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  • Treating kids' fever properly

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 30, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Taylor, an associate professor at the College of Medicine, wrote a June 30 Philadelphia Inquirer article on treating kids’ fevers properly.

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  • Philip B. Lindy, philanthropist

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 30, 2013

    Philanthropist Philip B. Lindy’s obituary was published June 30 in The Philadelphia Inquirer. At Drexel, he helped establish the Lindy Scholars program and the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation. He donated $15 million to Drexel’s Center for Civic Engagement, which was renamed in his honor.

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  • The End of Car Culture

    The New York Times
    June 29, 2013

    Dr. Mimi Sheller, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Mobilities Research and Policy, was quoted in a New York Times story on June 29 about the end of car culture.

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  • What's next after the same-sex marriage rulings?

    CNNMoney.com
    June 28, 2013

     Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a June 27 CNNMoney.com article about what will happen after the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage. The story was picked up by Yahoo! Finance and other news publications.

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  • Brick by brick, an upscaling of Drexel's campus

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 28, 2013

    President John Fry and Robert Francis, vice president for facilities, were quoted in a June 28 Philadelphia Inquirer article about Drexel’s effort to colorize its orange-brick buildings.

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  • Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    KYW-TV CBS-3
    June 28, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KYW-TV CBS-3’s Talk Philly on June 26 about the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8. He was also interviewed on FOX-40 TV (Sacramento) on June 26.

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  • Getting past color prejudice in New Orleans: Jarvis DeBerry

    Times-Picayune
    June 28, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 28 Times-Picayune articles about colorism in New Orleans.

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  • Drexel Now Painting Its Buildings to Look Like Penn’s

    The Philly Post
    June 28, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 28 Philly Post article referencing the June 29 Philadelphia Inquirer article about Drexel’s upscaling of its brick campus.

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  • A courtyard designed by Alexandria Imbesi, a graduate student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on GridPhilly.com on June 28.

    GridPhilly.com
    June 28, 2013

    A courtyard designed by Alexandria Imbesi, a graduate student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on GridPhilly.com on June 28.

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  • New app, robots and other tech news

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    June 28, 2013

    Keith A. Orris, senior vice president for corporate relations & economic development at Drexel, was mentioned in a June 28 Philadelphia Business Journal for being elected to the University City Science Center’s board of directors.

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  • Polygamists find promise in Supreme Court decisions

    USA Today
    June 28, 2013

    Davd S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a USA Today article on June 28 about how the Supreme Court’s decisions on DOMA and Prop 8 will affect polygamy.

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  • Full Show: The Faces of America’s Hungry

    PBS-TV
    June 28, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was a guest on Moyers & Company on PBS-TV on June 28, discussing hunger, food insecurity and poverty in America.

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  • Program for emerging leaders seeks nominees

    Sacramento Business Journal
    June 27, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 27 Sacramento Business Journal article for supporting the Nehemiah Emerging Leaders Program.

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  • IBC sends staff back to school, with Drexel's help

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    June 27, 2013

    The LeBow College of Business was mentioned in a June 27 Philadelphia Business Journal article for partnering with Independence Blue Cross to create a business analytics certificate program.

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  • Answer 3 Questions to Write Your Personal Essay for a U.S. College

    U.S. News & World Report
    June 27, 2013

    Mai-Linh Bui, an undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an article published on June 27 in U.S. News & World Report advising international students on how to write their college admissions essay.

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  • Forget the Sweet Tooth, Eyes Reveal a Taste for Sweets

    National Geographic News
    June 27, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in stories in National Geographic News and Canada’s CTV News on June 27 about her research demonstrating that the brain’s pleasure response to food can be measured in the eyes.

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  • Hungering for impact: A "fast" way to attract attention to Philadelphia schools

    Philly.com
    June 27, 2013

    Dr. Bill Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 27 Philly.com article about union workers holding a hunger strike to protest layoffs by the Philadelphia School District.

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  • In The Grass, On The Reef: The True Value Of A Salt Marsh

    National Science Foundation Science360
    June 27, 2013

    A post about the field research expedition of Dr. Ted Daeschler, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and vice president and associate curator at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was featured in the National Science Foundation Science360 e-news service on June 27.

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  • A College Degree Sorts Job Applicants, but Employers Wish It Meant More

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    June 27, 2013

     Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education on June 27 about the value of a college degree.

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  • Trayvon Martin case: How Rachel Jeantel went from star witness to 'train wreck'

    Christian Science Monitor
    June 27, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in two articles in the Christian Science Monitor and an article in the Orlando Sentinel about the George Zimmerman trial on June 27 and 28.

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  • Page and Perspective: The Real Chávez Story, Fighting Femicide, and an International Crime Party

    DCist.com
    June 26, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned on DCist.com on June 26 for his upcoming book reading. It was also listed in the Washington Post on June 23.

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  • Defense of Marriage Act

    KOPB-Radio
    June 26, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed in a KOPB-Radio (Portland, Oregon) broadcast June 26 about the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act.

