What’s it like to… take Anatomy Lab?

When did you first begin classes in the anatomy lab? How often are you there? Anatomy is taken in the …

Melding music with med school

On a recent Friday evening on the DMU campus, a group of students gathered in the Student Education Center’s osteopathic …

Wordless Wednesday: take me out to the ballgame

[photo via Kelsey Kolb, D.P.T.’16]

Honor society recognizes compassionate student leaders and teachers

Des Moines University is dedicated to teaching compassionate health care professionals and is a proud chapter of the Arnold P. Gold …

Real Talk

Adrian Simien was barely a year old when pioneering “gangsta rap” group N.W.A. debuted the 1988 album “Straight Outta Compton” …

DMU student helps set up APMSA for continued success

Kyle Duncan says he’s “really good” at complaining, but he learned at an early age that bellyaching about issues isn’t …

Reaching out to the unsheltered

A recent early March morning in Des Moines was the kind that would make most medical students – most people, for that …

DMU students lose hair, collect cash during research fundraiser

When Melissa Rhoads, a student at Aveda Institute Des Moines, learned about an opportunity to join hair stylists of Salon …

Des Moines University’s 114th commencement ceremony to award 539 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 539 degrees at its 2014 Commencement Ceremony, the 114th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …

Anatomy department pilots new lab technology to improve learning

Just after 10 a.m. on an unseasonably warm October morning, 52 physical therapy students enter the chill of the anatomy …

DMU puts interprofessional spin on pigskin

Since 1998, DMU has produced pumped-up men’s and women’s football teams to take on Drake University law students in the …

Disabilities Awareness Month includes volunteer service

For DMU podiatric student Billy Rutter, D.P.M.’16, the path to becoming a compassionate health professional means volunteering his time toward …