Alumni and Development

Drake University Upcoming Events

Bulldogs can't always stay in Des Moines...

The Office of Alumni Relations hosts events all over the country to bring the Drake experience to you!

Browse our listing of events to find one in your area!

 

 

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game—Kansas City
Connect with fellow alumni as the Kansas City Royals face off with the Houston Astros.

Thursday, July 14, 2016
Docent Tour of the John Pappajohn Sculpture Park
Connect with fellow alumni this July on a guided tour of the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park by a docent of the Des Moines Art Center.

Saturday, July 16, 2016
Big Four Alumni Golf Tournament
Join Drake alumni for a casual, fun golf outing in Minnesota.

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Back to School at Peggy's
Don't miss the final event in the 2016 Central Iowa Summer Series!  Return to your favorite local watering-hole and experience Peggy's like never before.

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Chicago Happy Hour
Join the Chicago Regional Advisory Board for Happy Hour and enjoy an evening of networking and socializing with fellow Chicago-area Bulldogs.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Drake Me Out to the Ball GameNew York
Connect with fellow alumni as the New York Yankees take on the Baltimore Orioles.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Let's DU Lunch
Drake University and the Greater Des Moines Partnership invite you to join us for the 17th season of Let's DU Lunch, a professional speaker series that lets you hear firsthand from Drake and community leaders who make Des Moines Great.  Hear from Matt Woodley, ED'00, Head Coach, Iowa Energy

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Drake Evening at the Hollywood Bowl
Join alumni and friends in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, September 10 at the Hollywood Bowl!

Saturday, September 17, 2016
DU Good Day
DU Good Day is a national day of service bringing together alumni, friends, and family.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Let's DU Lunch
Drake University and the Greater Des Moines Partnership invite you to join us for the 17th season of Let's DU Lunch, a professional speaker series that lets you hear firsthand from Drake and community leaders who make Des Moines Great.  

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Drake at the Des Moines Playhouse
Join us for Drake Alumni Night at the Des Moines Playhouse, we will enjoy a performance of West Side Story.  More information coming soon!

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Let's DU Lunch
Drake University and the Greater Des Moines Partnership invite you to join us for the 17th season of Let's DU Lunch, a professional speaker series that lets you hear firsthand from Drake and community leaders who make Des Moines Great.

Friday, November 18, 2016
Drake Night at the Theatre
Join us for Drake Alumni Night at the Theatre!  More information coming soon!

Monday-Friday, November 14-18, 2016
Philanthropy Week
Help us celebrate our love for Drake!