Archive for September, 2011

Fong-tastic pizza: DSM Asian-inspired pizzeria gains national recognition

An Asian-inspired pizzeria located on Fourth Street in downtown Des Moines, Fong’s has been serving up slices since 2009.

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Non-traditional ways of learning help local adults

Volunteers are needed at Drake University’s Adult Literacy Center.

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‘Nearly naked’ students to run around campus

At the first Nearly Naked Mile here at Drake, participants will run a mile while supporting a good cause.

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Impressive singles at UNI Fall Invitational

The squad netted 17 singles victories overall, finishing the weekend at 17-5.

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Bulldogs prepare for two-game home stand

Drake is 5-11 on the season after back-to-back years in which it advanced to the MVC tournament.

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Drake throttled by ISU, loses 2-0

The first 100 fans at Friday’s match can look forward to free “KICK Cancer” purple T-shirts.

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Bulldogs ready for All-American Qualifier

High expectations after dominant Drake Fall Invitational performance

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Our Two Cents: 09/29/11

The TD staff heard a recent rumor that Drake has a football team. We also heard they are doing pretty well this year. To celebrate this new-found team, we’re going to the homecoming game, are you? Want to have fake money on your ID card and be able to spend […]

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Dream teams, perfect attendance shine as IM playoffs begin

The intramurals program could not survive without you – the athlete.

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Weekend sporting events: 9/29/11

FRIDAY, SEPT. 30 Cross Country Grand View Invitational, 5 p.m. Volleyball vs Indiana State, Knapp Center, 7 p.m. Women’s Soccer vs Indiana State, Cownie Soccer Complex, 7 p.m. SATURDAY, OCT. 1 Football vs Campbell, Drake Stadium, 1 p.m. Men’s Tennis All-American Qualifying @ Tulsa, Okla. Men’s Soccer Ralph Gross Classic,  […]

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Top 8: Who Attended Drake

Though many may not know it, Drake is the home to many famous alumni.

by · September 28, 2011 · 1 comment · Opinion

The players you need to dominate your fantasy league

Here are some key players for fantasy football for this weekend’s NFL games.

by · September 28, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Front Page, Sports

Optimism in NBC

Ever since President Barack Obama set forth the radical idea that “yes, we can,” simple concepts like hope and optimism have become politicized and polarized.

by · September 28, 2011 · 1 comment · Front Page, Opinion

Beantown choke shakes up MLB playoff picture

As the six-month long Major League Baseball season winds down, the Red Sox are on the verge of one of the biggest September collapses in baseball history.

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Campus Calendar: 09/29/11

A list of events happening this week.

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