Special Events/Community Service

The Special Events/Community Service Committee develops and implements plans for special events on campus and creates awareness of community service opportunities available for staff participation.

ASC Save the Dates for 2017-18 Events

  • Sept.12: Joppa Build part of DU Good Week (September 11 – 16)
  • Oct. 30: Chili Cook-Off
  • March 8: Spring Wellness Event
  • April TBD: Sapphire Awards
  • May 23: Annual Kickball Tournament

ASC Book Club

Did you know Drake has a book club? We invite you to join us in reading our first book of the academic year, Modern Romance! Books will be available for checkout at the Cowles Library circulation desk on a first come, first serve basis. Read at your leisure and meet up with other members of the book club at either of our two fall meetings.

  • Monday, Oct. 16 at 4:45 p.m.—Louie’s Wine Dive
  • Wednesday, Oct. 18  at 11:00 a.m.—Mars Café

Contact ascspecialevents@drake.edu if you are interested in participating or would like additional information about the book club.

  • Fall Book: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
  • Winter Book: Alice Network by Kate Quinn
  • Spring Book: Arrowood by Laura McHugh
  • Summer Book: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
Today at Drake
University News
September 22, 2017
Drake University hosted a special luncheon to announce and celebrate the winners of the 2017 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition, which encourages and promotes entrepreneurial activity and create greater awareness of the resources available to entrepreneurs in Iowa.