  • Local Engineering Graduates Create EZ Pass-Type System For Parking

    CBSPhilly
    June 26, 2013

    A June 26 CBSPhilly story featured an engineering senior design project by recent graduates Dakota Davis, Jonathan Davis, Diego Pinate and Niteesh Prasad. The team designed a system for paying for on-street parking electronically, much like the EZ Pass electronic toll system.

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  • Event stresses need to keep graduates in region

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 26, 2013

    President John Fry was quoted in a June 26 Philadelphia Inquirer story for attending the Regional Congress in Talent and Education and discussing Drexel’s partnerships with community colleges.

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  • Snowden On the Run

    EBRU-TV News
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Bill Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on EBRU-TV News June 25 about NSA leaker Edward Snowden.

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  • Your Eyes May Give You Away And Reveal What Gives You Pleasure

    RedOrbit.com
    June 25, 2013

    Research on measuring food’s effects on the brain led by Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in the RedOrbit.com “The Daily Orbit” program, on KDAF-TV (Dallas, Tx.) and on New England Cable News on June 26 and 27. This research was included in a National Geographic blog post on June 25.

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  • Math anxiety stopping you from saving?

    Yahoo! Finance Canada
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Rajneesh Suri, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a June 25 Yahoo! Finance Canada article about consumers with math anxiety.

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  • Will Ethiopia's 'grand' new dam steal Nile waters from Egypt?

    Christian Science Monitor
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Paul Block, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a June 25 Christian Science Monitor story about how Ethiopia’s quest to build a dam on the Nile River could affect Egyptians downstream.

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  • Inventing the Future: Drexel students grow Dragon Fund to $1 million

    Flying Kite Media
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Dorn, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a June 25 Flying Kite Media article on Drexel’s Dragon Fund student-managed investment portfolio.

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  • Big Brothers in big trouble with federal officials

    Newsworks.org
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Richardson Dilworth, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Public Policy, was quoted in a Newsworks.org story on June 25 about misreported grant money by the nonprofit organization Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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  • New Health Reform

    Wisconsin Public Radio
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and the School of Public Health, was interviewed on Wisconsin Public Radio on June 25 about the government's new health reform consumer information website.

  • Nerve grafts let paralysed rats pee again

    New Scientist
    June 25, 2013

    Dr. John Houle, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a June 25 New Scientist article about nerve graft research that has shown to restore bladder control to paralyzed rats.

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  • Yesterday in the news: George Zimmerman, affirmative action and immigration reform

    WHYY
    June 25, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on June 25 about the Supreme Court’s ruling on affirmative action.

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  • Most Expensive Out-of-Pocket Schools

    WSYR-TV
    June 25, 2013

    WSYR-TV (Syracuse) mentioned that Drexel was listed among the priciest colleges by MSN Money on June 25.

  • Drexel Student’s App Puts Scholarships At Your Fingertips

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    June 25, 2013

    Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed in a June 25 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) segment for the Scholly LLC app that helps users find college and grad-school scholarships.

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  • Health law campaign to make a play for sports fans

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    June 25, 2013

    Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette story on June 25 about U.S. sports leagues spreading the word about the new health care act.

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  • Local colleges react to decision on affirmative action case

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 25, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 25 Philadelphia Inquirer article as one of the local schools that were part of the court briefs filed in the Supreme Court case on affirmative action, arguing in favor of allowing continued use of race as a criterion to enhance diversity.

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  • Drexel University Hosts Gun Simulation to be Prepared in Case of the Worst

    WPHL-TV (PHL-17)
    June 24, 2013

    Drexel Police Chief Edward Spangler was interviewed in a June 24 WPHL-TV (PHL-17) segment on Drexel’s preparation for mass shootings.

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  • Green donors taking time to soul search

    Politico
    June 24, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Politico article on funding for climate change legislation.

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  • On the Boards

    Philly.com
    June 24, 2013

    A June 24 philly.com article announced that Wistar Institute, a nonprofit biomedical organization, named Dr. Mark Greenberg, provost and vice president for academic affairs, to its board of trustees.

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  • "Inside E Street"

    PBS
    June 24, 2013

    Norman Stein, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, appeared on “Inside E Street” on PBS June 24 to discuss Bernie Madoff.

  • Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs

    U.S. News & World Report
    June 24, 2013

    Drexel University was ranked 14th in U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of the top 15 online graduate nursing degree programs on June 24.

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  • 30th Street can be more than a train station

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 24, 2013

    An opinion piece by President John A. Fry about leveraging 30th Street Station to further urban development ran in the Philadelphia Inquirer on June 24.

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  • Pa. agency offers more food aid to low-income children

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 24, 2013

    Kate Scully, a staff member in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 24 about the Pennsylvania Department of Education expanding eligibility for a federal food aid program for low-income children.

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  • Want your kids to learn more words? Use your hands, study says

    Los Angeles Times
    June 24, 2013

    Research on the quality of speech and nonverbal cues used by parents on children conducted by Dr. Tamara Medina, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was profiled in a June 24 Los Angeles Times article.

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  • Archimedes: Separating Myth From Science

    The New York Times
    June 24, 2013

    Chris Rorres, an emeritus professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 24 New York Times article about Archimedes and a conference about the mathematician that Rorres organized.

