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  • Aqua America to Transition Fleet to Compressed Natural Gas

    Yahoo! Finance
    May 31, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Yahoo! Finance article for hosting the Public Utility Commission’s Alternative Fuel Vehicles forum.

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  • College Students Focus Start-Ups on Their Peers

    U.S. News & World Report
    May 31, 2012

    Ari Winkleman, a senior business administration major, was featured in a U.S. News & World Report article about students who create start-ups focusing on their peers. Winkleman developed Involvio, a new social management platform for students, in his freshman year at Drexel.

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  • Stylish Vietnamese in Pennsport

    Philly.com
    May 31, 2012

    Spencer ETA Burger, a new extension of Sabrina’s Café in Drexel’s Ross Commons building, was mentioned in a Philly.com post about new restaurant openings in Philadelphia.

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  • Giant Ground Sloths at the Academy

    Travel Channel's “Mysteries at the Museum”
    May 30, 2012

    Fossils of giant ground sloths in the Thomas Jefferson Fossil Collection stored at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University were mentioned in the Travel Channel's “Mysteries at the Museum” show.

  • Kal Rudman Event

    WPVI-TV (6abc)
    May 30, 2012

    An event with Kal Rudman of the Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured on WPVI-TV (6abc).

  • Three Drexel Med Students Named Schweitzer Fellows

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    May 30, 2012

    Phoebe Dacha, Alicia Howard and Ashley Stephens, students in the Drexel University College of Medicine, were highlighted in a Philadelphia Tribune article for receiving Albert Schweitzer Fellowships in the Greater Philadelphia region.

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  • In Philly, Keeping Tabs on LSD

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 29, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a LSD bust that happened in January.

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  • Drexel Expands Earth Sciences Department

    Philadelphia Metro
    May 29, 2012

    The new Department of Biodiversity, Earth and Environmental Science in the College of Arts and Sciences, recently formed as a result of the affiliation with the Academy of Natural Sciences, was featured in the Philadelphia Metro. Dr. David Velinsky, vice president for environmental research at the Academy and the head of the BEES department, was quoted.

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  • Philadelphia City Council Told Women Getting Short Shrift in Business

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 29, 2012

    Patricia Connolly, Director in the Center for Corporate Governance in Drexel’s LeBow College of Business, was quoted on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about women in business. 

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  • Drexel University Presents “Handfuls of Wisdom"

    Uwishunu.com
    May 29, 2012

    An event to be hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences on June 1 as part of the “Spaces Between Your Fingers Project” was featured on Uwishunu.com. The project was created by Matthew Ross Smith, an adjunct professor in the Goodwin College and the College of Arts and Sciences.

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  • RoboZoo: Wired’s Menagerie of Robot Animals

    Wired.com
    May 29, 2012

    Dr. James Tangorra, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Wired.com blog entry about robotic animals. A picture of a robotic fish developed in Tangorra’s laboratory was also featured.

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  • Drexel Finds Leatherback Sea Turtles May be Especially Vulnerable to Climate Change

    WHYY radio (91-FM)
    May 29, 2012

    A story on WHYY radio (91-FM) and Newsworks.org featured an interview with Dr. Jim Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, about his new research showing the impact of climate change on leatherback sea turtle eggs and hatchlings.

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  • Memorial Day Can Stir Deep Emotions In Veterans

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 28, 2012

    Yit Mun Lee, a senior information technology major and former Army specialists stationed in Iraq, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about emotions of veterans on Memorial Day.

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  • Drexel Hosts Discussion On Challenges Of Alternatively Fueled Vehicles

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 28, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about hosting an upcoming event on alternative fueled vehicles with the Public Utility Commission.

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  • 10 Things Presidential Candidates Won't Say

    The Wall Street Journal’s “Smart Money”
    May 28, 2012

    Dr. Bill Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The Wall Street Journal’s “Smart Money” about things presidential candidates won't say.

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  • Philadelphia Orchestra’s Residency in China: What’s The Goal?

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 28, 2012

    Drexel University was mentioned as a sponsor of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s 10-day residency in China in a Philadelphia Inquirer story. The Orchestra will be in China from May 28 to June 6, during which time it will perform five full concerts and participate in numerous outreach events.

