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  • Cathie Anderson: Eatery saga ends at McClellan Park

    The Sacramento Bee
    March 31, 2013

    The Sacramento Bee included an item on March 31 about Agency Misfit, highlighting their work for Drexel University Sacramento, which was recently recognized by the Sacramento Ad Club.

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  • 46 employees at St. Christopher's laid off, hospital confirms

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 31, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on March 31 about layoffs at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, which is the pediatric teaching hospital for the College of Medicine

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  • Let the 'Game' resume

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 31, 2013

    Donald Riggs, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on March 31 about a class he taught on the HBO series “Game of Thrones.”

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  • Drexel cooperating with PHA probe

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 31, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on March 31 about an ongoing criminal probe of the Philadelphia Housing Authority during the tenure of former executive director, Carl R. Greene.

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  • James Holmes plea rejected: Are prosecutors prepping for death penalty?

    The Christian Science Monitor
    March 29, 2013

    Daniel Filler, a professor and senior associate dean for academic and faculty affairs in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor story on March 29 about the trial of Colorado shooter James Holmes. 

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  • N.J. man lobbies for privacy rule changes after son's overdose

    Newsworks
    March 29, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a story on WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org on March 29 about a challenge to healthcare privacy laws.

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  • Philly paleontologist names new fish from fertile Canadian fossil field

    Newsworks
    March 29, 2013

    Fossil fish discoveries by Dr. Ted Daeschler, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and associate curator and vice president of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, were featured in a story on WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org on March 29.

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  • The public health of fishing vessel winches

    Philly.com
    March 29, 2013

    On March 29, Dr. Michael Yudell, a professor in the School of Public Health, authored a blog post for Philly.com’s “Public’s Health” blog about how health officials use data to help keep people safe in their daily routines, using an example of safety issues with winches on fishing boats.

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  • Supreme Court hears landmark marriage cases

    Philadelphia Gay News
    March 29, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in the Philadelphia Gay News on March 28 about the Supreme Court hearing gay marriage cases this week.

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  • Why Hit-and-Run Drivers Flee

    NBCPhiladelphia.com
    March 29, 2013

    Dr. Paul Clements, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a story on NBCPhiladelphia.com on March 29 about the psychology of hit-and-run drivers.

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  • NYU to open center for studying games in Brooklyn

    The Wall Street Journal
    March 28, 2013

    Dr. Frank Lee, a teaching professor in the College of Engineering and the director of Drexel’s gaming program, was quoted in a March 28 Associated Press story about NYU starting a center for gaming research in Brooklyn. The story was picked up by several news outlets including The Wall Street Journal, The San Francisco Chronicle, The New York Post and Today Tech.

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  • Forum to address multifaceted nature of black womanhood

    Philadelphia Daily News
    March 27, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News article on March 27 about her participation in an upcoming panel on WURD Radio about the nature of black womanhood for Women’s History Month.

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  • Lace it up for spring

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 27, 2013

    Clare Sauro, director of the Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on March 27 about lace being a trend this season.

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  • Venezuela: Navigating life after Chávez

    The Christian Science Monitor
    March 27, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article about the future of Venezuela on March 27. The story also ran in the April hard copy edition of the magazine. The story was also picked up by Yahoo! News on March 27.

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  • The 15 largest private employers in Philadelphia

    Philly.com
    March 27, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in an article on Philly.com on March 27 about the largest private employers in Philadelphia.

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  • Philly college offers certificate in LGBT health

    Washington Blade
    March 27, 2013

    A story in the Washington Blade on March 27 featured the LGBT Health Certificate program in the School of Public Health.

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  • Flow electrodes may enable large-scale sea water desalination

    ChemistryWorld
    March 27, 2013

    Dr. Yury Gogotsi, a distinguished university and trustee chair professor in the College of Engineering and director of the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, was quoted in a ChemistryWorld on March 27 about using flow electrodes to desalinize water.

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  • Scholarship: Beyond the paper

    Nature
    March 27, 2013

    The open notebook research of Dr. Jean-Claude Bradley, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a comment article in Nature on March 27, about new approaches to scholarly publishing.

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  • Why the biblical epic is back in Hollywood-Especially on Cable

    The Christian Science Monitor
    March 27, 2013

    Allen Sabinson, the dean of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a March 27 Christian Science Monitor story about the current trend of religion-related programming on television.

