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  • Changing Skyline: Drexel's new business school building takes its surroundings into account

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 30, 2013

    A Nov. 30 Philadelphia Inquirer article featured an architectural review of the Gerri C. LeBow Hall and recent campus improvements.

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  • Drexel prof prescribes health care business course for med students

    WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org
    November 30, 2013

    Michael Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Nov. 30 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org article about teaching the business of health care to Drexel medical students. Varshana Gurusamy, a third-year medical student in the College of Medicine, was also interviewed.

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  • New lab equipment advances engineering program at Mercer County Community College

    NJ.com
    November 30, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 30 NJ.com article about Mercer County Community College’s recent boost in engineering equipment and programs.

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  • Dirt-Eating Carpet, Self-Cleaning Counters, And Living Walls: The Hacked Bacteria House

    Fast Company
    November 27, 2013

    The Design Futures Lab in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured by Fast Company on Nov. 27. Tashia Tucker, a graduate student in the Westphal College, was quoted.

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  • Black Friday slowed by Thursday openings; protests, arrests at Roseville Walmart

    The Sacramento Bee
    November 27, 2013

    Sally Hamilton, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in Nov. 27 and 29 Sacramento Bee articles about Black Friday holiday shopping. She was also interviewed on Nov. 25 on FOX-40 (Sacramento) and on Nov. 27 on KGO-810 AM radio (San Francisco)

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  • Drexel's backcourt proves it's among nation's best in close loss to Zona

    CBSSports.com
    November 27, 2013

    Men’s Basketball Head Coach Bruiser Flint and senior guard Chris Fouch were quoted in a Nov. 27 story on CBSSports.com about the performance of Drexel’s backcourt in the team’s close loss to Arizona in the NIT Season Tip-Off. Related stories also ran in USA Today and The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Black Friday

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    November 27, 2013

    Rajneesh Suri, PhD, a professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed in a KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment on Nov. 27 about Black Friday sales and trends.

  • Families Learn How Much Water Thanksgiving Meal Requires

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    November 27, 2013

    Kathryn Woolf, an undergraduate student in the School of Education, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on Nov. 27 about calculating the water usage involved in a Thanksgiving meal, as part of her co-op work at the Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center.

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  • DN Editorial: Imagine hunger

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 27, 2013

    An editorial about cuts to food stamps in the Philadelphia Daily News on Nov. 27 featured a participant in the Witnesses to Hunger program of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health.


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  • ThinkFest Video: Frank Lee

    PhillyMag.com
    November 27, 2013

    Frank Lee, PhD, an associate professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in a Nov. 27 post on PhillyMag.com about his talk during the magazine’s “ThinkFest” conference.

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  • Drexel University Helps St. Francis de Sales Students Celebrate "Computer Science Appreciation Week"

    University City Review
    November 27, 2013

    A University City Review article on Nov. 27 featured Drexel’s DUCS Teach program in the College of Computing and Informatics for bringing computer science activities to local middle school students.

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  • Police Continue to Investigate 'Knockout Game'

    Newsmax.com
    November 26, 2013

    Chuck Williams, PhD, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a Newsmax.com article on Nov. 26 about the new “knockout” game trend.

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  • Consider Studying Abroad While an International Student

    U.S. News & World Report
    November 26, 2013

    Mai-Linh Bui, an undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a Nov. 26 U.S. News & World Report article about how to study abroad as an international student.

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  • This Week in Poverty: Anti-Poverty Leaders Discuss the Need for a Shared Agenda

    The Nation
    November 25, 2013

    Mariana Chilton, PhD, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted in an article in The Nation on Nov. 25 about solutions to poverty.

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  • One Drop: Drexel professor's new book explores what determines blackness

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 25, 2013

    Yaba Blay, PhD, an assistant teaching professor and co-director of the Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in the Philadelphia Daily News on Nov. 25 in a story on her new book on racial identity.

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  • President Maduro

    CNN en Espanol
    November 25, 2013

    George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on CNN en Espanol on Nov. 25 about Venezuela’s President Maduro being enabled to rule by decree for a year.

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  • Getting a heads-up for a heart attack

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 24, 2013

    John Fontaine, MD, professor and director of cardiac arrhythmia services in the College of Medicine, was mentioned in a Nov. 24 Philadelphia Inquirer article about a device that warns of upcoming heart attacks.

