Intro to figure drawing – a DMU elective

 Well, technically, it’s held at the Des Moines Art Center, just a few blocks down the road, and taught by …

Dare I say the “B” word…Boards!

Seems like second year students are hibernating in the library sitting in a deep trance with their face stuck in …

Soaring success

When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you …

The BEST WEEK EVER

I decided this past week, May 2 through May 9, was going to be my BEST WEEK EVER.* How did …

Annual memorial service

Before we send students out to treat patients, we prepare them every which way we can. One of the first …

Pella Tulip Time review

This past weekend was the annual tulip festival in Pella, Iowa! Pella is a short 45-minute drive from Des Moines …

Graduation day is nearly here!!

ELEVEN days until graduation! I know some of our students are probably mentally doing the countdown!! Year after year, our …

Nat’l Police Week 2009

On average, one law enforcement officer is killed every 53 hours in the U.S. This year, the names of 387 …

Student’s abstract takes him to ACP

DMU student Jason Sebesto turned a summer research project into a full-blown clinical research project that put him at the …

DMU to give 450 degrees at 109th commencement

(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University (DMU) will award 450 degrees at its 2009 Commencement service May 23 at …

Annual memorial service for body donors open to public

(Des Moines, IA) – On Friday, May 15, Des Moines University (DMU) will honor 58 Iowans who donated their bodies …

Dollar days!!!

Is there anything better than catching a game on a warm night at the ballpark, drink and pretzel or hot …