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  • Medical Treatments From 200 Miles Up

    Phys.org
    May 28, 2012

    Dr. Margaret Wheatly, a professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, was quoted in a Phys.org news blog post about the viability of mass-producing microcapsules in microgravity. NASA has been testing the process of combining liquids in zero gravity to produce microcapsules for drug delivery since 1998.

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  • "The Birds of America"

    Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum”
    May 27, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned on the Travel Channel's "Mysteries at the Museum" show in a segment about their collection of John James Audubon's "The Birds of America."

  • Small Business Owners

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 27, 2012

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the Management Department in LeBow College, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about small business owners.

  • Why Did the Turtles Cross the Road?

    Climate Central
    May 27, 2012

    Research on the effects of climate change on leatherback sea turtles by Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured as the photo of the day on the news syndicate Climate Central and picked up by Oregon Public Broadcasting.

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  • Violence Prevention Project

    WHYY radio (91-FM)
    May 24, 2012

    Dr. Nicole Vaughn, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was interviewed on “Newsworks Tonight” on WHYY radio (91-FM) about a violence prevention project using digital animation that she led with collaborators from the Philadelphia Collaborative Violence Prevention Center and the University of Pennsylvania.

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  • Turtle Hatchlings Face Climate Challenge

    UPI news syndicate
    May 24, 2012

    Research on the effects of climate change on leatherback sea turtles by Dr. Jim Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a story on the UPI news syndicate.

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  • Basic Training

    Philadelphia City Paper
    May 24, 2012

    Nicole Rosen, a student in the Westphal College, was featured in a Philadelphia City Paper article about her upcoming film, “Toy Soldier,” that debuts at Drexel’s Film and Video Senior Show on June 3.

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  • To Reduce Food Waste, City To Try Disposals

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 24, 2012

    Dr. Charles Haas, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer, in an article about the city of Philadelphia’s efforts to reduce food waste in landfills by installing home garbage disposals.

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  • Stained Glass Project on Display at Drexel

    Philadelphia Tribune
    May 23, 2012

    The Stained Glass Project: Windows that Open Doors exhibit currently on display at the James E. Marks Intercultural Center was featured in the Philadelphia Tribune.

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  • The Future of Philadelphia

    Philadelphia City Paper
    May 23, 2012

    Dr. Richardson Dilworth, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Public Policy, was spotlighted in the Philadelphia City Paper for his upcoming discussion of Philadelphia’s future.

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  • The Birds of America

    Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum”
    May 23, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned on the Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum” show in a segment about their collection of John James Audubon's "The Birds of America."

  • Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 23, 2012

    WPVI-TV (6-abc) mentioned Amy Nickerson, an academic records coordinator in the Office of the University Registrar, who was a contestant on the game show "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"

  • Medical Residents Join Forces With Firefighters, EMS Crews

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 23, 2012

    Students in the Drexel University College of Medicine were mentioned on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) and WXTF-TV (FOX-29) during the second annual Day of EMS. Students spend the day learning about how EMS treats patients before they are transported to the hospital.

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  • Philadelphia Has a Taste For Escargot and Foie Gras

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 23, 2012

    Jason Wilson, editor of Drexel’s online cultural magazine The Smart Set, authored an article in the Philadelphia Daily News about the French restaurant Bistrot La Minette in Philadelphia.

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  • Hot Nests Mean Baked Baby Leatherbacks

    The New York Times “Green” blog
    May 23, 2012

    Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The New York Times “Green” blog, in a post about his new research on the impact of global climate change on the survival of baby leatherback sea turtles.

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  • Stand-Up 101

    The American Scholar
    May 22, 2012

    Dr. Paula Marantz Cohen, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an article for The American Scholar about a stand-up comedy class.

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  • Fracking Disclosure Gathers Steam Among Exxon, Chevron Shareholders

    FoxBusiness.com
    May 22, 2012

    Dr. David Becher, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business and a fellow in the Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted on FoxBusiness.com about shareholders reactions to a new law in Pennsylvania that grants physicians access to information about trade-secret chemicals used in natural gas drilling.

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  • SEPTA's Art in Transit Enlivens Philadelphia Commute

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 22, 2012

    The Philadelphia Daily News ran an article featuring SEPTA’s Art in Transit as part of “Art Attack,” a collaboration between the Philadelphia Daily News and Drexel to expand coverage of the arts in Philadelphia.

