2017 First Year Rep Jessica Booker

Psychology major Jessica Booker dedicates herself to improving Drake's campus through the Honors Program. Q: Why honors? A: I wanted both a challenge and an opportunity to allow my skills as a student to grow. I wanted to be surrounded by students who want the same so that we can grow together. Q: Have you … Continue reading 2017 First Year Rep Jessica Booker


Where are they now – Sarah Birkholz

Sarah Birholz graduated from Drake University in 2014 with my BA in Biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology.  She is currently in her second year of medical school at Creighton University. While at Drake, she was in the Honors First Year Seminar her first year and therefore lived on the Honors floor. Through this, she benefited from … Continue reading Where are they now – Sarah Birkholz

DUH alumnae Reflects on Experience

Drake University Honors student Jess Hoffert attended the third Drake sponsored trip to Uganda in 2009. During this  time, he was able to explore various aspects of the country, including the joys and hardships. These experiences turned Jess's life upside - down. As a result of this experience, Jess formed the organization Provia's dream. To read the full … Continue reading DUH alumnae Reflects on Experience