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  • Nuremberg? Forget it. They don't even know Hitler

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 24, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 24 Philadelphia Inquirer article about mandated Holocaust instruction on college campuses.

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  • The Great Fossil Hunt

    ABC-TV
    November 23, 2013

    Ken Lacovara, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured throughout the program “Born to Explore” on ABC-TV on Nov. 23, in an episode where he found fossils throughout New York City’s five boroughs.

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  • Mighty Quinn: November 24

    New York Daily News
    November 23, 2013

    Frank Lee, PhD, an associate professor in Westphal College and director of the Entrepreneurial Game Studio, was mentioned in a Nov. 23 New York Daily News article for earning a Guinness world record for largest architectural video game display after recreating the classic Atari game Pong on the Cira Center last spring.

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  • What’s Google up to in Sacramento area?

    Sacramento Bee
    November 22, 2013

    Sally Hamilton, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Nov. 22 Sacramento Bee article about Google-run pop-up stores in Sacramento.

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  • Why California needs ACA cancellations to stay

    American Public Media
    November 22, 2013

    Robert Field, PhD, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a story on American Public Media’s “Marketplace” on Nov. 22 about a state-run health insurance exchange in California.

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  • Massachusetts Gaming Commission: Investigation shouldn't hurt Everett casino operator Wynn Resorts

    MassLive.com
    November 22, 2013

    Robert Ambrose, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a MassLive.com story on Nov. 22 about an Eastern Massachusetts casino project.

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  • When the Swing Justice Doesn’t Swing

    Slate
    November 22, 2013

    David S. Cohen, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, wrote an opinion piece for Slate.com on Nov. 22 about Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s position on abortion.

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  • How a Drexel professor (and a Gates Foundation grant) is helping farmers in Thailand

    WHYY-Newsworks.org
    November 22, 2013

    Alexander Moseson, PhD, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was profiled in a Nov. 22 WHYY-Newsworks.org story for his work helping farmers in Thailand with rice-planting tools. He was mentioned in a separate Nov. 22 WHYY-Newsworks.org article for winning a Gates Foundation grant for improving health abroad.

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  • Police keep close eye on reports of disturbing 'knockout' game

    CNN.com
    November 22, 2013

    Chuck Williams, PhD, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a CNN.com story about the new “knockout” game trend on Nov. 22. He was also quoted throughout a WHYY-Newsworks.org story on this topic.

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  • Drexel, Rutgers in deals to ease path for community college students

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 21, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Philadelphia Business Journal article on Nov. 21 for a new partnership with Delaware County Community College. The partnership was also mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on Nov. 22.

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  • Unrelenting Poverty Leads To 'Desperation' In Philly Schools

    NPR
    November 21, 2013

    Mariana Chilton, PhD, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted on NPR’s “All Things Considered” on Nov. 21 in a story about the impact of poverty on the Philadelphia school system.

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  • Penn and Drexel take aim at NCAA soccer tournament

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 21, 2013

    Drexel was featured in a story in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Nov. 21 about the Drexel and Penn soccer coaches celebrating their teams' qualifying for the NCAA men's soccer tournament.

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  • Drexel medical school and Abington Memorial enhance affiliation

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 20, 2013

    Daniel V. Schidlow, MD, dean of the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia Business Journal article on Nov. 20 for the college expanding its agreement for clinical education at Abington Memorial Hospital.

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  • National Transgender Day of Remembrance: Vigil Roundup

    Philadelphia Magazine
    November 20, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 20 Philadelphia magazine blog post about sites holding vigils for National Transgender Day of Remembrance.

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  • College degrees that are profitable and popular

    Philadelphia Metro
    November 20, 2013

    Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Nov. 20 Philadelphia Metro article about profitable and popular college degrees.

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  • Professor says transit funding bill would cost more next year

    Philadelphia Metro
    November 20, 2013

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  • Internet gambling in N.J. gets online test

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 20, 2013

    Glenn Booker, PhD, an associate teaching professor in the College of Computing & Informatics, was mentioned in a Nov. 20 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the technology casinos in New Jersey will use to ensure that their customers are actually in the state while gambling online


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  • Drexel, Penn gear up for soccer tourney

    Philadelphia Daily News
    November 20, 2013

    Men’s Soccer Head Coach Doug Hess was quoted in a Nov. 20 Philadelphia Daily News story about the Dragons preparing to play in the NCAA Tournament this week.

