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  • Graphic Arts Student Gains Valuable Lessons From Unconventional Project

    Courier Post
    March 31, 2012

    Philip Gross, a graphic design student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, and Jody Graff, graphic design program director, were interviewed in a Courier Post story about their role in designing Fleisher Art Memorial’s ColorWheels vehicle.

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  • Your Old Xbox Could Be Stealing Your Credit Card

    MSNBC.com
    March 30, 2012

    The research of Ashley Podhradsky, an assistant professor in the Goodwin College, and Dr. Rob D’Oividio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned on MSNBC.com and USATODAY.com, among numerous other outlets, in a story on accessing credit card information via refurbished Xboxes.

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  • Local Experts Say Huge Lottery Prize May Subvert Realistic Goals

    KYW Newsradio (1060AM)
    March 30, 2012

    Dr. Ron Bishop, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060AM) about the Mega Millions lottery.

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  • Oddball Theater on The Rise in Philadelphia Region

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 30, 2012

    The theater program in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was mentioned in The Philadelphia Inquirer in a story on oddball theater.

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  • Kitchen Nightmares

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    March 30, 2012

    Goodwin College of Professional Studies students Andrew Bohinick and John Boswell were featured on FOX’s “Kitchen Nightmares.” The episode, in which Chef Gordon Ramsay transforms Zócalo Mexican restaurant, aired on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on March 30 at 8 p.m. EST.

  • Philadelphia Business Journal Names Healthiest Employers

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 30, 2012

    The Philadelphia Business Journal named Drexel one of the healthiest employers in the Delaware Valley.

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  • A Glorious Collection

    NPR’s Science Friday Arts Blog
    March 30, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in the Gloucester County Times and on NPR’s Science Friday Arts Blog on March 30 about its bicentennial celebration.

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  • Over-Protective Parenting

    WPHT-AM 1210’s Dom Giordano Show
    March 30, 2012

    Kathleen Volk Miller, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPHT-AM 1210’s Dom Giordano Show about over-protective parents.

  • Climate Change Predictions

    Nature Climate Change
    March 30, 2012

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in the April issue of Nature Climate Change for his study on what predicts public opinion on climate change.

  • Legal Experts Offer Predictions on Fate of Health-Reform Legislation

    Yahoo!
    March 30, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a HealthDay article syndicated to MSN.com, Yahoo! and other outlets, about predictions of the fate of health-reform legislation.

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  • The Creative Thinking Myth

    Psychology Today
    March 29, 2012

    The research of Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Psychology Today blog post about creative thinking.

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  • Hackers Can Steal Credit Card Information From Your Old Xbox, Experts Tell Us

    Kotaku (Gawker network)
    March 29, 2012

    Dr. Ashley Podhradsky, an assistant professor in Goodwin College, and Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, were quoted in a Kotaku (Gawker network) article about their cybersecurity research with Xbox video game consoles.

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  • Autism Cases in Pa. Above National Average

    Associated Press
    March 29, 2012

    Dr. Felicia Hurewitz, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Drexel Autism Support Program, was quoted in an Associated Press article about rising autism rates in Pennsylvania.

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  • JetBlue Co-pilot, Unlikely Hero, Instant Celebrity

    Associated Press
    March 29, 2012

    Dr. Ron Bishop, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Associated Press story about the JetBlue co-pilot who allegedly became an instant celebrity after calling for an emergency landing and dealing with an unruly former pilot.

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  • New High in U.S. Autism Rates Inspires Renewed Debate

    Reuters
    March 29, 2012

    Dr. Craig Newschaffer, a professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health, and director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was quoted in a Reuters article that was picked up by CNBC, The National Post, The Chicago Tribune, Yahoo! and other outlets, about new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data on the prevalence of autism. Newschaffer’s research was also mentioned in the version of an Associated Press article that ran in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 30.

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  • As the Justices Scrutinize the Health Law

    The New York Times
    March 28, 2012

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, wrote a letter to the editor about allowing cameras in the Supreme Court that was published in The New York Times.