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  • More couples starting families without marrying

    TODAY Show
    June 24, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training in the Couple and Family Therapy Department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, appeared on the TODAY Show on June 24 in a segment about unmarried couples starting families.

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  • Simple Eye Exam Reveals How Much You Like Chocolate

    Popular Science
    June 24, 2013

    Research on measuring the brain’s response to food by Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in stories on Popular Science and Daily Mail online on June 24 and 25.

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  • Court Rules on Aff. Action

    KFBK-AM 1530
    June 24, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KFBK-AM 1530 (Sacramento) on June 24 about the Supreme Court’s decision to defer affirmative action back to the lower courts.

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  • Supreme Court steps into major political fight and out of affirmative action case

    89.3-FM KPCC
    June 24, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on 89.3-FM KPCC’s “Air Talk” about the Supreme Court’s recent rulings on June 24.

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  • UPDATE 4-Hospital chain Tenet to buy Vanguard Health for $1.73 bln

    Reuters
    June 24, 2013

    Tenet Healthcare Corp, which owns Hahnemann Hospital, was featured in a June 24 Reuters articled for buying smaller rival Vanguard Health Systems Inc for $1.73 billion.


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  • Celiac power: It's much more than a trendy new diet

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 23, 2013

    Gluten-free cooking classes offered by the culinary arts program in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies were mentioned in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s story on celiac disease on June 23.

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  • Pa. art exhibit captures deadly, dazzling snakes

    The Associated Press
    June 23, 2013

    The “Serpentine” photography exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in an Associated Press article on June 23, syndicated to numerous outlets nationally. Jennifer Sontchi, director of exhibits, was quoted.

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  • Stress First Aid for firefighters

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 23, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer Taylor, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 23 about the Stress First Aid program to prevent PTSD and other psychological hazards for firefighters.

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  • Science Of Jazz: A Mapping App Merges Art And Technology

    WRTI-Radio (90.1 FM)
    June 23, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was interviewed in a WRTI-Radio (90.1 FM) story about a mobile app he developed that gives the audience a visual representation of music at a live concert. The report aired several times from June 17-23 and a related story was posted on WRTI.org.

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  • MarketWatch Retirement savers: It’s not too late for stocks

    MarketWatch
    June 22, 2013

    Dr. Wesley Gray, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a June 22 MarketWatch article about retirement plans.

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  • 3 comments One year after verdict, Jerry Sandusky case is a "teachable moment"

    Penn Live
    June 21, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a June 21 Penn Live article about learning from the Jerry Sandusky case exactly one year after he was convicted of child sex abuse crimes.

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  • Which Dinosaurs Roamed the Main Line?

    Haverford-Havertown Patch
    June 21, 2013

    Jason Poole, manager of the Fossil Prep Lab at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was quoted in a June 21 Haverford-Havertown Patch article about the dinosaurs that roamed the Main Line.

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  • Greenworks: How far we've come

    Philly.com
    June 21, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned in a Philly.com story on June 21 for hosting an event about the Philadelphia Greenworks plan to become more sustainable.

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  • Changing Skyline: Apartment towers growing toward Phila.'s west

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 21, 2013

    Drexel’s Chestnut Square mixed-use construction was listed in a June 21 Philadelphia Inquirer story about apartment towers being built between the western edge of Center City and the University City Science Center.

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  • The Problem with the Supreme Court's AmEx Decision, Class Action, and You

    The Atlantic
    June 20, 2013

    Richard Frankel, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in an article in The Atlantic Wire on June 20 about the Supreme Court’s ruling in American Express vs. Italian Colors Restaurant.

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  • O'Bannon vs. NCAA: Judge weighing class-action certification

    The Los Angeles Times
    June 20, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story on June 20 about the antitrust lawsuit O'Bannon vs. NCAA.

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  • Temple University board to vote on tuition increase today

    Philly.com
    June 20, 2013

    A blog post on Philly.com’s “Campus Inq” on June 20 about tuition increases mentioned Drexel.

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  • Collaboration is Not as Easy as Pie

    Metropolis
    June 19, 2013

    Max Zahniser, an adjunct assistant professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed in a June 19 Metropolis article about his course “Sustainability in the Built Environment.”

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  • University looking to seed interdisciplinary projects including healthcare

    MedCityNews
    June 19, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was quoted in a June 19 MedCityNews article about the ExCITe Center’s funding program to Philadelphia-area projects.

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  • Plans for Drexel expansion unveiled at recent meeting of the Center City District

    University City Review
    June 19, 2013

    President John A. Fry was quoted in a June 19 University City Review article about Drexel’s expansion.

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  • Drexel student-developed app eases search for scholarship dollars

    Newsworks
    June 19, 2013

    Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, was profiled in a June 19 Newsworks article for the Scholly LLC app that he developed with Nicholas Pirollo, who graduated from the College of Engineering last week. The app helps users find college and grad-school scholarships.

