A record $344,552 was raised for the Glanton Minority Scholarship Fund this year.

2015 DMU dinner raises record donations

The scholarship fund continues to inspire future health care professionals and garner generous support, including the record $344,552 raised this …
The DMU women's team took home the Malpractice Bowl trophy.

Women prevail, men fail in annual Malpractice Bowl

It was a beautiful football Saturday at Drake Stadium on October 3 as Des Moines University and Drake University Law …

Ride, eat for free during DART Try Transit Week

Des Moines University students and employees enjoy the benefit of riding DART for free throughout the year by simply showing their …

Alumni lead, honored by IOMA

A number of DMU alumni were honored by the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association (IOMA) and were elected to its offices …
Run DMU 2015

Two hundred turn out to Run DMU

More than 200 DMU students, employees, alumni and friends took the challenge to Run DMU on September 11. Runners and …
Jack Hardy, D.O.'65

“Saipan Jack” journeys to reunion, through life

John “Jack” Hardy, D.O.’65, FACOS, didn’t travel out of his time zone to attend his DMU 50-year reunion, but he …
Benzoni Shah KY

Adjunct faculty spotlight: Thomas Benzoni, D.O., AOBEM, FACEP, ABFM

When he was 10 years old, Thomas Benzoni was happily hurtling downhill on his bicycle when the front wheel fell …
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Global Health Learning Collaborative to explore social determinants of health

The factors defining your health have a lot to do with where you are born, how and with whom you …
Happy graduates at 2015 Commencement

472 degrees of happiness

Ideal weather, a distinguished grand marshal, honored “milestone” alumni, a compelling keynote speaker and, of course, the elation of earning …
Fork in brain

Back for seconds

After getting a taste of Des Moines University for three weeks one summer, these students returned to campus to complete …
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Stretching beyond comfort zones

As a fourth-year medical student, Mali Schneiter delivered twins — by herself — in a hospital in Uganda. Classmate Nicole Cook counted potentially …

Students step right up to dunk their deans at DMU Palooza

Taunts and teasing did not deter students from dropping their deans into the dunk tank at the second annual DMU Palooza. …