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Beginning with the 2010-11 academic year, 50 Philadelphia high school graduates per year will have the opportunity to attend Drexel, with fees and tuition paid 100 percent, as part of the University’s new Liberty Scholars program...
Drexel e-Learning students celebrated their academic success and the holiday season with President Pennoni (top, right) at a pre-Thanksgiving dinner on the University City Main Campus. Thirty e-Learning students and their guests joined President Pennoni, Chairman Greenawalt (top, left) and the University’s cabinet members for a holiday dinner...
The Drexel University Archives will host an exhibition of documents that explore the donation of rare books by George Miles Standish at W.W. Hagerty Library January 27-March 26. The Standish Collection, one of the oldest collections of books at Drexel, contains several incunabula—books printed in the years immediately following Gutenberg’s invention of the printing press. These are the rarest of rare books. Standish was an acquaintance of Drexel president James MacAlister, a fellow book collector. An opening reception for the exhibition will be held on January 27 from 4-6 p.m. at the Library. For more information about the University Archives, visit www.library.drexel.edu/archives.
Homecoming 2010: January 22-24
Students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to share their Dragon pride at Homecoming 2010, to be held the weekend of January 22-24. Activities include men’s and women’s basketball games, a swim meet and wrestling match at the Daskalakis Athletic Center, resident assistant and Triangle reunions and a dance party at the Armory...