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Friday, 24 Mar 2017
Drake Law Real Estate Transactions CLE [Academics]
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Neal & Bea Smith Law Center Approved for 6 CLE hours. To register, visit www.drakecle.law.
RaySociety - Water Aerobics with Jo Berry [Academics]
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
46th Annual Student Juried Exhibition [Fine Arts & Performances]
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Anderson Gallery
RaySociety - Ballet Production 101 with Serkan Usta & Lori Grooters [Academics]
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
The 4th Graders Present an Unnamed Love-Suicide [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Fine Arts Center 336 Play by Sean Graney. This staged reading performed by the Drake Theatre People.
Senior Recital\, Amelia Hammond\, piano [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Sheslow Auditorium
Saturday, 25 Mar 2017
46th Annual Student Juried Exhibition [Fine Arts & Performances]
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Anderson Gallery
Senior Recital\, Samuel Hagen\, tenor [Fine Arts & Performances]
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sheslow Auditorium
Senior Recital\, Angela Gust\, soprano [Fine Arts & Performances]
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM @ Sheslow Auditorium
Junior Recital\, Gabrielle Clutter\, soprano [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Sheslow Auditorium
Sunday, 26 Mar 2017
46th Annual Student Juried Exhibition [Fine Arts & Performances]
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Anderson Gallery
Junior Recital\, Rachael Demaree\, soprano\, and Seth Hammond\, tenor [Fine Arts & Performances]
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sheslow Auditorium
APhA Annual Meeting & Expo [Academics]
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ San Francisco\, California\, United States The Iowa Reception at APhA will be held at the Hilton in San Francisco, California in the Continental Ballroom (7-9), from 5:30 – 7:00 PM.
Monday, 27 Mar 2017
RaySociety - The Role of fWhite Americans in Understanding and Dismantling Racism with Amy Knudsen\, Wanda Everage\, Carol Spaulding-Kruse [Academics]
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
38th Bucksbaum Lecture-An Evening with Billy Collins and Clint Smith [Special Events]
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Knapp Center
Tuesday, 28 Mar 2017
RaySociety - Way What?! The Costs and Benefits of Having (and Voicing) a Public Opinion with Matthew Mitchell [Academics]
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
"Revolution for Dummies" talk by Bassem Youssef [Academics]
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Sussman Theater\, Olmsted Center Bassem Youssef, dubbed the “Jon Stewart of the Arab World,” was the host of the popular TV show AlBernameg, the first political satire show in the Middle East that became the most watched show in the region, with 30 million viewers. Youssef was named one of Time Magazine’s most influential people, was awarded the International Press Freedom Award by the CPJ, and was recognized by Foreign Policy Magazine as a global thinker in 2013. Youssef majored in cardiothoracic surgery, passed the United States Medical License Exam (USMLE), and is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS). This talk is free and open to the public thanks to sponsorship by the Drake Arabic Club and Principal Center for Global Citizenship.
RaySociety - Great Readings Discussion Group with Bruce Martin [Academics]
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017
Federalist Society Lecture: "A Court Like No Other: A Discussion of Supreme Court Appointments with Ken Starr" [Academics]
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Cartwright Hall\, Room 206 Come listen to the former U.S. Solicitor General, federal appellate judge, and special prosecutor Ken Starr speak about the Supreme Court from his own intimate knowledge of the court.
RaySociety - It's a Mad\, Mad Media World! Mass Communications in a Global Society with David Wright [Academics]
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
Anderson Gallery Lecture presents: Joshua Cox on "White Cube Big World" [Fine Arts & Performances]
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Anderson Gallery
Fine Arts Week presents: Fine Arts Mosaic Concert [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Pomerantz Stage
Combo Night [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center
Panel on the Trump Presidency and U.S. Foreign Policy [Academics]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Meredith 106 Panelists: Ambassador Ronald McMullen, Professors Mary McCathy and Kieran Williams; Moderator Professor David Skidmore. Ron McMullen, the University of Iowa’s Ambassador in Residence, formerly served as U.S. Ambassador to the State of Eritrea, has over 30 years of diplomatic experience, and lived, worked, or traveled in 105 countries. A native of Northwood, Iowa, and a graduate of Drake University, he earned his PhD in political science from the University of Iowa. Mary M. McCarthy is an associate professor of politics and international relations at Drake. She specializes in Japan’s domestic and foreign policies and has published on topics including the Japanese media and cooperation and conflict between Japan and China in the East China Sea. Kieran Williams is a visiting professor in the Department of Political Science at Drake. Previously he taught at University College London's School of Slavonic and East European Studies, where he was an associate professor in politics and a frequent consultant to the UK Foreign Office. Sponsor: Principal Center for Global Citizenship.
Thursday, 30 Mar 2017
Iowa Supreme Court Arguments at the Drake Legal Cinic [Academics]
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Drake Legal Clinic Courtroom  
RaySociety - Politics in the Age of Enlightenment with Paul Morris [Academics]
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Contact RaySociety Presented by the RaySociety – Drake University's lifelong Learning organization. Contact info: 515-271-1847, www.drake.edu/raysociety, www.facebook.com/raysocietyatdrake
Big IDEA Speaker Series: "Strategy & Tactics in Patent Litigation – What You Didn’t Learn in Law School or From a Book" [Academics]
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Cartwright Hall\, Room 201 Hosted by the Drake Intellectual Property Law Center, the event will feature Charles Monterio, LW'04, Intellectual Property Partner, Blank Rome LLP.
Drake Journal of Agricultural Law Dinner and Recognition Ceremony [Academics]
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Cartwright Hall\, Kern Commons
Turner Center Jazz Orchestra presents: Mondays in New York [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center For tickets, please go to http://www.turnercenterjazzorchestra.org/
Drake Department of Theatre Arts presents: "A Lie Of The Mind" by Sam Shepard [Fine Arts & Performances]
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Performing Arts Hall For tickets and more information, please go to www.drake.edu/fineartsboxoffice
Fine Arts Week presents: A Cappella Concert [Fine Arts & Performances]
10:00 PM - 11:30 PM @ Sussman Theatre