Warm a heart; help someone in need

The DMU Community Service Committee initiated a regular food drive on campus this summer (maybe you’ve seen the shopping carts …

Reorganizing academic priorities

It’s so easy to blow off an entire day after an exam… only to regret that I wished I had …

Fond memories of fall break

VACATIONS ARE FABULOUS! Free time is not something I know much about since we started school.  However, the first week …

Friday Recipe: Whole-wheat banana bread

Who doesn’t love a warm slice of banana bread? This is a great recipe to try if you want a …

Physician Assistant Week

October 6-12 is National Physician Assistant Week. Physician Assistants are a vital part of our health care system. Remember to …

Simple pleasures: chocolate milk!

Of course I can write a whole blog about chocolate milk. This one is particularly special because it covers my …

Spooky times

It’s October already & that means there’s some spooky fun to be had! I can’t believe it’s October already!!  Get …

International art exhibit coming to Des Moines

Des Moines University is excited to bring Art 4 Health (A4H) to Iowa. A4H is a traveling art exhibit launched …

Cheap night out for the family!

A couple specials caught my eye today and they’re both for this Thursday. Combine ’em for a nice family night …

White coat makes us official!

That’s right, the PA class of 2011 is OFFICIAL! Well I don’t know how official a white coat really makes …

Healthcare, a buzz word

The hottest topic of recent debate is President Obama’s focus on some version of a universal health care system. There’s …

New national global health consortium of universities includes DMU

The number of students enrolled in global health programs in universities across the United States and Canada has doubled in …