The ‘grandma rule’ might not be enough anymore
Archive for November, 2011
A panel of doctors from across the country who met last week believe that cholesterol will not be something only middle-aged adults worry about.
Pre-trial for arrested protesters starts today
Women’s The Bulldogs returned from the Triple Crown Cancun Challenge with a pair of close defeats to put their season record at 1-4. Drake lost 50-47 to Marist in the first game of the challenge (Nov.24). Down three with 17 seconds remaining, senior Rachael Hackbarth’s shot hit the rim to […]
Former Bulldog standout Kristin Turk signed a contract to play for the Swedish professional team Markbasket on Monday.
Drake University’s Theatre Department presents the unconventional love story of Will Eno’s “The Flu Season” as a part of its 2011-2012 main stage season.
New competition to gain attendance at games
Some have commented on my articles that I never give solutions to the problems I cite. However, I think they are missing the point.
From the time he became director in 1924 until the moment he died in 1972, Hoover ran the FBI with an iron fist.
The Bulldogs continued their early-season success this weekend at the Paradise Jam after they went 1-1 to improve their season record to 3-1. The tournament is being held at St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Drake took on Mississippi on Friday in the opening round of the tournament and led for […]
Hackbarth hits a milestone
Drake administrators are taking action to prevent events like those at Pennsylvania State University from happening on Drake’s campus.
With the holiday season rolling around, the toy commercials vamp up and children begin to write their wish lists, anxiously waiting for the day when they get to open their presents. For some children in the Des Moines and Drake communities, that day won’t come this year.
Thanksgiving is a joyous holiday celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm in the United States. It is celebrated each year on the fourth Thursday of November to remember when the pilgrims came to America and shared a meal with the Native Americans. The tradition can be traced back to the […]
1. The food. This is the obvious one. I don’t really like turkey. Or cranberry sauce. Or gravy. Or green beans, for that matter. However, when Thanksgiving comes around, I can eat my body weight in those foods. It is something about the plethora of food that makes us want to try it […]