Archive for March, 2011

Resident Assistant to host religious variety

This Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Bulldog Theater, Umesh Veerasingam will be hosting his second Religious Fishbowl event.

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Twitter, a trending phenomenon

In July of 2006, a few lone chirps echoed through cyberspace. In the past five years, the chirping has turned into a deafening drone as over 190 million users worldwide have started tweeting.

by · March 30, 2011 · 2 comments · Features

Bulldogs sweep twin bill to extend win streak to seven

The Drake softball team is on a seven-game winning streak after beating the Bradley Braves last Sunday and Monday in Peoria, Ill.

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Poetry presents actress after 16 years of retirement

“Films that set out to explore ideas that most people would rather not think about are often the finest films”

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Both Drake tennis teams hit the road looking to stay hot

Men ready for non-conference tilts in Rockford, while women head to UNI to open MVC play

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Smoking pollution a problem at Drake

Is throwing cigarette butts on the ground the same as throwing around larger trash items?

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Drake starts spring practice with Africa in sight

Drake’s football players are back in action with the spring football season underway.

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Student not concerned with Greek life’s, Collins’ issues

Letter to the editor in response to recent columns focusing on Greek Life.

by · March 30, 2011 · 3 comments · Opinion

Drake places sixth, Mauk 10th at Saluki Invitational

Bulldogs finish ahead of two MVC opponents, but fall to champion SIU, BU

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Celebrate Drake

“If we don’t leave Drake University questioning the world, curious about alternatives and [are] essentially the same person as when we moved in the first-year halls, then what are our mountains of debt worth? I might add, too, that would be a terribly boring way to spend four years of life.”

by · March 30, 2011 · 2 comments · Front Page, Opinion

Bulldogs back in action for outdoor season

The Drake men’s and women’s track and field squads will return to the oval this weekend in Arkansas to begin the outdoor season.

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BlueSky email system to launch next fall

Zimbra email accounts will be transitioned to Microsoft Outlook at the end of the current semester. With a new program came the need for a new name—something catchy and exciting to launch.

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NPR rock critic’s speech takes on tough issues

Hawley Lecture speaker Tim Riley discussed censorship and Mark Twain, net neutrality, WikiLeaks

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Adult Literacy Center seeks tutors

Interested volunteers must attend training sessions tomorrow and Saturday

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All about WeCar

The student car rental program is likely to begin operations on Drake’s campus next fall and a presentation by its representative received positive feedback from student senators at last week’s meeting.

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