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  • FBI Making Real-Time Gmail Spying “Top Priority”

    KYW Newsradio
    March 27, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on March 27 about the FBI’s real-time monitoring of email and cloud storage.

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  • Peeling a Fish from Stone

    National Geographic
    March 27, 2013

    A new fossil fish discovered by Dr. Ted Daeschler, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and associate curator and vice president of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was featured in National Geographic magazine’s Phenomena blog, “Laelaps,” on March 27. The study was also reported by the news syndicate UPI. A separate new fossil fish discovery by Daeschler and colleagues was featured in the National Science Foundation’s Science360 newsletter on March 28.

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  • Drexel Women Battle Bowling Green In WNIT Third Round


    March 27, 2013

    Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon was quoted in a March 27 KYW-Newsradio (1060 AM) story previewing the team’s Women’s National Invitational Tournament game against Bowling Green.

  • Continuing Education

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 26, 2013

    Drexel University Online was mentioned on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)’s “Education Report” on March 26 in a story about continuing education.

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  • Supreme Court oral arguments and analysis of CA's Prop 8 hearing

    KPCC Radio
    March 26, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on Southern California’s KPCC Radio (FM 89.3) “Air Talk” on March 26 about the Supreme Court’s Prop 8 hearing.

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  • Law School Professor Discusses Supreme Court's Hearing of Gay Marriage Cases


    March 26, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on Sacramento’s KFBK Radio (1530-AM) on March 26 about the Supreme Court’s hearing of gay marriage cases.

  • Lenfest Foundation maps out a path to its end

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 25, 2013

    Drexel’s work in the Mantua neighborhood was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on the future of the Lenfest Foundation on March 25.

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  • Standoffs over New Jersey judicial nominations could sully court's reputation

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 25, 2013

    Roger Dennis, dean of the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 25 about New Jersey judicial nominations.

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  • Philadelphia scientist wins top Mongolian award for climate change research

    Newsworks
    March 25, 2013

    Dr. Clyde Goulden, director of the Asia Center at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed for a story on WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org on March 25 about his climate change research in Mongolia, for which he recently received the Mongolian government’s highest honor awarded to foreigners.

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  • New Drexel program offers certificate in LGBT health

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 25, 2013

    Dr. Randall Sell, an associate professor and director of the LGBT Health program in the School of Public Health, and Robin Cameron, an adjunct instructor in the program, were featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on March 25 about health disparities in the LGBT community and Drexel’s new online certificate program. School of Public Health students Lauren Orsini, Tosin Seriki and Allison Baker were also quoted.

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  • Plumbing the Quantico Killings

    TIME.com
    March 25, 2013

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was interviewed on MSNBC’s “News Nation” on March 22 about the shootings at Quantico Military Base. His op-ed on the subject ran on TIME.com’s Battleland blog on March 25.

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  • Drexel Graduate Student Teaches Hip Hop Class

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 25, 2013

    A hip hop class taught by Roger Lee, a graduate student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on WPVI-TV (6abc)’s “Philly FYI” on March 25.

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  • Schulze will face constraints in new role

    Bloomberg Businessweek
    March 25, 2013

    Dr. David Becher, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Minneapolis Star-Tribune article on March 25 about the chairman emeritus of Best Buy. The story was also syndicated to Bloomberg Businessweek.

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  • Drexel's Argie Allen Talks About Managing Stress on FOX-29

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    March 25, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training in the Couple and Family Therapy department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on March 25 about managing stress.

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  • Phila. area is a hot site for restaurant concepts

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 24, 2013

    Drexel’s Chestnut Square development was mentioned in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 24 in an article about new restaurant concepts coming to Philadelphia.

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  • Inquirer Editorial: Must cut roots of deep poverty

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 24, 2013

    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 editorial on March 24 about the problem of high rates of deep poverty affecting Philadelphia.

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  • The Academy at 200: The Nature of Discovery exhibition to celebrate its 200th birthday

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 24, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned on WPVI-TV (6-abc) on March 22 about The Academy at 200: The Nature of Discovery exhibition to celebrate its 200th birthday, due to close after a free admission day on March 24.

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  • Drexel Students Help Hurricane Sandy Recovery Efforts At Jersey Shore

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    March 23, 2013

    A group of Drexel students who spent their spring break helping with Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts at the Jersey Shore were featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3) and WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on March 23.

