Diversity Virtual Fair

Meet admissions teams and faculty in a live online event – Attend the fair from anywhere Candidates will have the …
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad congratulates Martin Luther King Jr. Achievement Award recipients Keyah Levy and DMU President Angela Walker Franklin, Ph.D.

DMU, President Franklin recognized for civil rights efforts

Since its founding in 1898, DMU has emphasized respect for all persons, meeting the health needs of underserved populations and …
DMU students, staff and faculty opened the dialogue about race.

Race: Changing the paradigm from debate to dialogue

By Rich Salas, Ph.D., and Luke Botting, D.O.’18 On Thursday, February 18, a group of approximately 50 DMU students, faculty …
Stephen Nelson, M.D., speaks at the Diversity Health Series

Racism and health inequity: What can we do about it?

While many factors affect health care equity, disparities based on race that target communities of color are consistently reported in …
Diwali: Shedding Light on Culture

Diwali: Shedding Light on Culture

Celebrate the Festival of Lights and much more! Enjoy an authentic Indian dinner, refreshments, music, dancing and a fashion show. …
MuslimFaithMisconceptions

Clearing Misconceptions about Muslims Faith and Practice

Have you ever had questions about Muslims or the Islam religion but didn’t know who to ask or how to …
President Franklin accepts the University’s Friends of Iowa Civil Rights Award from Friends Co-Presidents Kimberly Baxter and Diane Ramsey.

DMU named “Friend of Iowa Civil Rights”

Since its founding in 1898, Des Moines University has emphasized respect for all persons, meeting the health needs of underserved …
Koushik Paul

Cultural challenges inspire aspirations

On March 12, 2015, around 1 p.m., I was in an organic chemistry lab synthesizing nylon, in despair after checking …

DMU leader named diversity fellow

Since 2012, when he became DMU’s director of multicultural affairs, Richard Salas, Ph.D., has worked to help students and employees …

Women's History Month

Des Moines University employs many successful women. Hear the stories of how they got to where they are today. Friday, …

Women's History Month

Des Moines University employs many successful women. Hear the stories of how they got to where they are today. Friday, …

Women's History Month

Des Moines University employs many successful women. Hear the stories of how they got to where they are today. An …