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  • $12.5 Million Gift Will Fund New Drexel School

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 31, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer 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. President John A. Fry and Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in LeBow College, were quoted. The Associated Press story was picked up by several outlets nationwide including Forbes, Bloomberg and The San Francisco Chronicle. WPVI-TV (6abc) also mentioned the announcement.

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  • Drexel Hires BLT for Center Where Community, Students Meet

    Phialdelphia Business Journal
    January 31, 2013

    The Philadelphia Business Journal announced on its blog that Drexel has hired BLT Architects to rehabilitate three structures into the future Dornsife Center.

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  • Why We Tell Lies at Work

    Bloomberg Businessweek
    January 31, 2013

    A Bloomberg Businessweek story about why employees tell lies at work mentioned a Drexel study on how telling lies to a boss can affect stress levels.

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  • Student Engagement in the Online Classroom

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    January 31, 2013

    Errol Sull, an adjunct professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored an article for the Chronicle of Higher Education about student’s engagement with online classes.

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  • YouTube May Begin Nickel-and-Diming Viewers

    E-Commerce Times
    January 31, 2013

    Philip Salas, an assistant teaching professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a E-Commerce Times story about YouTube’s plan to launch paid subscription channels.

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  • Popular App Could Put Your Child at Risk

    WXTF-Tv (FOX-29)
    January 31, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Oividio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about the dangers of online dating. He also was interviewed on WXTF-TV (FOX-29) about a new app that can mask users’ identities online.

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  • Germantown Film Screening Honors Woman 'Who Should Be an Inspiration to Young People But Isn't'

    WHYY/Newsworks.org
    January 30, 2013

    A study by Drexel researchers was mentioned in a WHYY/Newsworks.org story about Ida B. Wells.

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  • Analysis: Arab Spring Diverts Part of Gulf Petrodollar Flows

    New York Times
    January 30, 2013

    Dr. Shawkat Hammoudeh, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Reuters article that was picked up by The New York Times about changes in petrodollar flows.

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  • Bedbugs in Philly: Last Year's Problem?

    Philadelphia Daily News
    January 30, 2013

    Jon Gelhaus, curator of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News article about Philadelphia being listed as the number one most bedbug infested city in the United States.

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  • Rail Bridge May Get Repairs After FOX 29 Investigates Report

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29
    January 29, 2013

    Dr. Franklin Moon, associate professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on about derailment and bridge collapse in Paulsboro, N.J. over the Mantua Creek.

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  • Would Change on Gays Allow Boy Scouts to Recapture Role in Society?

    Christian Science Monitor
    January 29, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a story in the Christian Science Monitor about the possibility of the Boy Scouts lifting their ban on gay troupe leaders.

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  • Turning agriculture into oil - bio oil, that is

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 29, 2013

    In a Philadelphia Inquirer story, Drexel was mentioned as one of several partner institutions working with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Agricultural Research Service to develop a way to make oil and gasoline from plants like switchgrass and willow.

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  • Digital Fossils Bring Dinos to Life

    DiscoverMagazine.com
    January 29, 2013

    The digital fossil research of Dr. Kenneth Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, with Dr. James Tangorra, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was featured on DiscoverMagazine.com.

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  • Strategies for International Trade

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 29, 2013

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

  • 'Charities' Funnel Millions to Climate-Change Denial

    Yahoo! News
    January 28, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an article on LiveScience.com that was picked up by Yahoo! News about whether or not billionaires are funding climate change denial campaigns.

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  • Civil War, Spies Among Spring Topics at Area Museums

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 28, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about Civil War, U.S. spycraft being a trend for museum exhibits this spring.

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  • National Universities Where Most Accepted Students Enroll

    U.S. News and World Report
    January 28, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a U.S. News and World Report article about the national universities where the most accepted students enroll.

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  • Female Soldiers Say Combat Decision a Positive Recognition of Proven Courage

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 28, 2013

    Undergraduate students Julia Selwyn and Catheryn Blankenbiller were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Defense Department’s decision to allow women to hold combat positions in the armed forces. Selwyn and Blankenbiller are both members of Drexel’s ROTC program

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  • The NCAA's Self-Inflicted Wounds

    Phialdelphia Inquirer
    January 28, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted throughout a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the NCCA.

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  • Drexel Boots Up Vending Machine For Laptops

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 28, 2013

    A new 24-hour kiosk at the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook computers for students to borrow was featured in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story. Dean of Libraries Danuta Nitecki was quoted.

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  • Local Lawyers Present Groundbreaking Study on Abortion Clinic Violence

    Philadelphia Weekly
    January 26, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and law school alumnus Krysten Connon ’12, were featured in Philadelphia Weekly for their groundbreaking study on abortion clinic violence.

