State of the University with President Marty Martin


President MartinJoin President Martin for an update on the state of Drake University, including the latest initiatives and developments on campus. Over the last several years, President Martin has built upon the university’s legacy, overseeing the completion of the STEM@Drake initiative, which includes two new, state-of-the-art academic buildings and new academic programs that foster innovative learning and discovery. He has demonstrated his commitment to the surrounding community by supporting the opening of a new Boys and Girls Club on campus, and the revitalization of University Avenue. In addition to these capital improvements, President Martin has made great strides in ensuring the University has a lasting legacy of success. He has launched a strategic planning model that guides the University in its mission promise. He also championed the creation of core values that form a culture of pride, engagement, and collaboration across campus. This event is being held in partnership with OLLI at Drake and the Office of Alumni Relations.

When: Thursday, October 28 at 12:00 pm CT
Platform: Zoom (Event access instructions will be sent to registrants prior to the event.)

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Thursday October 28
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
State of the University with President Marty Martin: Join President Martin for an informative presentation and update on the state of Drake University. He will discuss the latest initiatives occurring at Drake. Participants will be able to ask President Martin questions. We hope you will join us for this wonderful opportunity.
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