2017 Drake Learning Symposium

Building Community is the theme of the 5th annual Drake University Learning Symposium.

August 18, 2017

Sheraton, West Des Moines

Building Community is the theme of the Drake University 5th Annual Learning Symposium. This year's symposium is intended to examine the many ways in which we can build an inclusive community as a vibrant part of the Drake experience.


8 - 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continential Breakfast
8:30 - 8:40 a.m. Welcome, Provost Sue Mattison
8:40 - 9:25 a.m. Faculty and Staff Collaboration: Partners in Supporting Student Learning and Success
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Break-out Session #1
10:30 - 11 a.m. Poster Session and Break
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Break-out Session #2
12 - 1 p.m.


Principal Financial Group Global Citizenship Award Announced

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Keynote Address

Scott Raecker, Executive Director, The Robert D. and Billie Ray Society














Watch this space for program announcements and registration details.

Contact drinda.williams@drake.edu for information.

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