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  • MXenes: The Graphene-Like Material That Could Revolutionize Lithium-Ion Batteries

    GreenOptimistic.com
    September 30, 2013

    Dr. Michel Barsoum, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a September 30 post on GreenOptimistic.com about his research to develop a better material for use in energy storage applications like lithium-ion batteries.

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  • One Dress. One Women. One World

    WXTF-TV (FOX-29)
    September 30, 2013

    Jeff Salvage, an associate teaching professor in the College of Computing & Informatics, was interviewed on WXTF-TV (FOX-29) “News at 10” in a story about he and his wife traveling around the world to take pictures of her in her wedding dress in exotic locations.

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  • Health care exchanges open for business

    WHYY
    September 30, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was interviewed on WHYY’s Radio Times with Marty Moss Coane on September 30 about the roll opening of the health insurance exchanges today. He also was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on October 1 about opposition to the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Strap On Your Computer, Wearable Tech Taking Off

    The Associated Press
    September 30, 2013

    Genevieve Dion, an assistant professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a September 30 Associated Press story about advancements in wearable technology. The story was picked up by a number of news websites nationwide, including NPR.org

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  • Former school buildings a hard sell?

    Philadelphia Daily News
    September 30, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 30 Philadelphia Daily News feature for its interest in the University City High School site.

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  • Q&A: Surgeries

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 29, 2013

    Drexel’s health Q&A series with The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philly.com was published September 29.  Drexel participants included Dr. Andres Castellanos, assistant professor and chief of the Division of Batriatic Surgery at the College of Medicine; Dr. David Stein, chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery at the College of Medicine; Dr. Juan Lucas Poggio, director of robotic colon and rectal surgery at Drexel Medicine; Dr. Glenn Laub, chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the College of Medicine; and Dr. D. Scott Lind, chairman of the Department of Surgery at Drexel College of Medicine.

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  • Jersey dinosaur dig attracts a crowd in Mantua

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 29, 2013

     Dr. Ken Lacovara, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on September 29 about the second annual community dig day at the fossil site in New Jersey where he conducts research with Drexel students.

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  • Twitter: The new face of crime

    USA Today
    September 29, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a USA Today article on September 29 about criminals using Twitter.

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  • SpaceX launches upgraded Falcon 9 rocket

    CBSNews.com
    September 29, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 29 CBSNews.com article for sponsoring the SpaceX mission to launch the upgraded Falcon9 rocket.

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  • 331 'non-exclusive' Common Application member colleges look like geniuses

    Examiner.com
    September 29, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 29 Examiner.com article as one of the nation’s institutions who have not contractually agreed to use only the Common Application during the admissions process.

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  • Ruth Patrick

    KYW-AM (Radio)
    September 29, 2013

    Dr. Ruth Patrick, a pioneering ecologist and scientist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University for more than 4 decades, died at the age of 105 on September 23. Her death was covered in a September 29 KYW-AM (Radio) broadcast and a September 29 WHYY-FM segment.

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  • Museums offer free admission for Smithsonian Museum Day in Philadelphia

    Philly.com
    September 28, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University was mentioned in a September 28 Philly.com article about museums participating in Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live.

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  • Parents create custom jobs for adult kids with autism

    USA Today
    September 28, 2013

    Dr. Paul Shattuck, an associate professor in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and School of Public Health, was quoted in a USA Today story on September 28 about employment for young adults with autism spectrum disorders.

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  • Salem Community College applies for nursing program re-accreditation

    South Jersey Times
    September 28, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 28 South Jersey Times article as a popular place for Salem Community College nursing students to earn their BSN.

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  • Here comes the bride… in 19 countries!

    HLN
    September 27, 2013

    Jeff Salvage, an associate teaching professor in the College of Computing & Informatics, was featured in a September 26 HLN “Showbiz Tonight” segment about he and his wife traveling the world to take pictures of her wearing her wedding dress.

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  • Did God Get Things Terribly Wrong?

    Counter Punch
    September 27, 2013

    Dr. Marilyn (M.G.) Piety, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a September 27 Counter Punch review of philosopher Alvin Plantinga’s latest novel about atheism.