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  • Email Error Causes Privacy Breach at Cheyney Univ. in Pa.

    WPVI-TV (6abc)
    January 25, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6abc) about an email security breach at Cheney University.

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  • Newsworks Tonight: Ben Explains His Outreach Work

    WHYY-FM's "Newsworks Tonight"
    January 25, 2013

    Ben Cocchiaro, a student in the School of Public Health and College of Medicine, was featured on WHYY-FM’s “Newsworks Tonight” describing his health outreach volunteer work.

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  • Where Does The Flu Fit In On College Campuses

    WPHL-TV (Phl-17)
    January 25, 2013

    Dr. Leslie Everts, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine and the director of Drexel’s Student Health Center, was interviewed in a WPHL-TV (Phl-17) story about how college campuses are dealing with flu season.

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  • Supreme Court Decision On ‘Obamacare’ Could Leave Poor Without Coverage

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 25, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about the impact of the Affordable Care Act on health care for poor citizens.

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  • SAEM Program at Point Park Helps Students Find Jobs

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazett.com
    January 24, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazett.com article for adding a concentration in sports entertainment to the entertainment and arts management program.

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  • Exclusive: Billionaires Secretly Fund Attacks on Climate Science

    The Independent
    January 24, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a The Independent article about corporations undermining the science of climate change.

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  • Philly.com Announces 'The New Voices' Platform for Notable Contributors

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 24, 2013

    Drexel’s Table Matters online magazine published by the Center for Cultural Outreach was mentioned on Philly.com for its participation in Philly.com’s New Voices initiative.

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  • The NCAA's Attack on Academic Freedom

    Huffington Post
    January 24, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, co-authored a blog post about the NCAA for the Huffington Post.

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  • A Shake Shack for Drexel

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 23, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Shake Shack, a burger chain, opening in the new student housing development, Chestnut Square, on 32nd and Chestnut Streets.

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  • Local Economics Expert: You Will Feel the Impact of Sac Kings Move

    KFBK Radio (1530-AM)
    January 23, 2013

    Dr. Sally Hamilton, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed on Sacramento’s KFBK Radio (1530-AM) about plans for the Sacramento Kings basketball team to leave Sacramento and what that would mean for the area’s economy.

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  • Labor Union Membership Falls to 1930s Level

    Marketplace.org
    January 23, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Marketplace.org article about declining labor union memberships.

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  • District studying options for kindergarten signups at Penn Alexander

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 23, 2013

    Dr. Igor Burstyn, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about options regarding sign-ups for Penn Alexander public school in West Philadelphia.

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  • It's a girl!

    Phialdelphia Inquirer
    January 23, 2013

    Dr. Tom McWilliams, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the birth of Elason Rose Hollinger, who was the first girl to be born on her father's side of the family in well over a century, and rarity of the circumstances of her lineage.

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  • Bones of Contention

    The New Yorker
    January 22, 2013

    An article in the issue of The New Yorker about dinosaur fossils mentioned an honor given to Dr. Kenneth Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, for finding in Argentina the largest dinosaur femur ever discovered.

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  • A Home Convenient to Both Art and Clouds

    The New York Times
    January 22, 2013

    Drexel College of Medicine alumni and celebrity cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Fredric Brandt was featured in a New York Times real estate article. Brandt, who lives in West Chelsea, works with actors and entertainers such as Madonna, Stephanie Seymour and Kelly Ripa.

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  • The Inauguration of President Obama

    POTUS-XM
    January 22, 2013

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

  • San Antonio plans one of the nation's first bookless libraries

    Christian Science Monitor
    January 21, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Christian Science Monitor article about the nation’s first bookless libraries.

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  • MLK Day of Service brings out more than 100,000

    Newsworks.org
    January 21, 2013

    Maria Walker, a staff member in the College of Engineering working with the Philly KEYSPOTS program to help low-income Philadelphians gain access to online resources, was quoted in a story on WHYY radio and Newsworks.org about local service projects during the Martin Luther King Day of Service.

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  • Check Up: The bacteria are winning

    Phialdelphia Inquirer
    January 21, 2013

    Six scientists from Drexel including Dr. Jeffrey Jacobson, a professor in the College of Medicine, and Dr. Michele Kutzler, assistant professor in the College of Medicine, were mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about a conference held on the state of antibiotics research.

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  • Mershon Leading The Way For Red-Hot Drexel

    KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 21, 2013

    Hollie Mershon, a senior on the women’s basketball team, was featured in a KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about how her play has helped the Dragons get off to a good start this season.

