Anatomy word of the month: uvula

The little fleshy appendage hanging from the back of your soft palate is called the “little grape” in Latin. As …

Health & medical book sale

Get thee to the State Library on Thursday or Friday (June 3-4)! The state medical library closed in March and …

Gyros, kabobs, music & more!

From 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. on June 5, you can pretend to be Greek. It’s Greek Food Fair time! …

DMU graduated 453 at 110th commencement May 29

Des Moines University (DMU) awarded 466 degrees at its 2010 Commencement service May 29 at 10 a.m. at the Polk …

Take time to remember

Today DMU is closed in honor of Memorial Day. While everyone loves a long weekend to spend with family & …

Great outlook for Des Moines!

Kiplinger picked Des Moines for their “10 best cities for the next decade” list which is pretty awesome. So rest …

Congrats, grads!!

Today is the big day! Congrats to all of you who will lay claim to a new degree today! Amongst …

Friday recipe: moroccan chicken kabobs

If you haven’t broken out the grill yet this spring, this is the weekend to do it! These kabobs look …

Take a hike!

Our students love to explore Des Moines. Here are D.P.M. student Benjamin Thomas’s top 5 trail picks: One of the …

DMU to honor Holocaust survivor Peter Pintus, posthumously, Saturday

(Des Moines, IA) – Des Moines University (DMU) students, staff and faculty have been honored multiple times with presentations by …

DMU to give 466 degrees Saturday at 110th commencement ceremony

Des Moines University (DMU) will award 466 degrees at its 2010 Commencement service May 29 at 10 a.m. at the …

Music, free, outdoors? I’m in!

I love live music, LOVE sittin’ outside in the summer time but don’t like spending a lot of money. When …