Childcare near DMU

Choosing a school or being successful in school can often depend on finding the right care for your child. I …

Is anyone Audiobooking?

There’s a special membership deal at www.audible.com (or at least there was when I last visited) for books on audio! What a …

Happy doctors’ day!!!

Yay! Today is a day to honor & thank some very important people – doctors. Whether you are one, are …

Iowa rocks!

I’m starting to feel like a broken record (BTW, a “record” for those younger than me refers to those weird …

Earth hour – turn off your lights!

Last year, I celebrated Earth Hour with friends at my apartment playing the card game Spoons in the dark. We …

a tale from spring break

 I have tons of fun stories from our spring break trip to El Salvador. This first one is about my …

We like spring break too!

Because we work for a University, everyone always assumes we get spring break vacation just like the students. This is …

Psoriatic Onychopachydermoperiostitis

Did the title of this post make you raise your eyebrow a bit? Do you know what it means? I …

Doing good in El Salvador over spring break

by Barb Boose, DMU Magazine editor Last summer, Jonathan Thompson, a podiatric medical student at DMU, spent a steamy week …

Travel is possible on a student’s budget

  I used Priceline for the first time recently to bid on a 3-star hotel in San Jose, CA with …

Procrastination

When it comes to wasting time, I totally dominate. I can spend a good four hours straight on the computer …

Good Eats: El Salvador

For our pre-departure meeting, our global health group met at El Salvador Del Mundo, 2901 6th Ave. in Des Moines. …