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  • Exhibit on light-emitting creatures offers illuminating experience in Philly

    Newsworks.org
    May 31, 2013

    Jennifer Sontchi, director of exhibits at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in a Newsworks.org story on May 30 about the Academy’s new special exhibit on bioluminescence, “Glow: Living Lights.” The exhibit was also mentioned in a May 31 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story.

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  • Drexel doctors testing new device that signals heart attack

    Newsworks.org
    May 31, 2013

    Dr. John Fontaine, a professor in the College of Medicine, was interviewed in a May 30 WHYY-Radio (91-FM) segment about a device Drexel doctors are testing that signals heart attacks. An accompanying story ran on Newsworks.org.

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  • Drexel's Dillon gets contract extension

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 31, 2013

    Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon and Drexel Athletics Director Dr. Eric Zillmer were mentioned in a May 31 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Dillon signing a contract extension that will keep her at Drexel through 2020.

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  • Why America's Bridges Need Work

    EBRU-TV
    May 31, 2013

    Dr. Franklin Moon, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a May 30 EBRU-TV, a international news source, story about why America’s bridges need to be better maintained.

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  • Drexel Hosts Weekend-Long ‘Hackathon’

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 31, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on May 31, in a story about the “Random Hacks of Kindness” event.

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  • Photo of the Day

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 31, 2013

    Oren Kanai, an undergraduate student in the College of Engineering, was featured with other Drexel students in The Philadelphia Inquirer’s May 31 “Photo of the Day” for the Alpha Epsilon Pi fundraiser “AEPI in Your Eye” benefitting the Save the Child’s Heart Foundation.

  • Weekend Picks

    Uwishunu.com
    May 31, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ newest exhibit, “Glow: Living Lights” was included in Uwishunu.com’s list of weekend activities May 31.

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  • Kendricks to participate in leadership course

    Xenia Daily Gazette
    May 31, 2013

    Drexel’s Executive Leadership in Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE) program was featured in a May 31 Xenia Daily Gazette article.

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  • Gutenberg gets a comedy at Drexel University

    Courier Post
    May 31, 2013

    Gutenberg! The Musical!, a  musical performed by students Vince Giannone and Chris Feindler in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in the Courier Post on May 31 and in the Eastchester Daily Voice on June 3.

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  • Geekend Picks: Wizard World Philly, Arrested Development Burlesque, Beers Galore

    Geekadelphia
    May 30, 2013

    The Drexel University Digital Media Senior Show was mentioned in a May 30 Geekadelphia list of weekend activities.

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  • Rowing Championship

    KTXL-SAC (FOX)
    May 30, 2013

    Drexel’s Director of Rowing Paul Savell, was featured on several KTXL-SAC (FOX) segments May 30 to discuss Drexel’s rowing program at the 111th Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships. Student athletes Victoria Kenion and Ryan Mallgrave were also interviewed in one segment.

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  • The City and the Sea

    Design Observer
    May 30, 2013

    Dr. Franco Montalto, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a May 30 Design Observer story about how Hurricane Sandy has changed the political landscape and infrastructure of New York City.

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  • Dangerous Braids That Tangle in Brains and Veins

    Scientific American
    May 30, 2013

    Dr. Frank Ferrone, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and senior associate vice provost for research, authored a blog post on Scientific American on May 30, about surprising connections between research advances in Alzheimer’s disease and sickle cell disease.

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  • Drexel's restaurant row is 4 months away

    Philly.com
    May 30, 2013

    Construction on Drexel’s “Restaurant Row” on Chestnut Street as part of the Chestnut Square development, was mentioned in a post May 30 on philly.com.

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  • Gloucester County College announces partnership with Drexel

    South Jersey Times
    May 30, 2013

    Dr. Casey Turner, assistant vice president of enrollment services, was mentioned in a May 30 South Jersey Times article about the new agreement Drexel signed with Gloucester County College offering GCC graduates the opportunity to earn a Drexel degree at a reduced rate at Burlington County College’s Mt. Laurel satellite campus.

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  • Bathtub death likely drowning, officials say

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 30, 2013

    Jack Maxwell, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 30 about a former student, Julia Papazian Law ’10, who passed away.

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  • Drexel University Branding Hits the Philly Skyline

    Philadelphia Magazine
    May 30, 2013

    The June issue of Philadelphia Magazine published a story about the new “Drexel University” sign that was recently installed on the University Crossings building. Lori Doyle, senior vice president for University Communications, was quoted.

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  • Random Hacks of Kindness 5: $1,500 in prize money for global hackathon with Baltimore challenge

    Technically Philly
    May 29, 2013

    The ExCITe Center was mentioned in a May 29 Technically Philly article for hosting Random Hacks of Kindness.

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  • High Profile Cases

    KPCC-FM
    May 29, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed in a May 29 KPCC-FM story about upcoming controversial court rulings.

  • A murder in Pakistan threatens polio eradication

    Philly.com
    May 29, 2013

    Dr. Michael Yudell, a professor in the School of Public Health, wrote a May 29 Philly.com column about a United Nations worker who was killed in Pakistan while delivering polio vaccines, causing the World Health Organization to temporarily suspend the Global Polio Eradication Initiative in the country.