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  • Drexel Delegation Travels to Ethiopia and Explores African Partnerships

    EthiopianCNN.com
    March 23, 2013

    A story about a delegation of Drexel representatives, including President John A. Fry and Dr. Shannon Marquez, associate dean and director of global health initiatives in the School of Public Health, was highlighted on an Ethiopian news blog, EthiopianCNN.com, on March 23.

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  • The Ghost of Chavez Haunts Venezuela's Election

    The Atlanta
    March 23, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The Atlantic on March 23 in a story about the Venezuelan election.

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  • Marijuana, in vending machines?


    March 22, 2013

    The laptop kiosk offered by Drexel University Libraries was mentioned in a SmartPlanet.com story on March 22 about a proposal to introduce medicinal marijuana vending machines for eligible patients in California.

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  • Among women at book club, good reading, deep ties, and 40 years of friendship

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 22, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on March 22 about a book club. The article mentioned Charles and Barbara Close and the $12.5 million gift their foundation gave to the University to be used toward the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship.

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  • DIY home decor with just a little pro help

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 22, 2013

    Luna Schlein, a Drexel graduate student was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on March 22 about her interior design web-based company.

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  • Drexel's proposed mixed-use tower raises ire of neighbors

    Philadelphia Daily News
    March 22, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Daily News story on March 22 about apprehension to the University’s building plans to house a growing number of residential students. Brian Keech, senior vice president and executive director for the Office of the President, was quoted in the story.

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  • Competitors Gear Up For DARPA Robot Challenge

    Design News
    March 21, 2013

    Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a March 21, DesignNews.com story about the DARPA Robotics Challenge.

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  • Study: College football, basketball players undervalued

    USA Today
    March 21, 2013

    A study about the market value of college athletes conducted jointly by the Goodwin College’s Sport Management Department and the National College Players Association was featured in USA Today, CBSNews.com and The Business Insider and on ThePostGame.com.

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  • Mobile coupons enter grocery aisles

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 21, 2013

    Dr. Yanliu Huang, assistant professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about coupons downloaded from mobile phones and grocery shopping.

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  • Engineer Warns That West Philly Bridge Could Kill

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 21, 2013

    Dr. Joseph Martin, a professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about a piece of a railroad bridge falling onto a car in west Philadelphia.

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  • Italian Technology Collaboration

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 20, 2013

    A WPVI-TV (6-abc) broadcast showed an event at the College of Engineering that brought astronaut alumnus Paul Richards together with Italian astronaut Roberto Vittori as part of celebration of American and Italian technology collaboration.

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  • D.A.'s dubious Twitter feed: nude photos

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 20, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Twitter account of District Attorney Seth Williams possibly being compromised.

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  • U.S., Italian astronauts to discuss space

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 20, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a panel discussion held at the Bossone Center that includes astronauts, Paul W. Richards, a Drexel alumnus, and Roberto Vittori, of the Italian Space Agency. The event will address the history of America’s partnership with Italy for technological innovation, including the cooperation between the countries’ space programs.

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  • Mirror, Mirror: Happy Spring Windows

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 20, 2013

    Students in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design were mentioned in The Philadelphia Inquirer  for decorating windows along Second Street for a class project. Kristen Ainsco, assistant professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted.

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  • Social Media Give Cops a Tool to Fight Crime

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 20, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, were quoted in a Philadelphia Daily News story about using social media as a crime fighting tool.

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  • Can mobile coupons influence how people shop?

    Pittsburgh-Post Gazette
    March 19, 2013

    Dr. Yanliu Huang, an assistant professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Pittsburgh-Post Gazette article about coupons downloaded from mobile phones influencing the way people shop.

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  • Of Big Cities, Phila. Worst for People in Deep Poverty

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 19, 2013

    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 the high rate of deep poverty in Philadelphia.

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  • Possible Uniform Federal Fiduciary Standards

    WPBS-TV's “Inside E Street”
    March 19, 2013

    Norman Stein, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on WPBS-TV’s “Inside E Street” about the possibility of a uniform federal fiduciary standard.

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  • The Gold-Plating of College Sports

    Sports on Earth
    March 19, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted throughout a Sports on Earth story about whether or not college athletes should be paid.

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  • Generous Givers Found Through Social Media

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 18, 2013

    Dr. Sean Goggins, an assistant professor in the iSchool, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about people in need turning to social media to ask for money.

