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  1. 7 Biggest Cities in Iowa: How Well Do You Know The Hawkeye State?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | News Max

    ... Iowa thanks to business costs below the nationwide average, the city's website said , and is also home to Drake University. 2. Cedar Rapids The second-largest city in Iowa is Cedar Rapids. Situated in eastern Iowa about 100 miles east of Des Moines, ...

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  2. Candidate voices opinion in diversity-focused platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | The Times-Delphic

    Hello bulldogs. My name is Josh Duden and I am the current Vice President of Student Life for the Student Senate and, newly, I am a candidate for Drake University's Student Body President.

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  3. Former Husker basketball stars host special clinicRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | KLKN

    ... empower young girls also." Kelley has been the Director of Operations for the women's basketball program at Drake University in Des Moines since June. Moore recently accepted an assistant coaching position at Midland University in Fremont. They hope ...

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  4. Dodger Stadium press box will bear Brown's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Messenger

    ... of Fort Dodge Senior High, was Sports Editor at The Messenger from 1956 until 1993. He graduated from Drake University in 1952. Brown proposed to Nan - a native of Aberdeen, S.D. - in the Dodger Stadium parking lot, and the couple married in 1952. ...

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  5. Senate face-off: Meet your candidatesRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Times-Delphic

    Emily Grimm, election commissioner of Student Senate, asked candidates running for executive senate positions, "What motivated you to run for office and what do you hope to get out of this experience?" "After three years in multiple facets of Drake, I felt that my knowledge and my passion for the student body and improving the student experience would lead to positive and progressive improvements for Drake University. In everything I've done, I have always valued the growth and development that is experienced while in college and would only hope that Drake student would be able to reach the highest potential under my tenure."

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  6. New religious organization benefits campus climate, provides unityRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Times-Delphic

    Over a dozen Drake University students trickled into Sussman Theater on the night of March 24, finding seats in the front row and on the stage for the fourth meeting of the newly founded Interfaith club. The members formed a circle as club president and founder, sophomore Ken Kuniy, fiddled with the projector before the meeting began.

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  7. Girls track and field: Scouting Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... of their great careers at Lakes. State qualifiers since their freshman year, they signed to compete at Drake University in the off-season. They helped the Eagles win the Class 2A 3,200 relay at state in both 2012 and 2013. But competing in Class 3A ...

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  8. Bulldogs finish their home season on winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Times-Delphic

    A pair of matches met the Bulldogs as Men's Tennis finished their home season on March 27, defeating both Georgia State University and the University of Green Bay on Senior Day, the last match for three Drake University seniors at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center. Drake got off to an early lead against Georgia State as seniors Alen Salibasic and Ben Mullis sealed the doubles point and the momentum carried the Bulldogs through the singles matches.

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  9. As Law Schools Undergo Reform, Some Relax LSAT RequirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | US News & World Report

    ... essay and another optional essay," says Gardner. Andrea Charlow, an associate dean and law professor at Drake University, says her school will also review these criteria for applicants as well as the rigor of the applicant's undergraduate courses. ...

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  10. Iowa nonprofit says next trip for cancer survivors is TibetRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... survivors are scheduled to share their accounts of a recent journey to Machu Picchu in Peru on Thursday at Drake University. Throughout his 31 years in oncology, Deming has worked with individuals and their families as they confront cancer and ...

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  11. Dekkera s high school opponents remember a intimidatinga , a amazinga playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    "People were like, 'Neko, you're on SportsCenter!'" said Neko Graf, formerly of Racine Lutheran High School basketball and current Drake University football player. "I'm like, 'how am I on SportsCenter?' They're like, 'well'" Badgers junior forward Sam Dekker is best known for his buzzer-beating, state title-winning shot at the 2012 State Tournament at the Kohl Center; a three breaking the hearts of his opponents from Racine Lutheran.

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  12. 3 Ways To Keep Your Board From Getting BoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Solutions Director with the Principal Financial GroupA , Des Moines, IA 50392 and an Adjunct Professor at Drake University. While this communication may be used to promote or market a transaction or an idea that is discussed in the publication, it ...

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  13. Former Drake Student Still In Spanish Prison, Legal Agreements PendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | WHO-TV

    It's been two weeks since police arrested a Drake University graduate student in Spain and according to his family the effort to get him released continues to be a struggle. 23 - year - old Brett Wright was arrested in Madrid on March 15th.

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  14. Students donate blankets to people with ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    TOMORROW, SHE WILL SEE HOW FAST SHE CAN EAT FIVE POUNDS OF TAKEN. TODD: STUDENTS FROM THE PHI DELTA THETA FRATERNITY AT DRAKE UNIVERSITY TIED NEARLY 20 BLANKETS TODAY TO DONATE TO THOSE WITH ALS.

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  15. Family seeks release of Indiana man held in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Windsor Beacon

    ... was absurd," Susan Wright said. "He's never been in a fight in his life." Brett Wright, who graduated from Drake University in May, flew to Spain on March 13 to enjoy a vacation as a graduation present. He was visiting his brother, whose University ...

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  16. Ex-Longmont track star being held in Spanish prison, family cries foulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... that was to have ended March 22. The trip was a gift from Wright's parents for graduating with honors from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, where Wright ran track and studied health and sciences. Following graduation, he had been working at ...

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  17. Educators: Bullying Must Be Addressed at Elementary Grade LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WHO-TV

    The second annual Conference on Bullying: Investigation and Resolution hosted at Drake University focused on addressing bullying at the elementary grade level. Educators, administrators and education graduate students discussed ways to change the environment where bullying thrives, how to investigate bullying and the consequences of the actions.

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  18. Family Says Drake Grad's Arrest in Spain was Due to 'Misunderstanding'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The State Department says a recent Drake University graduate is being held in a Spanish prison and the man's family says it's all because of a misunderstanding. Police arrested 23-year-old Brett Wright in Madrid March 15th and he's been in prison for the last ten days.

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  19. Continuity Partners Group Announces ExpansionRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... Wells Fargo Financial and US Bank. He will work in the Fairfield, Iowa home office. He is a graduate of Drake University with a degree in Information Systems/ Accounting emphasis, and holds his FINRA Series 6, 7 and 66 licenses. Ledger is Director, ...

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  20. Carmel teaching assistant arrested in Spain, father - scared to death'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... Spanish authorities." Wright's trip was a gift from his mother and father for graduating with honors from Drake University. He was an all-star athlete and health and sciences major. This is Wright's first trip traveling out of the country. He was ...

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