Alumni save tournament from a knock-out punch

If it hadn’t been for two DMU alumni, some collegiate boxers might have been mad enough to punch somebody. In …

Sixth annual Run DMU promises scenic route through downtown

Race down Grand Avenue and around the sculptures in Western Gateway Park in Run DMU, Des Moines University’s annual 5K. …

DMU launches new reunion tradition

Silver and gold, respectively, commemorate 25-year and 50-year anniversaries. That’s a great model for DMU’s new reunion tradition: In May, reunion and commencement activities will be united in a special weekend celebration, with milestone 25- and 50-year alumni adorned in silver and gold.

Alumni mentors make a major difference

From reminding first-year students why they went into medicine to providing shadowing opportunities, professional advice and personal encouragement, alumni mentors show students “the light at the end of the tunnel.”

A new era of alumni leadership begins

The new DMU Alumni Association Board of Directors reflects health care’s ideal of interprofessional interactions and cross-disciplinary collaboration.