Drake University Calendar

Olmsted Center

The Olmsted Center is a hub of student activity at Drake. From early morning studying to late-night programming, the building is always busy during the semester.  The Olmsted Center offers recreational facilities, a coffee-shop, event spaces, study areas, and also houses many university departments. 

2875 University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50311

Place Type

On Campus

Phone

515- 271-3711

Website

drake.edu

Upcoming Events

Tech Tuesday: Managing Content to Facilitate Learning in Blackboard

After you've outlined your course to match your syllabus, you can add and manage content to facilitate improved learning. This workshop will introduce you to...

1/29 10am
Tech Tuesday: Managing Content to Facilitate Learning in Blackboard

After you've outlined your course to match your syllabus, you can add and manage content to facilitate improved learning. This workshop will introduce you to...

1/29 1pm
BUILD Class: Beat the Winter Blues

When the weather outside is frightful, it leaves many of us wanting to hibernate. Join Danielle Green MSW, LMSW, CADC, therapist from the Student Counseling...

1/31 1pm
Tech Tuesday: Take Control of your Calendar

It’s a new year. Learn how to make the most of it by taking control of your calendar. We’ll go over the basics of using an Outlook calendar, how to manage...

2/5 1pm
New Faculty Pedagogy Alumni Lunch - February

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

2/8 12pm

Recent Events

FYS Lunch & Learn

12/7/2018

Recent Activity

Dick Daswick

Dick Daswick left a positive review 11/30/2018

This is the second year for us, and we really love it!

Judy Russell

Judy Russell left a positive review 11/30/2018

Fabulous evening! Thank you!

Taylor Burkhead

Taylor Burkhead left a positive review 10/10/2018

Thanks for this opportunity. Makes voting easy.

Giada Morresi

Giada Morresi left a positive review 10/31/2018

11/10 spooky!

Giada Morresi

Giada Morresi left a positive review 9/17/2018

The best food! My favorite was Papa Kenos!

Giada Morresi

Giada Morresi left a positive review 10/4/2018

Out of this world!

Giada Morresi

Giada Morresi left a positive review 10/23/2018

Dylan was insightful, approachable, and awesome!

Sandra Harris

Sandra Harris left a positive review 10/16/2018

Awesome event! Loved all of the Chili and spending time with friends!!

Jeremy Sievers

Jeremy Sievers left a positive review 9/18/2018

This place is great.

Olmsted Center

Olmsted Center posted a photo 7/19/2018