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Students work to restore prairie grass on Nebraska reservation

Students work to restore prairie grass on Nebraska reservation

Two Drake students, awarded a $66,700 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust, will work to rehabilitate an ecosystem as part of the Winnebago Prairie Restoration Project.

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Two new Iowa Supreme Court justices have Drake ties

Two new Iowa Supreme Court justices have Drake ties

Alumnus Bruce Zager and Adjunct Professor of Law Edward Mansfield were named to the state’s highest court, strengthening the long-standing relationship between Drake Law School and the Iowa Supreme Court.

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Actuarial science students set program record for exams passed

Actuarial science students set program record for exams passed

The actuarial science program in Drake’s College of Business and Public Administration continues to grow and prepare students for professional success.

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Jack Ellis to be honored as CPHS 2011 Weaver Medal recipient

Jack Ellis to be honored as CPHS 2011 Weaver Medal recipient

Drake’s College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will present it’s highest honor to Jack Ellis, a 1957 graduate and retired director of Abbott Laboratories, at a ceremony on April 27.

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Celebrated choreographer Twyla Tharp to give Bucksbaum lecture April 4

Celebrated choreographer Twyla Tharp to give Bucksbaum lecture April 4

“An Evening with Twyla Tharp” should appeal to anyone interested in learning from a master of her craft. Tharp’s lecture will translate lessons from her more than 45 years of creativity and collaboration in the world of dance to a broader scope of experience.

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Drake receives two grants totaling $25,000 from Prairie Meadows

Drake receives two grants totaling $25,000 from Prairie Meadows

The grants, part of Prairie Meadows’s 2010 Community Betterment Program, will benefit Drake’s Adult Literacy Center and Office of Marketing and Communications Department.

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