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  • Society’s Dependence On Technology

    WXTF-TV (FOX-29)
    May 22, 2012

    Glenn Booker, an associate teaching professor in The iSchool at Drexel, was featured in a WXTF-TV (FOX-29) story about society’s dependence on technology to store and retrieve information, such as phone numbers, and how this could lead to diminished memory capacity.

  • Protecting Your Privacy on Facebook

    WPVI-TV (6abc)
    May 22, 2012

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6abc) about protecting privacy on Facebook.

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  • NJ Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Navy Officer

    6abc.com
    May 21, 2012

    The Associated Press reported that New Jersey flags were flown at half-staff to honor Christopher Mosko, a Drexel alumnus and U.S. Navy lieutenant who was killed in Afghanistan on Thursday, April 26.

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  • Columbia University Conference Highlights Simulation For Critical Situations

    Nurse.com
    May 21, 2012

    Dr. Gloria Donnelly, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Nurse.com article about a conference in clinical simulation for nursing education. Drexel’s certificate in simulation for health educators was also highlighted in the article.

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  • Veterans Affairs

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 21, 2012

    An article in the Philadelphia Daily News mentioned Drexel’s participation in the Philadelphia City Council Veterans’ Resource Fair. Students and faculty from the College of Nursing and Health Professions are providing health and wellness screenings at the fair.

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  • Michael Ferro's Dealings With Merge Healthcare Raise Questions

    Crain’s Chicago Business
    May 21, 2012

    Dr. Ralph A. Walkling, professor and executive director of the Center for Corporate Governance in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in Crain’s Chicago Business in a story about Michael Ferro’s dealings with Merge Healthcare Inc.

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  • UVM And Internationalization: To Outsource Or Not?

    BurlingtonFreePress.com
    May 21, 2012

    Barbara Hoekje, director of Drexel’s English Language Center, was quoted in a BurlingtonFreePress.com education blog about how colleges handle the growing need for English preparatory classes as foreign enrollment climbs.

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  • Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

    Philly.com
    May 21, 2012

    Amy Nickerson, an academic records coordinator in the Office of the University Registrar, was mentioned in a Philly.com entertainment blog. Nickerson will be a contestant on the game show “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” on Wednesday, May 23.

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  • Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Navy Officer

    NTNJ-TV (NJNEWS-12)
    May 21, 2012

    Alumnus Christopher Mosko (’07), a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy who was recently killed in Afghanistan, was mentioned in a NTNJ-TV (NJNEWS-12) report about flags in the state flying at half-mast in his memory. Mosko was also mentioned in a similar story on WTMJ-AM (Milwaukee

  • Allowing the Mind to Wander Aids Creativity

    Scientific American
    May 21, 2012

    Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Nature magazine story about research on activities that help to foster creativity. The story was also republished ScientificAmerican.com.

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  • City Council Veterans Resource Fair

    WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    May 21, 2012

    Stories on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10) highlighted the participation of students and faculty from the College of Nursing and Health Professions in providing free health screenings to veterans at the first annual City Council Veterans Resource Fair.

  • Salaries of Small Business Owners

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 20, 2012

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in LeBow College, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about salaries of small business owners.

  • Gunnery Base A Safe Haven For Wildlife, Drexel Team Finds

    Burlington County Times
    May 20, 2012

    A front-page article in the Burlington County Times featured the research of Dr. Walter Bien, research professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Laboratory of Pinelands Research. Bien and graduate students Kevin Smith, Dane Ward, Marilyn Sobel and Ryan Rebozo were quoted and featured in the article and accompanying photo slideshow.

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  • Are We Raising America’s Most Unemployable Generation?

    Philadelphia Magazine
    May 18, 2012

    Kathy Volk Miller, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a blog post on young people’s lack of work experience for Philadelphia Magazine.

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  • Facebook COO Model to be Mirrored

    FoxBusiness.com
    May 18, 2012

    Dr. David Becher, associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted on FoxBusiness.com in a story about the success of Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg.

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  • Christopher Mosko Memorial Ceremony

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 17, 2012

    Drexel’s Memorial Day Primer event and memorial ceremony for alumnus Christopher Mosko (’07) were featured on a WPVI-TV (6-abc) “Action News” broadcast on May 17. Mosko, a U.S. Navy lieutenant, was killed in Afghanistan.

