Articles from September 2019

Drum Major Michael Janssen

Cedar Rapids native Michael Janssen leads Hawkeye Marching Band in style

Michael Janssen watches the University of Iowa Marching Band like a hawk. As this year’s drum major, the 2015 Cedar Rapids Washington High School graduate struts into Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on game days, leading more than 260 marching Hawkeyes through 138 years of tradition.