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  • Scholly: app from student who won $1.3M in scholarships, helps you find your own

    Technically Philly
    May 28, 2013

     Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, and Drexel graduate Nicholas Pirollo were featured on a May 28 segment on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) for their Scholly LLC app that helps users find college and grad-school scholarships for which they are available. They were also profiled in a May 28 Technically Philly article.

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  • Gutenberg! The Musical! Opening @ Drexel’s Black Box Theater This Week

    Geekadelphia
    May 28, 2013

    Gutenberg! The Musical!, a  musical produced by two students in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on Geekadelphia.com on May 28.


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  • Half Of College Grads Are Working Jobs That Don't Require A Degree

    Forbes
    May 28, 2013

    The research of Dr. Paul Harrington, professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was mentioned in an opinion piece on Forbes.com on May 28 about college graduates working in jobs that don’t require degrees.

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  • Apparently roach-related asthma compounds misery

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 28, 2013

    Dr. Hernando Perez, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article May 28 about asthma in low-income areas.

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  • China sweep: Orchestra securing classical fans in its 8th trip

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 27, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a May 27 Philadelphia Inquirer article for sponsoring the Philadelphia Orchestra’s 2013 Residency and 40th Anniversary Tour of China.

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  • Academy Of Natural Sciences Leads Regional Watershed Protection Efforts

    PA Environmental Digest
    May 27, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University was mentioned in a May 27 PA Environmental Digest story for receiving a grant from the William Penn Foundation to support watershed protection and restoration in the Delaware watershed.

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  • Prescription for Success

    Sharon Herald
    May 26, 2013

    Kelli Kennedy, director of admissions for the College of Medicine, was quoted in a May 26 Sharon Herald article about Drexel’s early entrance program to medical schools offered to high school students.

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  • Swimming against a foul tide

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 26, 2013

    Dr. Stephen Gambescia, an associate clinical professor and assistant dean of academic and student affairs in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a May 26 Philadelphia Inquirer article about foul language in a work setting.

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  • Growth in Options Trading Helps Brokers but Not Small Investors

    The New York Times
    May 24, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Dorn, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a May 24 New York Times article about options trading.

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  • Cleveland Women Can Decide If They Want Alleged Captor's Dogs

    ABCNews.com
    May 24, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in an ABCNews.com article on May 24 about whether or not the Cleveland kidnapping victims should keep their captor’s dogs

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  • 2013 Association of Food Journalists Awards Finalists

    Eater.com
    May 23, 2013

    On May 23, Eater.com posted that Jason Wilson, the director of the Center for Cultural Outreach in the Pennoni Honors College, was listed as a finalist in “Best writing about beer, wine and/or spirits” category in the the 2013 Association of Food Journalists annual awards for a piece he wrote on the Center’s Table Matters food blog. Shelby Vittek, an undergraduate student in Goodwin College, was nominated twice in the “Best student writing about food” category for two pieces she wrote for Table Matters.

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  • Nonconventional and Sustainable Housing in Challenged Communities

    KYW 1060-AM Newsradio
    May 23, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a May 23 KYW 1060-AM Newsradio broadcast for hosting a forum on different types of nonconventional and sustainable housing in challenged communities.

  • No beef with these chef-made veggie burgers

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 23, 2013

    Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and the chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a May 23 Philadelphia Inquirer story about veggie burgers.

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  • Guy G. Garrison, professor and dean at Drexel iSchool

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 23, 2013

    On May 23, The Philadelphia Inquirer ran an obituary for Guy Grady Garrison, a professor and dean emeritus at the iSchool.

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  • Fake Twitter Accounts?! What’s Up With That, Zach?

    WPHL-TV (PHL-17)
    May 23, 2013

    Dr. Sean Goggins, a professor in the iSchool, was interviewed on May 23 on WPHL-TV (PHL-17) in a story about fake twitter followers.

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  • Race is not Biology

    The Atlantic
    May 23, 2013

    Dr. Michael Yudell, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was mentioned in a May 23 Atlantic piece about race and scientific research for his upcoming book tracing biological notions of race in the 20th century.

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  • Drexel University Gives UAVs Helping Hands

    Robotics Trends
    May 23, 2013

    Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering and the head of the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics department, was mentioned in a May 23 Robotics Trends blog post for Drexel’s work on unmanned aerial vehicles.

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  • Commissioner Ramsey speaks on police involved deadly shootings

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 22, 2013

    John Maxwell, assistant teaching professor in the College Of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on May 22 by WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the rise in police shootings.

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  • This Drexel game developer hired himself for his required co-op internship

    Technically Philly
    May 22, 2013

    Greg Lobanov, a senior in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was profiled in a May 22 Technically Philly story about working for his own company during his co-op requirement.

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  • MCCC graduates largest class ever this Thursday

    The Pottstown Mercury
    May 22, 2013

    The Pottstown Mercury and Patch.com mentioned that Drexel President John Fry will give the commencement address at Montgomery County Community College in May 22 articles on MCCC graduating its largest class ever.

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  • The True Meaning of Memorial Day

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 22, 2013

    Drexel’s Memorial Day Primer event, part of the “DU Remembers, Do You?” campaign and hosted by the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc) on May 22.

