DU Good Day

DU Good Day

September 21, 2019

Bulldogs across the country will be teaming up to serve their communities on Drake’s annual volunteer day.

Groups in communities across the country spend the day volunteering at organizations, packing meals, supporting food bank operations, doing residential improvement projects, and more.

Event contact: Amelia Klatt, assistant director, Alumni Relations,amelia.klatt@drake.edu or 515-271-3378.

 

 

Upcoming Alumni Events
Actuarial Science Alumni Event


Event Date(s) / Time: Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:00 PM
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Drake Blue Pattern

Join us for our annual fall event to enjoy drinks and appetizers while connecting with alumni.

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik


Sunday, September 15, 2019 8:00:00 AM

SJMC Centennial Celebration: Twin Cities


Event Date(s) / Time: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 4:30 PM
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Minneapolis skyline

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

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik


Thursday, September 05, 2019 8:00:00 AM

SJMC Centennial Celebration: Chicago


Event Date(s) / Time: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 6:30 PM
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Chicago skyline

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

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik


Wednesday, September 04, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Let's DU Lunch


Event Date(s) / Time: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:30 AM
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Let's DU Lunch - Rachel Paine Caufield

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

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Created by: Kelsey Faybik


Monday, July 22, 2019 8:00:00 AM

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

Do Good with Fellow Bulldogs

July 9, 2019

Across the country, groups of Drake University Bulldogs come together in September for DU Good Day and represent Drake as they volunteer at local nonprofits. The annual volunteer and philanthropy day celebrates the University’s mission to engage meaningful personal lives and responsible global citizenship.

Peggy Fisher

Peggy Fisher Named Chair of Drake Board of Trustees

June 11, 2019

Peggy Fisher, FA’70, chief executive officer of The Stelter Company, has been named chair of the Drake University Board of Trustees. Fisher, who has served on the board since 2006, starts her term as chair on July 1. She will be the first woman to lead the University’s governing board.

Merge Development

Drake Neighborhood Change

June 24, 2019

Drake University announced today it is selling land adjacent to its campus as part of a major development project. Drake will sell and lease parcels totaling more than four acres, constituting two city blocks between 25th and 24th streets in the Dogtown area, to Merge Urban Development Group (Merge) of Cedar Falls, Iowa.

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