  • Geotagging Photos

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    May 17, 2012

    Glenn Booker, an associate teaching professor in The iSchool at Drexel, College of Information Science and Technology, was interviewed as part of a WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about geotagging photos.

  • Hepatitis C: A Silent Epidemic

    “The Public’s Health,” Philadelphia Inquirer blog
    May 17, 2012

    "The Public’s Health,” a Philadelphia Inquirer blog authored by Dr. Michael Yudell, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, explored Hepatitis C in a post.

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  • College of Medicine Commencement

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 17, 2012

    The Drexel University College of Medicine commencement ceremony was mentioned on WPVI-TV (6-abc).

  • Pa. Doctors Worry Over Fracking "Gag Rule"

    NPR’s All Things Considered
    May 17, 2012

    Barry Furrow, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on NPR’s All Things Considered about a new law in Pennsylvania that grants physicians access to information about trade-secret chemicals used in natural gas drilling.

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  • Philadelphia’s New Jewel: The Barnes

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 17, 2012

    Dr. Robert Zaller, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about the new Barnes museum in Philadelphia.

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  • Student Housing REITs Continue Development Focus

    SACommercialPropNews.com
    May 17, 2012

    Drexel’s Chestnut Square development project was mentioned on SACommercialPropNews.com in a story about student housing real estate investment trusts.

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  • Locals Look for "Love in the Wild"

    Philly.com
    May 17, 2012

    Leo Borriello, a student in the LeBow College of Business, was mentioned on Philly.com for his upcoming appearance on NBC’s new show “Love in the Wild.”

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  • When Robots Rule the World, They'll Come From Pennsylvania

    KeystoneEdge.com
    May 17, 2012

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor and assistant dean of Media Technologies in the College of Engineering, and director of the Music Entertainment Technology Lab, was quoted on KeystoneEdge.com in a story about the ways in which Drexel and other Pennsylvania universities are working with robots.

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  • Is Facebook A Good Place For Your Money?

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    May 16, 2012

    Dr. Andrea Forte, an assistant professor in The iSchool at Drexel, was interviewed in a KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about Facebook going public.

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  • Philadelphia Welcomes the First International Free Speech Film Festival

    Philadelphia Weekly
    May 16, 2012

    Karen Curry, executive director of the Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies of the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in Philadelphia Weekly in a story about the First International Free Speech Film Festival, at which she will be speaking.

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  • Alzheimer’s Disease Inspires Launch Of Special Project

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    May 16, 2012

    An event to be hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences on June 1 as part of the “Spaces Between Your Fingers Project” was featured in the Philadelphia Tribune. Matthew Ross Smith, an adjunct professor in the Goodwin College and the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted.

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  • Controversial Cover on TIME Magazine

    KTXL-40 (FOX -Sacramento)
    May 16, 2012

    Dr. Ron Bishop, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KTXL-40 (FOX -Sacramento) about TIME Magazine’s controversial cover.

  • Greece: Possible Expulsion From Euro Zone Would Raise Questions About ‘European’ Identity

    International Business Times
    May 16, 2012

    Dr. Maria Hnaraki, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts & Sciences, was quoted in an International Business Times article about Greece’s possible expulsion from the Euro Zone.

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  • FDA Advisory Panel Backs At-Home HIV Test

    Newsworks.org
    May 16, 2012

    Dr. Marla Gold, dean of the School of Public Health, was quoted on WHYY radio (91-FM) and Newsworks.org, in a story about an at-home HIV test that has been recommended for approval by the FDA.

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  • The Birds of America

    Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum”
    May 16, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned on the Travel Channel’s “Mysteries at the Museum” show in a segment about their collection of John James Audubon's “The Birds of America.”

  • Where We Can Find 0% Unemployment In The U.S.

    American Public Media’s Marketplace Morning
    May 16, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was interviewed on American Public Media’s Marketplace Morning about unemployment rates.

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  • Spring Brings The Power Of Pleats

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 16, 2012

    Clare Sauro, curator of the Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer fashion story on pleats.

