• Students Explore Cold Cases at Recent D3

    November, 23, 2010

    The College of Arts and Sciences hosted its most recent D3 event on Wednesday, November 3, 2010, welcoming a panel of illustrious crime experts as well as the author of The Murder Room, Michael Capuzzo.


  • Author Matthew Quick Visits Drexel

    November, 20, 2010

    Matthew Quick, author of The Silver Linings Playbook, visited Drexel University as part of the Freshmen Reading Program on October 26, 2010. As the University’s special guest, Quick’s visit to Drexel was a busy day that included a lecture, question and answer session in the Main Auditorium, a book-signing and a special dinner with the English and Philosophy Department, as well as an intimate Master Class.


  • Governor Rendell, Alums and Faculty Member Honored at CoAS 20th Anniversary

    November, 12, 2010

    The College of Arts and Sciences celebrated its 20th Anniversary on Friday, November 12, 2010. The event began with a Student Research Symposium in Mitchell Auditorium, where twelve students presented from disciplines across the College. The presentations exemplified the exciting research conducted at the undergraduate and graduate level in the humanities, social sciences and sciences, as well as the professionalism of these talented students.

    The symposium was followed by a gala reception and dinner, hosted by Dean Murasko. Governor Edward G. Rendell was among the guests of honor, and was recognized for his important role in supporting the growth of the College of Arts and Sciences. Additionally, two alumni and one faculty member-- Dr. John Jewett, Jr. '69, Mr. Jay Meyers '73 and Emeritus Professor of Sociology Dr. Arthur Shostak-- were honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards for their significant and lifelong contributions to their respective fields.

    Find out more about the 20th Anniversary and the honorees.