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  • In New Jersey, a Bid for Full-Day Kindergarten

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2013

    Dr. Dominic Gullo, a professor in the School of Education, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about a New Jersey bill mandating full-day kindergarten classes.

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  • Exclusive: Drexel and Hahnemann discussing changes

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 18, 2013

    Drexel’s College of Medicine and Hahnemann University Hospital were featured in a Philadelphia Business Journal story about a new practice plan model under discussion. Dr. Daniel V. Schidlow, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg dean and senior vice president of medical affairs at the Drexel University College of Medicine, was quoted in the article.

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  • Distracted Eaters Likely to Take in More Calories

    FoxNews.com
    March 18, 2013

    Dr. Michael Lowe, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Reuters article about a study showing that distracted eating results in weight gain. The story was picked up by numerous outlets including FoxNews.com.

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  • Online Certificate Programs at Colleges and Universities Gain Popularity

    The New York Times
    March 18, 2013

    Todd Lucca, senior vice president marketing and business development for Drexel University Online, was quoted in a New York Times article about the gaining popularity of online certificate programs.

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  • De Carolis Discusses Close School of Entrepreneurship

    Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage"
    March 18, 2013

    Dr. Donna De Carolis, founding dean of the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship, was featured on Bloomberg Radio's "The Hays Advantage" to discuss the mission for Drexel’s new school of entrepreneurship.

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  • Future Robot From

    NHK-TV
    March 17, 2013

    Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering, and Drexel’s Hubo robots were featured in a documentary about current robotics technology that aired on NHK-TV in Japan. Drexel’s Autonomous Systems Laboratory, in the College of Engineering, is developing the robots to respond to disaster situations as part of the DARPA Robotics Challenge.

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  • Dragons, Blue Hens to meet again

    ESPN.com
    March 16, 2013

    Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon was quoted in a ESPN.com story about the Dragons facing Delaware in the Colonial Athletic Association championship game for the second year in a row.

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  • Popularity Surging for Smart-Home Technology

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 16, 2013

    Dr. Jin Wen, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the emerging popularity of smart homes.

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  • Match Day at Drexel

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 15, 2013

    Drexel’s College of Medicine was featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) in stories about Drexel medical students learning where they will start their residency on “Match Day.”

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  • Getting Legal Experience

    The New York Times
    March 15, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, co-wrote a letter to the editor which ran in the New York Times about getting legal experience.

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  • Too Late To Fund Veronica Mars? Here Are Some Philly Films You Can Kickstart

    Philadelphia Magazine's "Philly Post"
    March 15, 2013

    A film by Salvatore Sciortino, a student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was mentioned in a Philadelphia magazine’s “Philly Post” article about Philadelphia films.

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  • Match Day at Drexel's College of Medicine

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 15, 2013

    Drexel’s College of Medicine was mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) about Drexel medical students learning where they will start their residency on “Match Day.”

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  • How Squash Got Serious

    Wall Street Journal
    March 15, 2013

    Drexel’s varsity squash team was mentioned in a Wall Street Journal article about the rising popularity and competitiveness of squash as a youth sport.

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  • Deal Ends Fight to Keep 2 W. Phila. Buildings, Funds Cathedral

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 14, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a 25-story apartment building to be built at 38th and Chestnut Streets. The article mentioned the $97.6 million Chestnut Square student housing project featuring 361,200 square feet of mixed-use student housing and retail space.

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  • Confrontation Through Collage

    Philadelphia City Paper
    March 14, 2013

    The Wangechi Mutu art exhibition in the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in the Philadelphia City Paper.

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  • Study Finds no Rheumatoid Arthritis, Pollution Link

    Reuters
    March 14, 2013

    Dr. Anneclaire De Roos, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Reuters article about a study that found no link between rheumatoid arthritis and air pollution.

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  • Clawed Drone Grabs Prey on the Fly Just Like an Eagle

    New Scientist
    March 14, 2013

    A New Scientist story about aerial drones with hands and arms quoted Chris Korpela, a graduate student in the College of Engineering, who is developing flight stability software for drones.

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  • Clawed Drone Grabs Prey on the Fly Just Like an Eagle

    New Scientist magazine
    March 14, 2013

    Christopher Korpela, a graduate student in the College of Engineering, was quoted in an article in New Scientist magazine about his research engineering unmanned aerial vehicles to use arms to lift and manipulate objects while remaining balanced in flight.

