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  • Could Hijackers Hold your Electronic Medical Records for Ransom?

    Philly.com
    August 31, 2012

    Erica Cohen, a student in the Earle Mack School of Law, wrote a “Check Up” blog post for Philly.com about data breaches involving medical records.

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  • Aftermath of Hurricane Isaac

    The Epoch Times
    August 31, 2012

    Dr. Scott Knowles, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted throughout a story in The Epoch Times about the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac.

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  • Eureka!

    American History Magazine
    August 31, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in the August issue of American History magazine.

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  • Nanomaterials for Energy Efficiency

    InsideScience.org
    August 30, 2012

    Dr. Yury Gogotsi, a professor in the College of Engineering and director of the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, was featured in an InsideScience.org video about his research in using nanomaterials to make more efficient energy storage technology.

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  • Has the Environment Become a Non-Issue in the 2012 Presidential Race?

    Aududon Magazine
    August 30, 2012

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Audubon Magazine article about the environment not being an issue during the 2012 presidential race.

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  • Comments on the Republican National Convention

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 30, 2012

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about the Republican National Convention.

  • Drexel Hosts National Network Of Hospital Based Violence Intervention Programs

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 30, 2012

    Drexel was featured in a story KYW-TV (CBS-3)  about the university hosting the 4th annual conference for the National Network of Hospital Based Violence Intervention Programs.

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  • She Hungers for Justice and Nutritious Food

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 30, 2012

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about Steveanna Wynn and food insecurity.

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  • Quelling Violence Requires Help on Many Fronts

    Newsworks.org
    August 30, 2012

    Dr. John Rich, a professor and chair of the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health, was quoted on Newsworks.org in a story about the effects of violence on a community.

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  • Work a Year As Part of Your Degree

    TODAYOnline
    August 29, 2012

    Singapore’s TODAYOnline mentioned Drexel University in a story on Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) beginning a cooperative education program.

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  • UE LifeSciences: State Awards $800k for Radiation-Free Breast Cancer Detection Research

    Technically Philly
    August 28, 2012

    Technically Philly featured the “Intelligent Breast Exam” (iBE™), a device developed by researchers in the College of Medicine, the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems and the College of Engineering.

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  • The Drexel University Daskalakis Athletic Center / Sasaki Associates

    Arch Daily
    August 27, 2012

    Daskalakis Athletic Center was featured in an Arch Daily article about the visual presence of the athletic facility.

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  • Mantua Dig Day Provides Residents With a Bird's-Eye View of Site Where Dinosaurs Once Roamed

    Gloucester County Times
    August 27, 2012

    Dr. Kenneth Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Gloucester County Times story about the Inversand dig site in Mantua.

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  • Where Are The Delaware River Basin's Once-Legendary Shad?

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 27, 2012

    Rich Horwitz, a fisheries expert at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the declining number of shad in the Delaware River.

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  • Venerable Museum Breaks Out the Bugs

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 27, 2012

    The bicentennial celebration at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer. Curatorial Assistant Greg Cowper was quoted.

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  • CHOP, Drexel, Penn, USciences Getting Neurosciences Grants

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    August 27, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in The Philadelphia Business Journal  as the recipient of $3.5 million in grants for research in neuroscience and other medical research, along with the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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  • Television is The Ruling Body of College Sports

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    August 26, 2012

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette story about the role of television in college football.

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  • Philly Gun Violence, Moving toward Solutions

    WHYY radio (91-FM)
    August 24, 2012

    Dr. Theodore Corbin, assistant professor for the College of Medicine and medical director of the “Healing Hurt People” violence intervention program of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, was interviewed on WHYY radio (91-FM) about Philadelphia gun violence.

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  • Exclusive: Drexel Develops Storage Device to Keep Renewable Energy Flowing

    EcoSeed.com
    August 24, 2012

    Dr. Caglan Kumbur, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in an EcoSeed.com story about his work to develop energy storage technology.

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  • Want to Fight for Equality? Then Vote

    Indianapolis Star
    August 24, 2012

    Vision 2020, a national campaign launched at Drexel University with the goal of achieving gender equality by the year 2020, was noted in an opinion piece written by Donna E. Shalala, president of the University of Miami, on women's equality that was published in several news outlets including the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and the Indianapolis Star. 

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  • Law Students Study as 'Virtual Apprentices'

    U.S. News and World Report
    August 24, 2012

    LawMeets, the virtual apprenticeship program created by Karl Okamoto, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was featured in U.S. News and World Report. Eamon Gallagher, a student in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted.

