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HI 104 gets a makeover

HI 104 gets a makeover

The modernization of Harvey Ingham 104 was first visualized as a component of Drake’s 2004-05 Master Plan for science facilities, but implementation required a collective effort to garner financial support for this $966,104 project.

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A Beauty Contest with Drooling Contestants

A Beauty Contest with Drooling Contestants

The Beautiful Bulldog Contest, a Drake Relays tradition entering its 32nd year, was the first of its kind in the nation and continues to be a model for imitators from several states.

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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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Leadership comes full circle

Leadership comes full circle

Linda Lane’s Great-Aunt Gallie, a teacher in the segregated public schools of the South, couldn’t have imagined that someday her grandniece would work to close the achievement gap between African American and white students in Pittsburgh Public Schools.

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Giving back

Giving back

In the last year alone, Sharon Malheiro received the Des Moines Business Record’s Women of Influence Award and the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute Distinguished Civic Leadership Award. She was listed in The Best Lawyers in America for labor and employment law. But for Malheiro, JO’78, LW’89, those things matter less than the effect she has had on the lives of others.

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