Drake University Calendar

Events

November 16 - December 15, 2018

Friday, November 16

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Headshot Day

University Communications and Marketing will hold professional headshot sessions today from 12:00-1:00 PM and 2:00-3:00 PM. The sessions are free to all...

Headshot Day

University Communications and Marketing will hold professional headshot sessions today from 12:00-1:00 PM and 2:00-3:00 PM. The sessions are free to all...

Civil and Human Rights Guest Speaker: Joshua V. Barr

Joshua Barr, Director of the Civil and Human Rights Department for the City of Des Moines, will be hosted by the Anderson Gallery. Joshua Barr will share...

Drake University Women's Volleyball at  Indiana State

Drake University Women's Volleyball at Indiana State TV: ESPN+ Streaming Video:...

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Music and lyrics by: George and Ira Gershwin, Directed by: Erin Horst

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Set in the 1920s, Nice Work If You Can Get It is the story of charming and wealthy playboy Jimmy Winter, who meets rough female bootlegger Billie Bendix the...

Free Movie Friday- Throwback Film

Weekly Free movie with free snacks. This week will be a throwback film voted on by students!

Saturday, November 17

Drake University Football at  Morehead State

Drake University Football at Morehead State Radio: ESPN 1350 KRNT Streaming Audio: https://listen.tunein.com/drake18schedule Tickets:...

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Texas State - Community Day - $1 GA Presale Tickets

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Texas State - Community Day - $1 GA Presale Tickets TV: ESPN3 Radio: 1350 ESPN Streaming Video:...

Drake Innovators Open Making

Bring your cool projects that you've built using the Innovation Studio, and one winner will receive a prize! Learn about the Innovation Studio and the Drake...

Drake University Men's Cross Country vs  NCAA Championship

Drake University Men's Cross Country vs NCAA Championship https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8194

Drake University Women's Cross Country vs  NCAA Championship

Drake University Women's Cross Country vs NCAA Championship https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8201

Drake University Football at  Morehead State

Drake University Football at Morehead State Radio: Praise 940 KPSZ Streaming Video:...

Drake University Men's Cross Country vs  NCAA Championship

Drake University Men's Cross Country vs NCAA Championship https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8194

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Texas State - Community Day - $1 GA Presale Tickets

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Texas State - Community Day - $1 GA Presale Tickets TV: ESPN3 Radio: 1350 ESPN Streaming Video:...

Drake University Women's Volleyball at  Evansville

Drake University Women's Volleyball at Evansville https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8141

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Set in the 1920s, Nice Work If You Can Get It is the story of charming and wealthy playboy Jimmy Winter, who meets rough female bootlegger Billie Bendix the...

Sunday, November 18

Drake University Women's Basketball vs  CSUN - Wellness Day

Drake University Women's Basketball vs CSUN - Wellness Day TV: ESPN+ Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Tickets: https://www.draketix.com/wbb ...

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Music and lyrics by: George and Ira Gershwin, Directed by: Erin Horst

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Set in the 1920s, Nice Work If You Can Get It is the story of charming and wealthy playboy Jimmy Winter, who meets rough female bootlegger Billie Bendix the...

Monday, November 19

BUILD About Benefits

Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Iowa Representatives, Drake Benefit Consultants and Human Resources staff will be present to answer your questions...

The Crime of Genocide at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

Guest speaker Patrick McNulty is an experienced Iowa lawyer who recently worked in the Office of the Prosecutor at the ICTY. He will discuss his experience...

Grant Writing Research Session

Grant Writing Research Session: Program Evaluation, Ensuring Fidelity of Implementation and Overall Project Outcomes. The goal of this session is to...

Tuesday, November 20

Thanksgiving recess begins after evening classes

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Wednesday, November 21

Drake University Men's Basketball at  UMKC

Drake University Men's Basketball at UMKC TV: WAC DN Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8247

Thanksgiving recess begins after evening classes

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Drake vs. UMKC Men's Basketball - Alumni Pre-Game Gathering

Calling all basketball-loving Bulldogs! The Drake Men's Basketball team is playing the UMKC Roos on Wednesday, November 21, at 6 PM. To celebrate, alumni are...

Drake University Men's Basketball at  UMKC

Drake University Men's Basketball at UMKC TV: WAC DN Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8247

Thursday, November 22

Thanksgiving recess begins after evening classes

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Drake University Women's Basketball vs  Rutgers

Drake University Women's Basketball vs Rutgers Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Streaming Video:...

Friday, November 23

Drake University Women's Basketball vs  Gonzaga or Notre Dame

Drake University Women's Basketball vs Gonzaga or Notre Dame Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Streaming Video: http://vanshowcase.com/ Tickets:...

