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Four Named to Board
Drexel’s board of trustees recently welcomed four new new members: Paul "Mel" Baiada ’82, ’85; Dominic Frederico ’74, ’82; Stanley Silverman ’69, ’74; and D. Howard Pierce ’71, according to C.R. "Chuck" Pennoni ’63, ’66, ’92, board chairman. Baiada is the president and CEO of Bluestone Consulting, a Mount Laurel, N...
Baiada Center Aims to Retain Local Talent
The University recently announced the establishment of the Laurence Baiada Center for Entrepreneurship in Technology. The new Center aims to help retain Drexl’s graduates in technological fields in the Philadelphia region. Trustee Mel Baiada ’82, ’85 and an anonymous alumnus donated more than $3...
S. Herbert Raynes `37, who spent more than four decades at Drexel as a student, professor and administrator, died on June 30 at the age of 84. Two years after graduating from Drexel, Mr. Raynes became a mechanical engineering instructor at the University in 1939...
IST Hosts 2nd Annual Governor’s School
Thanks to a new $292,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Governor’s Office and the Department of Education, Drexel’s College of Information Science and Technology hosted its second Governor’s School for Information Technology in July. Last year, the School enabled 64 of the top high school engineering students in the Commonwealth to attend a five-week, intensive training session on Drexel’s campus...
Knowledge Management Collaboratory Introduced
Drexel’s College of Information Science and Technology (IST) has launched the Knowledge Management Collaboratory, a national center focused on the information dynamics of business and other enterprises. Housed at Drexel in the Rush Building, the Collaboratory is a virtual and face-to-face synergy of corporations, service agencies and scholars focused on information processes and structures in organizations...
Link-to-Learn Gives Teachers Tech Advantage