Of coronets and clown suits

Even though its name and location have changed since it was founded in 1898, Des Moines University has a long …

A round of applause

Commencement for the summer Class of 2012 will be held on Friday, August 17, 2012. The ceremony, celebrating the accomplishments …

A Healthy Discussion

A HEALTHY DISCUSSION is a series of bipartisan forums that will give Iowa Congressional Delegation members an opportunity to discuss …

DMU day at the fair

It’s that time again – Iowa State Fair time! Today marks the start of the fair and it runs until …

Welcome to Des Moines University!

This is a special greeting to the new and returning students arriving at Des Moines University this week. Welcome to …

Mentored Student Research Program

Friday, July 20th, marked the unofficial end of another successful Mentored Student Research Program here at DMU. The program provided …

Friday recipe: SPUDnik Wars are on!

Every August, my father’s side of the family has a reunion on a lovely little campground in northwest Iowa. Some …

Anatomy word of the month: Gubernaculum

A guide or leader, literally, helm or rudder in Latin. The testis or testicle of the adult male does not …

470 miles!

Last week, Des Moines University Trustee Brian Hart, owner of Hart Financial LLC in Des Moines, and his wife, Julie, …