Drake University Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. New coach Medved hoping to reverse old losing ways at DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | USA Today

    Niko Medved knew all about the recent sad history of Drake basketball, about the losing, the struggle to stay competitive in the Missouri Valley Conference, the general apathy surrounding the program New coach Medved hoping to reverse old losing ways at Drake Niko Medved knew all about the recent sad history of Drake basketball, about the losing, the struggle to stay competitive in the Missouri Valley Conference, the general apathy surrounding the program Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2wPSVYa FILE - In this March 27, 2017, file photo, new Drake University head men's basketball coach Niko Medved speaks during a news conference, in Des Moines, Iowa.


  2. U.S. Missing World Cup Could Have Lasting Impact on Game in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... In the meantime, Homonoff suggests taking an interest in your local college team or developmental team like Drake University or the Menace. He says being exposed to the sport at any level is critical to its growth.


  3. Campus dedicates STEM buildings during rain-shortened ceremonyRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | The Times-Delphic

    On a gloomy Saturday morning, the Drake University campus had a cheerful event to celebrate: the dedication of the STEM buildings. The dedication of the STEM buildings brought many people to the campus, such as students, alumni, donors and onlookers.


  4. Administrators say donors have concerns over DACA statementsRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | The Times-Delphic

    ... and our community," Martin said. "Those who object to the DACA students, it's not solely an objection to Drake University but it's their belief that it's not Drake's place or higher education's place or the nation's place to provide support and ...


  5. Conservative Leader Tries to Look Cool on TwitterRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... Kirk's actions have been the subject for numerous controversies. In April 2016, conservative students at Drake University were denied a request to start a campus chapter. Some members of the Drake Univseristy Student Senate denied their request ...


  6. Which Pharmacy Schools Should I Apply to This Year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Pharmacy Times

    ... colleges of pharmacy. Here in central Iowa, students often choose between the state's only private college, Drake University, the state college, The University of Iowa, and often the distance program at Creighton and maybe one other college in ...


  7. Drake University Unveils New Buildings on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The buildings cost $15 million to build and will house the school of education and department of computer science and mathematics. That building and the science connector building are the first new ones on campus in 24 years.


  8. Changes for cross country and track & fieldRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Times-Delphic

    ... school year. After that year, a new coaching staff was hired. Coach Mark Carroll has now taken over as the Drake University director of track & field and cross country. Joining Carroll's staff is Amy Rudolph, Ngonidazshe Makusha, Jay Koloseus and ...


  9. Threatening Messages Could Result in Felony ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A nefarious hacking organization has now taken credit for some threats, but authorities say some of them are coming from local sources. Trent Grundmeyer is a former Indianola principle of nine years, and now a professor at Drake University.


  10. Three Rivers names next executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    ... holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Northern Iowa, a Juris Doctor from the Drake University Law School, and a Master of Laws from the Emory University School of Law. The Three Rivers Regional Commission is a ...


  11. Pequot Lakes Chamber gets new director - Monroe to start Oct. 96 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... state. She led a staff of 25 and directed an annual budget exceeding $15 million in revenue. A graduate of Drake University in Des Moines, Monroe attended the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management at Stanford University. ...


  12. Anti-police signs litter Drake University neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | KCRG

    They are causing some concern for people who live in the area. Police are calling the stickers propaganda and say they come from an anti-government, anarchist group that does not have a physical presence in Iowa.


  13. Rapper Drake Teases Return to Drake UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The rapper Drake teased a return to Drake University Wednesday in a reply to an Instagram post by the school. The post referenced Drake's early-morning visit to campus, following a performance at Wells Fargo Arena one year ago.


  14. Former athletic trainer sues over controversial firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Times-Delphic

    Former athletic trainer Scott Kerr, 62, has filed a civil rights lawsuit against Drake University, alleging that he was wrongly fired because of two medical issues that caused him to urinate in an empty tub in one of Drake's training rooms. The lawsuit was filed Sept.


  15. Intention is the key to witchcraftRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 | Cityview Online

    "You can call me a witch," says Hannah Thomas. The Drake University junior practices witchcraft and identifies as a Wicca.


  16. High School Students Participate in Gender Violence Prevention Summit at DrakeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Two-hundred and fifty high school students will participate in a gender violence prevention training at Drake University on Tuesday. "We live in a culture that supports a lot of messages of violence, or a lot of skewed messages about who deserves what.


  17. Furman basketball is Michael Bothwell's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... and has a new head coach. Former assistant Bob Richey succeeded Niko Medved, who left in March for Drake University. Cornerstone enjoyed its share of blowout wins at the Division IV level, and Selle remembered one particular instance in which ...


  18. New Novel Follows an Abused Housewife Who Takes Matters into Her Own HandsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... for more than four decades. He studied English and American literature at the University of Chicago and at Drake University. In recent years, he participated in the Summer Writing Program at the University of Iowa. Now retired, Brisben has worked as ...


  19. Drake, UNI to host gender violence prevention trainingRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    More than 250 central Iowa high school students will attend a daylong summit at Drake University designed to help them identify, prevent and advocate against sexual assault and gender-based violence. The Oct. 3 Mentors in Violence Prevention Leadership Summit will be hosted by Drake and the University of Northern Iowa.


  20. Seven legal questions about Trump deleting his tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... a Senate candidate don't fall into one of those categories. But Shontavia Johnson, a law professor at Drake University, says excluding that type of tweet from the definition of a presidential record would be "creative." "The way [a record] has been ...