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  • PA transportation bill passes

    WHYY
    November 20, 2013

    Franklin Moon, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on Nov. 20 in a discussion about Pennsylvania passing a transportation bill that will fund improvements to roads, bridges and mass transit across the state.

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  • White supremacist would be black under America's one-drop rule

    CNN.com
    November 20, 2013

    Yaba Blay, PhD, an assistant teaching professor and co-director of the Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an opinion piece for CNN.com on Nov. 20 about the one-drop rule.

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  • Witnesses to Hunger (and Poverty) on the Hill

    The Nation
    November 19, 2013

    Mariana Chilton, PhD, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, and participants in the Center’s Witnesses to Hunger program, were featured in an article in The Nation on Nov. 19 about the participants’ meetings with legislators about their experiences with poverty and public assistance.

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  • Penn, Drexel scientists seek a newer, cheaper solar panel

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 19, 2013

    Jonathan Spanier, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in a Nov. 19 Philadelphia Inquirer story for publishing a study with researchers from the University of Pennsylvania about work on a newer, cheaper solar panel.

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  • George Zimmerman: latest arrest and a troubling post-verdict saga

    Christian Science Monitor
    November 19, 2013

    George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article on Nov. 19 about George Zimmerman’s recent arrest.

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  • Nutritional info on menus leads to healthier choices, Drexel study finds

    WHYY-FM/Newsworks
    November 19, 2013

    Beth Leonberg, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks story on Nov. 19 about a study of nutritional labeling in chain restaurants. The study was led by Amy Auchincloss, PhD, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health.

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  • USC absorbs Pasadena's Pacific Asia Museum in friendly takeover

    Los Angeles Times
    November 19, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ affiliation with Drexel University was mentioned in a Nov. 19 Los Angeles Times story about a partnership between USC and the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena.

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  • City Council learns more about STEM education efforts

    Newsworks
    November 19, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 19 Newsworks story for working with the Philadelphia school district to determine goals for a district-wide STEM initiative.

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  • Fundraiser

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 18, 2013

    The eBay fundraising auction held by the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was spotlighted in the Philadelphia Daily News on Nov. 18.

  • Scholly: Helping students search for scholarships via mobile app

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 18, 2013

    Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed in a Nov. 18 Philadelphia Daily News story about his development of Scholly app, a mobile app that helps students find scholarships.

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  • Letters: Mayor Nutter: the Israel deal

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 18, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 18 opinion letter printed in the Philadelphia Daily News about Mayor Nutter’s trip to Israel and the partnership between Drexel, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Hebrew University.

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  • We Must Start Thinking Again about the Unthinkable

    Scientific American
    November 18, 2013

    Scott Knowles, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Scientific American blog post on Nov. 18 about the “Workshop on Nuclear Issues Education” held at Stevens Institute of Technology.

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  • Pong played on Philly skyscraper nets world record

    The Associated Press
    November 18, 2013

    Frank Lee, PhD, an associate professor in Westphal College and director of the Entrepreneurial Game Studio, was featured in a Nov. 18 Associated Press article for earning a Guinness world record for largest architectural video game display after recreating the classic Atari game Pong on the Cira Center last spring. The Associated Press story ran in a multitude of national news outlets. CBSPhilly.com also reported on the story.

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  • The Life of a Vilna Ghetto Rescuer: Reading, Writing, Remembering

    Jewish Exponent
    November 18, 2013

    The Judaic Studies Program and the Department of English and Philosophy were mentioned in a Nov. 18 Jewish Exponent article about a lecture and book-signing by Julija Šukys, PhD, an assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Missouri.

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  • The 23 most influential business people in Philadelphia

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 18, 2013

    President John A. Fry was featured as one of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s “most influential business people in Philadelphia” on Nov. 18.

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  • Academy of Natural Sciences dishes out cuisine from the collections

    Main Line Media News
    November 18, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was featured in a Nov. 18 Main Line Media News story for hosting its Cuisine from the Collections party.

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  • Smart House hosts a Smart Affair, at a Smart Price for Grid Readers

    Grid Philly
    November 18, 2013

    The Smart Affair event hosted by the Drexel Smart House was spotlighted on Grid Philly’s blog on Nov. 18. Farrah Goldsmith, a student in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted.