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  • 'Bully' Movie to be Released 'Unrated'

    Christian Science Monitor
    March 28, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence in Goodwin College, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor about the forthcoming film “Bully."

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  • Montco Students Learn Engineering Skills in ‘Bridges & Boats’ Competition

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 28, 2012

    Drexel engineering students were mentioned on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) for assisting middle school students in a “Bridges & Boats” competition held in Elkins Park. The story also appeared on WCAU-TV (NBC-10).

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  • New Film: "Bully"

    WKGO radio (Sacramento)
    March 28, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence, was interviewed on WKGO radio (Sacramento) about the new film “Bully.”

  • Alternative Spring Break

    WALB-TV (news-10)
    March 27, 2012

    Students participating in Drexel’s Alternative Spring Break, a weeklong volunteer experience, in Albany, Ga. were mentioned on WALB-TV (news-10).

  • Is There a Limit to Congressional Power?

    WTOP-FM 103.5 (Washington, D.C.)
    March 27, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was interviewed on WTOP-FM 103.5 (Washington, D.C.) about the Supreme Court’s health care hearings. He also wrote a column on this topic for The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 28.

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  • U.S. Navy Program to Study How Troops Use Intuition

    New York Times blog
    March 27, 2012

    Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a New York Times blog article about a new U.S. Navy program studying how troops use intuition. His research was also mentioned in a Harvard Business Review blog post about ways to foster creativity and insight. The article was also picked up by Wired.com.

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  • A Technology Not Quite Set to Stun

    The National
    March 27, 2012

    A project using 3-D printing to create models of dinosaur fossils by Dr. Ken Lacovara, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. James Tangorra, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was mentioned in an article in The National, the leading English-language publication of the United Arab Emirates.

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  • Cupboards of Curiosities Spill Over

    The New York Times
    March 27, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a New York Times article and photo slideshow about the Academy’s 200th anniversary and its history as documented in the book, A Glorious Enterprise: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Making of American Science.

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  • The Mighty Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Of

    The New York Times
    March 27, 2012

    Dr. Dave Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a New York Times article about Emmy Noether, an important but obscure 20th-century mathematician.

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  • Challenge to the Affordable Care Act

    Oregon Public Radio and WHYY/Newsworks
    March 27, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was interviewed on Oregon Public Radio’s “Think Out Loud” regarding the Affordable Health Care Act. He was also interviewed on WHYY-FM (90.1)/Newsworks.org.

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  • 'Nightmare' for Students

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    March 27, 2012

    The upcoming appearance of Goodwin College students Andrew Bohinick and John Boswell on the March 30 episode of FOX’s “Kitchen Nightmares” was noted in the Philadelphia Daily News.

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  • Shooting of Florida Teen Trayvon Martin

    WABC-77 Radio
    March 26, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on the Geraldo Rivera Show on WABC-77 Radio about the shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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  • Drexel's Bruiser Flint Gets Extension

    The Associated Press
    March 26, 2012

    A multi-year contract extension for men’s basketball coach Bruiser Flint—after a highly successful season—was noted in stories by the Associated Press, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune and other outlets.

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  • The Call For Cameras In The Courtroom

    The Huffington Post
    March 26, 2012

    An op-ed by Lisa McElroy, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, regarding the use of cameras in the Supreme Court was published in The Huffington Post.

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  • Supreme Court Hears Health Care Challenge

    "Think Out Loud" (Oregon Public Radio)
    March 26, 2012

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on “Think Out Loud” on Oregon Public Radio.

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  • SCOTUS Takes on Health Care Law, Day One

    “Airtalk with Larry Mantle” (89.3-KPCC)
    March 26, 2012

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on “Airtalk with Larry Mantle” on 89.3 KPCC about health care reform.