Drake University Women's Volleyball vs  MVC Tournament

Drake University Women's Volleyball vs MVC Tournament https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8137

Thanksgiving recess begins after evening classes

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Saturday, November 24

Drake University Women's Basketball vs  East Tennessee State/Oregon State/South Carolina/Western Kentucky

Drake University Women's Basketball vs East Tennessee State/Oregon State/South Carolina/Western Kentucky Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Streaming Video:...

Drake University Women's Volleyball vs  MVC Tournament

Drake University Women's Volleyball vs MVC Tournament https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8137

Sunday, November 25

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Monday, November 26

Classes resume

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

RHA will be screening the documentary Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret at 7 pm 11/26 at Sussman Theatre. By showing this film we are hoping to help...

Faculty Recital

Nicholas Roth, professor of piano at Drake University, piano, on the Yamaha CFX concert grand; part of the Keys to Excellence Piano Series. For more...

Tuesday, November 27

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Boise State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Boise State TV: Mediacom MC22/ESPN+ Radio: 1350 ESPN Tickets: https://www.draketix.com/mensbasketball ...

SAA I Heart Drake Week

What is it really like being a Bulldog? Everyone has a different reason why they came and stayed at Drake, so now it's time to share yours! What is it that...

Managing Conflict in the Workplace

Conflict is a normal part of life, and is neither good nor bad in and of itself. But destructive workplace conflict can impact individual productivity, team...

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Tech Tuesday: Making Qualtrics Work For You

This session will briefly introduce how to use Qualtrics and move on to investigate how you can use it in your work. By the end of this session, you’ll know...

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Boise State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Boise State TV: Mediacom MC22/ESPN+ Radio: 1350 ESPN Tickets: https://www.draketix.com/mensbasketball ...

Stallseat Salute

Come celebrate everyone's favorite bathroom publication, the Stallseat Journal! Compete in the ultimate Kahoot about Entertainment Section trivia, enjoy...

Wednesday, November 28

SAA I Heart Drake Week

What is it really like being a Bulldog? Everyone has a different reason why they came and stayed at Drake, so now it's time to share yours! What is it that...

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Drake University Women's Basketball at  Creighton

Drake University Women's Basketball at Creighton Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8218

Next Course Food Recovery Training

Come to learn more about Next Course and what we do on campus as well as learning about general food waste and ways to fight it, all while getting trained in...

Next Course Food Recovery Training

Come to learn more about Next Course and what we do on campus as well as learning about general food waste and ways to fight it, all while getting trained in...

Thursday, November 29

SAA I Heart Drake Week

What is it really like being a Bulldog? Everyone has a different reason why they came and stayed at Drake, so now it's time to share yours! What is it that...

ITS Project Status Update Meeting

This 30 minute phone call occurs every other week and provides a quick overview and update on key projects and enhancements that ITS is working on. Open to...

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Meet a Judge!

The Drake Law School Institute for Justice Reform & Innovation (IJRI) will sponsor the first in a series of events on Nov. 29 for DLS students to get to know...

Friday, November 30

Bulldog Swim Challenge (November 5-30)

Join the Bulldog Swim Challenge! Record your swim mileage on the tracking sheet provided. Reach a milestone and receive a prize and bragging rights. Check...

Soccer Gear Drive for Sure Prospects, Uganda

This year's Uganda Service Learning project is holding a soccer fundraiser for Sure Prospects in Entebbe, Uganda. They are looking for cleats, shin guards,...

Drake University Honor Band Festival Concert I

Featuring the Drake Wind Symphony, Robert Meunier, conductor, and Symphonic Band, Vincent Kenney, concductor

Free Movie Friday- The Nun

Weekly Free movie with free snacks. This week will be the terryifying movie, The Nun! This is the last FMF of the semester!

Saturday, December 1

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  North Dakota State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs North Dakota State Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8249

Drake vs. NDSU Men's Basketball - Alumni Pre-Game Gathering

Calling all basketball-loving Bulldogs! The Drake Men's Basketball team is facing off against NDSU in the US Bank Stadium Basketball Classic on Saturday,...

Drake University Honor Band Festival Concert II

Featuring high school students from throughout Iowa performing as members of the Honors Wind Ensemble and Honors Concert band under the direction of...

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  North Dakota State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs North Dakota State Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8249

Christmas Madrigal Dinners

Featuring the Drake Chamber Choir, Aimee Beckmann-Collier, conductor. Saturday at 7 pm., Sunday at 5pm., Tickets are $55 per person and all seats are...

Sunday, December 2

Christmas Madrigal Dinners

Featuring the Drake Chamber Choir, Aimee Beckmann-Collier, conductor. Saturday at 7 pm., Sunday at 5pm., Tickets are $55 per person and all seats are...