  • The Dynamic Process of Legislative History: The New Norm of Ad Hoc Legislating

    Law Library Blog
    May 21, 2013

    John Cannan, a research and instructional services librarian in the Earle Mack School of Law Legal Research Center, was mentioned in a May 21 blog post on Stanford University’s Law Library Blog for an article he published in the latest issue of the American Association of Law Libraries’ Law Library Journal on how legislative procedure shapes legislative history.

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  • Stop calling it a fartichoke

    Philly.com
    May 21, 2013

    Dr. Jonathan Deutsch, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a May 21 Philly.com article about sunchokes.

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  • Sleep monitors promise a better night's sleep

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 21, 2013

    Dr. Joanne Getsy, professor and medical director of the Drexel Sleep Center at Drexel’s College of Medicine, was interviewed for a WPVI-TV (6-abc) story on May 21 about how a sleep monitor can promise a better night’s sleep.

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  • An Exhibit to Remember!

    WTFX-TV (FOX-29)
    May 21, 2013

    The “Invasion: Diaries and Memories of War in Iraq” exhibit in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured on WTXF-TV (FOX-29)’s “Good Day Philadelphia” on May 21. Karen Curry, executive director of the Rudman Institute, was interviewed. It was also spotlighted on Uwishunu.com on May 22.

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  • How do you build up a city's brand?

    The Sacramento Business Journal
    May 21, 2013

    The Sacramento Business Journal mentioned Drexel University Sacramento May 21 for organizing an event where five top marketing experts will discuss ways that Sacramento’s brand can be remodeled.

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  • Spring comes sooner to Phila. - and that's not good

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 21, 2013

    The herbarium collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was highlighted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 21 about climate change and indicators of spring beginning earlier than in the past.

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  • Who's Minding Your Nest Egg?

    PBS
    May 21, 2013

    Norman Stein, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, appeared on “Inside E Street” on PBS May 21 to discuss Bernie Madoff and fiduciaries.

  • Why “African-American” is a Patronizing, Even Racist Term

    Counter Punch
    May 20, 2013

    Dr. M. G. Piety, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a May 20 Counter Punch story about the phrase “African-American.”

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  • Appiness

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    May 20, 2013

    A May 17 Philadelphia Business Journal story profiled Scholly LLC, which was founded by Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, Drexel graduate Nicholas Pirollo and an Amherst College student, that has launched an app to help users find college and grad-school scholarships for which they are available. The Scholly app, available on the iOS and Android platforms, was the 12th most popular education app in Apple’s App store.

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  • Prominent Video Game Professor Noah Wardrop-Fruin Visits Drexel University to Discuss the Future of Game Research

    Geekadelphia
    May 20, 2013

    The URBN Center was mentioned in a May 20 Geekadelphia post for hosting Dr. Noah Wardrip-Fruin, associate professor of Computer Science at the University of California Santa Cruz, for his talk on the future of video game research.

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  • Arrested Development Fans, Bluth Radio Is Here: Bluthify

    Evolver.fm
    May 20, 2013

    Bluthify, a free Arrested Development-themed web app that was created during Philly Music Hack Day at Drexel’s ExCITe Center, was mentioned in a May 20 Evolver.fm story

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  • People Who Call in Sick

    KTXL-SAC (FOX)
    May 20, 2013

    Dr. Sal Falletta, an associate professor and director for the Human Resource Development Program at Drexel University Sacramento, was interviewed in a May 20 KTXL-SAC (FOX) segment on calling in sick.

  • Music Therapy Could Ease Anxiety In Patients With Respiratory Failure, Study Finds

    The Huffington Post
    May 20, 2013

    Music therapy research led by Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Huffington Post article on May 20.

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  • HIV testing for teens remains a necessity

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 19, 2013

     Dr. Daniel Taylor, an associate professor at Drexel’s College of Medicine, wrote a May 19 editorial in The Philadelphia Inquirer about increasing cases of HIV infections in teenagers.

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  • As TV Migrates Online, Cable Is Under Pressure to Change

    CNBC.com
    May 19, 2013

    Andrew Susskind, an associate teaching professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and director of the television production and media management program, was quoted in a May 19 story on CNBC.com about the growing trend of people watching television shows online.

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  • free health screenings for veterans

    WIBG radio (1020-AM)
    May 18, 2013

    Dr. Leland “Rocky” Rockstraw, an assistant dean in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was a guest on the “Welcome Home Show” on WIBG radio (1020-AM) on May 18, discussing plans for students and faculty from the College to provide free health screenings for veterans at the City Council Veterans Resource Fair on May 22.

  • Best of Class

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    May 18, 2013

    Drexel was featured on May 18 through May 20 on WPVI-TV (6-abc) during its annual “Best of the Class” series.

  • Spring Festival on Walnut Street

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 17, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was included in a May 17 Philadelphia Daily News article for its participation in the Rittenhouse Row festival on May 18. A similar story also appeared in a May 16 Uwishunu blog post.

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  • Mad Dragon Records 10th Anniversary Concert at The Troc May 17

    The Deli
    May 17, 2013

    Drexel’s student-run record label, MAD Dragon Records, was featured in a May 17 post about its 10th anniversary on The Deli music blog.

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  • Food Stamps Get Licked by Cuts

    American Prospect
    May 17, 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 an article in The American Prospect magazine about food stamps on May 17.

