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WCSH 6 Portland
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WXIA-TV Atlanta
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WTSP-TV Tampa
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
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11 News Houston
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
11 News Houston / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WLTX-TV Columbia
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WLBZ Bangor
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WKYC Cleveland
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
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13 WMAZ Macon
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
21h
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
NorthWest Cable News
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
KTHV Little Rock
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
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22h
First Coast News
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
First Coast News / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
KGW Channel 8 Portland
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
KENS 5 San Antonio
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
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KTVB Boise
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KTVB Boise / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
5KSDK St. Louis
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
KREM.com Spokane
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
22 related stories
22h
KVUE-TV Austin
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in
What does 'Ghostbusters' really mean for women?
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 22 hours ago
Anthony or Ida B. Wells ever did. I hung up on Todd. He was obviously still in shock. I called my friend Beth Younger, a Drake University English professor and serious feminist. Certainly she would grasp the terrible setback for womankind that is... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Former Woodstock Fine Arts Association Scholarship Winner to Speak at Read Between the Lynes20, is pursuing a double major in creative writing and public relations, with a
Former Woodstock Fine Arts Association Scholarship Winner to Speak at Read Between the Lynes
The Woodstock Independent / Posted yesterday
20, is pursuing a double major in creative writing and public relations, with a minor in graphic design at Drake University, Des Moines. She’s using one of her college writing classes as the opportunity to work on a sequel to be... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Berger begins her tenure at IGHSAUtaking a lot of notes and asking plenty of questions,'' said Berger, who spent
Berger begins her tenure at IGHSAU
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
taking a lot of notes and asking plenty of questions,'' said Berger, who spent 17 years as an administrator in athletics at Drake University before leaving for UNI in 2008. ''I have such tremendous respect for both the position itself and the... Read more
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The Morning Sun
My infatuation with a washed-up sportswriterby Gary Cartwright title “Leroy’s Revenge” that was published in Texas Monthly
My infatuation with a washed-up sportswriter
The Morning Sun / Posted 3 days ago
by Gary Cartwright title “Leroy’s Revenge” that was published in Texas Monthly in August 1975.While earning my degree at Drake University I got the amazing opportunity to intern at Texas Monthly and work with some crazy talented writers, editors... Read more
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Computer World Australia
The H-1B positions of Clinton and TrumpChris Usher/CBS Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during the CBS
The H-1B positions of Clinton and Trump
Computer World Australia / Posted 5 days ago
Chris Usher/CBS Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during the CBS News Democratic Presidential Debate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, on Nov. 14, 2015. Clinton doesn't mention the visa in her platform. It doesn't come up... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
New plan could transform area near Drake UniversityDrake University reported Monday that it is working to develop land across from
New plan could transform area near Drake University
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
Drake University reported Monday that it is working to develop land across from the school on University Avenue. Three lots just south of Old Main are part of the redevelopment area. Some 11 firms are being contacted to get proposals on how to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Clinton's VP options: Fiery liberals, Hispanics, white guyspolicy guy, a little on the wonkish side, and sometimes plodding," said Dennis
Clinton's VP options: Fiery liberals, Hispanics, white guys
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
policy guy, a little on the wonkish side, and sometimes plodding," said Dennis Goldford, a political science professor at Drake University and longtime Vilsack watcher. "He's someone from the dead centre of the party and not an ideological warrior... Read more
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The Atlantic
Meet One of the Youngest Delegates Attending the Republican National Conventionbegins July 18, some high-profile names, some not so much. And in the midst of
Meet One of the Youngest Delegates Attending the Republican National Convention
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
begins July 18, some high-profile names, some not so much. And in the midst of it all is Westhenry Ioerger, a 19-year-old Drake University student. Ioerger will be one of the youngest attendees at the national gathering. He is participating in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Iowa Women in Agriculture set annual conference July 26off-farm heirs, and expansion growing pains will be explored by a panel featuri
Iowa Women in Agriculture set annual conference July 26
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
off-farm heirs, and expansion growing pains will be explored by a panel featuring Dr. Neil Hamilton, director of the Drake University Agricultural Law Center; and Northwood, Iowa farmers Al Johnson and Brent Keene. Tour set Participants... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa woman sentenced in crash while textinghours of community service, 40 of which must include raising public awareness a
Iowa woman sentenced in crash while texting
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 days ago
hours of community service, 40 of which must include raising public awareness about the dangers of texting while driving. Drake University criminal law expert, Bob Rigg says he expects this type of charge to be more common in the years to... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nominationright.’’ An important new addition to the Republican Party, attracted into the
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nomination
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
right.’’ An important new addition to the Republican Party, attracted into the GOP by Trump, is what Dennis Goldford, a Drake University political scientist, calls “the middle-finger segment of the American electorate.’’ Many of those voters... Read more
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SaukValley.com
College honorsdean’s list at Loras College are:� DES MOINES, Iowa – Matthew Wilkens of Morri
College honors
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
dean’s list at Loras College are:� DES MOINES, Iowa – Matthew Wilkens of Morrison was named to the spring dean’s list at Drake University. Those named to the spring president’s list are:� IOWA CITY, Iowa –� Students named to the spring dean’s... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Iowa Woman Sentenced in First of its Kind Texting While Driving Crashhours of community service, 40 of which must include raising public awareness a
Iowa Woman Sentenced in First of its Kind Texting While Driving Crash
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 8 days ago
hours of community service, 40 of which must include raising public awareness about the dangers of texting while driving. Drake University criminal law expert, Bob Rigg says he expects this type of charge to be more common in the years to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What’s driving Trump?candidate Donald Trump poses with a ring given to him by a group of veterans du
What’s driving Trump?
