Skills for Success

Academic Achievement Staff: Chrystal Stanley, William Hatchet, Stephanie Viola, and Michelle Laughlin



  1. Go to every class.
  2. Go to every class prepared (STUDY, STUDY, STUDY).
  3. Communicate with professors.
  4. Use academic resources offered by the faculty and academic departments.
  5. Use other sources of information (Cowles Library).
  6. Get involved (campus organizations).


Photo Courtesy of Cameron Johnson, Drake University student

University News
October 2, 2015
Visionary social entrepreneur Ben Simon will present “Waste Not, Want Not: How Food Recovery Can End Hunger in the 21st Century" at Drake University on Tuesday, October 13.