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  • Drexel Students Learn to Surf the Stacks

    Philadelphia Metro
    March 26, 2012

    Dr. Eileen Abels, a professor and associate dean for academic affairs in The iSchool at Drexel, was quoted in a Philadelphia Metro story about how the study of library science is changing with the advent of new research technology.

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  • Three Local Med Students Are Inaugural Brody Fellowship Recipients

    Newsworks.org
    March 26, 2012

    Daphney Jean, a student in the College of Medicine, was mentioned on Newsworks.org as a winner of a fellowship from the Philadelphia Foundation’s Brody Family Medical Trust Fund.

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  • Multi-Media Light Show Highlights Academy Of Natural Sciences 200th Annniversary

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 26, 2012

    A multimedia laser light show at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was highlighted in a story on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM).

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  • U.S. Supreme Court Health Care Law Review to Start

    San Francisco Chronicle
    March 26, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Hearst Newspaper article about the Supreme Court’s examination of the Affordable Health Care Act that was picked up by the San Francisco Chronicle, the Houston Chronicle and other outlets.

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  • Trayvon Martin's Death Made Hoodies a Political Statement

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 26, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence in Goodwin College, was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer on the criminalization of hoodies. His Forbes.com interview on bullying also was picked up by MSNBC.com on March 26.

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  • Workers of the World, Move!

    Philly.com
    March 26, 2012

    Dr. James Herbert, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a JobWeek column that was picked up by Philly.com, regarding his tread-desk.

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  • Taking the 'Swiss Army knife' of art to the people

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 25, 2012

    Graphic design students Catherine Lewandowski and Philip Gross in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design were quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer on March 25 in an article about the ColorWheels mobile art studio they helped design for Fleisher Art Memorial.

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  • Anger over shooting of Trayvon Martin

    Newstalk ZB
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed about Trayvon Martin on Newstalk ZB, New Zealand’s largest radio station.

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  • Law Professor Concerned ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws Will Lead To More Violence

    KYW Newsradio
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio about Stand Your Ground laws in relation to the shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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  • History-Making SCOTUS Health Care Review This Week

    NBC-10 @Issue
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and the Earle Mack School of Law, appeared on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) @Issue to discuss the Supreme Court’s examination of the Affordable Health Care Act.

     

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  • US could bring hate crime charge in Trayvon Martin shooting if there’s evidence of racial bias

    The Washington Post
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs , associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in an Associated Press story on Flordia teen Trayvon Martin. The story was picked up by Fox News Latino, the Washington Post and the New York Post, among numerous other outlets.

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  • The Issues Surrounding The Case Of Trayvon Martin & The “Stand Your Ground” Law

    TVOne's Washington Watch with Roland Martin
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs , associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was featured on TVOne’s Washington Watch with Roland Martin, discussing the case of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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  • Healthcare Providers Requiring Proficiency in Geriatrics, Regardless of Specialty

    Healthcare Briefings
    March 25, 2012

    Dr. Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Healthcare Briefings article, about the growing need for healthcare professionals who are proficient in geriatric care.

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  • Celebrating 200 Years of Exploration

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 25, 2012

    The Philadelphia Inquirer published a photo from the kick-off of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Bicentennial celebration.

  • Oldest US Natural History Museum Offers Rare Peek

    The Associated Press
    March 24, 2012

    An Associated Press story on the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University’s bicentennial celebration was picked up by numerous outlets, including ABCNews.com, the Boston Globe, the Huffington Post and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Students Around The Region Participate In 7th Annual Sea Perch Challenge

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 24, 2012

    Joanne Ferroni, director of University and Community Partnerships was quoted on KYW-TV (CBS -3), WPSG-TV (CW Philly-57) and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) in a  story on the College of Engineering’s seventh annual Greater Philadelphia Sea Perch Challenge.

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  • Drexel Student Finds Unique Way To Make Friends At School

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 24, 2012

    Emmanuel Okyere, a student in the Goodwin College, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about his dorm-room barbershop.