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  • Arts Shuffle: May 17 - 24

    WHYY
    May 17, 2013

    The “Invasion: Diaries and Memories of War in Iraq” exhibit in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was spotlighted in the Philadelphia Daily News and on WHYY’s Arts Shuffle on May 17.

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  • Smuggled dinosaur's return may boost Mongolian paleontology

    LiveScience
    May 17, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a LiveScience article syndicated to NBCNews.com on May 17, about the development of Mongolian paleontology and a Mongolian delegation’s recent visit to the Academy. Dr. Clyde Goulden, director of the Academy’s Asia Center, was quoted, and Dr. Ted Daeschler, associate curator of vertebrate paleontology, was featured in a photo.

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  • Historian: Voyager spacecraft marked new age of discovery

    WHYY/Newsworks
    May 17, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a May 17 WHYY/Newsworks story as the host of a lecture by Arizona State University historian Stephen Pyne about the current state of exploration.

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  • Drexel Students Produce and Perform Two-Man Musical Comedy GUTENBERG!, 5/30-6/1

    BroadwayWorld.com
    May 16, 2013

    Dan Toll and Justin Romeo, seniors in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, were featured in a May 16 BroadwayWorld.com article about their two-man musical spoof Gutenberg! The Musical! It’s the first time a musical and a fully student-produced show have been performed in Drexel’s new Black Box Theater in the URBN Center.

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  • Plan B Political Football Irks Ob/Gyns

    MedPage Today
    May 16, 2013

    Dr. Owen Montgomery, chair of the obstetrics and gynecology department in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a May 16 MedPage Today article about teen access to emergency contraception.

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  • 'Music Hack Day' coming to Drexel's ExCITe Center; these robots are unimpressed

    WHYY-Radio (91-FM)
    May 16, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was interviewed in a May 16 WHYY-Radio (91-FM) “NewsWorks Tonight” story about the Center hosting the first Philadelphia Music Hack Day. A corresponding story was posted on Newsworks.org.  

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  • PhillyDeals: Everyone's got a point of view on tax hikes

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 16, 2013

     Dr. Mark Stehr, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 16 about proposed Philadelphia tax increases on alcohol and cigarettes.

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  • Help on Wheels for Philly's Public Health 'Time Bomb,' Hepatitis C

    City Paper
    May 16, 2013

    Dr. Stacey Trooskin, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a May 16 Philadelphia City Paper story about a mobile Hepatitis C testing lab that will bring testing to highest risk neighborhoods.

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  • How important is Chris Fouch?

    The Examiner
    May 15, 2013

    Senior basketball player Chris Fouch was profiled in a May 15 Examiner article for his eligibility to play a sixth season for Drexel.

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  • Apply for Drexel’s Incubator Competition summer prep program

    Technically Philly
    May 15, 2013

     A May 15 Technically Philly featured Drexel’s Incubator Competition summer prep program available to Drexel graduates and current students preparing for the university’s annual Incubator Competition.

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  • Noam Chomsky, Scholars Ask NY Times Public Editor to Investigate Bias on Honduras and Venezuela

    North American Congress on Latin America
    May 15, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was among the dozen experts on Latin America and the media who sent a petition available on the North American Congress on Latin America’s website to Margaret Sullivan, public editor of The New York Times, condemning the paper’s biased coverage of Honduras and Venezuela. He was featured in the Chestnut Hill Local on May 15 for his upcoming reading from his new book, “We Created Chavez: A People’s History of the Venezuelan Revolution.” The book also was reviewed on SocialWorker.org on May 15.

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  • Drexel's MAD Dragon record label turns out hits, careers in music business

    WHYY/Newsworks
    May 15, 2013

    Terry Tompkins, an associate teaching professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and the faculty advisor for MAD Dragon Records, was quoted in a May 15 WHYY/Newsworks story about the 10th anniversary of the student-run record label.

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  • Historical Marker Placed at Original Founding Site of Academy of Natural Sciences

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 15, 2013

    Dr. Robert McCracken Peck, senior fellow of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on May 15, about a new historical marker placed in Old City at the site of the Academy’s founding in 1812.

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  • Creative arts may ease cancer-related anxiety, pain

    Reuters Health
    May 15, 2013

    Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters Health article on May 15 about the value of creative arts for healing. The story ran in the Chicago Tribune and Yahoo! News.

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  • Climate research nearly unanimous on human causes, survey finds

    The Guardian
    May 15, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a May 15 Guardian article about climate change being mostly caused by humans.

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  • Drexel's Fouch gets NCAA clearance for sixth season

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 15, 2013

    Senior basketball player Chris Fouch was quoted in a May 15 Philadelphia Daily News story about the NCAA approving a waiver to extend his eligibility after he suffered a season-ending injury in the third game of the 2012-13 season.

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  • Best in Class Salute

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

    Drexel students were featured on a May 15 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story giving advice to incoming college freshman as part of 6 ABC’s “Best in Class” program.

  • The People, Representation, and Revolutionary Culture

    Counter Punch
    May 15, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, published a 2012 interview he conducted with Reinaldo Iturriza, Venezuela’s New Minister of Communes, in a May 15 Counter Punch article.

