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The School of Education, directed by Dr. Fredricka Reisman, hosted The Drexel Symposium on School Community Engagement: A Creative Approach to School Violence Reduction on November 18-20. The symposium was geared toward professionals from all fields and featured workshops such as “Service Learning as a Creative Learning Strategy,” “Bullying Prevention: A School-wide Initiative” and “Creative Problem Solving Strategies for Educational Leaders...
Drexel e-Learning, Inc. Taking Drexel Worldwide
Drexel e-Learning, Inc., the University’s recently established, for-profit subsidiary, specializes in offering innovative, Internet-based distance education programs for working professionals in the United States and around the world. Led by President and Chief Executive Officer Dr...
In Memoriam: Jerry McFarland: 1935-2002
Jerry McFarland, former director of planning, design and construction, died on November 7 in Caldwell, Texas. He was 66. A native of Tyler, Texas, Mr. McFarland worked for the University from 1964 until his retirement in 1997. He earned his master’s degree in engineering management from Drexel in 1972...
Dr. Maurice Clifford: 1920-2002
Dr. Maurice Clifford, the 17th president of Medical College of Pennsylvania, died of a heart attack on November 3. He was 82. Dr. Clifford, MCP president from 1980-86, was the College’s first African American president. He was also Philadelphia’s first African American health commissioner, and former president and CEO of The Lomax Company...
Support Holiday Toy Drives
Students, faculty and staff can make a difference in the lives of hundreds of area children who might not receive gifts during the holidays by supporting Drexel’s toy drives. The Office of Government and Community Relations will host the Sixth Annual Holiday Toy Drive through December 19 at 4 p...
Health Sciences Students Help Local Homeless Shelters
Drexel Medical Students Aid St. Christopher’s Toy Drive
Benjamin Calesnick: 1915-2002
Dragon Statue “Roars” to Life
Records, Individual Achievements Highlight Fall Sports
Dr. Mary Simmonds Named American Cancer Society President
ELAM Applications Accepted
Drexel Named Green College Energy Buyer of the Year
UPCOMING CME PROGRAMS
Dr. and Mrs. Papadakis Host An International Thanksgiving
Stratakis Honored for Contribution to LeBow College of Business
Dr. Myrna B. Shure’s Parenting Tips Featured on WHYY-FM
Counseling Center Open House
Drexel University Cited by Chronicle of Philanthropy