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  • Obama on Trayvon Martin death: a time of 'soul-searching' for 'all of us'

    The Christian Science Monitor
    March 23, 2012

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor in an article on the shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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  • U.S. science started here The Academy of Natural Sciences celebrates its 200th anniversary

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 23, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured on WCAU-TV (NBC-10).  The Academy is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year and gave media a preview of the special anniversary exhibits. The preview of the celebration was also mentioned on KYW-TV (CBS-3) and WPVI-TV (6-abc). The Academy’s historic legacy and anniversary festivities were also featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article.

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  • Chavez's ally army rises to fore in Venezuela

    Reuters Venezuela
    March 23, 2012

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Reuters Venezuela article on Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.

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  • Phila. to Host National Hunger Conference in May

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 22, 2012

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article, about the national conference on hunger that the Center will run in Philadelphia in May, as well as other achievements of the Center.

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  • Donation Helps Launch New Autism Research Center at Drexel

    WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org
    March 22, 2012

    Dr. Craig Newschaffer, professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a story on WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org, about the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute. Newschaffer will lead the Institute, which is the nation’s first autism center focused on public health science and recently received a gift of $1.5 million from the Charles and Barbara Close Foundation.

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  • Legal Experts See a Close Win For Health-Reform Law

    MSN.com
    March 22, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a HealthDay story syndicated to MSN.com, Yahoo! News and other outlets, about the Supreme Court’s upcoming review of  health care reform legislation.

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  • Cultural Phenomenon of "The Hunger Games"

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    March 22, 2012

    Dr. Ron Bishop, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about the cultural phenomenon of the new movie “The Hunger Games.”

  • Trayvon Martin case shows evolving influence of black community

    Christian Science Monitor
    March 22, 2012

    Donald Tibbs, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article regarding the shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

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  • Most Bulimics End Up Gaining Many Pounds

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 21, 2012

    An article in the Philadelphia Inquirer featured the research of Dr. Michael Lowe, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Jena Shaw, a doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, showing that a majority of women with bulimia tend to reach their highest weight after developing the eating disorder despite extreme behaviors to control their weight.

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  • Drexel’s NIT Run Ends With 72-70 Loss to UMass

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 21, 2012

    Men’s Basketball Head Coach Bruiser Flint and junior guard Frantz Massenat were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the team’s loss to Massachusetts in the quarterfinals of the National Invitation Tournament. ESPN.com and the Boston Herald also ran stories about the game.

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  • Philadelphia's Academy of Natural Sciences Celebrating its Bicentennial

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 21, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a front-page Philadelphia Inquirer article about its bicentennial celebration. George Gephart, president and CEO of the Academy and Dr. Ken Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, were quoted.

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  • Body Found in River That of Drexel Professor

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 21, 2012

    The Philadelphia Inquirer ran an article about the death of Nagesh Idupulapati, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering.

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  • Academy's Bicentennial Celebration

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 21, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was highlighted on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) in a story about its bicentennial celebration.

  • 'Imagine' That: Fostering Creativity In The Workplace

    NPR’s Fresh Air
    March 21, 2012

    The research of Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, about the neuroscience of creative insight, was mentioned on NPR’s Fresh Air.

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  • Violence in the movie “The Hunger Games”

    KFBK radio (Sacramento)
    March 21, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence, was interviewed on KFBK radio (Sacramento) about violence in the new movie “The Hunger Games.”

  • Mobile Art Program Hits Streets of South Philly

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    March 21, 2012

    Graphic design students from Drexel University’s Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design were featured in the Philadelphia Tribune for their role in designing the “ColorWheels” mobile art studio for Fleisher Art Memorial. Graphic design student Philip Gross was quoted.

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  • Drexel to Launch Autism Institute

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 20, 2012

    An article in the Philadelphia Business Journal noted that the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, led by Dr. Craig Newschaffer, professor and chair of the department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health, received a gift of $1.5 million from the Charles and Barbara Close Foundation, founded by Drexel alumnus Charles Close (’36). Dr. Marla Gold, dean of the School of Public Health, was quoted.