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  • Drexel Culinary Students Take Over Kitchen At Le Bec Fin For A Night

    KYW.com
    May 15, 2013

    A collaboration between culinary students in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies and the French restaurant Le Bec Fin was featured on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) and WPVI-TV (6-abc) on May 15. Culinary arts program director Jonathan Deutsch and student Noah Williams were quoted.

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  • Original Academy site to get historic marker

    Philadelphia Business Journa
    May 14, 2013

    On May 14, the Philadelphia Business Journal highlighted plans to dedicate a historic marker at the original site where the Academy of Natural Sciences was founded in 1812 as the first natural science institution in the Americas.

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  • Cicadas For Dinner? Entomologist Calls Insects ‘The Shrimp Of The Land’

    WCBS
    May 14, 2013

    Isabelle Betancourt, an entomologist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in stories about cicadas on WCBS radio in New York on May 14, and in a LiveScience article syndicated to FoxNews.com, on May 16.

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  • Student entrepreneurship: economy, costs and culture drive young startups

    Technically Philly
    May 14, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a May 14 Technically Philly article about student entrepreneurship for unveiling its Close School of Entrepreneurship.

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  • Mixed reaction outside Gosnell's shuttered clinic

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 13, 2013

    Drexel students Benjamin Pramuk, a student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, and Vincent Farace, a student in the College of Engineering, were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 13 about reactions to the verdict in the Kermit Gosnell abortion clinic trial.

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  • [OPINION] Round The Clock Surveillance: Is This The Price Of Living In A ‘Free, Safe’ Society?

    NJToday.com
    May 13, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an opinion piece on NJToday.com on May 13 about the tension between security and our constitutional rights. He was also interviewed on Wisconsin Public Radio about teenagers, terrorism and the role of social media.

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  • Exclusive: Shootings by Philly police soar as violent crime plummets

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 13, 2013

    Dr. Robert Kane, director of criminal justice in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on May 13 about shootings by police increasing even as violent crime decreases.

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  • Drexel launches pathology program

    Sacramento Business Journal
    May 13, 2013

    Drexel University was mentioned in a May 13 Sacramento Business Journal for its new pathology program at the Sacramento campus. Drexel Sacramento director and associate vice provost Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann was quoted.

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  • Breakroom Rule Breakers

    KTXL-SAC (FOX)
    May 13, 2013

    Dr. Sal Falletta, an associate professor and Director for the Human Resource Development Program at Drexel University Sacramento, was interviewed in a May 13 KTXL-SAC (FOX) segment on breakroom deal breakers.

  • KYW Business Report

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 13, 2013

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, dean of the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship, appeared on a May 12 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story to deliver statistics about mothers in the workplace.

  • Tangled Roots: Racial Identity and Family Trees

    The Huffington Post
    May 13, 2013

    Jennifer R. James, a graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a May 13 Huffington Post article about her struggles with her racial identity while researching her family tree.

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  • Continental Strikes Side Deal With Founder Harold Hamm

    The Wall Street Journal
    May 13, 2013

    Ralph A. Walkling, executive director of the Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted in a May 13 Wall Street Journal article about the deal Continental Resources Inc. made to commit $95.8 million to an unnamed and unbuilt oil pipeline.

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  • Robbers hold up 4 groups in West Philly; suspected in 5 other thefts

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 12, 2013

    Domenic Ceccanecchio, vice president for Public Safety, was quoted in a May 12 Philadelphia Daily News story about a robbery near campus on May 9. An anonymous Drexel student who was able to track the location of his stolen iPhone and help the police capture the robbers was also quoted.

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  • Locals help Drexel men, women dominate at Dad Vail Regatta

    Press of Atlantic City
    May 12, 2013

    Rower Kurt Linton was quoted and his teammates Casimir Czworkowski, Michael Faust, Marc Smith, Alex Antonioli, Julia Jackson, Bridget Pfeifer, Tim Drake, Cameron Staines, Daniel Dollin, Nicholas Capaldi, Dnaiel Palombo, Sierra Baca and Amanda Kleuser were mentioned in a May 12 Press of Atlantic City story about rowers on Drexel’s team from New Jersey. Paul Savell, director of rowing at Drexel, was also quoted in the story.

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  • After 17 years, ready to mate

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 12, 2013

    Jason Weintraub, collections manager of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 12 about cicadas.

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  • Cicadas: "The Shrimp of the Land"

    NBC
    May 12, 2013

    Isa Betancourt, an entomologist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in an NBCPhiladelphia.com story about cicadas on May 12 that was syndicated to NBC station sites nationally.

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  • GreenSpace: Cancer clusters or chance?

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 12, 2013

    Dr. Arthur Frank, a professor and chair of the department of Environmental and Occupational Health in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on May 12 about detecting cancer clusters.

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  • Poverty in America can be Resolved

    MSNBC
    May 12, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was a guest on the “Melissa Harris-Perry Show” on MSNBC on May 12, for a two-hour program focused on finding solutions to poverty in America. Tianna Gaines-Turner, a participant in the Center’s “Witnesses to Hunger” program and a member of the Center’s staff, was also a guest. Chilton also authored a column for the show’s website and was highlighted on the NBC News “In Plain Sight” blog.

