Stories from Buffalo Road

Introducing Stories from Buffalo Road, a new podcast from Dowling Catholic High School! Each episode will feature a guest with a special place in the school’s history and a unique and entertaining story to share. 

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The podcast is streaming now on YouTube and Spotify. Subscribe to be notified as new podcasts are released!

Episode 2: Howard Kerr '53

Episode two featuring alumnus Howard Kerr '53 is streaming now on Spotify and YouTube! Kerr was a Military Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, served in Vietnam and as a line officer in the Navy, was on the Executive Staff of the Chief of Naval Operations and the Naval Aide to Vice President’s Spiro Agnew and Gerald Ford, and served in the White House under President Gerald Ford. Read more about his distinguished career here.  

EPISODE 1: Coach Ron Gray '73

Our first episode features an alumnus, coach and former teacher with a history at DCHS dating back more than five decades. Coach Ron Gray ‘73 is a member of the DCHS Athletic Hall of Fame and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame who led his teams to five state and six dual state championship titles.

Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines Catholic community and embracing learners of all faiths. In an environment that is faithful, caring and dedicated, Dowling Catholic forms each student to become a Christ-centered leader.