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  • Roundup: Beat The Heat With Our Top Picks For Attractions In Philadelphia With Frosty Air Conditioning

    Uwishunu
    June 19, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was included in a June 19 Uwishunu blog post of the top attractions located in places with air conditioning. Its newest exhibit, “Glow: Living Lights,” was specifically mentioned.

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  • Mirror, Mirror: '1968' doesn't forget fashion

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 19, 2013

    Clare Sauro, curator of the Historic Costume Collection in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 19 about 1960’s fashion.

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  • Ask the Experts: Policy Changes for a Brighter Retirement

    CardHub.com
    June 18, 2013

    Norman Stein, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was mentioned in an article on retirement on CardHub.com on June 18.

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  • Podcast: Brush up your Shakespeare

    WHYY/Newsworks
    June 18, 2013

    Westphal College’s Black Box Theater production of “Macbeth” was mentioned in a June 18 WHYY/Newsworks story about the large number of Shakespeare performances in the area this summer.

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  • Making demolition safe

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 18, 2013

    An op-ed authored by Dr. Robert Brehm, an associate teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was published in The Philadelphia Inquirer on June 18. The piece calls for industry professionals and government agencies to work together to establish safety standards for building demolition.

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  • What is a top college athlete worth?

    The Tampa Bay Times
    June 18, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in an article in the Tampa Bay Times on June 18 about how much a college athlete is worth.

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  • That’s Doctor Vetri To You

    Foobooz
    June 18, 2013

    A June 18 post on Foobooz spotlighted restaurateur and chef Marc Vetri ‘90, who received an honorary doctorate from the Goodwin College of Professional Studies this past weekend.

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  • Why did FEMA deny new funding after Texas fertilizer plant explosion?

    The Washington Post
    June 18, 2013

    Dr. Scott Knowles, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The Washington Post’s “Federal Eye” blog on June 18 in a post about the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s denial of funding to West, Texas following a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in April.

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  • Glow: Living Lights

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    June 18, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University’s newest exhibit “Glow: Living Lights” was mentioned in a June 18 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story.

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  • In the end, NSA might not need to snoop so secretly

    The Christian Science Monitor
    June 18, 2013

    Dr. Kristene Unsworth, an assistant professor in the iSchool, was quoted in a June 18 Christian Science Monitor story about the National Security Agency’s secret data-collection methods.

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  • Nehemiah Corp’s Syphax to deliver Drexel graduation keynote

    Sacramento Business Journal
    June 17, 2013

    Drexel University Sacramento was mentioned in a June 17 Sacramento Business Journal article for naming Scott Syphax, president and CEO of Nehemiah Corp. of America, to deliver the keynote address at the third commencement ceremony in Sacramento.

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  • Would Union Labor Have Prevented the Market Street Building Collapse?

    Philadelphia Magazine
    June 17, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, an associate teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a June 17 Philadelphia Magazine story about the role using union or non-union labor might have played in building collapses in the city over the years.

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  • No SCOTUS Ruling on Prop 8 Yet: What It Means

    KTXL-TV (FOX-Sacramento)
    June 17, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on KTXL-TV (FOX-Sacramento) on June 17.

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  • Camden agency holds off on deciding how to use land

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 17, 2013

    Dr. Robert Stokes, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 17 about land banking.

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  • Tavis Smiley wraps up Drexel ceremonies

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 16, 2013

    Drexel’s commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients from the ceremonies for the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design, the College of Arts and Sciences and the LeBow College of Business were noted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article June 16.

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  • Doctor’s hateful tweet can be a lesson

    New Mexico Daily Lobo
    June 16, 2013

    Dr. Amelia Hoover Green, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote a June 16 New Mexico Daily Lobo blog post about the University of New Mexico professor who tweeted about obese Ph.D. students.

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  • Side-View Mirror

    WTVY-TV
    June 15, 2013

    Dr. Andrew Hicks, an associate department head and professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in a segment on WTVY-TV (Dothan, AL) about his side-view mirror that eliminates a driver’s blind spot.

  • College scholarships: He's got an app for that

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 15, 2013

    Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, and Nicholas Pirollo, who graduated from the College of Engineering on Friday, were profiled in a June 15 front-page Philadelphia Inquirer article for their Scholly LLC app that helps users find college and grad-school scholarships.

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  • Trauma makeup workshops in the Lehigh Valley offer fake wounds, fun

    Lehigh Valley Live
    June 15, 2013

    Drexel University was mentioned in a June 15 Lehigh Valley Live article for recently using fake wounds from Smooth-On for mass trauma training.

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  • Human Gene Patents

    KPCC-FM
    June 14, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed in a KPCC-FM (Los Angeles) about the recent Supreme Court case on gene patents.

  • Drexel Commencement Ceremonies

    WTFC-TV (FOX)
    June 14, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned for its commencement ceremonies in a June 14 WTFX-TV (FOX) segment.

  • Automakers Push Back Against Consumer Protections

    The New York Times
    June 14, 2013

    Richard Frankel, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a New York Times story on June 14 about automakers trying to force consumers to agree to a binding arbitration process.

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  • Did the City Need to Perform Other Inspections on Collapsed Building?

    NBCPhiladelphia.com
    June 13, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, a professor of the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a June 13 NBCPhiladelphia.com story on the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets.

