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Events

September 26 - October 25, 2020

Saturday, September 26

Sunday, September 27

Monday, September 28

Study Abroad Returnee Conversation

This conversation is intended for spring 2020 study abroad students. We will discuss navigating uncertainty, as well as taking time to talk with fellow...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
True Blue Skill - Leadership

Mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided link and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Together, not alone

A weekly mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided...

4pm
Virtual Event
Postive Mentality

Positive MENtality is a weekly group on campus committed to creating a safe environment for males at Drake to discuss ideals about masculinity, mental...

8pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 29

Drake Investment Club

Kyle Kolberg & Mike Klenn, are senior investment analysts at Calamos Investments in Chicago. They manage the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX)...

8pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30

FIFA League

Register to take part in the intramural virutal FIFA league.

12am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday will have a wellness focus. The major component will be a focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, spirit. Facilitated by Julie...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday at 11:30am join the counseling center for a self-care practice that will focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, and spirit....

11:30am
Virtual Event
There’s a First Time for Everything

A weekly 1st year support group focused on skill building and connecting other students who are facing challenges adjusting to college.

4pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 1

Ann Clarke's tufted eye of Amelia Bloomer, an early women's rights advocate

Join Drake's Anderson Gallery LIVE on Facebook on Thursday, October 1 at 7pm for artist talks and discussion by textile artists Ann Clarke and Anna Carlson....

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 2

Study Abroad 101

Learn about study abroad at Drake University. We cover essential information and the steps you can take to get started with an application.

10am
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 3

Sunday, October 4

Monday, October 5

True Blue Skill - Values Driven

In this panel series you'll hear from professionals who use their careers to create social change. In this session, panelists will present on the topics of...

4pm
Virtual Event
True Blue Skill - Leadership

Mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided link and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Together, not alone

A weekly mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided...

4pm
Virtual Event
Postive Mentality

Positive MENtality is a weekly group on campus committed to creating a safe environment for males at Drake to discuss ideals about masculinity, mental...

8pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 6

Wednesday, October 7

Rocket League

Register to take part in the intramurals Rocket League eSports league.

12am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday will have a wellness focus. The major component will be a focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, spirit. Facilitated by Julie...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday at 11:30am join the counseling center for a self-care practice that will focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, and spirit....

11:30am
Virtual Event
There’s a First Time for Everything

A weekly 1st year support group focused on skill building and connecting other students who are facing challenges adjusting to college.

4pm
Virtual Event
Nicole Davis's untitled (Aretha) work made with reclaimed fabrics

Join Drake's Anderson Gallery LIVE on Facebook on Wednesday, October 7 at 7pm for artist talks and discussion by textile artists Guen Montgomery and Nicole...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 8

Jiseon Lee Isbara's embroidered work, Female Asian Immigrant

Join Drake's Anderson Gallery LIVE on Facebook on Thursday, October 8 at 7pm for an artist talk by textile artist Jiseon Lee Isbara. Through simple...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 9

Study Abroad 101

Learn about study abroad at Drake University. We cover essential information and the steps you can take to get started with an application.

10am
Virtual Event
Faculty Writers’ Workshop, Fall 2020

Drake faculty members are invited to participate in a Faculty Writers’ Workshop (FWW) focused on working effectively on our scholarship. We will meet from...

Exploring Systemic Racism in Society: Why Afrocentric Facial Feature Bias is a Pernicious Form of Racism

Afrocentric facial feature (AFF) bias is a little understood and understudied form of both systemic and individual racism. Judge Mark W. Bennett, director of...

1pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, October 11

Run for Pie

Run for Pie is a 3.5k/3.5mi fun run hosted by SAI Pi Chapter in Des Moines. The run will be virtual this year, and proceeds will be donated to Des Moines...

Monday, October 12

True Blue Skill - Leadership

Mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided link and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Together, not alone

A weekly mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided...

4pm
Virtual Event
Alanna Stapleton's embroidered work remembering a hike

Join Drake's Anderson Gallery LIVE on Facebook on Monday, October 12 at 7pm for artist talks and discussion by textile and fiber artists Alanna Stapleton and...

7pm
Virtual Event
Postive Mentality

Positive MENtality is a weekly group on campus committed to creating a safe environment for males at Drake to discuss ideals about masculinity, mental...

8pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 13

Study Abroad Application Night

Interested in studying abroad spring or summer 2021? Or are you interested in learning more about the study abroad application process? Join us for...

5pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14

Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday will have a wellness focus. The major component will be a focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, spirit. Facilitated by Julie...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday at 11:30am join the counseling center for a self-care practice that will focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, and spirit....

11:30am
Virtual Event
Cowles Library

The regular monthly meeting of the Faculty Senate is open to all faculty and staff. The agenda is published on the Faculty Senate webpages.

There’s a First Time for Everything

A weekly 1st year support group focused on skill building and connecting other students who are facing challenges adjusting to college.

4pm
Virtual Event
Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote

View the 40-minute documentary "Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote", on the topic of voter suppression, and participate in a discussion. Learn about YOUR...

7pm
Virtual Event
Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote

View the 40-minute documentary "Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote", on the topic of voter suppression, and participate in a discussion. Learn about YOUR...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15

True Blue Skill - Communication

Join this virtual speed networking event for students with majors in the College of Arts and Sciences.

4pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16

Study Abroad 101

Learn about study abroad at Drake University. We cover essential information and the steps you can take to get started with an application.

10am
Virtual Event
Exploring Systemic Racism in Society: The U.S. Supreme Court and Systemic Racism

Mark Kende, director of the Drake Constitutional Law Center, and the James Madison Chair in Constitutional Law, will discuss how the U.S. Supreme Court has...

1pm
Virtual Event
World Food Day Hunger Simulation

October 16 is World Food Day. On this day, take the opportunity to participate in a DMARC Hunger Simulation to learn about some of the struggles many Central...

1pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 19

All Things Voting Q & A

In this election cycle, there is a lot of information out there about getting registered to vote and the voting process, which can be overwhelming! Get your...

Virtual Event
True Blue Skill - Leadership

Mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided link and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Together, not alone

A weekly mental health support group where students can talk about their resources and struggles without judgement. To register please fill out the provided...

4pm
Virtual Event
Postive Mentality

Positive MENtality is a weekly group on campus committed to creating a safe environment for males at Drake to discuss ideals about masculinity, mental...

8pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 20

Wednesday, October 21

Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday will have a wellness focus. The major component will be a focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, spirit. Facilitated by Julie...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Wellness Wednesday

Each Wednesday at 11:30am join the counseling center for a self-care practice that will focus on mindfulness and caring for the mind, body, and spirit....

11:30am
Virtual Event
True Blue Skill - Communication

Attend a virtual career fair for CPHS students.

4pm
Virtual Event
There’s a First Time for Everything

A weekly 1st year support group focused on skill building and connecting other students who are facing challenges adjusting to college.

4pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 22

True Blue Skill - Communication

Attend a virtual interviewing event for CPHS students.

8am
Virtual Event

Friday, October 23

True Blue Skill - Communication

Attend a virtual interviewing event for CPHS students.

8am
Virtual Event
Study Abroad 101

Learn about study abroad at Drake University. We cover essential information and the steps you can take to get started with an application.

10am
Virtual Event
Exploring Systemic Racism in Society: Fair Cross-Section Jury Trial Reform

Russell Lovell and David Walker, Drake Law professor emeriti, will examine the Iowa Supreme Court’s landmark 2017 decision of State v. Plain and its three...

1pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 24

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Football vs Davidson https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11611

September 26 - October 25, 2020