March 12, 2018
Drake Law School is pleased to announce alumni award winners. Karen Shaff, LW’79, was named the 2018 Alumna of the Year; Kristina Stanger, LW’05, was named the 2018 Recent Alumna of the Year; and Robert Oberbillig, LA'56, LW'58, received the Distinguished Public Service Award.
March 2, 2018
Hilarie Bass, the 2017-18 president of the American Bar Association (ABA), will serve as keynote speaker at Drake Law School’s 81st Annual Supreme Court Celebration Banquet and Awards Ceremony on March 24.
February 28, 2018
President Donald Trump announced the appointment of Johnny Taylor Jr., GR’91, LW’92, as chairman of the President’s Board of Advisers on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
February 26, 2018
The National Jurist selected Erin Romar, LW’18, among the top 20 Law Students of the Year. The annual list honors students across the country for making a difference in their law schools and communities.
February 2, 2018
Four alumni from Drake Law School were named to the Business Record’s 2018 Forty Under 40 list, which recognizes local business leaders in the Greater Des Moines area.
February 1, 2018
Drake Law School and Prairie Meadows are co-sponsoring “Is Sports Betting Coming to Iowa?” on March 5, featuring sports media insider Andrew Brandt as the keynote speaker, as well as panels of gaming law experts.
January 31, 2018
Suzan Pritchett has been named director of clinical and experiential programs and associate professor of law at Drake Law School, effective July 1.
January 22, 2018
Drake’s team of Olivia Brooks, Jordan Garrison-Nickerson, Rachael Irlbeck, and Gabe Walsh won the national ABA Law School Division Arbitration Competition on Jan. 20.
January 9, 2018
The Drake University 2018 Engaged Citizen Conference, “Nourishing (Feeding) the World,” is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 22, and Friday, Feb. 23 in Drake’s Olmsted Center. Admission is free.
December 19, 2017
Drake Law School has entered into a partnership with 100 Black Men of America, Inc. to provide students in its Collegiate 100 program guaranteed admission and scholarship assistance the Law School’s JD program.
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