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  • Would Anyone Live Over a Railyard? Drexel Wants to Find Out

    Curbed
    June 13, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 13 Curbed post for its “Innovation Neighborhood” campus expansion plan.

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  • Get up close and personal with slithering snakes

    Philadelphia Metro
    June 13, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a June 13 Philadelphia Metro article for its new “Serpentine” exhibit.

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  • As top court invalidates some gene patents, biotech has moved on

    Reuters
    June 13, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a Reuters article on June 13 regarding the Supreme Court’s ruling on human gene patenting. The story was picked up by a number of outlets, including Yahoo! News, CNBC and the Chicago Tribune.

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  • Crusade for smartphone 'kill switch' heats up, but would it work?

    Christian Science Monitor
    June 13, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article on June 13 about whether “kill switches” on smartphones can effectively prevent theft.

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  • Top Philadelphia Attractions

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    June 13, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was ranked in the Philadelphia Business Journal’s June 13 list of top Philadelphia tourist attractions.

  • Hug a tree: It just might be keeping you healthy

    Philly.com
    June 13, 2013

    Research on the relationship between tree density and human health by Dr. Anneclaire De Roos, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was mentioned in a June 13 Philly.com blog post written by Dr. Michael Yudell, an associate professor in the School of Public Health.

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  • Kevin Riordan: Chronicling hunger in Camden on camera

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 13, 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 Philadelphia Inquirer column on June 13 featuring the Center’s “Witnesses to Hunger” program’s debut in Camden, N.J.

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  • WKDU’s Communiqué

    Philly.com
    June 12, 2013

    Drexel undergraduate students Paul Brown and Nick Stropko were quoted in a June 12 “Art Attack” blog on Philly.com written by fellow Drexel undergraduate student Kailey Kluge about Drexel’s student-run radio station, WKDU, launching a music blog.

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  • The Real Deal

    WCBM 680-AM
    June 12, 2013

    Miriam Kotzin, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WCBM 680-AM (Baltimore, Md.) on June 12 regarding her new book, The Real Deal

  • ANALYSIS: Why Google can flatly deny knowledge of Prism

    USA Today
    June 12, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a USA Today article on June 12 about Google’s denial that it knew about the NSA’s controversial Prism data mining program.

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  • NSA Leaks Show Low-Level IT Worker as Secrecy’s Weak Link

    Bloomberg
    June 12, 2013

    Harvey Rishikof, director of cybersecurity and the law at the iSchool and Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a June 12 Bloomberg article about whistleblower Edward Snowden and the NSA surveillance scandal.

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  • Drexel, Amtrak to study expanding university and other development over rail yard airspace

    Plan Philly
    June 11, 2013

    Drexel President John Fry was quoted in a June 11 Plan Philly post about Drexel’s expanding campus.

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  • African Americans Disproportionately Affected by Disasters

    The Madison Times
    June 11, 2013

    The National Resource Center for Public Health Readiness & Communications at the School of Public Health was mentioned in a June 11 Madison Times about African Americans being disproportionately affected by disasters.

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  • Photos: Drexel’s Annual Senior Fashion Show

    Philadelphia Weekly
    June 11, 2013

    The annual senior fashion show in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in a Philadelphia Weekly “PWStyle” blog post on June 11.

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  • Inside the furry suit: Drexel Dragon Daniel Szwerc

    Philadelphia Metro
    June 11, 2013

    Daniel Szwerc, a student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in the Philadelphia Metro on June 11 for his role playing the Drexel Dragon mascot.

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  • Philadelphia Building Collapse

    WHYY
    June 11, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, a professor of the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a June 11 WHYY radio segment on the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets.

  • Is Gen Y Loyal to Employers?

    Main Street
    June 11, 2013

    Larry Epstein, the interim head of the department of arts & entertainment enterprise at the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a June 11 Main Street article on Gen Y workers.

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  • Witness to Hunger

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    June 11, 2013

    The Camden, N.J., debut of the “Witnesses to Hunger” program created by Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc) on June 11.

  • Philadelphia Fire Department expands mental-health resources for firefighters, first responde

    WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org
    June 11, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer Taylor, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story on June 11 about new mental-health resources available to help firefighters and other first responders deal with the emotional stress of their work.

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  • EDWARD SNOWDEN

    KFBK-AM 1530
    June 11, 2013

    Dr. Scott White, a professor and director of the Computing Security and Technology Program in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was interviewed on KFBK-AM 1530 (Sacramento), KCBS 740-AM (San Francisco) and KRLA 870-AM (Los Angeles) on June 11 and 12 regarding whistleblower Edward Snowden and the NSA surveillance scandal.

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  • Drexel's Fry presses on with development plans

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 11, 2013

    Drexel President John Fry was quoted in a June 11 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel’s planned campus expansion. The development plans were also featured in a June 11 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment.

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  • How 3D printing and the visual arts are innovating music: Drexel event

    Technically Philly
    June 11, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, and Bruce Kaminsky an adjunct professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, were quoted in a June 11 Technically Philly story about a concert and panel discussion about music and technology held at Mandell Theater. 

