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  • Is Iran Outsourcing Its Nuclear Program to North Korea?

    FoxNews.com
    February 28, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a FoxNews.com article for hosting a conference on global challenges at which Ambassador Thomas Graham, Jr., will speak.

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  • Prison Chief Defends Renewal of Health-Care Provider

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 28, 2013

    Dr. Daniel V. Schidlow, Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg dean and senior vice president of medical affairs at the Drexel University College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about Philadelphia’s inmate-health care provider.

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  • Critical Condition

    Philadelphia City Paper
    February 28, 2013

    Dr. Devon Powers, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in the Philadelphia City Paper regarding her new book on music criticism.

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  • Curtain Call

    Philadelphia City Paper
    February 28, 2013

    The production of “To Fool the Eye” with 1812 Productions as part of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s Mandell Professionals in Residence Program was reviewed in the Philadelphia City Paper.

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  • Locals on Next Season of 'Hell's Kitchen'

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 28, 2013

    Cyndi Stanimirov, a student in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about local chefs who will be featured on the next season of FOX’s Hell’s Kitchen.

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  • NFL Teams Are Breaking Their Own Rules by Asking if Manti Te’o Is Gay

    Colorlines.com
    February 28, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Colorlines.com story about the legality of questioning players’ sexual orientation at the NFL combine.

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  • Area Girls Meet, Greet Drexel Players

    Philadelphia Tribune
    February 27, 2013

    Drexel University Online was featured in a Philadelphia Tribune article about Drexel teaming up with non-profits Philly Girls Got Game and Girls Inc. to provide the young girls of the organizations an opportunity to attend the Drexel Women’s basketball game and meet the players.

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  • Witnesses to Hunger’ Take You to Places Where Food Is a Luxury—in the USA

    TakePart.com
    February 27, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a TakePart.com article about the Witnesses to Hunger research and advocacy program.

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  • Artist Mutu's Work Opens at Drexel

    Philadelphia Tribune
    February 27, 2013

    A feature on the Wangechi Mutu art exhibition in the newly expanded Leonard Pearlstein Gallery of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design ran in the Philadelphia Tribune.

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  • Lower Income Families Could Feel Brunt of Sequester's Impact

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    February 26, 2013

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, professor of economics at the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a WCAU-TV (NBC-10) online story about the looming sequester.

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  • Big Real-Estate Firms Are Going to School

    Wall Street Journal
    February 26, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Wall Street Journal article about Brandywine Realty Trust’s 33-story high-rise planned for students in University City.

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  • The 'Moral Hazard' & Sandy Relief: Do Federal Funds Invite Disaster?

    WHYY-FM's "Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane"
    February 26, 2013

    Dr. Scott Knowles, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WHYY-FM’s “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane” about disaster relief and Hurricane Sandy.

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  • Academy of Natural Sciences Showcases the Dinosaur

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 26, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the Academy’s special focus on dinosaurs this month. Jason Poole, the manager of Dinosaur Hall, was quoted.

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  • J&J Expert Grilled on Calculation of Hip Placement Device

    Bloomberg
    February 26, 2013

    Dr. Avram Edidin, a visiting research professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, was featured in a Bloomberg article about Edidin’s expert testimony provided in a law suit against Johnson & Johnson regarding failing hip replacement devices.

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  • Cathie Anderson: A UCD Aggie is Sold on Drexel U.

    The Sacramento Bee
    February 26, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel University Sacramento, was featured in a Sacramento Bee article about her interest in coming to Drexel and the launching of the new undergraduate program in Sacramento.

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  • Italy Results Shows Hung Parliament As Grillo Soars

    Wall Street Journal
    February 26, 2013

    Dr. Marco Airaudo, assistant professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story about the results of the elections in Italy. The story also ran in the Dow Jones newswire and appeared on investor sites including Morningstar and 4-traders.

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  • College Students are Finding New Options

    Auburn Jorunal
    February 25, 2013

    Drexel University Sacramento was featured in an Auburn Journal article about the launching of a new undergraduate program in fall of 2013.

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  • Nearly 20 Projects Launched by Educators and Technologists to Tackle Local Education Issues

    Tchnically Philly
    February 25, 2013

    Technically Philly story Drexel’s URBN Center was mentioned as the host of TechCamp Philadelphia, a two-day gathering sponsored by the U.S. State Department and the School District of Philadelphia where more than 120 participants came up with ideas for solutions to issues facing the region.