Monday, December 3

Tuesday, December 4

Drake University Women's Basketball vs  Clarke - Pack the Knapp for Character Hosted by the Ray Center

Drake University Women's Basketball vs Clarke - Pack the Knapp for Character Hosted by the Ray Center TV: ESPN3 Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Tickets:...

Pack the Knapp

Join 5,000 elementary and middle school students to cheer on Drake Women's Basketball.

Tech Tuesday: Data Driven Decision Making

Come learn about the ways that different offices are using information from the Drake University Business Intelligence Portal. Staff from the Office of...

Wednesday, December 5

The Exceptional Professional: A Reading Group

Join author Callista Gould as she facilitates this entertaining read, that looks at the little actions that move your career forward, in the areas of...

Thursday, December 6

Drake University Men's Basketball at  Milwaukee

Drake University Men's Basketball at Milwaukee TV: FOX Sports Wisconsin Radio: 1350 ESPN Tickets:...

General Practice Review

Drake Law School is hosting its annual General Practice Review. All practicing attorneys are invited. Attend both days to earn a total of 15.0 CLE hours,...

Graduate Lunch & Learn

Drake graduate staff will be on hand to answer questions about our graduate programs and the application process. Individual appointments are also available...

Drake vs. Milwaukee Men's Basketball - Alumni Pre-Game Gathering

Calling all basketball-loving Bulldogs! The Drake Men's Basketball team is playing the Milwaukee Panthers on Thursday, December 6, at 7 PM. To celebrate,...

Drake University Men's Basketball at  Milwaukee

Drake University Men's Basketball at Milwaukee TV: FOX Sports Wisconsin Radio: 1350 ESPN Tickets:...

The Comparison Project: Title: Firsthand Accounts of a Miracle Investigator

Joe Nickell is Senior Research Fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry and investigative columnist for Skeptical Inquirer magazine. With a Ph.D. from...

Friday, December 7

Day free for study

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Drake University Men's Track and Field at  Jimmy Grant Invite

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Jimmy Grant Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8360

Drake University Women's Track and Field at  Jimmy Grant Invite

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Jimmy Grant Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8362

SAA Dead Day

Stressed about your finals? Come to the Alumni House this upcoming Dead Day to hang out, study, and just relax! OH YEAH, and there will be some delicious food!

General Practice Review

Drake Law School is hosting its annual General Practice Review. All practicing attorneys are invited. Attend both days to earn a total of 15.0 CLE hours,...

Dead Day Yoga + Chair Massages

We are teaming up with Drake Student Activities Board to help you relax before final exams. Check the Drake Rec app for class times and locations. There will...

Saturday, December 8

Drake University Men's Track and Field at  Jimmy Grant Invite

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Jimmy Grant Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8361

Drake University Women's Track and Field at  Jimmy Grant Invite

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Jimmy Grant Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8363

Drake University Women's Basketball at  South Dakota State

Drake University Women's Basketball at South Dakota State Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Streaming Video: https://gojacks.com/watch/?Live=2625&type=Live ...

Meet My Religious Neighbor: Plymouth Congregational Church

Join us at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 8th for the inauguration of the interfaith chapel at Plymouth Congregational Church. This Meet My Religious...

Sunday, December 9

Monday, December 10

Final evaluation period

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Tuesday, December 11

Final evaluation period

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Wednesday, December 12

Final evaluation period

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Faculty & Staff Holiday Cheer

Please join us for a Holiday gathering to include a Hot Chocolate Bar, Cookie Decorating Station, Griff, music, and drawings for prizes. To be eligible for...

Thursday, December 13

Final evaluation period

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

ITS Project Status Update Meeting

This 30 minute phone call occurs every other week and provides a quick overview and update on key projects and enhancements that ITS is working on. Open to...

Des Moines Career Fair

National Career Fairs is having a hiring event in Des Moines, December 13, 2018. The career fair is FREE for all job seekers. You are encouraged to dress...

Provost's Drake Social

The Provost's Drake Social in December will recognize faculty and staff who have been nominated as exemplifying Generosity of Spirit, our second Drake Core...

Friday, December 14

Final evaluation period

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Saturday, December 15

Commencement

This is a date from Drake University's official Academic Calendar, which is updated and maintained by the Office of the Registrar.

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Iowa State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Iowa State TV: Mediacom MC22 Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8251

HyVee Classic Pre-Game Spirit Rally

The Drake University Alumni Association invite you to join us for the pregame spirit rally to cheer on the men’s basketball teams. The Hy-Vee Classic returns...

Drake University Men's Basketball vs  Iowa State

Drake University Men's Basketball vs Iowa State TV: Mediacom MC22 Radio: 1350 ESPN https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=8251

Guitars under the Stars!

The event, which is free and open to the public, will consist of a classical guitar concert by members of the Heart of Iowa Classical Guitar Society (HICGS)...

November 16 - December 15, 2018