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  • New, Radiation-Free Breast Exam Device Moves Closer to Market

    Newsworks.org
    August 24, 2012

    The “Intelligent Breast Exam” (iBE™), a device developed by researchers in the College of Medicine, the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems and the College of Engineering, was featured on WHYY’s Newsworks Tonight and a corresponding story ran on Newsworks.org. Dr. Wan Shih, an associate professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, and Dr. Ari Brooks, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, were quoted.

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  • Welcome to Hell: Philadelphia Has a Serious Case of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

    Philadelphia Magazine
    August 23, 2012

    An article in the September issue of Philadelphia magazine featured the impact of violence and trauma on the city’s youth. Featured and quoted in the article were Dr. John Rich, a professor and chair of the department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health and director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, and Dr. Theodore Corbin, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the “Healing Hurt People” violence intervention program of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice. The article’s author also discussed these issues and cited Drexel’s expertise and efforts to address violence and trauma in an interview on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) . Dr. Sandra Bloom, an associate professor in the School of Public Health and co-director of the Center, was quoted in the story.

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  • Aurora Shootings: What Should Be Done With Theater Now?

    Christian Science Monitor
    August 23, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for the Prevention of School-Aged Violence in the School of Education, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor about whether or not the Aurora movie theater shooting-site should be memorialized.

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  • Talk About Poverty: Mariana Chilton's Questions for Obama and Romney

    The Nation's "This Week in Poverty" blog
    August 23, 2012

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was featured in The Nation’s “This Week in Poverty” blog in an article about her efforts to involve women living in poverty with the national dialogue to end hunger.

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  • Foulkeways At Gwynedd and Drexel University School of Nursing Forge a New Relationship

    Phillyburbs.com
    August 23, 2012

    Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions was featured in a Phillyburbs.com article about their partnership with Foulkeways at Gwynedd, a Continuing Care Retirement Community, to provide gerontology experience to high school students.

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  • Research Plans: Robots Walking Out of a Printer Near You

    Txnologist.com
    August 23, 2012

    Dr. Kenneth Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an article on Txnologist.com about 3-D printing in robotics, including Lacovara’s project in paleontology.

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  • Father's Age Goes a Long way in Determining Risk of Autism

    WHYY's "Newsworks Tonight"
    August 23, 2012

    Dr. Craig Newschaffer, director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and a professor in the School of Public Health, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Newsworks Tonight” about new research linking older fathers to an increased risk of genetic mutations associated with autism.

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  • VA Harnesses Big Data For Broader Impact

    AOL Government
    August 23, 2012

    Dr. William Regli, a professor in The iSchool at Drexel and executive director of the A.J. Drexel Applied Communications and Information Networking Institute, was quoted in an AOL Government story about the Veterans Administration’s new big data initiative.

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  • Drexel U. ‘Tops Off’ Construction of Its New Business School

    KYW Newsradio
    August 23, 2012

    The “topping out” ceremony, placing the final beam at the top of the new LeBow College of Business building, was featured in stories on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM), KYW-TV (CBS-3), and WPVI-TV (6-abc). Dr. Frank Linnehan, interim dean of LeBow College, was quoted. The ceremony was also mentioned on Businessweek.com.

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  • Health: West Nile Virus Cases Increasing At Alarming Rates

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 22, 2012

    Dr. Mark Saks, assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was featured in KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about the West Nile virus.

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  • Local Teens Go Behind The Scenes of Local Hospital

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 22, 2012

    The College of Medicine’s “Mini Medical School” mentoring program for Philadelphia high school students was featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3).

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  • Philly Gun Violence, Youth Perspectives

    WHYY Radio
    August 22, 2012

    The “Healing Hurt People” violence intervention program of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice in the School of Public Health and College of Medicine was highlighted on WHYY Radio’s “Radio Times” in a program about youth perspectives on gun violence.

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  • The 15 College Majors with the Biggest Payoffs

    CNNMoney.com
    August 22, 2012

    The research of Dr. Paul Harrington and Dr. Neeta Fog, researchers in the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in Goodwin College, was featured on Fortune on CNNMoney.com in an article about the most lucrative college majors.

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  • Chinese Panda Researchers Spending Summer in Philly

    WHYY Radio/Newsworks.org
    August 22, 2012

    Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a WHYY Radio/Newsworks.org story about his research collaboration with scientists in China who study the conservation and biology of giant pandas, and who are visiting and speaking at Drexel this summer.

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  • Candidates Clam Up on Climate

    Columbia Journalism Review
    August 21, 2012

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Columbia Journalism Review article about the lack of discussion of climate change in the presidential campaigns.