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  • How Children Grieve

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    November 17, 2013

    David Schonfeld, MD, professor and chair of the department of pediatrics in the College of Medicine, was interviewed in a Nov. 17 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about child grief.

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  • Drexel Looking Forward To NIT Season Tip-Off

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM
    November 15, 2013

    Head Men’s Basketball Coach Bruiser Flint was quoted in a Nov. 15 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about his team preparing to play in the NIT Season Tip-Off Tournament this week.

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  • Upcoming Lecture: Symmetry in the Universe

    Newsworks
    November 15, 2013

    Dave Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Nov. 15 Newsworks story for speaking at the Philadelphia Association for Critical Thinking

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  • Dinosaurs Unearthed @ the Academy of Natural Sciences

    Geekadelphia
    November 15, 2013

    The “Dinosaurs Unearthed” exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences was profiled in a Nov. 15 Geekadelphia post.

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  • Thwarting Persistence

    The Scientist
    November 15, 2013

    Garth Ehrlich, PhD, a professor in the College of Medicine and executive director of the Center for Genomic Sciences, was quoted in a Nov. 13 The Scientist article about bacterial antibiotic resistance.

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  • Mobility for young adults in the U.S. hits 50-year low

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 15, 2013

    Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on Nov. 15 about mobility for young adults hitting a 50- year low.

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  • Employment drug screening

    Restaurant Business
    November 14, 2013

    Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, director of the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, authored a Nov. 13 Q&A session for Restaurant Business about drug screening restaurant employees. Michael Traud, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was also quoted.

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  • Awards Ceremony

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    November 14, 2013

    The College of Medicine was mentioned in Nov. 14 segments on PHL-17 and WPVI-TV (6-abc) for giving scholarships to female and minority students.

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  • Letters: Time to conduct change at rail yard

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 14, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in an op-ed letter than ran in the Philadelphia Daily News Nov. 14 about using the rail yards at 30th Street.

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  • Behind the Scenes of the Nutcracker

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    November 13, 2013

    An exhibit created by graphic design students, under the leadership of Jody Graff, a teaching professor and director of the graphic design program Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, about the Pennsylvania Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” to be displayed at the Philadelphia History Museum was featured on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on November 13.

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  • Being Black: It's not the skin color

    Philadelphia Weekly
    November 13, 2013

    A preview of a new book on racial identity by Yaba Blay, PhD, an assistant teaching professor and co-director of the Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured on the cover of Philadelphia Weekly on Nov. 13. The book also was featured in the Philadelphia Tribune on November 13.

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  • La Salle to build $35M business school

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 13, 2013

    Gerri C. LeBow Hall was mentioned in a Nov. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the announcement of the new La Salle University business school.

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  • TicketLeap’s Create! Philadelphia

    Geekadelphia
    November 13, 2013

    Lucy Stone, an undergraduate student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Nov. 13 Geekadelphia article for performing at Ticketleap’s Create! Philadelphia event.

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  • Drexel Would Like To Give You A Chance To Live Your Dream For Some Dollars

    Philebrity.com
    November 13, 2013

    The Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was mentioned in a Nov. 13 Philebrity.com post about its Ebay auction to raise money for the college’s scholarships and programs.

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  • Alzheimer's Disease

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    November 13, 2013

    Carol Lippa, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) on Nov. 13 in a story about high blood pressure being associated with a protein involved in Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Obama administration posts low health care signups

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    November 13, 2013

    Robert Field, PhD, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment on Nov. 13 about the Affordable Care Act. His new book “Mother of Invention: How the Government Created “Free-Market” Health Care” was also mentioned.

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  • Bio-surfaces containing "hacked" bacteria could clean your feet as you walk on them

    Dezeen Magazine
    November 13, 2013

    The Design Futures Lab in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in online architecture and design outlet Dezeen Magazine on Nov. 13. Tashia Tucker, a graduate student in the Westphal College, was quoted.

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  • Israeli venture capitalists interested in Nutter-like trade mission to Philadelphia

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 12, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 12 Philadelphia Business Journal article about its research agreement with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Hebrew University. A related story aired in a Nov. 12 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment.

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  • Yogorino opens at Drexel with free desserts

    Philly.com
    November 12, 2013

    Chestnut Square was mentioned in a Nov. 12 Philly.com article about the opening of Yogorino.

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  • Glass ceiling: Why women aren't coaching men's D-I hoops

    USA Today
    November 12, 2013

    Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in USA Today on Nov. 12 in an article about the lack of female coaches in Div. I men’s basketball.