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  • Soggy scenes at the site of the U.S. Open

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 11, 2013

    Stephanie Saunders, a first-year law student at the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a June 11 Philadelphia Inquirer article on day one of the U.S. Open at Merion Golf.

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  • PCN Tours

    Pennsylvania Cable Network
    June 10, 2013

    Tech. Sgt. David Cossaboon, an undergraduate student in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a Pennsylvania Cable Network piece on his military and academic work.

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  • Rutgers Reveals Drop in Enrollment, Typical of Law School Environment

    JD Journal
    June 10, 2013

    The Earle Mack School of Law was mentioned in a June 10 JD Journal for maintaining a steady enrollment rate when Rutgers University School of Law-Camden has not.

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  • Mysteries and Facts on Pyramids in Egypt

    USA Today
    June 10, 2013

    Dr. Michel Barsoum, a professor in the College of Engineering, was mentioned in the “Travel Tips” section of USA Today for his research that some portions of Egyptian pyramids were made from concrete.

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  • Ballard Spahr's Prisoner Civil Rights Team Receives Alan J. Davis Award

    Baltimore City Biz List
    June 10, 2013

    The Earle Mack School of Law was mentioned in a June 10 Baltimore City Biz List article about Ballard Spahr being honored with the 2013 Alan J. Davis Award, part of which will fund a public interest summer fellowship.

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  • Trial 2.0: Is FL v. Zimmerman the future of justice?

    HLNTV.com
    June 10, 2013

    Daniel Cevallos, an adjunct professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a HLNTV.com, a CNN worldwide network, article on June 10 about the George Zimmerman trial. 

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  • Students manage $1 million of Drexel's endowment

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 10, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Dorn, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a June 10 Philadelphia Inquirer article on Drexel’s Dragon Fund student-managed portfolio.

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  • Link between early trauma, bad health

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 9, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Taylor, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 9 about the relationship between childhood trauma and lifelong poor health. The article cites services provided to address trauma at Drexel’s 11th Street Family Health Services.

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  • Mantua youth program receives $90,000 donation

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    June 9, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 9 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story for Drexel aid in funding the new Mantua in Action program.

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  • Dr. Diane Braza Selected for National Women’s Executive Leadership Program

    Wauwatsosa Now
    June 7, 2013

    The College of Medicine’s Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership was mentioned in a June 7 Wauwatsosa Now story for appointing Dr. Diane Braza for its National Women’s Executive Leadership Program.

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  • Weekend Picks

    Ocean Style
    June 7, 2013

    Drexel’s annual Senior Fashion Show was included in Ocean Style’s June 7 list of weekend activities.

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  • Could Your Neighborhood Be Making You Fat?

    CBSPhilly.com
    June 7, 2013

    Research on obesity and neighborhood factors by Dr. Amy Auchincloss, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was featured in an article on CBSPhilly.com on June 7.

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  • Stress, Trauma, Loss, Rage

    The Huffington Post
    June 7, 2013

    Dr. John Rich, a professor and chair of the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health, and Dr. Kenneth Hardy, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were quoted in a Huffington Post article on June 7 about viewing violence in America as a public health crisis.

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  • What Is Insight? Is It Visual?

    SmartData Collective
    June 7, 2013

    Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 7 SmartData Collective story on insight.

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  • Committee examines Amtrak’s NE Corridor

    The Washington Post
    June 7, 2013

    Drexel President John Fry was mentioned in a June 7 Washington Post story for his participation as a witness in a field hearing on the future of Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor.

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  • Put an end to animal cruelty

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 7, 2013

    The Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships was noted in an op-ed on June 7 about partnering with the Pennsylvania SPCA on animal welfare programs.

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  • Witnesses: Collapse Warnings Ignored

    Good Morning America
    June 7, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, an associate teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in June 7 stories on Good Morning America, KYW-TV (CBS-3), WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WHYY/Newsworks about a building collapse that killed six people in Center City Philadelphia. He was also quoted in an Associated Press story about the tragic event that was picked up by several outlets including USA Today and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Drexel University's Annual Senior Fashion Show

    Metro
    June 6, 2013

    Drexel’s annual senior fashion show was mentioned in a June 6 Metro story.

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  • Needed: A conversation on organ donation

    Philly.com
    June 6, 2013

    Dr. Michael Yudell, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, wrote a June 6 philly.com blog post about the need to have a conversation on organ donation.

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  • Amid tragedy, three honored for workplace safety

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 6, 2013

    Dr. Arthur Frank, a professor and chairman of environmental and occupational health at the School of Public Health, was named in a June 6 Philadelphia Inquirer article for being honored for workplace safety.

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  • Government’s Access To Cell Phone Records Leaves Privacy Advocates Fuming

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    June 6, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a KYW-TV (CBS-s) story on June 6 about the U.S. government’s digital surveillance methods.

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  • Lighting Up Your Wedding Day, Drexel Student Bridal Collection

    FOX-29
    June 6, 2013

    Sara Teixeira, a student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed on FOX-29’s Good Day Philadelphia about her bridal design collection, which will be featured in Drexel’s annual fashion show on Saturday, June 8.