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  • Breast Cancer Diagnostics Firm Gets Grant to Advance “Intelligent” Device For Early Stage Detection

    MedCity News
    August 20, 2012

    Technology developed at Drexel’s School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Healthy Systems and the College of Medicine, was mentioned in an MedCity News story about the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s CURE Grant Awards program. UE LifeSciences, which licensed the technology, was one of four groups to receive a CURE grant. The award ceremony was also featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc).

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  • Young People in the Labor Market

    Bloomberg Radio (WBBR-N.Y.)
    August 20, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and the director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was interviewed on Bloomberg Radio (WBBR-N.Y.) about young people in the labor market.

  • Drexel’s Autism Institute Goes Mobile

    Philadelphia Metro
    August 20, 2012

    The new autism assessment vehicle created by the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and designed by students from the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in the Philadelphia Metro. Diana Nicholas, a professor in the Westphal College, and Alexis Siriani, a student in the Westphal College, were quoted.

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  • Pursuing Screen Dreams

    Attleboro (Ma.) Sun Chronicle
    August 19, 2012

    John Faherty, a student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in an Attleboro (Ma.) Sun Chronicle story about his experiences as a filmmaker.

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  • The Coolest Philadelphia Geeks Recognized Friday Night At The Academy

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    August 18, 2012

    The Philadelphia Geek Awards, held at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, were featured on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM), KYW-TV (CBS-3), WPVI-TV (6-abc), WTXF-TV (FOX-29) and WPSG-TV (CW-57). Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor and assistant dean of MediaTechnologies in the College of Engineering, won the “Scientist of the Year” award. Dr. R. Andrew Hicks, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was also nominated in the category.

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  • Is College Necessary? Ask Recent Graduates

    Psychology Today
    August 17, 2012

    The research of Dr. Paul Harrington and Dr. Neeta Fog, researchers in the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in Goodwin College, was referenced in a Psychology Today story on whether or not college is necessary.

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  • Oprah Winfrey’s in the Love-Making Business

    Philadelphia Magazine
    August 17, 2012

    Kathleen Volk Miller, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a blog post about Oprah’s new TV show for Philadelphia Magazine.

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  • This Week in Poverty: Here's to the Houston Janitors

    The Nation
    August 17, 2012

    Tianna Gaines-Turner, a participant in “Witnesses to Hunger” and employee in the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in The Nation’s “This Week in Poverty” blog discussing the peer mentoring program she coordinates through the Center that helps low-income women help one another.

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  • Philly Gets Its Geek On

    The Metro
    August 16, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned for hosting the Philadelphia Geek Awards in an article in the Philadelphia Metro.

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  • Topping Off Ceremony for Drexel Building

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    August 16, 2012

    Drexel University was featured in a Philadelphia Business Journal article and on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about the ceremony that will be held for the topping off of the new Drexel LeBow College of Business building.

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  • Student-Run Radio Stations Being Fined

    Communications Daily
    August 15, 2012

    Larry Epstein, a professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and head of the Department of Arts & Entertainment Enterprise, was quoted in a Communications Daily story about the Federal Communications Commission fining student-run radio stations.

  • Philly Gets its Geek on

    Philadelphia Metro
    August 15, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned for hosting the Philadelphia Geek Awards in an article in the Philadelphia Metro.

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  • Is College Necessary? Ask Recent Graduates

    Psychology Today
    August 15, 2012

    The research of Dr. Paul Harrington and Dr. Neeta Fog, researchers in the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in Goodwin College, was referenced in a Psychology Today story on whether or not college is necessary.

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  • Region and Nation Brace for Drought-Driven Rise in Food Prices

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 15, 2012

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about anticipated increased food prices as a result of drought.

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  • Sleep Expert: Get Your Kids On Their Back-To-School Sleep Schedule Now

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    August 14, 2012

    Dr. Joanne Getsy, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about children and parents preparing to get back on a proper sleep schedule for the coming school year.

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  • School Summit Focuses on Violence Prevention

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 14, 2012

    Sandra Bloom, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a Philadelphia school summit meeting on safety. Bloom will be one of the experts on the summit panel.

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  • Why We Tax Success

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 14, 2012

    Adam Benforado, an assistant professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, wrote an opinion piece for The Philadelphia Inquirer regarding why the U.S. seems to tax success.

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  • At Così, No Worry About Too Many Chefs

    Wall Street Journal
    August 14, 2012

    Karl Okamoto, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about Cosi’s new CEO.

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  • Security Breach at Apple and Amazon

    WCAU-TV
    August 13, 2012

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) about a security breach at Apple and Amazon.

