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Virtually Speaking

What’s the coolest thing about the city in which you live? We posed that question to our far-reaching social media community, and here’s what some of our friends had to say: It’s the perfect-size city, with the mountains and coast just 60 miles away and all the natural beauty one could ask for. Alison Donin, […]

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The Best Place to Get Your Daily Science Fix

Great science—along with videos of cat antics and the latest entertainment gossip—is all over the web. We asked professors around campus and an alumna who works at Des Moines’ Science Center of Iowa where they go to get their daily science fix. The answers from this crew of experts offers a list of online destinations […]

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A Legend Looks Back [video]

Dolph Pulliam reminisces about his life and times at Drake.

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Art Professor Talks About Stuart Davis’ Allee [video]

Drake’s Lenore Metrick-Chen, associate professor of art history, discusses one of the University’s most notable works of art: Stuart Davis’ 1954 mural, Allée.

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Drake Welcomes Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter

Drake Welcomes Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter

Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the United States, and Rosalynn Carter visited Drake on Thursday, Sept. 13, for the 29th Bucksbaum Lecture. Jimmy and Rosalynn spoke about human rights, social justice, American foreign policy regarding the Middle East, higher education, and children’s health issues to a large crowd in the Knapp Center, and to an […]

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