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  • How To Build A Hero

    Popular Science
    January 21, 2013

    The DRC-HUBO robotics design team, led by Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in a story about DARPA’s Robotics Challenge in the February edition of Popular Science.

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  • John Baer: Not much on Obama's Horizon After Inauguration

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 21, 2013

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Philadelphia Daily News about President Obama’s second inauguration. He was also interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3).

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  • Can Subway Platforms Be Made Safer?

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

    Dr. Joseph Martin, a professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about structures that could be put in place to make subway platforms safer. The piece followed a story earlier in the week when a woman was attacked and thrown onto the tracks.

  • Te’o Case Highlights Dangers of Internet, Local Cybersecurity Expert Warns

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 18, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed by KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about the dangers of online dating.

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  • College athletes really owe schools money? Then they must be paid

    CBSSports.com
    January 18, 2013

    The research of Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was mentioned in a CBSSports.com article on whether or not college athletes should be paid.

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  • Tavis Smiley Hosts Symposium “Vision for a New America”

    C-SPAN
    January 17, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, participated in a panel discussion on poverty in America on C-SPAN on January 17 hosted by Tavis Smiley, with co-panelists including Newt Gingrich, Jonathan Kozol and Cornel West. The program will re-air on PBS stations. Chilton was also quoted on TheNation.com.

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  • Sally Solomon, Drexel professor

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 17, 2013

    The Philadelphia Inquirer ran an obituary for Dr. Sally Soloman, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, after her passing on January 17 from complications of the flu.

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  • New Jeans Claim To Soothe Skin, Fight Cellulite

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 17, 2013

    Clare Sauro, director of the Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about new jeans that claim to soothe skin and fight cellulite.

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  • Businesses Are Testing Out Paying Employees For Going To The Gym

    BusinessInsider.com
    January 17, 2013

    Dr. Mark Stehr, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was mentioned on BusinessInsider.com as a co-author of a study about the effectiveness of workplace health incentives.

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  • NCAA Ends Scholarly Experiment

    Inside Higher Ed
    January 17, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in an Inside Higher Ed story on the NCAA. She was also quoted in the Daily Pennsylvanian in a story on Title IX.

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  • Will Obama’s Aggressive Gun Control Plan Keep Kids Safe?.

    TakePart.com
    January 17, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a story on gun control on TakePart.com.

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  • MacBook Computers Vended for Students to Borrow

    Le Figaro
    January 16, 2013

    A new 24-hour kiosk at the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook computers for students to borrow was featured on January 17-18 in France’s leading daily newspaper, Le Figaro, and Germany’s Spiegel Online.

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  • Drexel expands to Center City

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 15, 2013

    Drexel’s expanded lease of space in the Three Parkway building in Center City was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s “PhillyDeals” column.

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  • NCAA Withdraws Financial Support for Its Scholarly Colloquium

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    January 15, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education about the NCAA withdrawing financial support from its Scholarly Colloquium.

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  • Should Gym Class Be Mandatory in College?

    Phialdelphia Magazine
    January 15, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a post on Philadelphia Magazine’s “BeWellPhilly” blog about whether or not physical education courses should be mandatory at colleges and universities.

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  • With Chávez Absent, Things Get Orwellian in Venezuela

    ABCNews.com
    January 15, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a ABCNews.com article on what could happen if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is unable to serve.

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  • In Country, In City

    This American Life
    January 15, 2013

    The traumatic effects of inner-city violence addressed by Drexel’s Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice in the School of Public Health, were discussed in a segment on the public radio program This American Life.

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  • Higher Payroll Taxes an Unwelcome Surprise for Many Workers

    Sacramento Bee
    January 14, 2013

    Dr. Sally Hamilton, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Sacramento Bee article about the increase of payroll taxes at the start of 2013.

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  • Drexel U. Library Adds Vending Machine to Dispense Laptops

    Chronicle of Higher Education
    January 14, 2013

    A new 24-hour kiosk at the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook computers for students to borrow was featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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  • A Look at Treatment for Suicidal Teens

    Minnesota Public Radio's "The Daily Circuit"
    January 14, 2013

    Dr. Brian Daly, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Minnesota Public Radio’s “The Daily Circuit” about teen suicide rates.

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  • Timing of Lawsuit Against NCAA Undermines its Real Intent

    Sport Business Daily
    January 14, 2013

    David O’Brien, director of the Sport Management program in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, wrote an opinion piece for Sports Business Daily about how the timing of the lawsuit against the NCAA undermines its real intent.

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  • Newtown Opens Eyes to Other Gun Violence Against Young People

    CNN.com
    January 14, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, Dr. John Rich, professor and chair of the department of health management and policy and director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, and Dr. Theodore Corbin, associate professor in the College of Medicine and School of Public Health, were quoted in a CNN.com story about gun violence in Philadelphia.