  • Drexel Law Professor Creates a Virtual Venue for Getting Real-World Experience

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 13, 2012

    Karl Okamoto, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer for his latest transactional lawyering venture, LawMeets.

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  • Bug Fest is Here Again

    WPVI-TV (6abc)
    August 12, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ Bug Fest was mentioned on WPVI-TV (6abc).

  • New York’s First Ironman Attracts 3 Who Nearly Died

    New York Times
    August 11, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, director of athletics and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a New York Times about the psychology behind participating in Ironman competitions.

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  • Drexel's College of Medicine Class of 2016 Recite Hippocratic Oath

    WPVI-TV (6abc)
    August 10, 2012

    Members of the class of 2016 in the College of Medicine were spotlighted on WPVI-TV (6abc) as they recited the Hippocratic oath during the annual white coat ceremony.

  • Drexel Professor’s Postcard Odyssey Fights Alzheimer’s Theft of the Past

    Milestones Magazine
    August 10, 2012

    Matthew Ross Smith, an adjunct professor in the School of Education and College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in Milestones magazine for the postcard project he started in order to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s Disease.

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  • Narberth is where the wild things are for insect educator

    MainLine Media News
    August 10, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ Bug Fest was featured in a MainLine Media News story.

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  • The Academy of Natural Sciences Marks its 200 Year and it’s Going Strong

    Delaware County Daily Times
    August 10, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a Delaware County Daily Times article about its two hundred year anniversary.

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  • Bug Fest Returns To Philly

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 10, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3) and in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on August 10 about the Academy’s fifth annual Bug Fest being held on August 11 and 12.

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  • In Aurora, Colo., or in Philadelphia, Trauma Touches All of Us

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 9, 2012

    Dr. John Rich, a professor and chair of the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health, authored a post on the Philadelphia Inquirer “The Public’s Health” blog about how trauma from events such as the Aurora, Colorado shootings can affect even those not directly involved.

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  • More Residents Hiring Private Security as Police Budgets are Cut

    Philadelphia Daily
    August 9, 2012

    On Dr. Robert Stokes, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Daily News story about neighborhoods hiring private security guards.

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  • Jeff Gelles: Drexel Collaboration Leads to Apps for Visually Impaired

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 9, 2012

    Jeff Salvage, an associate teaching professor in the College of Engineering, and recent engineering graduates Nate Vechiarelli and Nate Bomberger were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about apps for blind and visually impaired users that were designed by a group of computer science students at Drexel.

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  • Hillary Clinton Is the Most Fun Woman on the Planet Right Now

    Philadelphia Magazine
    August 9, 2012

    Kathleen Volk Miller, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a blog post about Hilary Clinton for Philadelphia Magazine.

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  • Advanced Conditioning and Nutrition Fine-Tuning Elite Athletes

    txnologist.com
    August 9, 2012

    Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an article on txnologist.com about nutrition and performance of elite athletes, including those competing in the Olympics.

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  • KYW Regional Affairs Council

    KYW Newsradio
    August 9, 2012

    Kevin Woodson, an assistant professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about electronic data monitoring devices.

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  • Shaking Up 'Kila-Delphia' with Cameras

    CNN.com
    August 9, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence in the School of Education, was quoted in a CNN.com story about the gun crisis in Philadelphia.

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  • The Academy of Natural Science Hosts Fifth Annual Bug Fest

    WCAU-TV (NBC 10)
    August 8, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured on WCAU-TV (NBC 10) about the Academy’s fifth annual Bug Fest being held on August 11 and 12.

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  • Courting of Votes of Single Working Women

    KyW-TV (CBS 3)
    August 8, 2012

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS 3) regarding the presidential candidates courting the votes of single, working women.

  • Drexel Autism Institute Going Mobile

    Philadelphia Tribune
    August 8, 2012

    The new autism assessment vehicle created by the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and designed by students from the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in the Philadelphia Tribune. Dr. Craig Newschaffer, director of the Institute and a professor in the School of Public Health, and Alexis Siriani, a student in the Westphal College, were quoted.

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  • Pennsylvania Residents Say Voter ID Law Violates Constitutional Right to Ballot Box

    Free Speech Radio News
    August 8, 2012

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Free Speech Radio News about the new voter ID laws in Pennsylvania.

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  • What’s bugging you? Find out at Academy’s Annual Bug Fest

    Montgomery Media
    August 7, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ Bug Fest was featured in a Montgomery Media article.

