Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science

Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building
3245 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215.299.1080

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Roadside Research from the Pinelands and Coast to Coast

August 14, 2014
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July 08, 2014
The annual Philadelphia Geek Awards have once again recognized the work of Drexel University’s faculty and students as some of the best examples of the ci... Read More »

New Courses for Fall

June 24, 2014
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  • Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Marcela P. Garcia

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

    1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    PISB (Building 58), Room 106 (Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building) 34th and Chestnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19104

    • Alumni
    • Current Students
    • Faculty
    • Public
    • Graduate Students

    Title: Examining the Ligand-Induced Change in Cell Adhesion using the Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Monitoring

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  • Start Talking Science

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

    6:00 PM-8:00 PM

    Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

    • Public

    Start Talking Science plans to increase public awareness of — and interest in — the cutting-edge research taking place in the Philadelphia area; to provide an atmosphere for individuals from various technical backgrounds to network, share ideas, and collaborate; and to strengthen the communication skills of local scientists in a non-traditional format.

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