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Lee Dolat Awarded F31 NIH Grant

August 21, 2014
Lee Dolat

Lee Dolat, PhD student in the Spiliotis lab, was awarded an F31 grant from the NIH titled "Regulation of Cell Migration by Septin 2 in Renal Cancer"...

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Meet Biologist Katy Gonder

June 25, 2014
Katy Gonder

Katy Gonder, PhD, comes to Drexel with nearly 20 years of research experience from Central Africa. The primate enthusiast specializes in African biodiversity and conservation strategies, and joins bio prof Gail Hearn as co-director of the Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program....

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Xiaobo Bai and Siddhita Mhatre Awarded For Research Excellence

June 05, 2014
Siddhita Mhatre and Xiaobo Bai

Xiaobo Bai (Spiliotis Lab) and Siddhita Mhatre (Marenda Lab), were awarded Research Excellence Awards through the Office of Graduate Studies at Drexel Graduate Student Day on May 30, 2014....

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You Catch (and Kill) More Flies with This Sweetener…

June 05, 2014
Flies that have been killed by sweetener

In a study that began as a sixth-grade science fair project, researchers at Drexel University have found that a popular non-nutritive sweetener, erythritol, may be an effective and human-safe insecticide....

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BGSA Won Most Active Organization Award

June 04, 2014
BGSA Most Active Organization Awards

BGSA Won Most Active Organization Award for 2013-2014 at Graduate Student Day....

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Can (Martin) Zhang Named Drexel Magazine's 2014 "40 Under 40"

June 04, 2014
Martin Zhang Drexel Magazine 2014

Can (Martin) Zhang, PhD '07, was recently named to Drexel Magazine's 2014 "40 Under 40"....

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STEM Teaching Innovation, Mentoring at Drexel to Expand with HHMI Grant for Improving Undergraduate Retention

May 29, 2014
Students in science lab

Drexel University has been awarded funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) of $1.2 million over five years to implement strategies intended to increase the retention of undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) majors. Drexel's project is focused on t...

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Daniel Marenda, PhD, Promoted to Associate Professor

May 15, 2014
Daniel Marenda, PhD

Daniel Marenda, PhD, receives tenure and promotion to Associate Professor at Drexel....

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Elias Spiliotis, PhD, Promoted to Associate Professor

May 15, 2014
Elias Spiliotis, PhD

Elias Spiliotis, PhD, receives tenure and promotion to Associate Professor at Drexel....

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Jennifer Stanford, PhD, Selected as STIRS Scholar

March 10, 2014
Jennifer Stanford, PhD

Drexel biologist Jennifer Stanford, PhD, was one of 13 scholars nationwide to be selected as part of the first group of Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills Scholars by the Association of American Colleges and Universities....

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Fruit flies can shed light on sleep disorders in Alzheimer’s patients.

January 27, 2014
Dr. Felice Elefant in Inside Science TV

Dr. Felice Elefant and her lab were recently featured in a video news short on Inside Science TV...

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Xiaobo Bai Published Paper in The Journal of Cell Biology

December 16, 2013
Xiaobo Bai Septin 2013 Conference in Hefei, China

Xiaobo Bai published a paper in the December issue of The Journal of Cell Biology....

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