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  • Health-Exchange Prognosis: Unclear Why It's So Difficult to Estimate the Potential Success of Obamacare

    The Wall Street Journal
    September 27, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal print article on September 27 about the Affordable Care Act’s new health insurance exchanges opening on October 1 and a September 27 Wall Street Journal blog post about how people will react to the changes. A September 29 Philadelphia Inquirer article also quoted Field on how undocumented residents will be affected.

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  • Drexel U. Eager To Negotiate Purchase of Closed High School Site

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    September 26, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 26 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) article about the University’s interest in the University City High School site.

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  • Bit of a windfall for Pa. universities

    Philly.com
    September 26, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 26 Philly.com article for receiving $3,000 through the state’s unclaimed property program.

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  • 'Rebels' fly Confederate flags up north, but what's their cause?

    MSN.com
    September 26, 2013

    Dr. Mary Ebeling, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a September 26 MSN.com article about the reemergence of the Confederate flag in northern states.

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  • Pollution and light dance on the side of the Wilma Theater

    Newsworks
    September 26, 2013

    Dr. Youngmoo Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was quoted in a September 26 Newsworks article for participating on a panel discussion about the intersection of art and science at the Chemical Heritage Foundation.

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  • Twitter Launches New Alerts System

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    September 26, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) on September 26 about Twitter’s new alert system.

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  • Always late? Apologize, but don’t belabor it

    Today
    September 26, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a September 26 segment on NBC’s “Today” show about chronic lateness.

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  • Changing Attitudes Toward Driving and the Automobile

    WHYY
    September 26, 2013

    Dr. Mimi Sheller, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Mobilities Research and Policy, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane” on September 26 about changing attitudes towards cars and driving.

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  • TableTalk

    Philly.com
    September 26, 2013

    The opening of Joe’s Coffee in Chestnut Square was mentioned in a September 26 Philly.com restaurant column.

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  • Drexel University warns of phone thefts on campus

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

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 26 6abc.com and broadcasts on WXTF-TV (FOX-29)’s “Good Day” and WPVI-TV (6-abc) for issuing warnings about a string of cell phone robberies in University City.

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  • Shale industry foresees benefits for region

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 26, 2013

    President John Fry was quoted in a September 26 Philadelphia Inquirer article for speaking at Shale Insight 2013. His involvement with the two-day conference was also mentioned in articles in Pittsburgh Business Journal, Scranton Times-Tribune, and The Philly Post.

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  • A debate on raising funds from city's universities and nonprofits

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 26, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 26 Philadelphia Inquirer about local universities and nonprofits making payments to the city, known as Payment in Lieu of Taxes or PILOTs.

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  • Campus View: Rethinking higher ed reform through co-ops

    USA Today
    September 26, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a USA TODAY story on September 26 about the value of cooperative education.

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  • 2013-2014 PayScale College Salary Report

    PayScale
    September 26, 2013

    Drexel placed 141 out of 1,000 universities whose graduates who earned the highest salaries in a September 26 PayScale.com report. “The Philly Post,” Philly Mag’s blog, also reported on Drexel’s ranking compared to area universities in a September 25 post.

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  • Racy Photo

    KYW-TV (CBS-3)
    September 25, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3) about state laws preventing people from uploading racy photos of others online. The reporter also spoke with Drexel students on campus about the problem.

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  • Drexel Issues Warning About String Of Cell Phone Robberies

    CBSPhilly.com
    September 25, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 25 CBSPhilly.com article and a September 25 KYW-AM (Radio) for issuing warnings about a string of cell phone robberies in University City.

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  • The sleep obsession: What new parents do to get more zzz's for baby...and themselves

    Today.com
    September 25, 2013

    Research by Dr. Bobbie Poismontier, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was referenced in a September 25 Today.com article about how new parents and newborns can get more sleep.

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  • Drexel eyes purchase of University City High School

    PlanPhilly
    September 25, 2013

    Lucy Kerman, Drexel’s Vice Provost of University and Community Partnerships, was quoted in a September 25 PlanPhilly article later published on Philly.com about Drexel’s involvement to local schools near its University City campus.

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  • Get Free Admission To More Than 15 Philadelphia-Area Museums For Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day

    Uwishunu
    September 25, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a September 25 Uwishunu roundup of Philadelphia-area museums offering free admission for Smithsonian Magazine’s “Museum Day” on September 28.

