Students in the Drake University College of Business and Public Administration met with faculty, staff, and community leaders last month to celebrate and support the role of women in leadership.
Mary McCarthy, associate professor of politics and international relations at Drake University, recently edited an interdisciplinary volume on Japanese foreign policy. The Routledge Handbook of Japanese Foreign Policy takes a comprehensive approach to foreign policy using research from political science, history, sociology, and gender studies.
Drake University’s College of Business and Public Administration has received international recognition as an innovator in the field of leadership education. The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) issued its Innovations That Inspire award to Drake’s business school for the University’s role as host institute for the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.
A new book by two members of the Drake University faculty was inspired by that which cannot be expressed in words. Professor of Philosophy Tim Knepper and Associate Professor of Philosophy Leah Kalmanson edited and wrote essays for Ineffability: An Exercise in Comparative Philosophy of Religion (Nov. 2017, Springer).
Professor of Education Catherine Gillespie, associate dean of the Drake University School of Education, has published an academic book on eating disorder recovery.
Director of Public Safety at Drake University, Scott Law, speaks to logistics and legal aspects of Bulldog Alerts in a class-simulated press conference. This occurred in February 2017 when a gun shot was heard across the street from campus, outside of an upper class residence hall.
Growing up idolizing Kate Hudson’s character in “Almost Famous,” Stephanie Kocer knew her end goal: becoming a music journalist. After graduating from Drake University with a magazine major and many published words to back her credibility, she found herself in a marketing-oriented job in the sports industry — and not the kind you might expect.