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.
Over fall break, my parents surprised me with a ticket to Game 2 of the NLCS, which is a bunch of fancy baseball lingo meaning I was going to watch the Cubs play the Dodgers in postseason baseball at Wrigley Field.
Imagine life on the road—one day in Florida on the beach, the next in Georgia on a balcony overlooking a peach tree while eating peach pie. Finally, traveling to New York, marveling in the evening glow of Times Square.
Recently, single mom, Sara Logue had the same thoughts. Soon her house was up on the market. After multiple garage sales, donations to the Salvation Army, a ton of research and an RV later, she and her two sons were on the road.
Jon Bowermaster, JO’76, has had a successful career as an adventure journalist, filmmaker/producer, and environmental activist.
The Animal Rescue League of Iowa is the temporary home to seven orphaned Boer goats who hung out with fifty Des Moines community members during an evening of yoga.
Bottomless Mimosas, Bloody Marys, bed sheets and Brunch with the Basics.
At The Basement every second Sunday of the month, comedian and host Sarah Mattox takes the stage with a few bottles of champagne and openly gets drunk, just like she would at brunch with her besties.