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Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Five Things to Know about the Role of 'Place' in Asthma Research

February 24, 2015
A recent study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology claims that the long-held belief that asthma is more common in urban areas is not acc... Read More »
Ciccariello-Maher and Graham Take on Global Questions

Political Science Profs Ciccariello-Maher and Graham Take on Global Questions

December 19, 2014
Drexel University’s political science professors finish out the year on a high note. In Paris, France and Washington, D.C., our professors have been contributin... Read More »

Call for Participants: 2015 Summer Institute: Standards in Society

December 18, 2014
The history program at Drexel University invites applications from graduate students in all disciplines for participation in a two-week summer institute, “Stand... Read More »

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  • Building Energy Benchmarking

    Wednesday, March 11, 2015

    12:00 PM-2:00 PM

    LeBow Engineering Center, Hill Conference Room, Room 240, 31st and Market Streets, Philadelphia PA 19104

    • Everyone


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  • Special Lecture: Dr. Shi-yung Liu on East Asia under the Scope of Environmental History

    Friday, March 13, 2015

    2:00 PM-3:30 PM

    Macalister Hall 2019-2020

    • Undergraduate Students
    • Graduate Students
    • Faculty
    • Staff
    • Alumni

    Venture into history on the grand scale and search for a foundational question: how has the history in East Asia - China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan - been shaped by the environmental impacts? To respond such question, the study of environmental history in East Asia has been guided by three rules of thumb: population, evidence and environmental impact.

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