The RaySociety is a membership organization, open to all persons interested in lifelong learning. Learn more about becoming a RaySociety Member by clicking the link below.

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Fall 2019 RS Catalog


Fall 2019 Catalog

The RaySociety provides opportunities for intellectual, social, and cultural stimulation and growth. Browse the Fall 2019 Course Catalog.

Course Catalog

RaySociety Online Registration

Online Registration

Online Registration

To register for classes listed you must be a current member of the RaySociety.

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The RaySociety is led by members of the Drake Campus and community.

RaySociety Leadership

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RaySociety Featured Course


Drake vs. Valparaiso Football


Come out to see Drake football face Valparaiso. Be seated with your fellow RaySociety members, and enjoy a light concession package included in the price of your ticket.


Saturday, October 5, 1:00 P.M.



I love being a RaySociety member because...

"The RaySociety is a community treasure. I love the breadth of classes offered, the amazingly talented instructors who offer their expertise, and the ways it connects me to vital issues and perspectives."

—Linda Appelgate, BN'90 GR'90

Contact The RaySociety


Tracy Beck

RaySociety Manager
(515) 271-1847

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Lydia Roush

Program Development Associate
(515) 271-3452

Beth Willem

Administrative Assistant
(515) 271-2120

Supporters just like you help to make a difference every day.