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  • Olympians from the Philadelphia area: Slideshow

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    August 7, 2012

    Alumnus Steven Kasprzyk was mentioned in a Philadelphia Business Journal blog post about Olympic athletes from the Philadelphia area.

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  • The Academy's Women in Natural Sciences Program

    Philadelphia Metro
    August 7, 2012

    The Women in Natural Sciences (WINS) program at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in the Philadelphia Metro. WINS manager Betsy Payne was quoted.

  • New Photo Shows Barbie's Proportions On Real Woman

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    August 7, 2012

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for the Couple & Family Therapy Program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) about body image.

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  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Research at Drexel

    KFIAM-Radio (Loss Angeles)
    August 6, 2012

    The unmanned aerial vehicle research of Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering and head of the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics department, was referenced in a KFIAM-Radio (Los Angeles) story.

  • Bugs Will Soon Be Crawling Into Academy of Natural Sciences

    WKYW-TV (CBS-3)
    August 6, 2012

    Karen Verderame, an invertebrate specialist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel, was quoted on WKYW-TV (CBS-3) in a story about the Academy’s Bug Fest.

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  • Drexel Police: Man Shot After Punching Officer and Gabbing His Gun

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 5, 2012

    Philadelphia Inquirer story quoted a statement by President John A. Fry regarding a shooting on campus on Friday, August 4. WKYW-TV (CBS-3), WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10) also reported on the incident.

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  • Penn State: Does the university's football culture need to change?

    Patriot News
    August 5, 2012

    David O’Brien, associate teaching professor in the Goodwin College, was quoted in a Patriot News story on Penn State’s football culture.

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  • Great Colleges To Work For 2012

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    August 5, 2012

    The Chronicle of Higher Education ranked Drexel among the top colleges in the compensation and benefits category of its annual “Great Colleges to Work For” survey, which was released.

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  • Teaching vs. Mentoring

    American Scholar
    August 5, 2012

    Dr. Paula Marantz Cohen, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a column in The American Scholar about the differences between teaching and mentoring.

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  • 3 Health Benefits of Your Favorite Song

    Yahoo! Shine
    August 3, 2012

    Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Good Housekeeping magazine article posted on Yahoo! Shine about the therapeutic uses of music for lowering blood pressure, soothing tension and easing pain.

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  • Forbes: Bad data hurt Haverford in college rankings

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 3, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the ranking methodology used for Forbes magazine’s “Top Colleges” list.

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  • What will effect of Cooper Medical School be on neighborhood?

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 3, 2012

    Dr. Robert Stokes, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the positive effects that Cooper Medical School might have on the Camden area.

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  • Tech Transfer Activity is Up for Three Phila. Universities

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    August 3, 2012

    Dr. Robert McGrath, senior associate vice president for technology commercialization, was quoted in the Philadelphia Business Journal in an article about growth in technology transfer at Drexel, Temple and Penn.

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  • People on the Move: Jim Tucker

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    August 2, 2012

    Jim Tucker, senior vice president for Student Life and Administrative Services, was included in the Philadelphia Business Journal’s “People on the Move” listings for receiving the Distinguished Business Officer Award from the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO).

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  • Flying Androids: Future Drones to Work Like Humans

    LiveScience.com
    August 2, 2012

    Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering and head of the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics department, and his team were featured in an LiveScience.com article about their research project applying robotic arms to unmanned aerial vehicles.

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  • Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Many Minors May Stay in Prison for Life

    Propublica.org
    August 2, 2012

    Daniel Filler, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a ProPublica.org story about the Supreme Court’s ruling on life sentences for minors.

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  • Phil Sheridan: Teti takes U.S. men's eight from disarray to within 0.3 seconds of bronze

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 1, 2012

    Alumnus Steven Kasprzyk was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about his experience competing on the U.S. Olympic rowing team in London.

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  • Prostate Cancer Detection Rates Could Go Up and Costs Could Go Down with Vibrating Sensor

    MedCity News
    August 1, 2012

    Dr. Raj Mutharasan, a professor in Drexel’s College of Engineering, was mentioned in a MedCity News article about his research on a sensor that can detect DNA in a shorter amount of time than current methods and what that means for prostate cancer detection rates and treatment cost.

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  • America's Lost Treasures: Victorian Fashion

    National Geographic
    August 1, 2012

    Clare Sauro, the director of the Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on National Geographic’s “America’s Lost Treasures,” discussing Victorian fashion.

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  • Drexel Convenient Care Center

    Philadelphia Magazine
    August 1, 2012

    The Drexel Convenient Care Center operated by the College of Medicine was selected as the “Best Medi-Clinic” in Philadelphia magazine’s August “Best of Philly” issue.

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