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Events

April 13 - May 12, 2021

Tuesday, April 13

Softball registration

Visit the Drake Rec App or www.imleagues.com/drake to sign up.

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Soccer vs Loyola Streaming Video: https://www.espn.com/watch/player?id=631d88be-b33b-492e-8357-3b3ef141b0e2 ...

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Iowa State TV: ESPN+ Streaming Video:...

Earth Week Day 2: T-Shirt Making with the Innovation Studio

Learn about the dangers of fast fashion and upcycle an old T-shirt with the Innovation Studio. Make a one of a kind shirt with decals, paint, and more....

Wednesday, April 14

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Bryan Clay https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11981

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Soccer vs MVC https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12068

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Bryan Clay https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11997

No Meeting Day

The day off from meetings that was scheduled in March was a welcome break, and enhanced the mental and emotional well-being of students, staff, and faculty. ...

Softball registration

Visit the Drake Rec App or www.imleagues.com/drake to sign up.

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.

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Earth Week Day 3: Compost Kickoff with the Sprout Garden

Help paint compost bins to jumpstart the Sprout Garden compost pilot program. Personal collection bins will also be available to paint and take home with you.

ABA Virtual Open House

Drake University Master’s program in Applied Behavior Analysis is holding a virtual open house on Wednesday, April 14th at 7:00p. This will be an opportunity...

7pm
Virtual Event
Boom Boom Bingo

Play bingo while jamming out to a DJ. There will be extra light and sound equipment and tons of prizes.

Thursday, April 15

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Bryan Clay https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11982

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Bryan Clay https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11998

Earth Week Day 4: Tree Planting with Drake Grounds

Help plant blackgum trees with Drake Grounds as an early Arbor Day celebration. Earn a limited edition DEAL button.

Senior Recital, Shane Scandurra, Musical Theatre

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6RR161j-wzigdwadzZw-aQ/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake...

Friday, April 16

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Mt. SAC/LB Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11983

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Mt. SAC/LB Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11999

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Sooner Invitational https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12156

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Sooner Invitational https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12158

Emmenecker Puzzle Challenge

Emmenecker is a tradition to honor the legacy of Adam Emmenecker and to engage Drake students with their community. In a normal year, the major focus of the...

Emmenecker Puzzle Challenge (Virtual)

Emmenecker is a tradition to honor the legacy of Adam Emmenecker and to engage Drake students with their community. In a normal year, the major focus of the...

Brandon Shreve, Senior Recital

Senior Musical Theatre Recital by Brandon Shreve Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6RR161j-wzigdwadzZw-aQ/ Due to COVID-19, This event is...

Drake Symphony Orchestra Concert

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students...

7:30pm
Stream Available

Saturday, April 17

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Golf at Iowa https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12075

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Soccer vs Missouri Valley Conference https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11941

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Mt. SAC/LB Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11984

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Rowing at Creighton https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12147

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Soccer vs MVC https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12069

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Mt. SAC/LB Invite https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12000

Street Painting: Paint it Black

Take a stand against racism. Join together with students, faculty, and staff to sign your name in the circular drive on the west end of Painted Street, which...

Spring 2021 Constitutional Law Symposium - "Re-examining Pragmatism in Constitutional Interpretation"

The Drake Constitutional Law Center invites the public to attend the annual Constitutional Law Symposium. Speakers include: Brian Butler, Professor of...

8:40am
Virtual Event
Paul Morrison Spruce Up Day

Paul Morrison, a beloved member of the Drake family, had a tradition of picking up trash in the Drake neighborhood. Every day, throughout his life, when Paul...

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Evansville https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12041

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Football vs Presbyterian TV: Mediacom MC22 Radio: 1350 ESPN Des Moines Streaming Video:...

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Tennis vs North Dakota Streaming Video: https://godrakebulldogs.com/sports/2021/2/15/drake-tennis-live-streaming.aspx ...

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Sooner Invitational https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12157

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at Sooner Invitational https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12160

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Evansville https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12042

Hailey Gutowski, Senior Recital

Senior Soprano Recital by Hailey Gutowski Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only...

Jack Griffin, Senior Recital

Senior Soprano Recital by Jack Griffin Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available...

Sunday, April 18

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Tennis vs Missouri State https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12092

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Evansville https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12043

Drake String Ensemble Concert

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students...

Monday, April 19

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Golf vs Missouri Valley Conference https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12127

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Tennis at Wichita State https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12129

Glow Hip Hop

Hip Hop class from the Rec Center with tons of glow-in-the-dark items.

Saxophone Studio Recital

Drake Student, Faculty, and Staff live audience only. Sheslow Auditorium livestream link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA

Positive MENtality

Looking for somewhere to connect with other students who are seeking a space to express their authentic selves? Positive MENtality might be what you are...

8pm
Virtual Event
Positive MENtality: Unmasking Masculinity: A Story telling event

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, April 20

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs UNI https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12044

Virtual Relays Trivia Night

Join us for a virtual Relays trivia night on Zoom! Questions will be about Drake, Relays, the track and field events, and more. Virtual gift cards will be...

6pm
Virtual Event
Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs UNI https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12045

Wednesday, April 21

History of the Drake Live Mascot Program

Join All Staff Council for a fun event featuring Griff II (George), the new Live Mascot and Erin Bell, director of the Live Mascot Program. Erin will talk...

12pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 22

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Soccer vs NCAA 1st Round https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11942

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11985

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Tennis vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12001

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11986

2021 Florence Myers Wallace Luncheon

The Florence Myers Wallace Luncheon brings together student leaders to share their Drake experiences with faculty, administrators, and members of Drake's...

