake University Resource Center for Issues in Education staff members during a special ceremony. The Resource Center will close its doors for the final time on Thursday, December 20 when funding for its current grant project ends.
December 12, 2007

Former SOE Dean Ferrare to Speak at 2008 SOE Alumni Award and Senior Recognition Dinner

Former dean of the school of education, Dr. Jamie Ferrare will be the keynote speaker at the annual SOE Alumni Award and Senior Recognition Dinner. The evening will also honor outstanding SOE alumni and the SOE's undergraduate class of 2008.
December 5, 2007

Graduation Paperwork Due for May Commencement

Students planning to walk in the May commencement ceremonies must turn in their completed paperwork by February 1, 2008.
December 5, 2007

President's Reception for December Graduates

President Maxwell will host a reception Sunday, December 16 in Levitt Hall to recognize students graduating in December.
December 5, 2007

SOE Faculty and Staff Basketball Night

Faculty and staff treated their families to an evening of fun, food and basketball.
December 3, 2007

Extension Education Wins "Called To Be True Blue" Award

The Extension Education Department in the School of Education was honored with the "Called To Be True Blue" departmental award for their dedication to Drake's core values.
December 3, 2007