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  • The minefield of bullying

    WHYY-FM's "Voices in the Family"
    February 25, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Education, was interviewed on WHYY-FM’s “Voices in the Family” about bullying.

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  • FYI: How Do You Ship A Dinosaur Halfway Around The World?

    Popular Science
    February 25, 2013

    Dr. Kenneth Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Popular Science story about how dinosaur fossils are shipped.

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  • Prefab construction, more common in housing, is the method of choice on a Delaware hospital project

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 24, 2013

    Douglas Carney, an assistant clinical professor in Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer about trends in prefabrication in building construction.

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  • Artsy: Nip & Tuck

    Phawker.com
    February 23, 2013

    The Wangechi Mutu art exhibition currently on display in the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was reviewed on Phawker.com.

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  • The Worst Exercise Excuses

    The Huffington Post
    February 23, 2013

    An article from Health magazine quoting Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about excuses for not exercising, was picked up by The Huffington Post.

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  • The Price of Public Violence

    The New York Times
    February 23, 2013

    Dr. Theodore Corbin, an associate professor in the College of Medicine and School of Public Health, and co-director of the “Healing Hurt People” program in the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, was quoted in The New York Times in an opinion article about the challenges in addressing public violence and associated impacts of trauma.

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  • The George Washington Carver Science Fair

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 22, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a WPVI-TV (6-abc) story about the George Washington Carver Science Fair.

  • ‘Big Data’ now a big deal at business schools

    SmartPlanet.com
    February 22, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a SmartPlanet.com story about schools offering degrees in business analytics and big data.

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  • Can Repetitive Exercises Actually Feed the Creative Process?

    KQED's MindShift
    February 22, 2013

    Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story on MindShift from KQED public radio on February 22, on the role of repetitive behavior in creative insight.

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  • 1812's French Farce 'To Fool the Eye' Fails to Fool

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 22, 2013

    The production of “To Fool the Eye” with 1812 Productions as part of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s Mandell Professionals in Residence Program was reviewed in The Philadelphia Inquirer. It was also spotlighted as part of the weekend listings.

  • Drexel Art Installation Celebrates Female Spirit

    Philadelphia Daily News
    February 22, 2013

    The exhibition of artwork by Kenyan artist Wangechi Mutu in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s new Leonard Pearlstein Gallery was featured in the Philadelphia Daily News . It was also featured in the Philadelphia Metro.

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  • Go to Drexel for an MBA, snag a stint at Cisco or eBay

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    February 22, 2013

    Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business was featured in a Philadelphia Business Journal article about Drexel’s MBA students getting a chance to work in corporate C-suite positions. Dr. Frank Linnehan, associate dean of Drexel University's LeBow College of Business, was quoted in the article.

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  • Carver Science Fair Underway At Academy Of Natural Sciences

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    February 21, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about the 34th annual George Washington Carver Science Fair.

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  • Decoding the Gender Gap: When the Tech Geeks are Women

    The Sacramento Bee
    February 21, 2013

    Patricia Pickup of the College of Medicine was quoted in The Sacramento Bee about gender gap in technology fields.

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  • Temple and Drexel reach out with upscale dorms

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 21, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a front-page Philadelphia Inquirer story about the $97.6 million dollar Chestnut Square student housing project which will feature 361,200 square feet of mixed-use student housing and retail space. Robert Francis, vice president for University Facilities, was quoted.

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  • For LeBow MBAs, a Shot at the C-Suite

    Bloomberg BusinessWeek
    February 21, 2013

    Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business was featured in a Bloomberg BusinessWeek article about Drexel’s MBA students getting a chance to work in corporate C-suite positions. Dr. Frank Linnehan, associate dean of Drexel University's LeBow College of Business, was quoted in the article.

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  • Tony Award Winner to Speak at Drexel

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    February 20, 2013

    An upcoming film screening with 2013 Rankin Scholar Ruben Santiago-Hudson, hosted by the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in The Philadelphia Tribune.

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  • 'A Place At the Table' for Witnesses to Hunger: A New Documentary

    WHYY Radio Times
    February 20, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, and Barbie Izquierdo, a participant in the Center’s “Witnesses to Hunger” program, were guests on WHYY Radio Times, discussing hunger in America and their participation in the new documentary film, “A Place at the Table.”

