2017 Drake Learning Symposium

Registration is now closed for the 5th annual Drake University Learning Symposium.

Headshot J. Scott Raecker

August 18, 2017

Sheraton, West Des Moines

J. Scott Raecker's keynote address, Building Community at Drake – Where do we go from here and what role do I play? will be a highlight of the event. The interactive presentation will focus on how we each play a role in creating a culture of excellence that will further build community at Drake. The session will introduce research-based strategies that The Ray Center is utilizing to positively shape culture with higher education, workplace and public service organizations across the country. Outcome expectations include individual awareness and commitment to act on the opportunities we each have to enrich the Drake community though intentional relationship building and core leadership competencies that will enhance performance.

Registration for Building Community, the Drake University 2017 Learning Symposium, is now closed. 

Contact Drinda Williams, Administrative Assistant, Office of the Provost, if you have questions.

University News
August 2, 2017
Fifty Des Moines Public Schools students will participate in a week-long symposium at Drake University to discuss the unique challenges that students of color face when preparing for college.