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  • In a new program, Drexel students can borrow laptops at library kiosk

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 14, 2013

    A kiosk in the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook laptops for students to use for up to five hours at a time was featured in a front-page Philadelphia Inquirer story.

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  • Brain Debugger: Dr. Brian K. Lee

    Diverse Magazine
    January 13, 2013

    Dr. Brian Lee, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was profiled in an article in Diverse magazine about his research and work with the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute. Dr. Craig Newschaffer, a professor in the School of Public Health and director of the Institute, was also quoted.

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  • Revere, Everett Vying for Casino Bid

    Boston Globe
    January 13, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the Goodwin College, was quoted in a Boston Globe article about revenue generated by casinos.

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  • A Different Take on Torture and Zero Dark Thirty

    Huffington Post
    January 13, 2013

    Pammela Saunders, assistant professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, wrote a blog post on the use of torture in the film “Zero Dark Thirty” for the Huffington Post.

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  • Carnivorous Plants Draw the Attention of Teenage Boys

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 12, 2013

    Dr. Tatyana Livshultz, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and assistant botany curator at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer in a story about teenage boys’ fascination with carnivorous plants

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  • This Week in Poverty: Smiley Calls for White House Conference on US Poverty

    TheNation.com
    January 11, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health was featured in a story on TheNation.com and BillMoyers.com about her upcoming participation in a nationally televised panel about poverty in America, hosted by broadcaster Tavis Smiley.

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  • Expert Weighs In On Connection Between Video Games, Gun Violence

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    January 11, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about the correlation between video games and violent behavior.

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  • The Cult Following of Venezuela's Hugo Chávez

    ABCNews.com
    January 11, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story on ABCNews.com about the cult following of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.

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  • Study Finds Increase in Unused Transplant Livers

    FoxNews.com
    January 11, 2013

    Dr. David Reich, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Reuters story picked up by various outlets including FoxNews.com and Yahoo! News about unused transplant livers.

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  • Laptop Vending Machine Offers Safety for Students

    Mashable
    January 11, 2013

    A kiosk in the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook laptops for students to use for up to five hours at a time was featured in a Mashable post.

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  • Drexel marches east

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    January 11, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Business Journal article about plans for the university to expand its presence in center city by signing a long-term lease on 186,000 square-feet at Three Parkway. Robert Francis, vice president for University Facilities, was quoted.

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  • Nurses on the Big Screen

    AVANCE for Nurses
    January 10, 2013

    AVANCE for Nurses posted a story on the screening of the documentary “NURSES If Florence Could See Us Now” that was hosted by Drexel University Online. Dr. Gloria Donnelly, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in the story.

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  • Church In Chinatown Transforms Into Free Health Clinic For The Uninsured

    KYW-TV
    January 10, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about doctors and nurses from Drexel volunteering for a free health clinic being offered at Holy Redeemer Chinese Catholic Church in Philadelphia’s Chinatown. Dr. Vincent Zarro, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted.

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  • U.S. University Installs MacBook Vending Machine in its Library

    The Washington Post
    January 10, 2013

    A kiosk in the W.W. Hagerty Library that dispenses MacBook laptops for students to use for up to five hours at a time was featured in a story on VentureBeat, syndicated to The Washington Post.

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  • 'Lincoln' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' up for Oscars: Does Hollywood Set U.S. Agenda?

    Christian Science Monitor
    January 10, 2013

    Dr. William Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor story about Hollywood’s influence on the United States’ political agenda.

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  • Phila. Plans More than 1,500 Projects for MLK Day of Service

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 9, 2013

    KEYSPOT, a partnership funded by federal stimulus grants and led by the City Urban Affairs Coalition and Drexel University, was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about over 1,500 community service projects planned for the 18th annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service.

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  • Study Shows Many Teens at Risk for Suicidal Behavior Despite Mental Health Help

    PBS NewsHour
    January 9, 2013

    Dr. Brian Daly, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on PBS NewsHour regarding teen suicide.

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  • Pharmacies Look to Leverage Flu Shots

    Marketplace
    January 8, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a story on Marketplace about pharmacies offering flu shots and other basic health care services.

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  • Suspect in Killings in Oakland Ruled Unfit for Trial

    Wall Street Journal
    January 8, 2013

    Daniel Filler, a professor and senior associate dean for academics and faculty affairs in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story about the suspect in the Oakland, Calif., killings last April being deemed unfit for trial.

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  • Climate Coverage Rebound?

