Creative Services Behind the Scenes of Drake Relays

Behind the scenes of Drake Relays, little recognition goes to the team of students and Drake employees that broadcast and stream the event nationally. Although student employees of Creative Services like Hannah Bigot get the satisfaction that comes from working in her future career field, events like Relays prove to be a much harder job …
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Striving for Gender Equality at Drake

Ever since Title IX was passed, Drake has worked to maintain its gender equality in the athletic department. While it may sound boring, Title IX is of importance to the whole Drake community. According to the Education Amendments Act of 1972, under Title IX: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of …
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El Ritmo Latino: Surprisingly a diverse and welcoming community

Thursdays in Olmsted’s Mezzanine, Allison Peterson of Salsa Des Moines teaches students latin dance, free of charge. These lessons are sponsored by El Ritmo Latino, an organization dedicated to promoting, celebrating and exploring Hispanic and Latino heritage and culture through their meetings and events. President of the club, Estuardo Menendez-Villa hopes in the future for …
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