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  • Drexel chef alums come back for a James Beard benefit

    Philly.com
    November 12, 2013

    A Friends of James Beard Benefit Event hosted by the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on Philly.com on Nov. 12.

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  • New GI Bill

    Al Jazeera America
    November 12, 2013

    Ashley Parker-Rowan, an undergraduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a segment on November 12 about veteran students on Al Jazeera America.

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  • Young female with pricey tastes: Kentucky Obamacare numbers

    CNBC.com
    November 12, 2013

    Robert Field, PhD, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a CNBC.com article on Nov. 12 about the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Philadelphia Schools See Cash in Old Classrooms

    The New York Times
    November 12, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 12 New York Times story about Philadelphia former school buildings available for purchase and area universities considering the purchase of school buildings near their campuses.

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  • BarCamp Philly 6: lessons from the annual unconference

    Technically Philly
    November 12, 2013

    Eric Stein, database administrator at the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Nov. 12 Technically Philly article about the annual BarCamp Philly 6 conference.

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  • The Story Behind This Robotic Butt, and How it Could Someday Help You (And Your Butt)

    Geekosystem
    November 12, 2013

    D. Scott Lind, MD, chairman of the Department of Surgery at the College of Medicine, was mentioned in a Nov. 12 Geekosystem post about a research project involving a prostate exam simulator.

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  • Today's Weather Report

    WRC-TV (NBC-Washington, D.C.)
    November 12, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 12 WRC-TV (NBC-Washington, D.C.) weather segment.

  • Politicians, experts advocate for Holocaust studies

    The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    November 12, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 12 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette story about the need to teach Pennsylvania students about the Holocaust.

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  • The Million Dollar Scholar

    Channel One
    November 12, 2013

    Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed in a Nov. 12 Channel One story about his development of Scholly app, a mobile app that helps students find scholarships.

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  • Talk to the hand, Dad: Dealing with your teen when your spouse has cancer

    The Washington Post
    November 11, 2013

    Maureen Davey, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Washington Post article on Nov. 11 about teens coping with a parent having cancer.

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  • Universities, NSA partnering on cybersecurity programs

    The Sacramento Bee
    November 11, 2013

    Steven Weber, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Nov. 11 Sacramento Bee article about universities partnering with the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security to prepare the next generation of cybersecurity experts.

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  • The best colleges for veterans

    MSN Money
    November 11, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 11 MSN Money story about the U.S. News & World Report rankings for “Best Colleges for Veterans.” Drexel is No. 12 in the inaugural ranking. A related story about Drexel’s Yellow Ribbon program, featuring Lindsey Sin, a graduate student at Drexel Sacramento, ran on KBET-TV (ABC-Sacramento).

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  • LATEST NEWS Drexel Exhibit On Wounds Of War Helps Veterans Heal

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

    On Nov. 11, KYW-TV (CBS-3) featured The Joe Bonham Project, an exhibition of portraits of wounded veterans, which is on display in the Hahnemann Library at Drexel’s College of Medicine as part of a class in the Pennoni Honors College’s Great Works Symposium. Karen Curry, director of the Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed.

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  • CHOP, Drexel and Hebrew University forge research partnership

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 11, 2013

    President John A. Fry was quoted in a Nov. 11 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the partnership with Drexel University, Hebrew University and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia that was recently signed when Fry accompanied Mayor Michael Nutter on a trade mission to Israel. Related stories ran on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on Nov. 11 and in the Philadelphia Inquirer Nov. 11.

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  • Gun Violence Rising in Movies

    CNN
    November 11, 2013

    Chuck Williams, PhD, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was interviewed on CNN’s “New Day” on Nov. 11 about video game violence.

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  • Crisis Response

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

    The Filipino Intercultural Society of Drexel University was mentioned in a Nov. 11 WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment about Filipino student organizations raising money and awareness about the damage from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

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  • Sabra Helps Drexel to Soccer Championship

    The Jewish Exponent
    November 10, 2013

    Senior men’s soccer player Tal Bublil, an undergraduate student in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in a Nov. 19 Jewish Exponent story about his performance in the CAA Tournament that helped the Dragons win the championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament.

