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$415,000 Grant Will Aid `Virtual Learning` Project
The National Commission for Educational Statistics reported that only 20 percent of new and veteran teachers are confident in using modern technology in the classroom. A grant to Drexel`s School of Education may help change that...
Ridge Increases Funding under Proposed Budget
Under Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge`s proposed budget for FY 1999-2000, the Commonwealth will increase funding for both Drexel and MCP Hahnemann Universities. Drexel`s proposed allocation increased $166,000 from last year`s total to $6,789,000...
Onaral Named President of IEEE Medical Society
Dr. Banu Onaral, director, Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, will serve as president of the Engineering and Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers...
In 1891, Thomas Edison was among the attendees at the dedication of the Drexel Institute of Art, Science and Industry. In 1848, the Homeopathic College of Pennsylvania, later Hannemann University, was established by Constantine Hering, Jacob Jeanes and Walter Williamson...