Is fro-yo for you?

You may have noticed a few frozen yogurt shops poppin’ up around town lately in the latest fro-yo craze. Maybe …

Feast in the wild!

This is a fun event at the Blank Park Zoo this weekend – a food festival amongst their adorable animals! …

One more reason Des Moines rocks

I know it’s Wordless Wednesday here at Dose of DMU, but news today deserves comment: Forbes has declared our fine …

The final summer

As we come down to the last med-school-free week of our summer, my fellow DO’14s and I will soon resume …

Get jazzed in July!

Ahh, July: It brings hot temperatures and, in the Des Moines metro, hot music. The city’s Metro Arts Alliance every …

Jazz in July

Metro Arts Jazz in July is a month-long festival that celebrates jazz and art with free outdoor concerts across Greater …

One painterly professor

You read in the blog about this weekend’s Des Moines Arts Festival, a veritable visual feast not to be missed. …

Des Moines Arts Festival

Here in Des Moines we are so lucky to have such a thriving creative and artistic community and the culmination …

Reach out and T.O.U.C.H. someone

Like most osteopathic medical schools, Des Moines University participates in a national volunteer recognition program called T.O.U.C.H. I completely forgot …

Good for you, good for veterans

Some time ago, Des Moines yoga teacher Ryan Esdohr learned about the Wounded Warrior Project, a program that started as …

Pridefest

This weekend is the annual PrideFest here in Des Moines. The event celebrates the importance of gay culture in the …

The calm in the storm

While the new class of talented and eager P.A. students has already begun their first year at DMU, we D.O. …