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  • Study Notes: Confederate flags, food traffic lights and privacy

    Philadelphia Metro
    November 10, 2013

     Mary Ebeling, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Nov. 10 Philadelphia Metro article about the reemergence of the Confederate flag in northern states.

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  • Individualized majors aren’t for slackers

    Philadelphia Metro
    November 10, 2013

    Kevin Egan, PhD, director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry in the Pennoni Honors College, was quoted in a Nov. 10 Philadelphia Metro article about custom-designed majors.

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  • Sanchez Energy Keeps Close Family Ties

    The Wall Street Journal
    November 10, 2013

    David Becher, PhD, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Nov. 10 Wall Street Journal article about corporate-governance questions in Sanchez Energy.

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  • Made in Pennsylvania

    The Philadelphia Inqurier
    November 10, 2013

    President John A. Fry co-authored an open letter with other local university presidents about the possible establishment of a statewide consortium for engineering and manufacturing research. The piece was published Nov. 10 in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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  • Philly High School Fair

    WCAU-TV (NBC 10)
    November 10, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 10 WCAU-TV (NBC 10) segment for hosting the Philly High School Fair.

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  • Inversand archeological dig in Mantua sees families find 65-million-year-old fossils

    South Jersey Times
    November 9, 2013

    Ken Lacovara, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Nov. 9 South Jersey Times article about his fossil dig at the Inversand mining site in Mantua Township, which he hopes to use to encourage students to go into paleontology or other STEM fields. Zack Boles, a graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, was also quoted.

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  • First Person Arts Festival: Stories of us all

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 9, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 9 Philadelphia Inquirer article for participating in the First Person Arts Festival.  

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  • Mutter Museum in Center City Holds First-Ever Slumber Party

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    November 9, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a Nov. 9 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment about cultural institutions and museums that hold sleepover events.

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  • Dancing and drumming at Drexel

    Philly.com
    November 8, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 8 Philly.com story about its partnership with the DanceAfrica Philadelphia festival.

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  • Changing Skyline: For a West Schuylkill site, time to bridge its moat

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 8, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 8 Philadelphia Inquirer article about development on the west bank of the Schuylkill River and the feasibility of building a deck over the train tracks adjacent to Schuylkill Avenue between Walnut and Market Streets.

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  • High expectations for WNIT champion Drexel

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 8, 2013

    Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon and senior guard Fiona Flanagan were quoted in a November 8 Philadelphia Daily News story about the team’s outlook for this season after winning the Women’s National Invitation Tournament last year.

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  • Barcamp Philly 2013: Five Speakers You Simply Shouldn’t Miss

    Geekadelphia
    November 8, 2013

    Gloria Bell, an adjunct professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was mentioned in a Nov. 8 Geekadelphia post about Barcamp Philly.

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  • 'A long way' to go: Obamacare site still struggles

    CNBC.com
    November 8, 2013

    Robert Field, PhD, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a Nov. 8 CNBC.com article about the struggles of the federal Obamacare insurance website.

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  • Roundup: Places to Commemorate Veterans Day in and around Philadelphia

    Uwishunu
    November 8, 2013

    The Joe Bonham Project art exhibition, which is taking place as part of a course entitled "Imaging War" in the Great Works Symposium sponsored by the Pennoni Honors College and the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in a Nov. 8 Uwishunu post and a Nov.10 Philly.com post about places honoring Veteran’s Day in Philadelphia.

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  • Temple University tops Philadelphia's Colleges and Universities List

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 8, 2013

    Drexel placed second in the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Nov. 8 ranking of colleges and universities in the Philadelphia area.

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  • On the Menu: Week of November 10

    James Beard Foundation
    November 8, 2013

    Drexel was included in a Nov. 8 roundup of James Beard Foundation events on the organization’s official blog for hosting the Friends of James Beard Benefit Event that will be held in the Academic Bistro by the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management.

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  • America the What?

    Counter Punch
    November 8, 2013

    Marilyn (M.G.) Piety, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a Nov. 8 Counter Punch review of Carlin Romano’s latest novel about philosophy’s place in American culture.

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  • The Gingerbread Mansions of Fairmount Park

    Philadelphia Magazine
    November 7, 2013

    Christine Luby, an undergraduate student in the College of Nursing & Health Professions, and Marie Whitehead, an undergraduate student in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, were included in Philadelphia Magazine’s “Foobooz” blog post on Nov. 7 about those who participated in the Third Annual Gingerbread House Display.

