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Drexel University’s Law School was officially named in honor of philanthropist Earle Mack, class of 1959, a businessman, arts advocate and former U.S. ambassador to Finland, at a ceremony on Thursday, May 1. More than 300 invited guests, including Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell, former New York Governor George Pataki and John R...
More than 1,000 graduates and their guests came to campus to “treasure their past and discover their future” at the pirate-themed Blue and Gold Alumni Weekend on Friday and Saturday, May 2-3. As promised, the weekend was packed with activities for all ages, including the 50-year reunion celebration for the Class of 1958 and the class members’ induction into the Golden Dragon Society...
Grants and Awards
Dr. Alan Bandy, R.S. Hanson Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry, was awarded an NSF grant for $300,000 to determine the impact of atmospheric sulfur on cloud reflectivity and other properties in the region of the Humboldt Current in the southeastern portion of the Pacific Ocean...
Vice president Pete Frisko has announced the appointment of Patricia Davis Austin as associate vice president of corporate foundation relations for the Office of Institutional Advancement. Previously, Austin was the associate vice president of development and alumni relations at Philadelphia University...
Believing that seniors would enjoy a celebration of their college days as they prepare to embark on their professional lives, a group of Drexel undergraduates is spearheading an initiative to create a new tradition for graduating seniors, called “Bon Voyage...
Dignitaries Break Ground on 34th Street Residence Hall
Drexel Hosts Event with Governor Bill Richardson
DUCoM Awards Doctor of Humane Letters to Michael Milken
President Papadakis Announces 2008 Staff Awards Program
Drexel’s Sustainability Initiatives Growing Thanks to Drexel Green
Drexel Athletics Wins NCAA Diversity Award
Dragons Rank Among Nation’s Best in Three Sports
11th Street Health Center Cited as National Model