Department of English & Philosophy
5044 MacAlister Hall
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215.895.2431
Fax: 215.895.1071

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New Courses

New Courses for Summer

April 02, 2014
Learn the ins and outs of urban farming, write a “Life Journal” for a hospice patient, or explore the funny—and often salacious—world of contemporary Brit Lit i... Read More »
African American soldiers in WWII

Professor’s New Film on Black American WWII Soldiers Makes Philadelphia Debut at Drexel

March 13, 2014
During World War II, more than a million African Americans fought in a segregated and discriminatory United States military. A landmark new documentary, "Choc'l... Read More »
Khushbu Patel

Psychology Undergrad Edits Memoir By Grammy Winner

March 05, 2014
Last month we spoke with English prof Rachel Wenrick about her experience co-authoring "Spirit Rising: My Life, My Music" alongside Grammy Award-winning singer ... Read More »

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  • Dean's Seminar: Research, Education and Conservation in Central Africa's Changing Climate

    Wednesday, April 23, 2014

    3:30 PM-5:00 PM

    Disque Hall 109, 32 South 32nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19135

    • Alumni
    • Parents & Families
    • Current Students
    • Faculty
    • Prospective Students
    • Public
    • Staff


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  • College of Arts and Sciences Meet & Greet

    Thursday, April 24, 2014

    4:30 PM-6:00 PM

    Paul Peck Alumni Center

    • Current Students
    • Faculty
    • Staff

    The College of Arts and Sciences' quarterly Meet and Greets are an excellent opportunity for all members of the CoAS community to meet in a relaxed social setting. Students will have the opportunity to make valuable connections with faculty, win prizes, and establish new friendships!
    What Happens at a Meet and Greet?

    • Students and faculty mingle and enjoy a delicious reception.
    • For every faculty member students meet, they’ll receive a raffle ticket.
    • All tickets are entered into a drawing with prizes ranging from Drexel sweatshirts to a $75 Visa gift card! Dean Murasko will draw 6-8 winners.

    Refreshments will be served. We look forward to seeing you there!

    For more information, please contact Florette Press,

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