Wall Street Journal on Iowa grub

This piece came out in the Wall Street Journal with a few descriptions of local eateries. It’s always interesting to hear …

Friday Recipe: Chicken Stirfry

I’ll be honest, usually when I’m craving Chinese food I order out rather than make my own, but this recipe …

Cool family events this weekend

It sounds like this weekend will be more days of gorgeous weather. You should plan now to get your nose …

Way to go, Juan!

The local Juice magazine has a nice profile today on Juan Cadenillas. Juan is a 2009 DMU M.P.H. graduate. He’s …

Mmmmm, so tasty!

I thought I’d point out some new places to eat around town…. Because, well, I love to eat and I …

Help raise awareness of homeless kids!

Imagine your life now… on your way to a successful career in health care. While there are still challenges to …

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Clemson vs. Georgia Tech. Anybody watch last night? If you did, you were treated to an enjoyable, remarkably close game… …

Friday Recipe: Roasted Butternut Squash

Squash makes me think of fall. It’s so rustic and satisfying. Yum! What’s your favorite fall food? Roasted Butternut Squash …

Public health appointment

Mary Mincer Hansen, Ph.D., has been named to the state of Iowa’s Public Health Advisory Council, part of the Modernizing …

H1N1 update from Polk County Health Dept.

Terri Henkels, director of the Polk County Health Department, released this information Sept. 8: Everyone is hungry for concrete answers …

Annual DMU dinner to raise money for endowed scholarship for minorities

The 2009 Des Moines University Glanton Scholarship Dinner October 14 at the Meadows at Prairie Meadows will honor Iowa’s Simon …