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  • Fleisher Van: Art Classes on Wheels

    WHYY-FM (90.1)/Newsworks.org
    March 20, 2012

    Graphic design students from Drexel University’s Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design were spotlighted on WHYY-FM (90.1)/Newsworks.org for their role in designing the “ColorWheels” mobile art studio for Fleisher Art Memorial.

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  • Science Festival Blows Up Good

    Philly.com
    March 20, 2012

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the Music, Entertainment, Technology Lab, and undergraduate student Matthew Zimmerman were mentioned in a Philly.com story about the Philadelphia Science Festival. Kim’s lab developed an app for festival-goers to keep track of events and exhibits during the festival, which will take place April 20-29.

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  • The Case for Cameras in the Supreme Court

    Huffington Post
    March 20, 2012

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Huffington Post story on cameras in the Supreme Court.

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  • How Did We Get Here?

    American Bar Association magazine, PREVIEW
    March 20, 2012

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in the March issue of an American Bar Association magazine, PREVIEW, in a story about the upcoming Supreme Court health care case. He was also quoted on Minnesota Public Radio’s news web site in a story about the health care reform law.

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  • Big Cases, Out of The spotlight

    National Law Journal
    March 19, 2012

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in the National Law Journal in article on upcoming Supreme Court cases and grooming the next generation of Supreme Court aficionados.

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  • Military Psychology Analysis

    MSNBC's Politics Nation
    March 19, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, director of athletics and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on MSNBC's Politics Nation regarding the U.S. soldier's shooting rampage in Afghanistan.

  • Manufacturers Seek Skilled Workers

    Boston Globe
    March 18, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the Goodwin College and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in the Boston Globe on March 11 regarding the shortage of labor for skilled workers. He was also quoted in the Providence Journal on March 18 in an article about Rhode Island’s struggling economy.

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  • Drexel Student Runs a Dorm-Room Barbershop

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2012

    Drexel sophomore Manny Okyere, was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about running his own barbershop out of his University Crossing dorm room.

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  • Scrabble Competition Draws Players to Drexel

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article for hosting the After School Activities Partnerships’ Philly Play Scrabble event.

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  • Small Businesses, Big Challenges

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2012

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the challenges small businesses face.

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  • Memory StreamDipping into Philadelphia's Illustrated Past

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer in a story about its 200-year history and ongoing bicentennial celebration.

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  • Drexel Advances in NIT With 65-63 Win Over Northern Iowa

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 18, 2012

    Head Coach Bruiser Flint and players on the men’s basketball team were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about their win over Northern Iowa and advancement to the quarterfinals of the National Invitation Tournament.

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  • ASU Sets Sights on Presence in California

    The Arizona Republic
    March 18, 2012

    David Stewart, director of graduate programs for Drexel's LeBow College of Business in Sacramento, was quoted in The Arizona Republic in a story about Arizona State University establishing a satellite presence in Los Angeles.

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  • St. Baldrick’s Head Shaving Event

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 16, 2012

    Drexel’s Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity was mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) for hosting the 6th annual St. Baldrick’s Head Shaving event. Proceeds were donated to children’s cancer research.

  • Residency Letters Arrive

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10) and WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    March 16, 2012

    Fourth-year students in the Drexel University College of Medicine were mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) and WPVI-TV (6-abc) for opening up their residency letters to find out where they will begin their careers as physicians.

  • Dismal Old University Cafeterias Are Out, Community Is In

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    March 16, 2012

    Rita LaRue, senior associate vice president for business services, was quoted in a Philadelphia Business Journal story about the improved dining experiences on university campuses.

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  • U.S. Soldier's Shooting Rampage

    MSNBC's News Nation
    March 16, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of athletics, was interviewed on MSNBC's News Nation regarding a U.S. soldier's shooting rampage in Afghanistan.

  • Are You A Bully And Don't Even Know It?

