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Spanning the Globe: Drexel Research Reaches Around the World in 2014

November 19, 2014
Spanning the Globe: Drexel Research

The coast of Antarctica. The Canadian Arctic. Delhi, India. The Congo. There's little that these places, oceans apart, seem to have in common, except for this: At some point in 2014, researchers from Drexel were or will be visiting them, helping to make discoveries and an impact on people's lives....

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Meshagae Hunte-Brown Wins Outstanding Online Faculty Award

October 28, 2014
Meshagae Hunte-Brown

Meshagae Hunte-Brown, PhD has been selected by Dean Murasko as the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Online Faculty Award for National Distance Learning Week....

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R. Vivian Allahyari Wins Honorable Mention at Discovery Day

October 10, 2014
R. Vivian Allahyari

R. Vivian Allahyari, a 2nd year Ph.D. student in the Garcia Lab, received an honorable mention at Drexel University College of Medicine’s (DUCOM) Discovery Day 2014....

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Video Captures Gail Hearn's Legacy

September 25, 2014
Gail Hearn, PhD

This summer, renowned Drexel conservationist Gail W. Hearn, PhD, retired from her roles as director of the Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program (BBPP) and professor of biology at Drexel University. Hearn built a distinguished career in conservation, education and research, focusing her efforts over...

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Ezekiel Crenshaw Awarded R36 NIH Grant

September 04, 2014
Ezekiel Crenshaw

Ezekiel Crenshaw, a PhD candidate in the lab of Aleister Saunders, PhD (Co-Advised by Michael Akins, PhD), has been awarded the Aging Research Dissertation Award to Increase Diversity (R36) from the National Institutes of Health....

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Lee Dolat Awarded F31 NIH Grant

August 21, 2014
Lee Dolat

Lee Dolat, PhD student in the Spiliotis lab, was awarded an F31 grant from the NIH titled "Regulation of Cell Migration by Septin 2 in Renal Cancer"...

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Meet Biologist Katy Gonder

June 25, 2014
Katy Gonder

Katy Gonder, PhD, comes to Drexel with nearly 20 years of research experience from Central Africa. The primate enthusiast specializes in African biodiversity and conservation strategies, and joins bio prof Gail Hearn as co-director of the Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program....

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Xiaobo Bai and Siddhita Mhatre Awarded For Research Excellence

June 05, 2014
Siddhita Mhatre and Xiaobo Bai

Xiaobo Bai (Spiliotis Lab) and Siddhita Mhatre (Marenda Lab), were awarded Research Excellence Awards through the Office of Graduate Studies at Drexel Graduate Student Day on May 30, 2014....

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You Catch (and Kill) More Flies with This Sweetener…

June 05, 2014
Flies that have been killed by sweetener

In a study that began as a sixth-grade science fair project, researchers at Drexel University have found that a popular non-nutritive sweetener, erythritol, may be an effective and human-safe insecticide....

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BGSA Won Most Active Organization Award

June 04, 2014
BGSA Most Active Organization Awards

BGSA Won Most Active Organization Award for 2013-2014 at Graduate Student Day....

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Can (Martin) Zhang Named Drexel Magazine's 2014 "40 Under 40"

June 04, 2014
Martin Zhang Drexel Magazine 2014

Can (Martin) Zhang, PhD '07, was recently named to Drexel Magazine's 2014 "40 Under 40"....

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STEM Teaching Innovation, Mentoring at Drexel to Expand with HHMI Grant for Improving Undergraduate Retention

May 29, 2014
Students in science lab

Drexel University has been awarded funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) of $1.2 million over five years to implement strategies intended to increase the retention of undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) majors. Drexel's project is focused on t...

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