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  • "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer"

    CNN
    February 20, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Education, was interviewed on CNN’s “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer” about the Columbia University professor who stripped as part of a class presentation.

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  • Postal Service Claims Immunity Over Unpaid Red Light Camera Tickets

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    February 19, 2013

    Daniel Filler, senior associate dean and a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about postal workers’ immunity from red light tickets.

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  • Protecting your Devices From Ransomware Attacks

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 19, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about a new computer hacking scam called ransomware.

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  • The Science Leadership Academy Lives Up to Billing

    Philadelphia Tribune
    February 19, 2013

    Ezekiel Crenshaw, a graduate student in the College of Engineering, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Tribune story about Drexel’s partnership with The Science Leadership Academy as part of an educational outreach program.

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  • To Fool The Eye

    WPHL-TV (Phl-17)’s Eye Opener
    February 18, 2013

    To Fool the Eye, the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s partnership with comedy troupe 1812 Productions, was featured on WPHL-TV (Phl-17)’s Eye Opener. Theater Director Nick Anselmo was interviewed.

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  • Haddonfield's Green-Bean Queen Honored by Drexel University

    Patch.com
    February 18, 2013

    A luncheon hosted by the Goodwin College of Professional Studies to honor Dorcas Reilly ’47, creator of the green bean casserole, was featured on Patch.com.

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  • Introduce a Girl to Engineering

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    February 18, 2013

    High school students in attendance at Drexel’s “Introduce a Girl to Engineering” event were featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3). The event is part of Drexel’s celebration of National Engineers Week.

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  • Cardiology Takes Progress to Heart with New Technologies, Procedures

    Philadelphia Daily News
    February 18, 2013

    Dr. Steven Kutalek, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia Daily News article about new technologies and procedures in cardiology.

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  • College Scorecard Offers Online Comparison of Net Costs

    Newsworks.org
    February 18, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Newsworks.org story about the new College Scorecard, an online tuition shopping tool.

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  • The Flaws of Electronic Records

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 18, 2013

    Scot Silverstein, an adjunct professor in the iSchool, was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the pros and cons of online health care records.

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  • When Should Couples Break-Up?

    WKYC-TV (NBC-Cleveland)
    February 18, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for the Couple and Family Therapy department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, appeared on WKYC-TV (NBC-Cleveland)’s morning show in a segment about when couples need to break up.

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  • Drexel, Bradley Universities Embrace Entrepreneurial Spirit

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 18, 2013

    The Charles D. Close School for Entrepreneurship was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about colleges preparing students to go out and work on their own. Dr. Donna De Carolis, founding dean of the school, was quoted.

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  • Pictures: The Presidents’ Natural Specimens

    National Geographic Daily News
    February 17, 2013

    Dr. Ted Daeschler, curator of vertebrate zoology at the Academy of Natural Sciences and an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in National Geographic Daily News in a slideshow featuring the natural history collections of American presidents.

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  • Are the Pictures of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Enough?

    Al-Jazeera English
    February 16, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Al-Jazeera English about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.

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  • Obama's Pledge to End Childhood Hunger by 2015 is Struggling

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 16, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and the director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer on February 16 about President Obama’s pledge to end childhood hunger by 2015.

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  • The Value in Merger Bonuses

    FoxBusiness.com
    February 15, 2013

    Dr. Eliezer Fich, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a story on FoxBusiness.com about CEOs and merger bonuses.

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  • After Christopher Dorner, What Next for the LAPD?

    TIME.com
    February 15, 2013

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a TIME.com article on ex-cop Christopher Dorner and the future of the LAPD. He was also quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article.

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  • The Benefits of Going the Non-Traditional College Route

    KXTV (ABC-Rosewood, Calif.)
    February 15, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of the Drexel University Sacramento, and Elizabeth Lambert, communications coordinator of the Center for Graduate Studies in Sacramento, was featured in a KXTV (ABC-Rosewood, Calif.) story about the benefits of taking the non-traditional college route.

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  • Can You become Addicted to Chocolate?

    Harvard Health Blog
    February 14, 2013

    An article on the Harvard Health Blog about addiction to chocolate mentioned research by Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about the brain’s response to eating chocolate.