    Forbes.com
    March 16, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence, was quoted in a story on Forbes.com regarding bullying and self-evaluation.

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  • Afghan Killing Probe to Look at Suspect's Mental Health

    CNN.com
    March 16, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, director of athletics and a professor of psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted on CNN.com regarding the shooting rampage by a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan. 

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  • Convergence, Diversity and Inclusion About Autism

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    March 15, 2012

    Dr. Felicia Hurewitz, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Drexel Autism Support Program, was quoted in a story in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Convergence, Diversity and Inclusion” supplement, about autism in college students.

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  • Virtual Therapy

    American Psychological Association’s Monitor Magazine
    March 15, 2012

    Dr. James Herbert, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and his colleagues Dr. Evan Forman, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Erica Yuen and Elizabeth Goetter, Ph.D. students in the College of Arts and Sciences, were featured in the cover story of the March issue of the American Psychological Association’s Monitor magazine for their work on remote, Internet-based treatment.

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  • Is There a Bad Side to Nice Weather?

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 15, 2012

    Jason Weintraub, entomologist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was interviewed on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) and WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the effect of a warm March on insects.

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  • Sparks Fly Over Graphene Energy Device

    Nature.com
    March 15, 2012

    Dr. Yury Gogotsi, a professor in the College of Engineering and director of the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, was quoted in a Nature.com blog entry about the viability of a new type of battery that researchers claim can generate an electric current by drawing ambient thermal energy from its surroundings.

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  • How to Protect Yourself from Hackers

    Mademan.com
    March 14, 2012

    Dr. Ashley Podhradsky, assistant professor in Goodwin College’s School of Technology and Professional Studies, was quoted on Mademan.com in a story about deleting old electronic files.

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  • Online Access For Job Seekers

    CBSPhilly.com
    March 14, 2012

    KEYSPOT, a partnership funded by federal stimulus grants and led by the City Urban Affairs Coalition and Drexel University, was featured in a CBSPhilly.com story.

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  • Ask the Doctor: Is it Possible to Become Addicted to Chocolate?

    Newsday
    March 14, 2012

    Research by Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Newsday article, about whether it is possible to be addicted to chocolate.

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  • U.S. Soldier Shooting Rampage in Afghanistan

    WOR Newsradio (710-AM)
    March 14, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, director of athletics and a professor of psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on New York’s WOR Newsradio (710-AM) regarding the shooting rampage by a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan.

  • Jedi Knights of Online Privacy Strike Back at Data-Mining Empires

    Christian Science Monitor
    March 14, 2012

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor in a story on data mining.

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  • Drexel Men Win in NIT

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 14, 2012

    Chris Fouch, a junior guard on the men’s basketball team, and Frantz Massenat, a sophomore point guard on the team, were highlighted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about Drexel’s win over the University of Central Florida in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament. The Dragons will host Northern Iowa on March 18 for their second-round match-up.

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  • Employee Stock Options

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 12, 2012

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about stock options for employees.

  • Delaware Women Top Drexel to Win CAA Crown

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 12, 2012

    Drexel Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the team’s loss to Delaware in the championship game of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament.

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  • Drexel's NIT Basketball Fate

    ESPN Radio Game Night
    March 12, 2012

    Coaches and players on the men’s basketball team were highlighted on a variety of sports radio stations including ESPN Radio Game Night, Fox Sports Radio, Sirius Sports Radio, Mad Dog Radio and more for the team’s potential selection into the NCAA tournament and ultimate placement in the National Invitation Tournament.

  • 3-D Scanning, Robotics Will Allow Scientists to Picture Dinosaurs Like Never Before

    WHYY radio (91-FM)
    March 12, 2012

    A story on WHYY radio (91-FM) and Newsworks.org featured the history and bicentennial of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and new technology in modern paleontology. Jason Pool, paleontology lab manager at the Academy, Dr. Ken Lacovara, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. James Tangorra, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, were quoted.

