Tag Archives: Drake Bulldog
Alumni Connections

Alumni Connections

Affinity reunions are in the works for other Drake University colleges, schools and organizations, as well as 30- and 50-year cluster reunions.

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Community Leadership

Community Leadership

Chair of Ethics and Professions established; Weaver Medal of Honor recipient named; Twyla Tharp gives Bucksbaum Lecture; Admission update

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Strength in Numbers

Strength in Numbers

“Drake is uniquely positioned to achieve ambitious goals that would have been unimaginable just a few years ago. And now, we have plans in place to act on our collective hard work to benefit the future of countless students.”

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On a Roll

On a Roll

As a jammer for the Des Moines Derby Dames, Malay Bouaphakeo, JO’05, strikes without hesitation. As a blocker she’s always ready to throw a hip and send a rival to the skating rink floor. Bouaphakeo is the co-founder, coach, owner, member of the board of directors and PR maven for the Derby Dames — the newest roller derby league in central Iowa.

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From the President…

From the President…

The concept of “collective” is, in many ways, central to who and what we are as a University community. In recent years, Drake has emerged as a model for excellence, accountability and integrity in higher education, and it is clear that what we have done is indeed the consequence of collective strength.

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Post-print pioneers

Post-print pioneers

Senior magazines majors found their way into the homes, hands and even pockets of a diverse community this year with the publication of their all-digital lifestyle magazine, Urban Plains. With the bold decision to not produce a print publication, the class became one of the first in the country to create a fully multimedia-integrated digital edition of a student-produced publication.

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