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  • Jenice Armstrong: Shocking blacks into action against violence

    Philadelphia Daily News
    February 14, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a Philadelphia Daily News article about Nicholas "Sixx" King wearing a KKK costume last week to draw attention to the epidemic of black-on-black violence.

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  • Warming worries: Wolverine may get endangered status

    The Why Files
    February 14, 2013

    Dr. James Spotila, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The Why Files in a story about the impact of climate change on endangered species, including sea turtles.

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  • Jerry Brown Attends Funeral of Alleged Dorner Victim

    Sacramento Bee
    February 13, 2013

    An event at Drexel Sacramento on new college models was mentioned in a Sacramento Bee article.

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  • Wilmington Children's Hospital Adds Obesity Fellowship

    Newsworks.org
    February 13, 2013

    Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted on a WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org story about a new training program in obesity care at a local children’s hospital.

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  • Drexel's Online Nursing Program Scholarship Experiment

    Inside Higher Ed
    February 13, 2013

    Drexel University Online was featured in an Inside Higher Ed blog post for its Gateway to Online Learning Scholarship.

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  • President Obama's State of the Union Address

    POTUS-XM radio
    February 13, 2013

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on POTUS-XM radio about President Obama’s State of the Union address.

  • Student's talent lies in the genes

    PhillyBurbs.com
    February 13, 2013

    Dr. Ying-Hsiu Su, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a PhillyBurbs.com article about a local high school student who developed a genetic test that detects liver cancer with 90 percent accuracy while working at an internship in collaboration with Drexel.

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  • Weight Gain And Relationships

    WTXF-TV (Fox-29)
    February 12, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for the Couple and Family Therapy department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (Fox-29) about weight gain and relationships.

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  • Drexel Med Students Will Train Here With Kaiser

    Sacramento Bee
    February 12, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Sacramento Bee article about the University’s College of Medicine partnering with Kaiser Permanente to bring third-year medical students to train and work in Sacramento.

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  • The Worst 4 Excuses for Not Working Out

    Health Magazine
    February 12, 2013

    Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Health magazine article about the worst excuses for not exercising.

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  • Drexel Launches Groundbreaking School to Educate Young Entrepreneurs

    Flying Kite
    February 12, 2013

    Dr. Donna De Carolis, founding dean of the Charles D. Close School for Entrepreneurship, was featured in a Flying Kite story about the new School.

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  • "pOrnithology" and Other Matters of Birds and Birds and Bees

    Phialdelphia Inquirer
    February 12, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer “Green Space” blog for its "Paleopalooza" fossil event.

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  • Separating Fact from Fiction on Weight Loss and Obesity

    WHYY-FM's Radio Times
    February 12, 2013

    Dr. Stella Volpe, a professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was a guest on WHYY-FM’s Radio Times, discussing common myths about obesity and weight loss.

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  • Study Links Folic Acid to Lower Autism Risk

    USA Today
    February 12, 2013

    Dr. Craig Newschaffer, director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and a professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a USA Today story about a study showing an association between folic acid during pregnancy and lower autism risk.

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  • Demand for Better Medicines Creates Need for More Medical Scientists

    U.S. News & World Report
    February 11, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a U.S. News & World Report article about the need for medical scientists.

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  • Nonprofit Helping Latino youngsters with Academic, Cultural and Social needs

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 11, 2013

    Drexel students were mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article for volunteering with an organization that helps young Latino students with academics and social needs.

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  • Is time up for the world’s oldest bank?

    GlobalPost.com
    February 10, 2013

    Dr. Mark Airaudo, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a story on GlobalPost.com  about the world’s oldest surviving financial institution, a bank in Italy.

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  • Dorm High-Rise Puts Penn, Drexel Above East Coast Rivals

    Phialdelphia Inquirer
    February 9, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about Brandywine Realty Trust’s 33-story high-rise planned for students in University City.

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  • Spate of Issues Wounds NCAA’s Authority

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review
    February 9, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Pittsburgh Tribune Review article about the NCAA.

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  • Decoding the Gender Gap

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 8, 2013

    Patricia Pickup of the College of Medicine was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the gender gap in computer technology field.

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  • Dispensing Computers

    Inside Higher Ed
    February 8, 2013

    A new 24-hour kiosk at the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook computers for students to use was featured in an Inside Higher Ed story. Dean of Libraries Dr. Danuta Nitecki was quoted in the piece.