Design Dialogue - Assignments and Rubrics in Ultra

This session will explore how to develop and use assignments and rubrics in your online course. Creating assignments, such as papers, discussions, and other...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Relays Carnival

Join us for our traditional big carnival that features events carefully selected to minimize contact. We will also have raffles, food, and giveaways.

Brooke Carter, Senior Recital

Senior Clarinet Recital by Brooke Carter Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only...

Friday, April 23

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11987

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Tennis vs Missouri Valley Conference https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12093

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12002

Scholarship of Teaching &Learning Lunch/Learn Virtual Discussion

Open to all. Discussion of pedagogy focused around Scholarship of Teaching and Learning projects. This meeting will be held virtually via Microsoft...

12pm
Virtual Event
Free Movie Friday: Back to the Future

In this 1980s sci-fi classic, small-town California teen Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is thrown back into the '50s when an experiment by his eccentric...

Saturday, April 24

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12006

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Rowing at Iowa https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12148

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Tennis vs Missouri Valley Conference https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12093

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field vs Drake Relays https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12003

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Valparaiso https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12046

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Tennis vs St. Thomas Streaming Video: https://godrakebulldogs.com/sports/2021/2/15/drake-tennis-live-streaming.aspx ...

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Valparaiso https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12047

Drake Opera Scenes

Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students and Faculty/Staff Due to licensing restrictions there is no livestream

Sunday, April 25

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Valparaiso https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12048

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Tennis vs St. Thomas Streaming Video: https://godrakebulldogs.com/sports/2021/2/15/drake-tennis-live-streaming.aspx ...

Drake Opera Scenes

Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students and Faculty/Staff Due to licensing restrictions, this perfomance is not...

Logan Musel, Senior Recital

Senior Percussion Recital by Logan Musel Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_24NMBkqeEmzKzeXMWE0tw/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only...

Raina Simonsen, Senior Recital

Senior Cello Recital by Raina Simonsen Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6RR161j-wzigdwadzZw-aQ/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only...

Monday, April 26

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Golf vs Missouri Valley Conference https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12076

Positive MENtality

Looking for somewhere to connect with other students who are seeking a space to express their authentic selves? Positive MENtality might be what you are...

8pm
Virtual Event
Positive MENtality: Unmasking Masculinity: A Story telling event

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, April 27

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at UNI https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12049

Wednesday, April 28

Virtual Back to Class: Birthing a Movement: Midwives, Law , and the Politics of Reproductive Care

Drake University Professor Renée Cramer will take a dive into her book, Birthing a Movement: Midwives, Law, and the Politics of Reproductive Care. This book...

7pm
Virtual Event
Chamber Music Recital

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students...

Thursday, April 29

A&S Honors Convocation

Awards Night for A&S Students; Freshman to Seniors

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Sarah Rosales, Senior Voice recital

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake Students...

Spunk

Written by George C. Wolfe, adapted from three short stories by Zora Neale Hurtson, music by Chic Street Man Directed by Ken-Matt Martin Not available via...

Friday, April 30

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Musco Twilight https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12005

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at University of Iowa https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12007

New Faculty Pedagogy Virtual Lunch Discussion

For past participants of the January New Faculty Pedagogy Workshop. Discussions of pedagogy and other matters of interest to the participants. This meeting...

12pm
Virtual Event
Sara King, Senior Recital

Senior Clarinet Recital by Sara King Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only...

Spunk

Written by George C. Wolfe, adapted from three short stories by Zora Neale Hurtson, music by Chic Street Man Directed by Ken-Matt Martin Not available via...

Saturday, May 1

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Tennis vs The Summit League https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12107

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Men's Track and Field at Musco Twilight https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=11989

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Rowing at Kansas https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12149

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Women's Track and Field at University of Iowa https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12008

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Loyola https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12050

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Loyola https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12051

Jazz 1 Concert

This is an outdoor concert for Drake Faculty/Staff/Students only. No livestream link available at this time

Spunk

Written by George C. Wolfe, adapted from three short stories by Zora Neale Hurtson, music by Chic Street Man Directed by Ken-Matt Martin Not available via...

Sunday, May 2

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball vs Loyola https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12052

Spunk

Written by George C. Wolfe, adapted from three short stories by Zora Neale Hurtson, music by Chic Street Man Directed by Ken-Matt Martin Not available via...

Drake Choir Concert

Drake Choir, Spero, Borealis, Drake University Community Chorus Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19,...

Aidan Sarmiento, Senior recital

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6RR161j-wzigdwadzZw-aQ/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake...

Monday, May 3

Positive MENtality

Looking for somewhere to connect with other students who are seeking a space to express their authentic selves? Positive MENtality might be what you are...

8pm
Virtual Event
Positive MENtality: Unmasking Masculinity: A Story telling event

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, May 4

Wind Symphony Concert

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_24NMBkqeEmzKzeXMWE0tw/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake...

Wednesday, May 5

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.

Symphonic Band Concert

Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_24NMBkqeEmzKzeXMWE0tw/ Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to a live audience of Drake...

Thursday, May 6

Design Dialogue - Communicating with Students in Ultra

This session will focus on the variety of ways Ultra supports communication in online education. Discussions, journals, announcements, conversations,...

11:30am
Virtual Event

Friday, May 7

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Bradley https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12053

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Bradley https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12054

Saturday, May 8

Athletic Feed Use ONLY

Drake University Softball at Bradley https://godrakebulldogs.com/calendar.aspx?id=12055

Lauren Carroll, Senior Recital

Senior Recital by Lauren Carroll Livestream Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo8_AZmzNmx9PNASlT6HbDA Due to COVID-19, This event is only available to...

Monday, May 10

Positive MENtality: Unmasking Masculinity: A Story telling event

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

Wednesday, May 12

April 13 - May 12, 2021