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
candidate Donald Trump poses with a ring given to him by a group of veterans during a campaign event on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Picture: AP Trump gave his own reasons to Time magazine last year, saying that he’d... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
12 graduates receive Resource Bank Centennial Service AwardsFlaherty, Sycamore High School, mentored peers with teenage group services (TAG
12 graduates receive Resource Bank Centennial Service Awards
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Flaherty, Sycamore High School, mentored peers with teenage group services (TAGS), worked on the annual cleanup projects for Pay-It-Forward House and read to the elderly. Flaherty will attend Drake University in Iowa to study heal... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane th
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane things," said Renée Ann Cramer, a professor at Drake University and author of Pregnant With the Stars: Watching and Wanting the Celebrity Baby Bump. Aniston fits that... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane th
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane things," said Renée Ann Cramer, a professor at Drake University and author of Pregnant With the Stars: Watching and Wanting the Celebrity Baby Bump. Aniston fits that... Read more
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The Age
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane th
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane things," said Renée Ann Cramer, a professor at Drake University and author of Pregnant With the Stars: Watching and Wanting the Celebrity Baby Bump. Aniston fits that... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane th
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane things," said Renée Ann Cramer, a professor at Drake University and author of Pregnant With the Stars: Watching and Wanting the Celebrity Baby Bump. Aniston fits that... Read more
109 related stories
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WA Today
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane th
Tabloids just give you what you want. So why do you want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
pregnant because it's a marriage of two absolutely extraordinary and mundane things," said Renée Ann Cramer, a professor at Drake University and author of Pregnant With the Stars: Watching and Wanting the Celebrity Baby Bump. Aniston fits that... Read more
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The MidWeek
12 receive Resource Bank Centennial Service AwardsFlaherty, Sycamore High School, mentored peers with teenage group services (TAG
12 receive Resource Bank Centennial Service Awards
The MidWeek / Posted 11 days ago
Flaherty, Sycamore High School, mentored peers with teenage group services (TAGS), worked on the annual clean-up projects for Pay-It-Forward House and read to the elderly. Flaherty will attend Drake University in Iowa to study healt... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Mandela Washington Fellowship Program Looking to Help Following Dallas Attacksto answer questions about American government on Saturday. 25 leaders from dif
Mandela Washington Fellowship Program Looking to Help Following Dallas Attacks
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
to answer questions about American government on Saturday. 25 leaders from different African countries are studying at Drake University for six weeks. The program empowers the leaders through leadership training so they can better improve their... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Mandela Fellow: U.S. needs to restore peace, communicationA group of future leaders from South Africa, who are visiting Drake University,
Mandela Fellow: U.S. needs to restore peace, communication
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
A group of future leaders from South Africa, who are visiting Drake University, have a unique perspective of the tensions and violence caused by a week of police shootings and officer ambushes. "This is my first time being in America for an extended... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Pokémon Go Sweeping the Metrotraditionally keep people inside, so with this it`s nice to be getting out and
Pokémon Go Sweeping the Metro
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
traditionally keep people inside, so with this it`s nice to be getting out and moving," says Rhiley Binns of Des Moines. Drake University professor Matthew Mitchell says the market valuation for Nintendo has increased almost $9 billion and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Student Spotlight, July 10, 2016 ■ Matthew Ness of Grand Junction was named to the spring 2016 president’s lis
Student Spotlight, July 10, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
■ Matthew Ness of Grand Junction was named to the spring 2016 president’s list at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. ■ Jessie Bowman of Grand Junction was named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at the University of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From School Meals Recipient to Presidential Fellowleave Nairobi, Kenya, for Des Moines, Iowa, to take part in a six-week business
From School Meals Recipient to Presidential Fellow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
leave Nairobi, Kenya, for Des Moines, Iowa, to take part in a six-week business and entrepreneurship training hosted by Drake University. Following the academic component of the fellowship, Peter and the rest of the fellows will visit Washington... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Gay is not okay’ Iowa church claims free speech right to ban trans worshipers from bathroombe “blatantly unconstitutional,” but it’s less clear whether bathroom access wo
‘Gay is not okay’ Iowa church claims free speech right to ban trans worshipers from bathroom
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
be “blatantly unconstitutional,” but it’s less clear whether bathroom access would be protected under the First Amendment. Drake University law professor Maura Strassberg, an expert on sexuality law, said a past ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Donald Trump: Turning the Corner Towards Fascism (But First Let's Define Itand when it is applied to Trump, it is in my view vital that that is done. Rec
Donald Trump: Turning the Corner Towards Fascism (But First Let's Define It
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
and when it is applied to Trump, it is in my view vital that that is done. Recently,a Professor Emeritus of Economics at Drake University, published a very important consideration of just what fascism is, and how it is distinguished from mere... Read more
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