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Captain Courtney get social

By Courtney Jasper When I was told there was going to be a social media team I dove in. I learned very quickly that my Word Press abilities were not going to help me to shine. Upon hearing about the social media squad I immediately reached out to our professor in hopes that there were … Continue reading

An inauguration to remember

An inauguration to remember

By Courtney Jasper Over the last two and a half years at Drake University I have made politics basically a hobby. At Drake University I got to listen to First Lady Michelle Obama stump for Senate Candidate Bruce Braley who she referred to as “Bruce Bailey” for the entirety of her speech. Vice President Joe … Continue reading

“Go dogs” and Drake alumni

“Go dogs” and Drake alumni

By Courtney Jasper My go-to slogan during the two-week trip in Washington D.C. was “go dogs.” It started as an odd joke but, overtime the statement was tied to a sense of pride for my fellow Bulldogs and Drake University. This pride stemmed partially from the interesting group of students that I went to Washington … Continue reading

High Expectations

By Courtney Jasper As I have started to pack and really think about the fact that I am leaving to go to Washington D.C. on Saturday I realized that I have many high expectations for my D.C. trip. After having had the opportunity to witness the Iowa Caucuses, democracy at its finest, I have gained … Continue reading