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  • Drexel wins overall team title at Dad Vail Regatta

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 12, 2013

    Drexel’s Director of Rowing Paul Savell, was quoted in two Philadelphia Inquirer stories that ran May 12 and May 13 about the Dragons winning the 2013 Dad Vail Regatta team championship. Savell and senior rower Kurt Linton were quoted in a May 13 Philadelphia Daily News story about the victory. In addition, rowers Tim Drake and Cameron Staines were interviewed along with Savell and Director of Strength and Conditioning Michael Rankin during WPVI-TV (6-abc)’s coverage of the regatta on May 11.

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  • 2013 Biomedical and Health Science College Rankings in U.S.

    U.S. College Rankings
    May 11, 2013


    Drexel appeared in 113th place in U.S. College Rankings’  May 11 list of the top biomedical and health science colleges in the United States.

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  • Painting a Healthy City

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 11, 2013

    The “Painting a Healthy City” health fair and celebration held at the 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University was highlighted on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on May 11.

  • Glaucoma surgery practice patterns changing

    Eye World
    May 10, 2013

    Dr. Garry P. Condon, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in the cover feature in the May issue of Eye World about the shifting surgical practice patterns appearing in glaucoma surgery.Paste

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  • The real Robocop: Ex-policeman builds robot from household goods

    CNN.com
    May 10, 2013

     Drexel’s HUBO robots were mentioned in a May 10 CNN.com story about a retired police officer who built a rescue robot from spare electronics and parts he had around his house.

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  • Prepare teens for work

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 10, 2013

    An opinion piece on teen employment co-authored by Dr. Paul Harrington, professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College for Professional Studies, ran in The Philadelphia Inquirer on May 10.

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  • The Health Law and Its Incentives

    The New York Times
    May 10, 2013

    A letter to the editor by Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, ran in The New York Times on May 10.

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  • At Dad Vail Regatta, a Drexel crew rowing with purpose

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 10, 2013

    Rowers Jordan Marinchak and Taylor Brady and Athletics Director Dr. Eric Zillmer were quoted in a May 10 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Dragons wearing ribbons during the Dad Vail Regatta in honor of Marinchak’s cousin, Jeff Bauman, who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings. Director of Rowing Paul Savell and rower Sarah Messenger were interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about their participation in the 2013 Dad Vail Regatta.

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  • Drexel University’s ExCITe Center Hosting Music Hack Day

    Geekadelphia.com
    May 10, 2013

    Drexel’s ExCITe Center was mentioned as the host of Philadelphia Music Hack Day in a May 10 Geekadelphia.com post. The international event, which is being held in Philadelphia for the first time, will take place on May 18-19.

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  • Weekly Entertainment Guide - 'Bootycandy,' LOVE Your Park, and Night Market returns

    Newsworks
    May 10, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Bird Fest” was listed in Newsworks’ May 10 weekly entertainment guide.

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  • Jodi Arias Awaiting Jury's Decision on a Possible Death Sentence for her Crime

    FOX News
    May 10, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was interviewed on FOX News’ “Happening Now” on May 10 about the psychological effects of the Jodi Arias trial on jurors. He was also interviewed about the Cleveland kidnappings on KFBK Radio (Sacramento) on May 10.

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  • Chefs in Training: Culinary students converge in the Le Bec Kitchen

    Philadelphia City Paper
    May 9, 2013

    A collaboration between culinary students in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies and the French restaurant Le Bec Fin was featured in the Philadelphia City Paper on May 9.

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  • Cicada Invasion Preview From Philly Entomologist

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    May 9, 2013

    Greg Cowper, curatorial assistant in the department of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on May 9 about the history of cicada swarms. 

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  • Dimon Faces 'Whale' of a Battle to Maintain Dominance of J.P. Morgan

    FOX Business
    May 9, 2013

    Dr. David Becher, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a May 9 FOX Business story about splitting the CEO and chairman titles at J.P. Morgan.

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  • For Drexel's Hill, Dad Vail a family tradition

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 9, 2013

    The Philadelphia Inquirer published a story on May 9 about Drexel undergraduate student Dean Hill and his participation in the Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta. Drexel men’s and women’s crew coach Paul Savell was quoted in the story.

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  • Brooklyn Law Offers J.D. in an 'Intense' Two Years

    National Law Journal
    May 9, 2013

    The new two-year law degree in the Earle Mack School of Law was mentioned in an article in the National Law Journal on May 8.

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  • Free for All Over 'College for All'

    Inside Higher Ed
    May 9, 2013

    Dr. Amy Slaton, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story on Inside Higher Ed on May 9 about whether or not college is the right choice for everyone.

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  • Amanda Berry Child's 'Extreme Normal' Put to Test in Recovery

    ABCNews.com
    May 9, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Education, was quoted extensively throughout an article on ABCNews.com on May 9 about the psychological effects of captivity in relation to the kidnappings in Cleveland, Ohio. The story was picked up by numerous outlets. He was also interviewed on KTXL-TV FOX-40 (Sacramento) and KFBK-AM 1530 (Sacramento).

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  • BGOV Briefing: A Conversation On Pension Reform

    Bloomberg Government
    May 8, 2013

    Norman Stein, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was featured in a May 8 Bloomberg Government article for his participation in a Bloomberg-hosted panel on the potential impact of pension reform.

