Tag Archives: May
Alpha Phi raising funds for alumna spouse of fallen soldier

Alpha Phi raising funds for alumna spouse of fallen soldier

Drake’s Alpha Phi chapter is raising money for the family of Army Staff Sgt. James A. Justice, killed in Afghanistan April 23. His wife, Amanda (Sand) Justice, JO’05, is an alumna.

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Pappajohns to receive honorary degrees at Commencement

Pappajohns to receive honorary degrees at Commencement

Drake University will celebrate the awarding of 1,485 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees at its 2011 commencement ceremonies. A highlight of the undergraduate ceremony will be the presentation of honorary degrees to Des Moines philanthropists John and Mary Pappajohn.

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The Maxwells share their expertise at national conferences

The Maxwells share their expertise at national conferences

Both President David Maxwell and his wife, Maddy, were invited to speak at the annual meeting of the American Council on Education (ACE) this spring in Washington, D.C.

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SJMC students claim victory in National Association of Broadcasters competition

SJMC students claim victory in National Association of Broadcasters competition

Drake was one of two universities whose student teams were selected through a nation-wide audition process to compete in “War on the Floor,” a technology scavenger hunt and video production competition.

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Q&A with Chip Miller, 2011 CBPA faculty award winner

Q&A with Chip Miller, 2011 CBPA faculty award winner

Chip Miller, professor of marketing, was a double award-winner at the 2011 College of Business and Public Administration Awards Ceremony in April. We stopped into Miller’s office to learn more about the recipient of the David B. Lawrence Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award and the Harry I. Wolk Research Award. Q: What led you to become […]

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Arts and Sciences student awarded prestigious Goldwater scholarship

Arts and Sciences student awarded prestigious Goldwater scholarship

Ethan Secor, a junior double major in chemistry and physics, has been selected to receive a Goldwater Foundation Scholarship Award in recognition of his outstanding academic work and ambitious career aspirations.

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