Drake University Calendar
In each interaction, we strive to demonstrate the Core Values. We seek to embody the best practices of the Human Resources profession by providing excellent, caring and consistent services that support the ability of the University to recruit and retain a highly qualified and diverse workforce. See below for a listing of events from the Human Resources Department at Drake.
BUILD Class for Faculty and Staff

We all experience stress in our lives. It comes from many sources, both positive and negative. Uniquely, what one person considers stressful may not seem...

TIAA Informational Sessions on Retirement Plan Changes

Faculty and staff received information in January from the University Retirement Plan Review Committee and TIAA in regards to upcoming plan changes. If you...

TIAA Informational Sessions on Retirement Plan Changes

Faculty and staff received information in January from the University Retirement Plan Review Committee and TIAA in regards to upcoming plan changes. If you...

BUILD Class for Faculty and Staff

This free instructor-led course will teach you how to respond to first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies. It includes hands-on practice of lifesaving...

BUILD Class for Faculty and Staff

Come tour the Drake Alumni House and experience its history and beauty. Learn more about the unique traditions experienced by Drake students past and...

BUILD Class for Faculty and Staff

For the first time in history, five generations co-exist in the workplace. These generations represent more than 50 years of behavior learned in response to...

Drake Plaza

The Human Resources Department will recognize work anniversaries and retirements at the Provost's Drake Social in April. This will be an Ice Cream Social,...

BUILD Class for Faculty and Staff

If you are a fan of game shows or just a little fun competition, take a break to play Wellness “Un-Wheel” of Fortune! Each round begins with a phrase to...

Memorial Day

Drake University will be closed for Memorial Day on Monday, May 25, 2020.