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  • District announces plan for sale of vacant school buildings

    The Philadelphia Tribune
    November 7, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 7 Philadelphia Tribune story about the city’s plans to sell vacant school buildings.

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  • Health: Chicken’s Hidden Danger

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    November 7, 2013

    Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Shauna Henley, a doctoral student in Quinlan’s lab, were featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3) on Nov. 7 in a segment about harmful bacteria on chicken.

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  • onia Sanchez, Toni Morrison and Rita Dove talk about the power of words

    Philadelphia City Paper
    November 7, 2013

    An event with Philadelphia poet laureate Sonia Sanchez and author Toni Morrison co-hosted by the Africana and Women’s Studies programs in the College of Arts and Sciences was featured in the Philadelphia City Paper on Nov. 7.

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  • Philly high school fair to be Nov. 16

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 7, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 7 Philadelphia Daily News article for hosting the Philly High School Fair.

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  • Phila. School District Delays Debut of Its Buildings-For-Sale Web Site

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    November 7, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 7 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM ) story for its interest in University City High School.

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  • Fouch happy for final chance with Drexel

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 7, 2013

    Men’s Basketball Head Coach Bruiser Flint and senior guard Chris Fouch were quoted in a Nov. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Fouch’s return from injury and the Dragons’ outlook this season.

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  • Drexel University breaks ground on $170M residential tower

    University Business
    November 6, 2013

    The groundbreaking for the new Lancaster Avenue and 34th Street Development was featured in University Business on November 6.

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  • Meet the Philly Start-Ups Leading the Entrepreneurship Era

    Philadelphia Magazine
    November 6, 2013

    Christopher Gray, a student in the LeBow College of Business, was featured in the November 2013 print edition of Philadelphia Magazine as the founder of Scholly app, which was selected as one of the 20 coolest start-ups in Greater Philadelphia.

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  • Drexel Looking For Bounceback Season In 2013-14

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    November 6, 2013

    Men’s Basketball Head Coach Bruiser Flint was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) in a November 5 story about his team’s outlook for the 2013-14 season.

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  • Affordable Care Act

    Sirius XM radio
    November 6, 2013

    Robert Field, PhD, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was interviewed on Sirius XM radio’s “POTUS 124” program on Nov. 6 about the Affordable Care Act.

  • Doctor, speaker — and businessman

    Sacramento Business Journal
    November 6, 2013

    Clarence Marcus Lee Jr., a graduate student at Drexel University Sacramento, was profiled in a Nov. 6 Sacramento Business Journal article.

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  • Exercising with high blood pressure

    Philly.com
    November 6, 2013

    David Berkson, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, authored a Nov. 6 Philly.com article about exercising with high blood pressure.

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  • USER BURNOUT COULD THREATEN TWITTER'S PROSPERITY

    The Associated Press
    November 6, 2013

    Devon Powers, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Associated Press article on Nov. 6 about social media burnout. The story was picked up by numerous outlets, including ABCNews.com, Yahoo! Finance and the San Francisco Chronicle.

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  • Shale gas is just too good to pass up

    Tennessean
    November 5, 2013

    President John Fry was quoted in a November 5 Tennessean op-ed article about Marcellus Shale gas.

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  • ThinkFest Snapshot: Video Game Designer Frank Lee

    Philadelphia Magazine
    November 5, 2013

    Dr. Frank Lee, an associate professor in Westphal College and director of the Entrepreneurial Game Studio, was featured in a November 5 PhillyMag.com post. Lee will be one of the speakers at Philadelphia Magazine’s upcoming ThinkFest this weekend.

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  • Studying Bahama's reefs, just like his father

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 5, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a November 5 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the history of its Bahamian fish collection, which is the largest collection of these fish specimens in the world.

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  • 7Days: Regional arts and entertainment

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 5, 2013

    A production of “Godzilla” by the Drexel Co-op Theatre Company in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was spotlighted in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s “7 Days” column on November 3.

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  • Drexel women get a real chance at CAA title

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 5, 2013

    Drexel’s Women’s Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon was mentioned in a basketball season preview story in The Philadelphia Inquirer on November 5. The Dragons won the Women’s National Invitation Tournament title last season and begin their 2013-14 campaign on November 9 at Toledo. 