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  • Drexel eager to fight for Dad Vail crown

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 8, 2013

    Paul Savell, Drexel’s director of rowing, was quoted in a May 8 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel’s participation in the Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta this coming weekend.

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  • Mirror, Mirror: '20s craze culminates in release of 'Gatsby'

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 8, 2013

    Clare Sauro, the curator of Drexel’s Historic Costume Collection, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about 1920s fashion in the new movie “The Great Gatsby” on May 8.

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  • Drexel students craft vision for North 5th Street in Olney

    Flying Kite
    May 7, 2013

    Students in Drexel's Design & Merchandising Program were mentioned in a May 7 Flying Kite story about their involvement redecorating storefront windows with the North Fifth Street Revitalization Project.

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  • Drexel University Breaks Ground on Raymond G. Perelman Plaza

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    May 7, 2013

     The ceremonial groundbreaking for Drexel’s Raymond G. Perelman Plaza was featured on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on May 7.

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  • Wearable computers: Marty McFly, meet your jacket

    The Christian Science Monitor
    May 7, 2013

    Genevieve Dion, an assistant professor and director of the Shima Seiki Haute Technology Laboratory, was quoted in a May 7 LiveScience story that was picked up by The Christian Science Monitor and Yahoo!News Canada about clothing that functioned as devices.

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  • http://technical.ly/philly/2013/05/07/music-hack-day/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=music-hack-day&co=f000000009816s-1158206718

    Technically Philly
    May 7, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was quoted in a May 7 Technically Philly post about Philly’s first music hackathon, which will be held at the ExCITe Center on May 18-19.

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  • Can you become addicted to chocolate?

    South Florida Sun-Sentinel
    May 7, 2013

    Research led by Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was cited in an article about the addictive properties of chocolate that ran in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel on May 7.

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  • Pennsylvania, drug tests, unemployment and job creation

    WHYY
    May 7, 2013

    On May 7, Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the Goodwin College and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” about the lack of job growth in Pennsylvania.

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  • A study by Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was referenced in a Sports on Earth blog post on May 7 about the NCAA’s amateurism rules.

    Sports on Earth
    May 7, 2013

    A study by Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was referenced in a Sports on Earth blog post on May 7 about the NCAA’s amateurism rules.

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  • Reasons behind 3 women kidnapped

    FoxNews.com Live
    May 7, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was interviewed on FoxNews.com Live on May 7 about kidnapping victims being found in Cleveland, Ohio. He was also quoted in a story on this topic on ABCNews.com, which was picked up by ABC Radio and ran on a number of outlets. He was interviewed on KNX-Radio (Los Angeles).

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  • Tie on that apron, kids: Drexel University study says teens who have jobs are more likely to succeed

    Metro
    May 7, 2013

    A new study on teen employment by the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies was featured in the Metro on May 7. Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center, was quoted.

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  • Fixing the wounds in Camden's urban war zone

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 7, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Bloom, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in Philadelphia Inquirer and the Courier-Post articles on May 7 about trauma in Camden, N.J.

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  • Drexel Medical School Uses Lifelike Manikin To Teach Caesarean Sections

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. Owen Montgomery, a professor and chair of the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on May 6 about a cesarean section simulator that was tested in a simulation day with College of Medicine and College of Nursing and Health Professions students.

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  • Six Sites To Plug In or Connect To Quality Diabetes Info!

    Philadelphia Ujima
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. Renee E. Amori, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, wrote a May 6 blog post for Philadelphia Ujima about ways to find online information about diabetes.

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  • DREXEL WILL CONTINUE TO EXPAND, THIS TIME TO THE EAST

    Naked Philly
    May 6, 2013

    A May 6 Naked Philly post discussed Drexel’s recent purchase of land at 32nd and Market Streets in relation to other Drexel campus expansion projects.

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  • Adults With Autism Look for Programs To Help Them Adjust To World

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. James Connell, clinical core director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and an associate professor in the School of Education, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on May 6 about services for young adults on the autism spectrum.

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  • Philadelphia Burger Brawl

    Philadelphia Daily News
    May 6, 2013

    A photo from the annual Philadelphia Burger Brawl of culinary students Christina Nguyen, Bernadette Shallow, Kara Kokser and Sarah Ballentine from the Goodwin College of Professional Studies was featured in the Philadelphia Daily News on May 6.

  • Baruch, San Diego Student Investors Take Top Honors

    Bloomberg Businessweek
    May 6, 2013

    A May 6 Bloomberg Businessweek story mentioned Drexel as having the second highest student representation who placed in the Institutional Investor student competition, with 11 students in the top 100 analysts.

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  • Magnetic Resonator Piano uses magnets and lights to make new sound

    Technically Philly
    May 6, 2013

    The ExCITe Center’s magnetic resonator piano was featured in a May 6 Technically Philly blog post.

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  • Drexel plans health care series

    Sacramento Business Journal
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. Michael Howley, an associate clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business was mentioned in a May 6 Sacramento Business Journal as one of the speakers participating in the series of health care lectures at Drexel’s Sacramento campus.

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  • Reacting to a new world reality

    The Houston Chronicle
    May 6, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, co-authored an op-ed in the Houston Chronicle on May 6 about federal policies to support innovation.

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  • WHYY Radio
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, dean of the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was interviewed on the WHYY Radio (91-FM) program “Voices in the Family” on May 6, about women and leadership.

