Dana Bloom, an undergraduate culinary arts major in Drexel's Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, tests recipes in the Drexel Food Lab.

Drexel Food Lab Concocts Recipes to Prevent Waste at Local Homeless Shelter, Supermarkets and More

The Drexel Food Lab is a student-run group in Drexel University’s Center for Hospitality and Sport Management that aims to solve real-world problems through developing recipes and food products.


How Drexel’s Pilates Director Was At Work 10 Days After Giving Birth

Pilates instruction

Just 10 days after giving birth to a baby girl, dancer and Pilates instructor Jennifer Morley took on a full-time position as director of the Drexel Pilates Program and assistant teaching professor of dance. How did she do it? Her own Pilates exercises were the key, she said.


Why Aren’t Artists Transforming Mantua and Powelton the Way They Did Fishtown or Northern Liberties?

The Lancaster Ave. Jazz and Arts Festival is hosted annually by the People’s Emergency Center (PEC), a leading civic organization in the area.

A new study by a team of faculty and students from Drexel University found that a surprisingly high concentration of established artists live in the Mantua, Powelton Village and West Powelton neighborhoods of West Philadelphia. So why aren’t artists transforming those neighborhoods the way they did Fishtown or Northern Liberties?


How Can People From Different Fields Work Well Together?

From management consulting projects to research and development laboratories to hospital trauma centers, organizations of all types are increasingly creating teams whose members have diverse professional backgrounds. While the allure of these cross-functional teams is their ability to use their diverse knowledge to solve complex problems, not all such teams are able to reach their full potential.



  • Drexel is frequently featured in local and national media for its innovation in education and research, and for the achievements of its students and faculty. Media often call on Drexel faculty to comment on current events. This video features highlights of Drexel's broadcast news coverage in 2013-2014.

  • The A.J. Drexel Autism Institute at Drexel University has developed a custom-outfitted van, called Mobile REACH, to extend autism outreach and clinical research activities into the community. This mobile clinic helps connect diverse communities in the Philadelphia region to raise awareness about autism, conduct research and promote access to services.

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Arts & Athletics

August 6 through September 28


Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, URBN Center Annex

Artist Jeremy Holmes makes his works by soaking long, thin wooden boards in water and bending them into abstract forms, then joining them together to form more complex configurations. His work will be on display during the Pearlstein Gallery’s summer hours of 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.

September 15

21st Annual Drexel Athletics Golf Classic

Scotland Run Golf Club, Williamstown, N.J.

The Drexel Athletics Golf Classic is an important source of support for the the University's athletic program and its student-athletes. This year's event will again support capital improvements in the athletics department. Space is limited, so sign up early. Registration is due Aug. 29.

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