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  • On the Boards

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 4, 2013

    On November 4, The Philadelphia Inquirer announced the new members of the LeBow College of Business Center for Corporate Governance advisory board

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  • Getting personal with Sonia Sanchez at First Person Arts

    Philadelphia Metro
    November 4, 2013

    An event with Philadelphia poet laureate Sonia Sanchez and author Toni Morrison co-hosted by the Africana and Women’s Studies programs in the College of Arts and Sciences was featured in the Philadelphia Metro on November 4.

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  • LAX shooting: Should TSA officers be armed?

    Christian Science Monitor
    November 4, 2013

    Dr. Scott White, a professor in the College of Computing & Informatics, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article on November 4 about whether TSA officers should be armed.

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  • What's on Nutter's Agenda in Israel?

    Jewish Exponent
    November 4, 2013

    President John Fry and Dr. Julie Mostov, vice provost for global initiatives, were featured in a November 4 stories in the Jewish Exponent and WHYY/Newsworks about Mayor Michael Nutter’s trip to Israel. Fry and Mostov are part of the mayor’s delegation that will visit Hebrew University to sign a memorandum of understanding between the university’s School of Pharmacy, Drexel and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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  • The Worst Jobs In Science

    Popular Science
    November 4, 2013

    Jake Owens, a doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured for his research on drill monkeys and West African bushmeat markets in an article in the November issue of Popular Science about the “worst jobs in science.”

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  • Scrappy intern lands sponsor

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    November 3, 2013

    Christian Ladd, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, was featured in a November 3 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the Dad Vail Regatta recruiting sponsors. Ladd helped secure a sponsorship for the crew race from Mettlers American Mercantile.

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  • Governor Christie

    WCAU-TV (NBC 10)
    November 3, 2013

    Dr. Bill Rosenberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in a November 3 WCAU-TV (NBC 10) “At Issue” segment about Governor Chris Christie’s chances in the 2013 election for governor.

  • While-you-nosh brain imaging

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 3, 2013

    Dr. Banu Onaral, director of the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; Dr. Kurtulus Izzetoglu, an assistant professor in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems; Dr. Jennifer Nasser, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions; Dr. Michael Green chair of the anesthesiology department in the College of Medicine; Dr. Lucian Panait, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine; and Dr. Terry Heiman-Patterson, a professor in the College of Medicine were quoted in a November 3 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel research that uses functional near-infrared spectroscopy technology. Annie Feng, an undergraduate in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems was pictured in the piece.

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  • The mold within

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 3, 2013

    Dr. Hernando Perez, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on November 3 about the health effects of indoor mold.

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  • Hip Trip: Nutter taking his sales pitch to London, Tel Aviv

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 3, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a November 3 Philadelphia Inquirer article as one of the institutions that will be represented on Mayor Nutter’s trip to London and Israel.

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  • Senator Casey Pushes Legislation To Maintain Additional SNAP Benefits

    CBSPhilly.com
    November 2, 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 November 2 CBSPhilly.com story about the harmful effects of Senator Bob Casey’s recommendation that funds be restored for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program that helps struggling families to purchase food after program cuts went into effect November 1.

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  • Computer malfunctions or not, only the government can fix health care

    Constitution Daily
    November 2, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, wrote a blog post on November 2 for the National Constitution Center’s Constitution Daily blog, which was picked up by Yahoo! News, about the government’s role in health care.

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  • Drexel University's Joe Bonham project highlights human cost of war

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 1, 2013

    The Joe Bonham Project art exhibition, which is taking place as part of a course entitled "Imaging War" in the Great Works Symposium sponsored by the Pennoni Honors College and the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on the front page of the Philadelphia Inquirer on November 1. Karen Curry, executive director of the Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industries Studies, was quoted.

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  • Nutter appoints commission to probe L&I

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    November 1, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brehm, a professor in the College of Engineering, and Scott Gabriel Knowles, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, were mentioned in November 1 Philadelphia Daily News and Philadelphia Business Journal stories about Mayor Michael Nutter creating a group to review the Department of Licenses and Inspections.

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  • Drexel University Breaks Ground on New $170 Million Project

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    November 1, 2013

    The 170 million Lancaster Avenue and 34th Street Development by Drexel and American Campus Communities was featured in November 1 segments on WTXF-TV (FOX-29), WPVI-TV (6-abc), and KYW-AM 1060 Newsradio. The plans were also featured in November 1 Philadelphia Metro and CBSPhilly.com articles.

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