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  • Some Say Signs of Trouble Apparent Days Before Building Collapse

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    June 6, 2013

    Dr. Abi Aghayere, senior associate dean for academic affairs in Goodwin College, was interviewed in a June 6 KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets.

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  • Two Indian offshoots pushing the envelope

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 6, 2013

    The tentative October 1 due date of the Shake Shack, Zavino and Joe Coffee restaurants at Chestnut Square on Drexel’s campus was revealed in a June 6 Philadelphia Inquirer article.

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  • As search in building collapse ends, lawsuits and investigations begin

    CNN
    June 6, 2013

    Boskie Shah, an undergraduate in the LeBow College of Business, took a picture of the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets that was circulated on CNN and other major news outlets.

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  • Neighborhood Food Options Could Influence Obesity Risk

    The Huffington Post
    June 6, 2013

    Research into the effects of neighborhood features on health and obesity led by Dr. Amy Auchincloss, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, was featured in a Huffington Post article on June 6.

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  • Rugby Sevens Returning to PPL Park for 3rd Time

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    June 6, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 6 Philadelphia Business Journal story for hosting the USA Sevens Collegiate Rugby Championships.

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  • Healthiest Employers Awards

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    June 6, 2013

    Drexel was listed by Philadelphia Business Journal in a June 6 story as one of the city’s healthiest employers -employing between 1,500 to 4,999 people.

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  • 22 REASONS TO VISIT PHILADELPHIA THIS SUMMER

    offMetro
    June 6, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Bug Fest” exhibit was included in offMetro’s list of things to do in Philadelphia this summer on June 6.

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  • Privacy concerns threaten to overshadow Microsoft's new console

    Polygon
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer A. Rode, an assistant professor in the iSchool, was quoted in a June 5 Polygon article about privacy concerns on the new Xbox One.

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  • Report: More Research Needed on Link Between Media and Violence

    The Wrao
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. John Rich, a professor and chair of the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health, was quoted in The Wrap on June 5, in an article about the need for research into the link between media and violence to address gun violence – a recommendation of an Institute of Medicine/National Research Council report on which Rich was an author.

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  • Mantua fossil park 'like dinosaur CSI'

    Courier-Post
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Ken Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a Courier-Post article on June 5 about his fossil research in New Jersey.

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  • KEYSPOT opens 81st public computing center at Drexel’s Dornsife Center in Mantua

    Technically Philly
    June 5, 2013

    The Dornsife Center was mentioned in a June 5 Technically Philly story about the opening of a KEYSPOT computer lab at the center.

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  • Center City Building Collapse Raises Questions

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Abi Aghayere, senior associate dean for academic affairs in Goodwin College, was interviewed in a June 5 KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about the building collapse at 22nd and Market Streets.

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  • Demolition contractor has criminal record

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, an associate teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in June 5 Philadelphia Inquirer, Metro and Philadelphia Business Journal stories about a building collapse in center city Philadelphia. He was also interviewed for a story on WHYY/Newsworks and during WPVI-TV (6-abc)’s coverage of the collapse.

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  • Trichomoniasis

    Cosmopolitan
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Paul Nyirjesy, professor in the College of Medicine and the director of the Drexel Vaginitis Center, was mentioned in the June issue of Cosmopolitan on trichomoniasis.

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  • Start Right Here

    Where Philadelphia
    June 5, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in the June issue of Where Philadelphia magazine for its location in University City. The Academy of Natural Sciences was also mentioned as a stop during the Phlash tours.

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  • Cooley Law School announces quicker path to a JD

    ABA Journal
    June 5, 2013

    The Earle Mack School of Law’s accelerated law degree was mentioned in an ABA Journal article on June 5 about a similar program launching at Cooley Law School.

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  • City 9/11 memorial pushed - then pulled

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Mark Brack, an associate professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on June 5 about a new 9/11 memorial proposed for Franklin Square.

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  • Karen Heller: Lautenberg's powerful public-interest legacy

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 5, 2013

    Dr. Ann Klassen, a professor and chair of the Department of Community Health and Prevention, and associate dean for research in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer column on June 5 about the public-health legacy of late New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg.

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  • Random Hacks 5: What’s Going On! afterschool program finder wins

    Technically Philly
    June 4, 2013

    Drexel’s ExCITe Center was mentioned in June 4 Technically Philly and Flying Kite stories about the center hosting a Random Hacks of Kindness hackathon during the National Day of Civic Hacking.

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  • PCORI challenge awards $125K to these 8 digital tools that connect patients & researchers

    MedCityNews
    June 4, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 4 MedCityNews article for helping to establish ACTCONNECT, a search engine and interface that won the top prize in the “concept” category in the PCORI competition.

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  • Drexel was mentioned in a June 4 Washington Post story about advertising on the DC Metro.

    The Washington Post
    June 4, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a June 4 Washington Post story about advertising on the DC Metro.