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  • Why People Make Bad Decisions While Shopping In Crowds

    Yahoo! Finance
    May 15, 2012

    The research of Dr. George Knox, assistant professor in the LeBow College of Business, was highlighted in a Yahoo! Finance article about why consumers make bad decisions while shopping in crowds.

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  • TED Style Talks Come to Drexel University, Asking “Why not?”

    TechnicallyPhilly.com
    May 14, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned on TechnicallyPhilly.com in a post about the upcoming TedXDrexelU conference on May 16.

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  • Exit Packages For Executives

    CBS’s New York Radio (1010-AM)
    May 14, 2012

    Dr. Elliot Schreiber, executive director of the Center for Corporate Reputation Management and a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed on CBS’s New York Radio (1010-AM) about exit packages for corporate executives.

  • Weight Gain After Bulimia’s Onset

    Psychology Today
    May 14, 2012

    Dr. Michael Lowe, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Jena Shaw, a doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, were quoted in a Psychology Today blog post about their research on weight suppression and weight gain in women with bulimia.

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  • Search Committees in the Hiring Process

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 13, 2012

    Dr. Elliot Schreiber, executive director of the Center for Corporate Reputation Management and a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM), Canada’s CFFR News Radio (660-AM) any many other radio stations about the role of a search committee in the hiring process or corporate executives.

  • Fair Trade-off in Higher-ed Budget Plan

    TheTimes-Tribune.com
    May 12, 2012

    The research of Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was mentioned in TheTimes-Tribune.com in an article on job prospects for recent graduates.

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  • A Generation Hobbled by the Soaring Cost of College

    New York Times
    May 12, 2012

    Drexel’s financial aid award letter was mentioned in a New York Times article about rising debt among college students.

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  • Elections in Venezuela

    Telemundo’s “En Portada”
    May 12, 2012

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Telemundo’s “En Portada” about the elections in Venezuela. The video can be found on the right hand side of the page under WWSI EN VIDEOS. It is the third video.

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  • Drexel Has Nine Boats in Dad Vail Semifinals

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 12, 2012

    Paul Savell, director of rowing at Drexel, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Dragons’ strong performance on the first day of the Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta. Drexel qualified nine boats for the semifinals after the opening day of racing on the Schuylkill River. Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia (CSNPhilly.com) also featured a story on Drexel’s performance and quoted rowers Asiya Mahmud and Meredith Bracken.

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  • Dissecting The Controversial Time Cover

    WTXF-TV (Fox-29)
    May 11, 2012

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training in Couple and Family Therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, discussed a controversial Time magazine cover about breastfeeding on WTXF-TV (Fox-29).

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  • 28 Amazing New Ways Philly Doctors Can Save Your Life

    Philadelphia Magazine
    May 11, 2012

    Technology developed at Drexel’s College of Medicine and the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Services was mentioned in a story about Philadelphia doctors in the May edition of Philadelphia Magazine.

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  • Insight: America's Hatred of Fat Hurts Obesity Fight

    Reuters
    May 11, 2012

    Dr. Elizabeth Teixeira, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters article about the role of obesity bias in treatment for diabetes.

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  • Two Phila. Institutions, $2M in Science Grants

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    May 10, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Science of Drexel University was mentioned in the Philadelphia Business Journal for receiving a large grant for the “Digital Imaging of Molluscan Type Specimens at the Academy” study.

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  • Vision 2020 Says Face up to Lack of Women on Boards

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    May 10, 2012

    Vision 2020, a gender equality initiative run by the College of Medicine's Institute for Women's Health and Leadership, was highlighted in a Philadelphia Business Journal blog post about the lack of women on corporate boards.

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  • Messages That Self-Destruct After You Send Them

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 10, 2012

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about self-destructing text messages.

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  • Staying Calm: How to Avoid Yelling at Your Kids

    NBC’s “The TODAY Show”
    May 10, 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 NBC’s “The TODAY Show” in a segment about how to avoid yelling at your children.

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  • Green Mountain Demotes Chairman, Director For Stock Sales

    Reuters
    May 9, 2012

    Dr. Eliezer Fich, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Reuters article about the Green Mountain Coffee Roaster Inc. founder who was stripped of his role as chairman of the board. MSNMoney.com also picked up the story.

