Shaking it up when temperatures are down

Does cold weather derail your workout routine? Like when the ice-glazed surfaces of the great outdoors have you waddling like …

So proud of our podiatric students

This fall, a group of Des Moines Girl Scouts learned that getting old has its disadvantages, including sore feet. The …

Friday “recipe”: food for thought at Cafe Scientifique, on campus

We live in a food-intensive culture. From flashy marketing to super-sized portions to the presence of food at practically every …

Welcome to a big city with small-town charm

Having grown up in an Iowa town of about 7000 people, I found Des Moines big and a little intimidating …

DMU Global Health awarded AARP 2012 Partners in Service Award

Des Moines University Global Health and Aging Resources of Central Iowa were honored with the AARP 2012 Partners in Service …

A deliciously big bargain: Bountiful Baskets

I’m a fool for a good deal, especially when it involves food, and OH MY I’m in love with my …

Family fun on Ingersoll

Support the DMU neighborhood and surrounding businesses with a street party to close out the summer at Ingersoll LIVE this …

RAGBRAI rolls next week

Turning 50 is hard for some, but it was even more thought-provoking for Brian Hart because of the gift his …

Lighting up the sky

List of all fireworks displays & events in Des Moines and surrounding areas: Des Moines: Yankee Doodle Pops will be held tonight …

Small city, big art

Looking for some visual excitement this weekend? You can get your fill with two annual art festivals in Des Moines: …

The ultimate guide

Here at DMU our students work hard, but they also know how to play. It’s all about balance… getting an …

Friday recipe: backyard barbecue chicken salad

We continue to celebrate May as National Salad Month with our new pals at Noodles & Company, a franchise that …