President Clara Kelley

Junior Clara Kelley became Honors Executive Council president at the end of last semester, taking over for Mollie Clark. She has been part of council since her freshman year, serving as first-year representative, programming chair, and a mentor co-chair. She joined EC during her first semester at Drake. "I was in Mollie Clark's honors practicum … Continue reading President Clara Kelley


Curriculum Co-Chair: Elijah Rockhold

Elijah Rockhold studies English and International Relations outside of being the Drake University Honors Curriculum Co-Chair.     Q: What is something you want to accomplish while on the honors council? A: I would like to reform the curriculum for the Honors Practicum, and hopefully make more specific criteria for courses to have the Honors endorsement. Q: What is … Continue reading Curriculum Co-Chair: Elijah Rockhold

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