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  • Arrest Made in Series of Armed Robberies

    Philly.com’s “Philly Confidential”
    May 9, 2012

    The Drexel Police Department was mentioned on Philly.com’s “Philly Confidential” after on-duty police captain Fred Carbonara recognized and arrested the suspect of a string of recent robberies in University City.

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  • College Graduates Looking For Work

    KFBK- Radio (1530-AM – Sacramento)
    May 9, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and the director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was interviewed on KFBK- Radio (1530-AM – Sacramento) about job prospects for college graduates.

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  • Nearly $1.8 Million Announced in Pew Grants to Philadelphia-area Institutions

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 9, 2012

    The Drexel University College of Medicine Legacy Center Archives was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article after receiving a Pew grant to bring parts of the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania archive online.

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  • HyLo Boutiques Connects Philly-Based Designers With Retailers And Customers

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 9, 2012

    Dr. Joseph Hancock, an associate professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer in a story about the city’s new HyLo Boutique.

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  • The Philly Alliance, Part II: A New Antipoverty Model

    The Nation
    May 8, 2012

    A post on The Nation highlighted the “Witnesses to Hunger” program and the Center For Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, and Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center. The Center’s work culminated in a national conference, Beyond Hunger, which included the voices of people who have experienced hunger and poverty first-hand.

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  • Drexel Appoints Interim Business School Dean

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    May 8, 2012

    The Philadelphia Business Journal highlighted Drexel’s appointment of Dr. Frank Linnehan to interim dean of the LeBow College of Business.

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  • Frank Linnehan Appointed Interim Dean

    Philadelphia Metro
    May 8, 2012

    Drexel’s appointment of Dr. Frank Linnehan to interim dean of the LeBow College of Business was mentioned in the Philadelphia Metro.

  • As Elite Universities Embrace Online Learning

    The New York Times
    May 8, 2012

    Drexel President John A. Fry authored a Letter to the Editor in The New York Times in response to David Brooks’ column “The Campus Tsunami,” a story that argued for American universities to embrace online education.

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  • Solving World Problems While Increasing Interest in Science

    Voice of America
    May 7, 2012

    Team Drexel Dragons, a group of undergraduate students from the College of Engineering, were mentioned in a Voice of America story about the Microsoft Imagine Cup game design competition. Drexel’s team placed first in the mobile design division of the competition for their smartphone app that helps students better understand mathematics.

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  • Job Prospects For Recent Graduates

    Bloomberg BNA’s Human Resource Report
    May 7, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was featured in the Bloomberg BNA’s Human Resource Report in an article on job prospects for recent graduates.

  • Teens Take Celebrity Cut Outs as Prom Dates: Darling or Disturbing?

    FoxNews.com
    May 7, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence in the Goodwin College, was interviewed on FoxNews.com about teens taking cardboard cut-outs of celebrities to prom.

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  • Public Support Slips For Steps to Curb Climate Change

    USA Today
    May 7, 2012

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in USA Today for his research on media coverage of climate change. His commentary on new poll results was also featured in a USA Today blog post.

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  • When Child Sex Abuse Headlines Tempt Jurors

    WHYY radio (91-FM)
    May 7, 2012

    Daniel Filler, a professor and senior associate dean for Academic and Faculty Affairs in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a WHYY radio (91-FM) interview about the possibility of jurors being swayed by the media in sexual abuse cases.

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  • Interval Training Programs

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 6, 2012

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in LeBow College, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) in a story about interval training programs in the workplace.

  • Proving Child Abuse Not as Easy in Pa.

    The Bucks County Courier Times
    May 6, 2012

    Dr. Maria McColgan, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in The Bucks County Courier Times in a story about thresholds for child abuse.

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  • Court Ruling May Help City Cash In

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 4, 2012

    Drexel University was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News article about the city’s plan to review tax-exempt status for non-profits.

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  • Sunoco's Departing Elsenhans Slated to Get $37.4M

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 4, 2012

    Dr. Eliezer Fich, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about former Sunoco executive Lynn Ensenhans receiving $37 million.

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  • Burberry's Angela Ahrendts Honored With Westphal Award

    Women’s Wear Daily
    May 4, 2012

    Women’s Wear Daily featured the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s presentation of the Westphal Award to Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts.

