Archive for January, 2011

Senate backs new paper certification process

The resolution passed by Student Senate during the first meeting of the semester put Senate’s stamp of approval on Drake Environmental Action League’s latest aspiration to positively impact the ecosystem.

by · January 30, 2011 · 1 comment · Features, Front Page

Celebrate Drake inspires sequel

Dogtown After Hours event will be a competition

by · January 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · News

New website receives positive feedback

Marketing and Communications unveiled site’s new look in January

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Student Senate returns to a full agenda

Senate’s first meeting of the new semester included a handful of funding requests to various student organizations and a resolution proposed by the Drake Environmental Action League (DEAL) to raise the minimum standards of post-consumer waste (recycled materials) found in paper bought by the university.

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Career Fair gives all students a chance to network

The Drake University Career Fair will be held this Thursday in Olmsted Center from 3-6 p.m.

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Distortion of a sense of a word

The death of words is on the rise, killing Webster one page at a time

by · January 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Opinion

Playing the God card

“These stories cause many to generalize all Christians as ruthless and heartless. Not only are these people giving all Christians a bad rap, but they are also complete hypocrites.”

by · January 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Opinion

Cooking for a super Super Bowl party

The Drake Student Activities Board sponsored the Super Bowl Cooking Show Thursday night with items such as turkey chili cheese fries and spicy queso dip.

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International Night a success

Students gathered in Sheslow Auditorium to enjoy every culture represented at Drake University

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Colorado band dazed students Friday

This past Friday at 8 p.m., the Student Activities Board hosted a concert on Pomerantz Stage featuring The Heyday. For the next hour, upper Olmsted was filled with the pop/rock songs of this up-and-coming band.

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April’s Belize Dance Marathon underway

The Belize Dance Marathon will be a 12-hour non-stop party of Drake students celebrating, jumping and moving to the beat. It’s dancing to make a difference. The money Drake students earn in pledges for dancing will change thousands of lives.

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Second-half nightmare spells doom for Drake

Bulldogs drop two games last week, fall to seventh in Valley

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Curtis continues hot streak, adds another title

Women collect three victories at Jayhawk Classic

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Bulldogs prepare for SIU, host UNI

Drake hopes to boost confidence heading into MVC tourney

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Around the valley

With about a month left in the regular season for men’s basketball, let’s take a quick look at some of the top contenders in the Missouri Valley Conference:

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