Madelyn Levitt Teacher Award

Since 1994, the Madelyn Levitt Teacher of the Year Award has recognized a faculty member for his or her superior teaching. The award is named in honor of Madelyn Levitt's commitment to Drake and her ongoing interest in faculty achievement and academic excellence.

The award for teaching excellence, seeks to recognize faculty who exhibit:

  • an informed mind in inspirational dialogue with students
  • integrity in person relationships
  • rigor in intellectual endeavors
  • contagious enthusiasm for her/his subject matter

For more details about the award, and instructions for nominating individuals go to:

Call for Nominations: Levitt Teacher of the Year


University News
October 6, 2015
Drake students now have access to a new state-of-the-art collaborative learning space with industry-standard business tools, thanks to a generous $1.5 million gift from American Equity founder and Drake University supporter David J. Noble.