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The City as Classroom

The City as Classroom

Law professor Jonathan Rosenbloom challenges his students—and himself—to push boundaries. Jonathan Rosenbloom brought his expertise in sustainability, environmental law, state and local government, and property law to Drake Law School in 2010. Just two years later he was named Leland Forrest Outstanding Professor of the Year by his students. Rosenbloom, who serves on several community […]

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Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire

Science is a journey, and this drake alumna lights the way. Jenny Koska, AS’11, found success in the Des Moines area at the Science Center of Iowa, where the Drake alumna combines her interests of science and education. And has a little fun, too. Tell us about your role at the Science Center of Iowa. […]

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The Road to Nashville

The Road to Nashville

For this Drake alumna, it’s paved with success Sometimes you have to take a chance and see what comes of it. That’s what Kourtney Horner, AS’03, a theatre alumna, did in 2008 when she moved to Nashville to see if she could make it as an actor. She has. Not only is Horner a correspondent […]

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Sister State Studies

Sister State Studies

Each morning, Daniel Van Sant, AS’11, wakes in the shadow of Mount Fuji One year after graduation, Daniel Van Sant studies in Kofu, capital of Japan’s most productive agricultural region, Yamanashi Prefecture. Before this foray, he toured the United Kingdom, Thailand, India, Singapore, Brunei, the Philippines, Macau, and Hong Kong. The competitive Yamanashi Prefecture Research […]

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The Best of Both Worlds

The Best of Both Worlds

A nationally renowned education and a Division I football experience Many high school athletes claim they want the complete package for their collegiate experience, but in the end, most don’t receive it. Whether it’s a lack of opportunity or real conviction, student-athletes often sacrifice either academics or athletics when choosing a school. At Drake, it’s […]

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Bulldog by Choice

Bulldog by Choice

Dolph Pulliam’s future as an NBA or NFL star was sealed—until something much better came along. By all rights, Dolph Pulliam, AS’69, should be retiring from a run as anchor on ESPN’s SportsCenter—from days spent making his picks, bantering with commentators, and recalling his glory days in the pros. But that’s not how things worked […]

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