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  • Public Art for Public Health

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 14, 2013

    An article posted in the “Art Attack” section on Philly.com on featured the 11th Street Family Health Services in the College of Nursing and Health Professions for its participation in an innovative program uniting public art and public health in Philadelphia.

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  • The Legacy of Hugo Chavez

    KFPA 94.1-FM (Berkely)
    March 14, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KFPA 94.1-FM (Berkeley) about the legacy of Hugo Chavez and the future of Venezuela.

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  • New Pope is 1st Francis, Saint of Peace, Poverty

    Associated Press
    March 13, 2013

    Dr. Jonathan Seitz, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Associated Press article about the new pope, which was picked up by hundreds of outlets across the country, including U.S. News & World Report, the Boston Globe, the Miami Herald, the Huffington Post, the Atlanta Journal Constitution and the Philadelphia Inquirer. He was also quoted in the Reuters Live Blog, Washington Post and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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  • The Complicated Hugo Chavez Legacy

    WEAA (Baltimore) 88.9-AM's
    March 13, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WEAA (Baltimore) 88.9-AM’s “The Marc Steiner Show” about the future of Venezuela without Hugo Chavez.

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  • Five Ways to be More Creative

    BBC News
    March 13, 2013

    Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a BBC News story and a BBC Horizon TV special, “The Creative Brain” about the neuroscience of creative insight.

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  • Troubling Trends

    ADVANCE For Nursing
    March 13, 2013

    Dr. Albert Rundio, clinical professor, department chair and assistant dean  in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an ADVANCE For Nursing article about nursing programs struggling to find qualified faculty.

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  • Drexel Partnership with Montco Community College is Plus for Pottstown

    The Pottstown Mercury
    March 13, 2013

    Drexel’s partnership with Montgomery County Community College was featured in The Pottstown Mercury. President John A. Fry was quoted.

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  • Tomb Raider's New Lara Croft Shows Story Matters

    Discovery News
    March 12, 2013

    Dr. Frank Lee, a teaching professor in the College of Engineering and director of Drexel’s gaming program, was quoted in a Discovery News story about the emphasis on narrative in the game development of the new Tomb Raider video game.

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  • Drexel is Preparing Students for Jobs

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    March 12, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) in a story about universities preparing students for jobs.

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  • Viewpoints: Time to Rethink Roles of College

    Sacramento Bee
    March 12, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel University Sacramento, co-authored an article for the Sacramento Bee about the role of college.

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  • Chávez Successor Must Pay Down Debt To Sustain Venezuelan Building Program

    Engineering News-Record
    March 12, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Engineering News-Record about Hugo Chavez and the future of Venezuela.

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  • Breastfeeding May Not Ward Off Child Obesity

    Reuters
    March 12, 2013

    Dr. Alison Ventura, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters Health story about a study suggesting that breastfeeding does not prevent childhood obesity. The story was picked up by outlets including Yahoo! News and The Baltimore Sun.

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  • What Drexel Is Doing to West Philly (and My Paycheck)

    Philadelphia Magazine
    March 11, 2013

    Kathleen Volk Miller, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a blog post for Philadelphia Magazine about the development of Drexel’s campus and the new retailers coming to the Chestnut Square student housing building. President John A. Fry was mentioned in the piece.

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  • The Chavez Legacy

    WHYY's "Radio Times"
    March 11, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” about Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez and the future of Venezuela.

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  • Two Artists Find New Uses for Old Photographs

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 11, 2013

    The Wangechi Mutu exhibition in the newly expanded Leonard Pearlstein Gallery of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was reviewed in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 10 and on the Philadelphia City Paper’s “Critical Mass” blog.

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  • I Want Kids, He Dosen't

    WXTF-TV (FOX29)
    March 11, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for the Couple and Family Therapy department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, appeared on WXTF-TV (FOX 29) to discuss what to do if you want children and your partner doesn’t.

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  • PhillyInc: Doylestown is Home to a Bustling Biotech Center

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 11, 2013

    Dr. Timothy Block, a professor in the College of Medicine, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center located in Doylestown.

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  • De-Escalating Urban Violence In Most Vulnerable Moments

    National Public Radio
    March 10, 2013

    Dr. Theodore Corbin, an associate professor and director of the Healing Hurt People program in the College of Medicine and School of Public Health’s Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, was interviewed on “Weekend Edition” on NPR about opportunities to prevent urban violence by intervening with social services for victims who have been injured.