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  • Green Dot Cards Are Primary Source Of Payment Among Inmates In Baltimore Jail, Says U.S. Attorney

    The Huffington Post
    May 6, 2013

    Dr. Stephen Lankenau, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Baltimore Sun article syndicated to the Huffington Post on May 6, about alternative forms of currency in prisons.

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  • Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name Drugs

    WFMZ (MeTV)
    May 5, 2013

    Dr. Paul Langevin, an associate professor at Drexel’s College of Medicine, was interviewed in a May 5 WFMZ (MeTV) story about the debate between generic drugs and brand name drugs.

  • Some doctors refusing to adopt electronic records

    The Morning Call
    May 5, 2013

    Dr. Scot Silverstein, an assistant professor in the iSchool, was quoted on May 5 in The Morning Call in a story about the use of electronic records in doctor’s offices.

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  • Drexel offers lectures on health care changes ahead

    Sacramento Bee
    May 5, 2013

    Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel’s Sacramento campus, was quoted in a May 5 Sacramento Bee story about Drexel’s series of lectures on health care changes.

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  • Pennsylvania boy with skin disease sent home from school over improper hairstyle

    FOXnews.com
    May 5, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned for treating and giving shots to an 8-year-old-boy who was expelled from his Christian school for his hairstyle caused by Alopecia, a skin disease that causes hair to fall out. The story ran on May 5 on FOXnews.com and WTXF-TV (FOX-29).

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  • “A Glorious Enterprise”

    PCN-TV
    May 5, 2013

    Dr. Robert McCracken Peck, a senior fellow of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed on PCN-TV on May 5, about his book A Glorious Enterprise and the history of the Academy.

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  • Young gay athletes set tone for NBA coming out

    The Associated Press
    May 4, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in an Associated Press article about gay athletes that was picked up by Salon.com, Yahoo! News, Newsday and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, among other outlets, on May 4.

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  • Philly's Salvation Army gets $100,000 donation

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 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 in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 4 about a new program at the Salvation Army modeled on the Center’s “Witnesses to Hunger” program.

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  • Teenagers, social media, and terrorism: a threat level hard to assess

    Christian Science Monitor
    May 4, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article on May 4 about the use of social media in acts of terrorism. The story was also picked up by Yahoo! News.

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  • Drexel prof turns the cosmos into a musical instrument

    Philly.com
    May 3, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was mentioned in a May 3 Philly.com “Trending” blog post that linked to a story about his computer hack that turned star luminosity data into music on the Center’s magnetic resonator piano.

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  • Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing Wins Drexel's Westphal Award

    Women's Wear Daily
    May 3, 2013

    On May 3, Women’s Wear Daily featured the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s presentation of the Westphal Award to Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing.

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  • Will UCity high-rises hurt West Philly apartment demand?

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 2, 2013

    Drexel's campus expansion plans, including the recent purchase of the Firestone lot on Market Street, were featured in a May 2 Philadelphia Inquirer story.

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  • Central High School RoboLancers compete in FIRST World Championship

    Technically Philly
    May 2, 2013

    Drexel University’s Laboratory for Biological Systems Analysis was mentioned in a May 2 Technically Philly post for presenting during the annual Philly Robotics Expo during Philly Tech Week.

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  • Prepare Over the Summer to Attend an American College

    U.S. News & World Report
    May 2, 2013

    Mai-Linh Bui, an undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an article published on May 2 in U.S. News & World Report advising international students on how to prepare for attending an American university

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  • Health care law update

    WHYY
    May 2, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and the School of Public Health, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on May 2 about the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Arianna Huffington Wants You to Unplug

    Philadelphia Magazine
    May 2, 2013

    Kathy Volk Miller, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a blog post for Philadelphia Magazine about Arianna Huffington’s visit to campus, hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences.

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  • NCAA LABORATORIES OF HYPOCRISY

    Sports on Earth
    May 2, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Sports on Earth blog post on May 2 about the NCAA.

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  • Corbett's drug-test remark raises complex issues

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 2, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on May 2 about drug-testing workers.

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  • Temple withdraws boathouse proposal

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    May 1, 2013

    A May 1 Philadelphia Business Journal story reported Drexel recently made arrangements to take over operations of a private club on Boathouse Row.

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  • Philly Wasting Resources on Red Light Cameras?

    NBC10 Philadelphia
    May 1, 2013

    Dr. Joseph Martin, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a May 1 NBC10 Philadelphia online story about the effectiveness of stoplight cameras in the city.

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  • The National Surveillance State 2.0

    The Huffington Post
    May 1, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, co-authored an article for Huffington Post on May 1 about citizen participation in surveillance.

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  • Cicada Swarms

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    May 1, 2013

    Greg Cowper, curatorial assistant in the department of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on May 1 about cicada swarms. 

  • 'I Trusted 'Em': When NCAA Schools Abandon Their Injured Athletes

    The Atlantic
    May 1, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a story in The Atlantic on May 1 about whether or not universities are required to provide healthcare for injured athletes.

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  • What's in Drexel's closets? Timeless textile treasures

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    May 1, 2013

    The Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer on May 1. Clare Sauro, director of the collection, and Allen Sabinson, dean of the Westphal College, were quoted.

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