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  • This Week in Poverty: The Philly Alliance

    The Nation
    May 4, 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 blog post by The Nation on May 4 about Beyond Hunger, the national conference on hunger and poverty the Center is hosting in Philadelphia. An article in the Philadelphia Inquirer about food insecurity in wealthier areas also featured the conference.

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  • Understanding Poverty Today

    WHYY’s “Radio Times”
    May 4, 2012

    The national conference, Beyond Hunger, hosted by the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was mentioned on WHYY’s “Radio Times” in a program about poverty.

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  • For New College Grads, Jobs Outlook Better but Far From Great

    PBS’ “Newshour”
    May 4, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in Goodwin College, was interviewed on PBS’ “Newshour” about the job outlook for recent college graduates.

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  • After Horror, a Way Forward

    Delaware News Journal
    May 4, 2012

    Dr. Paul Clements, an associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Delaware News Journal article about psychological recovery after surviving sexual assault and violence.

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  • Hunger in America

    The Huffington Post
    May 4, 2012

    An article in The Huffington Post by Philadelphia Eagles co-owner Christina Weiss Lurie featured the documentary film, currently titled Finding North, about hunger in America. The film and article feature Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, and the “Witnesses to Hunger” program.

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  • There's Not Much New at Severino Pasta - And That's a Good Thing

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 3, 2012

    Jason Wilson, editor of Drexel’s online cultural magazine The Smart Set, authored an article in the Philadelphia Daily News about pasta making at Severino Pasta.

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  • Stained Glass Window

    WPHL-17 (Phl-17)’s Eye Opener News
    May 3, 2012

    The Stained Glass Project: Windows that Open Doors exhibit currently on display at the James E. Marks Intercultural Center was featured on WPHL-17 (Phl-17)’s Eye Opener News.

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  • Experience Meets Expertise at Philly Hunger Conference

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 3, 2012

    Beyond Hunger, a national conference on hunger and poverty hosted by the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article. Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center, was mentioned, and Rabbi Nancy Epstein, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted.

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  • Occupy 2012: Day 1 of Protests Yields a Mixed Review

    Christian Science Monitor
    May 2, 2012

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor on May 1 and 2 in articles about the Occupy May Day protests.

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  • Police: Rise in Temple, Drexel Robberies

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 2, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WPHL-TV (Phl-17) about a recent string of armed robberies occurring on campus. A Drexel University Public Safety Advisory was issued on April 28 to make all students aware and to provide safety tips.

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  • Typosquatting: How Online Typing Errors Can Lead to Identity Theft

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 2, 2012

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about typo-squatting.

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  • Is Your Child's Temperament a Good Fit With Yours?

    The New York Times
    May 2, 2012

    Dr. Brian Daly, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted throughout an Associated Press story on parenting children with different temperaments. The story was picked up by numerous outlets, including The New York Times, ABC News, CBS News, Yahoo.com, The Washington Post, Salon.com and The Huffington Post.

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  • Microsoft U.S. Imagine Cup: Drexel Team Wins Mobile Game Design Category

    TechnicallyPhilly.com
    May 1, 2012

    Matthew Lesnak, Keith Ayers and Nicholas Mullen, students in the College of Engineering, were mentioned on TechnicallyPhilly.com for winning the Windows Phone game design competition of Microsoft Corp.’s U.S. Imagine Cup.

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  • British Lawmakers Dub Murdoch Unfit as CEO

    American Public Media’s “Marketplace Business”
    May 1, 2012

    Dr. David Becher, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business and a fellow in the Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted on American Public Media’s “Marketplace Business” about British lawmakers declaring Rupert Murdoch unfit for leadership.

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  • Occupy May Day Protests

    KTXL-TV (FOX-40 Sacramento)
    May 1, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an assistant clinical professor in Goodwin College and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence, was interviewed on KTXL-TV (FOX-40 Sacramento) about the Occupy May Day protests.

  • Gloucester County College and Drexel University Launch Transfer Partnership in Nursing

    Gloucester County Times
    May 1, 2012

    Drexel University Online was featured in the Gloucester County Times in a story about the University’s agreement with Gloucester County College (GCC) for nursing students. The agreement will allow GCC nursing students who pass their NCLEX licensing exam to transfer to Drexel and earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing entirely online.

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