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  • This Week in Poverty: Revealing the Real TANF

    TheNation.com
    February 8, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a story on TheNation.com about the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program.

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  • 6 Fun Things for the Weekend!

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 8, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University’s "Paleopalooza" fossil event was mentioned on WPVI-TV (6-abc).

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  • Drexel & 1812 Productions Present Last Weekend of To Fool the Eye

    Broadwayworld.com
    February 7, 2013

    The production of “To Fool the Eye” with 1812 Productions as part of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s Mandell Professionals in Residence Program was featured on BroadwayWorld.com.

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  • The Drexel laptop vending machine

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 7, 2013

    A new 24 hour kiosk at the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook computers for students to borrow was featured in a WPVI-TV (6abc) story.

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  • Drexel Receives $5 Million Gift for Campus Plaza

    Associated Press
    February 7, 2013

    Drexel was featured in an Associated Press story about a $5 million gift from the Raymond and Ruth Perelman Education Foundation, which Drexel will use to reimagine the center of its campus along the former 32nd Street between Chestnut and Market Streets. The story on the Perelman Plaza was picked up by a number of outlets nationwide including The Philadelphia Inquirer and The San Francisco Chronicle. WPVI-TV (6-abc) and The Philly Post blog also reported on the story.

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  • 1812 Productions Kicks Off The Sweet Romantic Comedy To Fool The Eye, On Valentine’s Day, February 14

    Uwishunu
    February 7, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in an Uwishunu article about the co-production of “To Fool the Eye” with 1812 productions and the University’s Mandell Professionals in Residence Project.

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  • NFL's Redskins, Others Should Junk Names, Make Money: Panel

    Reuters
    February 7, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College, was quoted in a Reuters article about the possible financial benefits for sports teams with controversial names that stereotype Native Americans, like the Washington Redskins, if they change their names and rebrand themselves.

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  • 5 Innovative Uses for Infrared Technology

    MedCity News
    February 7, 2013

    Drexel-Coulter program research pertaining to the development of technology to identify bed sores before they appear on the skin was mentioned in a MedCity News article about the five innovative ways to use in infrared technology.

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  • Zama opening a second location

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 6, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a new Japanese restaurant planned for the Chestnut Square development.

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  • Library That Holds No Books

    Wall Street Journal
    February 6, 2013

    Drexel’s Library Learning Terrace was mentioned in a Wall Street Journal article about a Texas county’s plan to open the nation's first entirely digital public libraries.

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  • Zama opening a second location

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 6, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Zama, a Japanese style restaurant, opening in the new student housing development, Chestnut Square, on 32nd and Chestnut Streets.

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  • A New Model to Support Foster Youth

    Generocity.org
    February 5, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was featured on Generocity.org for his mentoring program with Big Brothers Big Sisters funded through a Stoneleigh Foundation Fellowship.

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  • Solar Show Has a Phillies Connection

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 5, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News article about go-green initiatives the University began that have helped jump start Keystone Solar, the largest solar panel project in the state of Pennsylvania.

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  • Gas prices surge in Philadelphia region

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    February 5, 2013

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a WPVI-TV (6-abc) story about gas prices increasing in the Philadelphia region.

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  • Who's Running the NCAA Anyway? Doesn't Seem To Be the Schools

    CBSSports.com
    February 4, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowksy, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was featured on CBSSports.com in an article about the diminishing state of the NCAA.

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  • Shareholder adviser ISS tightens screws on directors

    Reuters
    February 4, 2013

    Dr. Ralph Walkling, a professor in the LeBow College of Business and executive director of the Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted in a Reuters article about shareholder adviser ISS putting more restraints on directors. The story was picked up by a number of outlets including The Chicago Tribune, FoxBusiness.com and Yahoo! Finance.

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  • Changing Skyline: Lifeless Parking Garage Slows City's Pulse

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 2, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the new buildings going up in Philadelphia.

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  • Dig Into The Ins and Outs of 'Stuff'

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    February 1, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned as a host of Materials Science and Engineering Day in a Philly.com events calendar post.

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  • Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship: Drexel University receives $12.5M to open entrepreneurship school

    Technically Philly
    February 1, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Technically Philly story about plans to open the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship with a $12.5 million gift received from the Charles and Barbara Close Foundation.

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