Ride, eat for free during DART Try Transit Week

Des Moines University students and employees enjoy the benefit of riding DART for free throughout the year by simply showing their …
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A spirited family affair

Jean and Paul Groben, D.O.’75, a radiologist, are thankful their three children and two grandchildren reside in Des Moines. That’s …

President Franklin to lead United Way of Central Iowa Health Cabinet

Mobilizing community leaders, businesses, organizations, public officials and other citizens is key to promoting healthy lives, improving education and helping people achieve …
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Eating out: 10 places you gotta try

The dining scene in Des Moines offers something for everyone. Here are 10 local restaurants you have to hit during …

State Fair bites on Ingersoll

From chomping foot-long corn dogs and sipping lemon shake-ups to ogling the Big Boar and cheering on the beard-growing contestants, …

Global Health Club hosts first aid at refugee soccer tournament

Students from the DMU Global Health Club partnered with refugee placement and support service organizations to provide first aid services at …

DMU makes an impact for JDRF

The 2015 JDRF One Walk included a parade of purple amidst the crowd of participants, as Des Moines University students, …
Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

Des Moines is not boring

Those from Iowa generally have a good idea of what there is to do around a state known mostly for …

Giving Garden will grow produce for food insecure

Notice something new cropping up on the southwest strip of lawn behind the Academic Center? Two raised cedar beds just …

Study secrets: Where to go when you want to get away

There are many different places to study on campus, but when there’s a big test or it’s finals, study space can …

DMU students team up with YMCA for Healthy Kids Day

Des Moines University students are passionate about promoting healthy, active lifestyles to local youth. For several years, the Iowa Medical Society …

They came, they ran, they got treated

More than 20 DMU physical therapy and podiatric medical students and clinicians staffed eight tables to treat participants in the …