RAGBRAI: ready to roll!

Des Moines University Trustee Brian Hart, owner of Hart Financial LLC in Des Moines, and his wife, Julie, are peddling …

RAGBRAI rolls next week

Turning 50 is hard for some, but it was even more thought-provoking for Brian Hart because of the gift his …

Hot off the digital press

What do worms, Honduras, and skunk-cabbage have in common? They can all be found in this quarter’s issue of DMU …

Out-of-this-world research

I’m a fan of our own DMU Magazine, and the spring issue is no exception. It showcases great ideas and …

New kid on the blog

As the new kid on the blog, I thought I would introduce myself. All of the below is what the …

New year for DMU

Good Morning! Many of you have heard me praise the numerous qualities of Des Moines University that drew me here. …

A note from President Franklin

Welcome to DMU!! This is a special greeting to the new and returning students arriving at Des Moines University this …

Rocking rotations

I’ll admit, working at DMU and seeing our students and high-tech facilities on a daily basis may make us a …

5k in review

Saturday was the Des Moines University Run-Day-Voo, a 5k run/walk for students, alumni, staff and friends. Lisa Vroegh and I, …

Week one…

This week marks the start of a journey for 50 new DMU students in the Physician Assistant program. After three …

A field trip to DMU

 by Rishi Shah* (11yrs, Downtown School, Des Moines, Iowa) Did you ever have an opportunity to go see a real …

Pella Tulip Time review

This past weekend was the annual tulip festival in Pella, Iowa! Pella is a short 45-minute drive from Des Moines …