Bulldogs at the Gulf Coast Showcase

Bulldogs at the Gulf Coast Showcase

November 25—December 1, 2019

The Men's and Women's Basketball teams are headed to the Gulf Coast Showcase this November. It's an opportunity for fans to cheer on the Bulldogs near the sun and sand of Southwest Florida during the week of Thanksgiving.

Hosted at Hertz Arena in Estero, Florida, the men's tournament runs November 25-27. Following a day off for the Thanksgiving holiday, the women's tournament runs November 29-December 1.

Questions? Contact Andy Verlengia with Alumni Relations at andrew.verlengia@drake.edu or 515-271-3077.



Upcoming Alumni Events
SJMC Centennial Celebration: Twin Cities

Event Date(s) / Time: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:00 PM

Minneapolis skyline

Join us in the Twin Cities to celebrate the School of Journalism & Mass Communication's centennial.

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Let's DU Lunch with Scott Raecker

Event Date(s) / Time: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 11:30 AM

Let's DU Lunch - Scott Raecker

Drake University & the Greater Des Moines Partnership invite you to Let’s DU Lunch with Scott Raecker.

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 12:00:00 PM

Men's Basketball at Cincinnati

Event Date(s) / Time: Monday, November 11, 2019 7:00 PM


Join Cincinnati area alumni for a Drake Men's Basketball game at Cincinnati. We will be in Section 217, Rows 16-18.

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Join us at Des Moines Trivia Night

Event Date(s) / Time: Monday, November 4

Confluence Brewing

Grab some friends and join us for Trivia Night at Confluence Brewing. We will form teams of 4-8 people and you can create your own team.

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik

Thursday, October 17, 2019 9:00:00 PM

Alumni Communities

Alumni Communities provide our alumni with opportunities to connect with their fellow Bulldogs from all over the United States.

Drake Alumni in the News

DU Good Day

120+ Bulldogs Volunteer for DU Good Day

September 24, 2019

On September 21, over 120 Bulldogs showed up in 11 locations across the country to volunteer at local nonprofits for Drake’s annual day of service, DU Good Day. “DU Good Day is a great reminder that there are easy ways to positively contribute to the community we live in. I’ve been blessed by the community I’ve found at Drake...

Megan Rapinoe

Megan Rapinoe to deliver 41st Bucksbaum Lecture

August 28, 2019

US women’s national soccer team (USWNT) co-captain Megan Rapinoe will be interviewed in a moderated question and answer session for the 41st installment of the Martin Bucksbaum Distinguished Lecture Series at Drake University. The event will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 18 in the Knapp Center, 2525 Forest Ave.

SJMC Centennial Celebration

A Centennial of Journalism Education at Drake

July 12, 2019

Meredith Hall was designed in the early 1960s by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, who is considered a founding father of modern architecture and famed for his minimalist aesthetic. His building became the centerpiece of Drake’s iconic mid-century modern architecture. Today, Meredith Hall is one of the most heavily used building on campus.

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