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  • Academy of Natural Sciences Gave Evolution an Early Boost

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 12, 2012

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was also featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer in a story about its history and bicentennial. Robert Peck, curator of arts and artifacts at the Academy, was quoted in the story.

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  • Magic Johnson Film on HIV

    Christian Science Monitor
    March 12, 2012

    Dr. Seth Welles, a professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor story about the public health impact of Magic Johnson’s announcement 20 years ago that he is HIV-positive.

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  • The Psychological Toll of War

    CNN.com
    March 12, 2012

    Dr. Eric Zillmer, director of athletics and a professor of psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on MSNBC’s News Nation regarding the shooting rampage by a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan. He also authored an article for CNN.com.

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  • Witnesses to Hunger

    Boston Globe
    March 11, 2012

    Witnesses to Hunger, a research and advocacy project developed at the School of Public Health, was featured in a Boston Globe blog post on March 9, about the new Witnesses to Hunger – Boston exhibit. The program was also mentioned on the Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC, in a segment about extreme poverty. Bonita Cuff, one of the “Witnesses” participants in Boston, was interviewed.

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  • Madness of March: NCAA Gets Paid, Players Don’t

    Salon.com
    March 11, 2012

    A study by Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor of Sport Management in the Goodwin College, that calculated the annual revenue that new TV contracts negotiated since 2007 will bring to the NCAA and five major athletic conferences was mentioned in a Salon.com article.

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  • Drexel Has to Settle for NIT Berth

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 11, 2012

    Men’s Basketball Head Coach Bruiser Flint was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the results of the NCAA Tournament selection. Drexel did not make the NCAA men’s basketball tournament field but did earn a No. 3 seed in the National Invitation Tournament.

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  • Young? Unemployed? You're not alone

    Newsworks.org
    March 9, 2012

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Newsworks.org story regarding unemployment among young adults.

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  • Leatherback Turtles Wear Tracking Backpacks

    Discovery News
    March 9, 2012

    Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story on Discovery News about a new study he coordinated to develop a map of migration patterns of critically endangered leatherback turtles in the Pacific.

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  • Songs For Healing: Can Music Be The Cure?

    Northwest Indiana Times
    March 8, 2012

    Music therapy research led by Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was discussed in a Medill Reports article published on the Northwest Indiana Times.

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  • Philly Group Encourages Teen Girls To Try Out Tech

    Newsworks.org
    March 8, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned on Newsworks.org for hosting about a dozen middle school girls who spent the afternoon learning video game development software.

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  • Dr. Chuck Williams Answers Questions About Cyberbullying

    CNN.com
    March 8, 2012

    Dr. Chuck Williams, assistant clinical professor and director of the Center for Prevention of School-Aged Violence in the Goodwin College, was featured on TruTV’s “In Session” regarding cyberbullying in connection with the trial of Rutgers student Dharun Ravi. He was also featured on the “In Session” blog on CNN.com.

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  • The Power List

    Philadelphia Gay News
    March 8, 2012

    Dr. Marla Gold, dean of the School of Public Health, was featured in the Philadelphia Gay News on “The Power List” for her achievements and leadership as dean.

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  • Hula, 'The Language of The Heart'

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 7, 2012

    Dr. Barbara Hoekje, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and Director of the English Language Center, was quoted in Philadelphia Inquirer article about Hula, an Ancient Hawaiian dance.

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  • Drexel’s Concert Band Debuts at Kimmel Center

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    March 7, 2012

    Dr. Mike Moss, music program director in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in the Philadelphia Tribune in a story about the Concert Band’s debut concert at the Kimmel Center.

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  • Patient-Safety Panel Fighting Corbett Merger Plan

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 7, 2012

    Dr. John Clarke, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the reporting of medical errors to the state.

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  • Drexel Professor Coordinates Map of Endangered Sea Turtle Migration

    WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org
    March 7, 2012

    Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story on WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org about a new study he coordinated to develop a map of migration patterns of critically endangered leatherback turtles in the Pacific.