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  • Can Listening to Loud Music Harm Your Health

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 9, 2013

    Dr. Robert Sataloff, a professor and chairman of the ear, nose and throat department at Drexel University College of Medicine, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about the health risks of listening to loud music through headphones.

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  • Hugo Chavez's Death Leaves a Void in Venezuela

    KCBS-AM 740 (Sacramento)
    March 8, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KCBS-AM 740 (Sacramento) and KPOO-FM 89.5 (San Francisco).

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  • Big biotech bucks in Bucks

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 8, 2013

    Dr. Timothy Block, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia Business Journal article about the steady growth of Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center of Bucks County.

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  • Trauma Forum to Focus on Stemming Camden Violence

    Courier-Post
    March 8, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Bloom, an associate professor and co-director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice in the School of Public Health, was quoted in the Courier Post about the traumatic effects of exposure to violence in cities like Camden, which will host a trauma symposium in the spring.

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  • Art Attack launches on Philly.com

    Philadelphia Daily News
    March 8, 2013

    President John A. Fry was quoted in an article in the Philadelphia Daily News about Art Attack, a partnership between Drexel University's Center for Cultural Outreach and the Daily News to expand arts coverage in Philadelphia.

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  • Inventing the Future: Dynamic Public Spaces Will Transform Drexel's Campus, Neighborhood

    Keystone Edge
    March 7, 2013

    Keystone Edge ran a Flying Kite article about the University’s transformation and a $5 million gift received from the Raymond and Ruth Perelman Education Foundation, which will be used to reimagine the center of campus along the former 32nd Street between Chestnut and Market Streets. President John A. Fry was mentioned in the story and Robert Francis, vice president for University Facilities, was quoted.

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  • Brazilian ambassador talks about benefits of direct flights

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 7, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Business Journal article for hosting a conference on global challenges at which Brazilian Ambassador Thomas Shannon, Jr., spoke.

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  • MCCC to Announce Partnership with Drexel University Next Week

    Norristown Patch
    March 7, 2013

    Drexel’s partnership with Montgomery County Community College to offer a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership at the University Center in Pottstown was featured in the Norristown Patch.

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  • Public-Health Expert Warns of Poor Drilling Safeguards

    Pittsburgh City Paper
    March 7, 2013

    Barry Furrow, director of the health-law program in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in the Pittsburgh City Paper.

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  • Hugo Chavez's Death Leaves a Void in Latin America's Left

    FOX News Latino
    March 7, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in stories in Fox News Latino, the Christian Science Monitor and The Guardian Express about Hugo Chavez’s death. He was also interviewed on Russia Today’s "Crosstalk."

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  • Preparing for a Post-Chávez Venezuela

    CounterPunch
    March 6, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, contributed a feature article on the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez to CounterPunch. He was also interviewed on France 24 TV, Russia Today and BBC Persia TV about the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. He was also quoted in the cover story in France’s Liberation magazine. He was interviewed on Huffington Post Live.

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  • Home Invasion Near Temple Heightens Concerns

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 6, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a robbery that took place on Temple’s campus and the concerns that have arisen from this incident.

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  • Are We Overusing 'Bullying'?

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 6, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor of psychology and education at the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about bullying.

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  • Business Leader of the Year Luncheon

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    March 6, 2013

    Drexel’s LeBow College of Business was featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3) in a story about the University honoring Al West, founding CEO of SEI Investments Co., at its business leader of the year luncheon.

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  • Rhode Island's Job Gains Appear to be Slow

    Providence Journal
    March 5, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in the Providence Journal in an article about Rhode Island’s slow job gains.

  • Donors Have Spent $120 Million to Deny Climate Change is Real

    PolicyMic
    March 5, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a PolicyMic story about millions of dollars spent to deny climate change is real.

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  • Poor Masses Mourn Chavez’s Death as Venezuela Braces for Who Comes Next

    The Washington Post
    March 5, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed live on Al Jazeera TV, BBC Radio and Associated Press Radio, which was picked up by dozens of radio stations across the country, about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez’s death.  He was also quoted in a Washington Post article which was picked up by a number of outlets.

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  • So You Want to Run a Museum

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 5, 2013

    The new museum leadership graduate degree program in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was spotlighted in the Philadelphia Business Journal. George W. Gephart, Jr., president of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted.

