As part of a campus celebration of DMU history, students, faculty, staff and members of the Still family lay a wreath at the tombstone of S.S. Still and his wife.

A tribute to our founders

During the month of March, the DMU community focused on a celebration of our history. Quite fittingly, the month concluded …
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Celebrating our history

From our earliest days of building an osteopathic college to our current status as a medical/health sciences university that educates …

DMU sets out to explore the “human elements” in its history

Dr. Ella Daugherty Still was the beloved and renowned wife of Des Moines University‚Äôs founder, Dr. S.S. Still. Recorded in …

Of coronets and clown suits

Even though its name and location have changed since it was founded in 1898, Des Moines University has a long …