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  • Super Tuesday Analysis

    Sirius XM radio’s POTUS Show
    March 7, 2012

    Dr. Bill Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Art and Sciences, was interviewed on Sirius XM radio’s POTUS Show about Super Tuesday and the Republic presidential race. He also was interviewed by CBS 3 (KYW-TV) about President Obama's housing press conference.

  • Online Missteps Spread Faster Than Ever

    CNN.com
    March 6, 2012

    Dr. Ron Bishop, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a CNN.com story on how quickly missteps and misinformation spread on the internet.

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  • Specimens At ANS Inspire A Photographer

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 5, 2012

    The new display of photos of specimens from the collections of Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Romney Doesn’t Excite Temple, Drexel GOP Groups

    Philadelphia Daily News
    March 5, 2012

    Michael Wade, a LeBow College student who heads Drexel’s College Republicans, and Ann Marie Hager, a student in the College of Arts and Sciences, were quoted in the Philadelphia Daily News regarding their opinions on the Republican presidential candidates.

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  • Super Tuesday

    New York Daily News
    March 5, 2012

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed by the New York Daily News for a story on the Super Tuesday primary.

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  • Drexel Falls To VCU in Final, 59-56

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 5, 2012

    The Drexel men’s basketball team was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article and in other news media outlets for their loss to the Virginia Commonwealth Rams in the CAA Championship Game. The team will await their NCAA tournament fate to be decided on Sunday. Bruiser Flint, the men’s basketball coach, was quoted.

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  • Dragons Clawing Way To Big Dance

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 5, 2012

    The Drexel men’s basketball team was mentioned in Philadelphia Inquirer articles and in other news media outlets for winning the 19th consecutive game and earning a spot in the CAA Championship game on March 5. Bruiser Flint, the men’s basketball coach, was quoted.

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  • Increase of Gas Prices

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    March 4, 2012

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) about the increase in gas prices.

  • Cigarettes: The Most Stable International Currency

    Bloomberg Businessweek
    March 4, 2012

    Dr. Stephen Lankenau, associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Bloomberg Businessweek article, about the use of cigarettes as alternative currency.

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  • Who Should Get The Blame For Spiraling Gas Prices?

    Citizen-Times
    March 3, 2012

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in Asheville’s Citizen-Times in a story about the increase in gas prices.

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  • Five Designers Enter New Macy's Fashion Incubator in Center City

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 2, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer story. Alumna designer, Autumn Kietponglert will participate in the Macy’s fashion incubator competition. The story was also picked up by KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) and Newsworks.org.

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  • This Week in Poverty: Hunger—Where We Are, Where We Need to Be

    The Nation’s “This Week in Poverty” blog
    March 2, 2012

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in an article in The Nation’s “This Week in Poverty” blog, about a new study of toxic stress and child hunger co-authored with Jenny Rabinowich, project manager in the Center.

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  • Pacific Danger Zones For Critically-endangered Leatherback Turtles

    RedOrbit.com
    March 2, 2012

    Dr. James Spotila, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted on RedOrbit.com in a story about critically endangered leatherback turtles.

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  • Retiring BCC president Messina Recalls Path to More Prestige

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    March 1, 2012

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the success of Burlington County College including its collaboration with Drexel that began in 2005.

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  • Majority of Women Reach Highest-Ever Weight After Onset of Bulimia

    News-Medical.net
    March 1, 2012

    Dr. Michael Lowe, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted on News-Medical.net in story about his study on bulimia nervosa.

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  • Philadelphia Analysts Unsure of Arc of GOP Presidential Primaries

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    March 1, 2012

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about Super Tuesday.

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  • Man Admitted Jamming Cell Phones

    MSNBC.com
    March 1, 2012

    A story quoting Dr. Rob D'Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, about cell phone jamming technology was picked up by MSNBC.com, TIME.com and Forbes.com.

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