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  • Inventing the Future: Dynamic Public Spaces Will Transform Drexel's Campus and the Neighborhood

    Flying Kite
    March 5, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Flying Kite article about the University’s transformation and a $5 million gift received from the Raymond and Ruth Perelman Education Foundation, which will be used to reimagine the center of campus along the former 32nd Street between Chestnut and Market Streets. President John A. Fry was mentioned in the story and Robert Francis, vice president for University Facilities, was quoted.

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  • Messier Monday: A Star Cluster on the Bubble, M52

    Scienceblogs.com
    March 4, 2013

    A photo by Dr. Richard Steinberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a Scienceblogs.com post about the Messier 52 star cluster.

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  • Drexel Dance Helps Christen the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

    The Dance Journal
    March 4, 2013

    Photos from the Wangechi Mutu art exhibition opening in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s new Leonard Pearlstein Gallery were included on the Dance Journal blog.

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  • Wangechi Mutu’s Afro-feminist Works Inaugurate Leonard Pearlstein Gallery’s Great New Space at Drexel

    The Art Blog
    March 4, 2013

    A feature on the Wangechi Mutu art exhibition in the newly expanded Leonard Pearlstein Gallery of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design ran on The Art Blog.

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  • Why The NCAA Isn't Likely To Reduce Penn State's Penalties

    The Patriot News
    March 4, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a story in The Patriot News about the NCAA.

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  • Philly's Top Universities / Graduate Schools

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 4, 2013

    Drexel was ranked number 4 in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s list of Philadelphia’s top universities and graduate schools.

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  • Documentary Takes Stand on Child Hunger

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 4, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was highlighted along with Barbie Izquierdo, a participant in the Center’s Witnesses to Hunger Program, in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the new documentary film, A Place at the Table.

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  • A College Degree Sorts Job Applicants, but Employers Wish It Meant More

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    March 4, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Chronicle of Higher Education article about the importance of a four-year degree.

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  • Citizens Bank And Drexel Team Up To Help West Philly Residents Better Manage Their Money

    KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 3, 2013

    Drexel’s Dornsife Center was featured in a KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about a $100,000 donation from Citizens Bank to support a community outreach effort for residents who live around the campus of Drexel University. The story was also reported in the Philadelphia Business Journal.

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  • It's All-or-Nothing for Drexel Heading Into CAA Tourney

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 3, 2013

    Men’s basketball head coach Bruiser Flint was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Dragons’ outlook heading into this Colonial Athletic Association Tournament this weekend.

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  • Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships Receives A $100,000 Grant

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 1, 2013

    Drexel’s Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships was featured in the Philadelphia Daily News on March 4 about a $100,000 grant from Citizens Bank to support a community outreach effort for residents who live around the campus in University City. WPVI-TV (6-abc) also reported on the grant.

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  • The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator welcomes 2013 class of Designers in Residence

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 1, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in an article on Philly.com about the designers selected to participate in the second annual Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, a collaborative effort between the City of Philadelphia, Center City District, Macy’s Center City and local educational institutions devoted to fashion design. The story was also covered on WPVI-TV (6abc).

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  • Up for debate: Should Law School Be Shrunk to Two Years?

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 1, 2013

    Roger Dennis, the dean of the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Philadelphia Business Journal story about whether or not law schools should switch to a two-year curriculum. He was also quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on this topic.

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  • Dr. Jacaqueline Mancall Obituary

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 1, 2013

    The Philadelphia Inquirer ran an obituary for Dr. Jacqueline Mancall, a professor in the iSchool, who passed away on February 27.

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  • 'A Place at the Table': America in Hunger's Grip

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 1, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was mentioned for her role in the documentary film “A Place at the Table,” about hunger in America, in a Philadelphia Inquirer film review and Philadelphia Daily News article and editorial.

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  • Green Vegetables In Honor of St. Patty's Day

    Prevention Magazine
    March 1, 2013

    Nyree Dardarian, an instructor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an article in the March issue of Prevention magazine about eating green vegetables for St. Patrick’s Day.

  • Progress On Women’s Rights ‘Very Slow’, Says Activist

    KYW Newsradion (1060-AM)
    March 1, 2013

    Dr. Lynn Yeakel, director of the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a story on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about progress in the movement for women’s equality.

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