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  • Music Hack Day: jazz analysis app beats out 24 projects in Philly’s first music hackathon

    Technically Philly
    June 4, 2013

    Ray Migneco, a postdoctoral researcher in electrical and computer engineering, and Julie Borgeot, an undergraduate in the College of Engineering, were mentioned in a June 4 Technically Philly article for their Multi-Jazz Companion app that won Philadelphia’s first Music Hack Day last month.

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  • Drexel University Sacramento elects SACTO's Robert Burris as chairman of its board of advisers

    Sacramento Bee
    June 4, 2013

    Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel University Sacramento, was quoted in a June 4 Sacramento Bee story announcing Robert Burris as the new chairman of the board of directors.

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  • Rutgers athletics and the business of college sports

    WHYY
    June 4, 2013

    Dr. Karen Weaver, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was interviewed on WHYY’s Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane on June 4 about the Rutgers University athletic director controversy and the business of college sport.

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  • Is Google Glass hospital ready?

    VentureBeat
    June 4, 2013

    Dr. Paul Langevin, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, authored a June 4 VentureBeat article about Google Glass for hospital use.

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  • Photo of the Day

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 4, 2013

    Drexel’s new signage on University Crossings was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s June 4 “Photo of the Day.”

  • Help for Clumsy Kids

    Parents
    June 4, 2013

    Dr. Lisa Chairello, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an article published in the June issue of Parents magazine about children’s’ motor skills.

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  • 7Days: Regional arts and entertainment

    Philly.com
    June 3, 2013

    The Drexel University Mediterranean Ensemble was mentioned in a June 2 Philly.com roundup of events. The group will perform as part of Westphal College’s “Making Music Work: Music Technology from Concept to Consumer” event.

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  • The Police and the Community

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

    A study by Dr. John Rich, a professor in the School of Public Health, was mentioned in a June 2 WPVI-TV (6-abc) “Inside Story” panel discussion about the interactions between the police and the community.

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  • How Cuts to Food Stamps Threaten Children’s Health

    Wired
    June 3, 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 Wired article on June 3 about how cuts to food stamps threaten children’s health.

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  • Autism group launches statewide center

    Lebanon Daily News
    June 3, 2013

    The A.J. Drexel Autism Institute was mentioned in a June 3 Lebanon Daily News story as one of three primary Autism Services, Education, Resources & Training Collaborative (ASERT) partners in Pennsylvania.

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  • World Science Festival 2013: Innovation Square Brings Soccket, Dynamics System Laboratory, Hubo The Humanoid, And More To Brooklyn

    International Science Times
    June 3, 2013

    Drexel’s Autonomous Systems Lab was mentioned in a June 3 International Science Times story for showcasing Hubo the Humanoid Robot at the World Science Festival. Hubo was also mentioned in a June 3 Brooklyn Daily Eagle article about the festival.

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  • SCOTUS rules 5-4 in favor of law enforcement agencies collecting DNA of arrestees

    89.3-FM KPCC
    June 3, 2013

    Lisa McElroy, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on 89.3-FM KPCC’s “Air Talk” on June 3 about the Supreme Court’s ruling in Maryland vs. King regarding whether or not police need a search warrant to swab arrestees for DNA.

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  • Drexel University’s Annual Senior Fashion Show Spotlights Student Designers At The Urban Outfitters Headquarters, Saturday, June 8

    Uwishunu.com
    June 3, 2013

    The annual senior fashion show hosted by the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured on Uwishunu.com on June 3.

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  • HPV causes a growing number of oral cancers

    USA Today
    June 3, 2013

    A study by Dr. Hans Schlecht, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was referenced in a June 3 USA Today article about throat cancer caused by a sexually transmitted virus.

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  • Jacob Lunderby on three exhibits in his studio and moving to Philly seven years ago

    theartblog.org
    June 2, 2013

    Jacob Lunderby, an adjunct professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed in a June 2 theartblog.org story.

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  • Generics Take Over

    WFMZ-TV
    June 2, 2013

    Dr. Paul Langevin, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was a guest on WFMZ-TV (Allentown, Pa.)’s “Law Journal” show on June 2 as part of a panel discussion about pharmaceutical product liability.

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  • Rugby sevens tournaments get underway at Drexel

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 2, 2013

    Paul Chang, Drexel women’s rugby coach, was quoted in a June 2 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the USA Rugby Sevens Women’s Collegiate Rugby Championships and the U.S. Military Memorial Cup held at Drexel’s Vidas Athletics Complex. Drexel captain Kristen Jacobs was also mentioned.

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  • Instant strength from the Titan Arm

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 2, 2013

    A group of Drexel engineering undergraduates was mentioned in a June 2 Philadelphia Inquirer story about senior design projects. The students designed a system to assist people in finding and paying for on-street parking in the city.

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  • Support Grows to Let Cybertheft Victims 'Hack Back'

    The Wall Street Journal
    June 2, 2013

    Harvey Rishikof, a teaching professor in the College of Information Science and Technology and an adjunct professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on June 2 about a series of high-profile cyber-attacks.

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  • Walking for Seniors

    Milestones
    June 1, 2013

     Dr. Brent Simmons, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in an article about the importance of walking for seniors that appeared in the June edition of Milestones magazine.