Eggplant smoosh, version 2

It’s that time of year when local farmers’ markets (as well as my spouse’s garden) are offering eggplant, one of …

Search for the perfect pumpkin

I can hardly believe that it is already October and with it comes all sorts of festive fall fun! Cooler …

Wordless Wednesday: double rainbow

[photo taken by Nicole Crocker, DO Class of 2018]

President Franklin honored for inspiring others

When Gloria Gutierrez-Medina was laid off from a good job with a financial company, the mother of four thought things …

President Franklin named to Business Record’s Women of Influence

Every year, the Des Moines Business Record celebrates the work of women who have made a difference with its “Women of Influence” awards. According …

Friday recipe: colorful pad Thai

I’m not one to clutter up the kitchen with lots of gizmos and gadgets (well, other than our invaluable Cuisinart, …

DMU achieves AOA reaccreditation with commendation for continuing medical education

Des Moines University earned a perfect score for its continuing medical education activities for physicians from the American Osteopathic Association …

Veronica M. Sutherland, D.O.’99

Veronica Sutherland, D.O.’99, recently was elected president of the Nevada Osteopathic Medical Association. She works in family medicine  at St. …

Celebrate National Military Appreciation Month

Display an American flag, talk with others about the contributions members of our military have made to our freedom and …

Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium a success

The fifth annual Des Moines University Foot and Ankle Surgery Symposium on April 25_26 brought to campus more than 190 …