    Columbia Journalism Review
    January 7, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in the Columbia Journalism Review for his research on the amount of climate change coverage featured on major TV networks. His research was also mentioned on ThinkProgress.org.

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  • Extreme Knitting

    WHYY-Radio's "Just You Wait"
    January 7, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, a professor in the College of Engineering, Genevieve Dion, director of the Shima Seiki Haute Technology Lab, and John Coddington a professor, both in the Westphal College, were interviewed in a story on WHYY-Radio’s “Just You Wait” segment in a story about Drexel’s digital knitting machines and their use in research at Drexel’s ExCITe Center.

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  • Taxes and the Need for Non-Disclosure Agreements

    KYW Newsradion (1060-AM)
    January 7, 2013

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, associate dean for strategic initiatives and head of the management department in LeBow College, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about taxes and non-disclosure agreements.

  • Art: Albert Barnes' ardor for Renoir

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 7, 2013

    “Renoir in the Barnes Foundation,” a new book on Renoir by Martha Lucy, an associate teaching professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was reviewed in The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Social Media Plays Role in Rape Cases

    KPCC-89.3-FM's "Air Talk"
    January 6, 2013

    Daniel Filler, a professor and associate dean in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on Southern California public radio’s KPCC 89.3-FM’s “Air Talk” about the role social media can play in rape cases.

  • Child sex abuse: Operation Sunflower Highlights New Efforts to Get Predators

    Christian Science Monitor
    January 5, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor regarding efforts to prevent child predators.

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  • Venezuela Chaos as Inauguration with No President Looms

    Daily Telegraph
    January 5, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Daily Telegraph regarding Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez’s upcoming inauguration. He was also interviewed live on France 24 and Al-Jazeera English and quoted in Chile's La Tercera.

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  • New App Puts Instagram Photos On Google Street View Map

    WXTF-TV (FOX-29)
    January 5, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WXTF-TV (FOX-29) about a new app that shows where Instagram photos were taken.

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  • Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's Upcoming Inauguration

    France 24
    January 5, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed live on France 24 and Al-Jazeera English regarding Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez’s upcoming inauguration.

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  • Teens Make Connections with Glass Art

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    January 4, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about “The Stained Glass Project: Windows that Open Doors,” which was on display at the James E. Marks Intercultural Center.

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  • Drexel Sacramento Appoints Career Services Manager

    Central Valley Business Times
    January 3, 2013

    John Carvana’s appointment as manager of career services at Drexel University Sacramento was listed in the Central Valley Business Times.

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  • Gov. Corbett Suits NCAA Over Sanctions

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    January 3, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurwosky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was interviewed on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the federal lawsuit filed against the NCAA for its strict sanctions against Penn State.

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  • Milton Hershey School Board of Managers Appoints Two New Members

    The Patriot News
    January 3, 2013

    Drexel President John A. Fry’s appointment to the Milton Hershey School’s Board of Managers was featured in The Patriot News.

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  • Hugo Chávez’s Constitution Is a Muddled Map Out of Venezuela’s Crisis

    TIME.com
    January 3, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on TIME.com.

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  • Philly Tech Scene 2012: 5 Biggest Stories

    Technically Philly
    January 2, 2013

    KEYSPOT, a partnership funded by federal stimulus grants and led by the City Urban Affairs Coalition and Drexel University, was featured in Technically Philly as one of the top 5 tech stories of 2012.

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  • Big Investors, Small Startups Vie for Bargains as Commercial Real Estate Market Stirs

    Sacramento Bee
    January 2, 2013

    Dr. Sally Hamilton, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Sacramento Bee article about the improvement of the commercial real estate market in Sacramento.

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  • How Will the Fiscal Cliff Affect Individuals' Pay Checks?

    KFBK-Radio (Sacramento, Calif.)
    January 2, 2013

    A KFBK-Radio (Sacramento, Calif.) story quoted Dr. Michael Gombola, a professor in the LeBow School of Business, about how legislation regarding the fiscal cliff will affect individuals’ pay checks.

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  • Philadelphia Paleontologist Applauds End of Dinosaur Smuggling Case

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    January 2, 2013

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) quoted Dr. Ted Daeschler, an associate professor and paleontologist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, in a story about black market dinosaur bone smuggling.

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  • Serious Nonsense

    American Scientist
    January 2, 2013

    Robert Peck, the curator of art and artifacts at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in the February edition of American Scientist magazine in a story about the famous natural history illustrator Edward Lear.

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  • Pennsylvania suing NCAA over Penn State sanctions. Does it have a case?

    Christian Science Monitor
    January 2, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article about the filing of a federal lawsuit against the NCAA for its strict sanctions against Penn State University.

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