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Faculty and staff honored at Drake’s fall Convocation

Faculty and staff honored at Drake’s fall Convocation

Three Drake University received Madelyn M. Levitt Awards for community service and commitment to exceeding expectations.

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Is “closure” a myth?

Is “closure” a myth?

Drake University Associate Professor of Sociology Nancy Berns writes that the search for closure in cases such could discount the actual grieving process, as well as ignore the grief still felt after the supposed closure event.

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DU in the news

Professor Tom Root talks debt ceiling; alumna shakes cocktail scene.

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Access to achievement

Access to achievement

Drake hosts Council on Legal Education Opportunities pre-law summer institute.

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Post-traumatic psychology

Post-traumatic psychology

A new Arts & Sciences faculty member comes to Drake with VA hospital experience Wartime experiences can alter the course of one’s life. Such was the case for Steven Lancaster, who joins the Drake University College of Arts and Sciences faculty as assistant professor of psychology this fall. It was Lancaster’s 2004 deployment to Iraq […]

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Fresh Faces

Fresh Faces

A new group of first-year students joins the Drake community this fall, but they won’t be the only fresh faces on campus. Drake’s six colleges and schools (plus Cowles Library) will welcome 27 new faculty members this year in disciplines ranging from pharmaceutics to rhetoric and librarianship.

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