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  • Past Weight Loss an Overlooked Factor in Disordered Eating

    Science Daily
    September 24, 2013

    Dr. Michael Lowe, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a September 24 ScienceDaily article about the influence of past weight loss on eating disorders.

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  • Drexel University to Participate in National Robotics Challenge

    Geekadelphia
    September 24, 2013

    Dr. Paul Oh, a professor in the College of Engineering and head of Drexel’s Autonomous Systems Laboratory, and Rob Ellenberg, a graduate student in the College of Engineering, were mentioned in a September 24 Geekadelphia blog post about Drexel’s participation in the DARPA Robotics Challenge.

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  • UNITED THEY STAND

    Sports on Earth
    September 24, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowksy, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in a Sports on Earth story on September 24 about George Tech football players protesting the NCAA.

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  • Joe Coffee University City to Serve Talula’s Goods

    Zagat.com
    September 24, 2013

    Chestnut Square restaurants Joe Coffee and Shake Shack were mentioned in a September 24 Zagat.com article for new openings on Drexel’s campus.

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  • Expert Explains how to Discipline Young Kids

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    September 24, 2013

    Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on September 24 about disciplining children for bad behavior.

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  • Engineering Bigotry?

    Inside Higher Ed
    September 24, 2013

    Dr. Amy Slaton, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Inside Higher Ed story about an anti-gay letter that ran in Prism, the magazine of the American Society for Engineering Education.

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  • Retired Philadelphia Police Officer Gives Advice To A Future Police Officer

    CBSPhilly.com
    September 23, 2013

    John Maxwell, assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on CBSPhilly.com on September 23 about working in the field of criminal justice.

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  • Is 'INF1DL' OK for a vanity plate?

    CNN
    September 23, 2013

    Daniel Cevallos, an adjunct professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, authored a September 23 CNN article about state laws banning offensive vanity plates.

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  • Some uninsured Pennsylvanians won’t see benefits from health law

    MedCityNews.com
    September 23, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a September 23 MedCityNews.com article about whether uninsured Americans will receive benefits under the health care reform law.

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  • Ruth Patrick, a Pioneer in Science and Pollution Control Efforts, Is Dead at 105

    The New York Times
    September 23, 2013

    Dr. Ruth Patrick, a pioneering ecologist and scientist at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University for more than 4 decades, died at the age of 105 on September 23. Obituaries ran in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Philadelphia Inquirer and other outlets.

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  • My Life is Now

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 23, 2013

    The MDA/ALS Center of Hope in the College of Medicine was mentioned in a September 23 Philadelphia Inquirer article written by Paula Barvin, a patient at the center.

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  • Philadelphia's culture boom strains under the costs of upkeep

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 22, 2013

    Drexel’s affiliation with The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a September 22 Philadelphia Inquirer article on sustaining the arts in Philadelphia.

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  • Haddonfield celebrates 300 years of history

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 22, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a September 22 Philadelphia Inquirer article for housing the world’s first mounted dinosaur skeleton.

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  • To produce better results, PHA changes its ways

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 22, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 22 Philadelphia Inquirer opinion piece authored by Kelvin A. Jeremiah, the president and CEO of the Philadelphia Housing Authority, on how the PHA is working with local institutions.

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  • Camden exhibit looks at hunger firsthand

    Courier-Post
    September 21, 2013

    The “Witnesses to Hunger” program of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health was featured in a Courier-Post story on September 21 for its Camden photo exhibit. Molly Knowles, a research coordinator for the Center, was quoted.

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  • Let 'student-athletes' climb aboard the money train

    Newsday
    September 21, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted throughout a Newsday story on September 21 about paying college athletes. Her research with the NCPA was also mentioned in a Salon.com article on September 21.

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  • Association of Food Journalists’ Writing Competition Announces Winners

    Grub Street New York
    September 20, 2013

    Jason Wilson, director of the Center for Cultural Outreach in the Pennoni Honors College, and Shelby Vittek, a student in the Goodwin College, were mentioned in a Grub Street New York post on September 20 for winning Association of Food Journalist Awards.

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  • College-educated workers are taking jobs that don't require degrees

    Los Angeles Times
    September 20, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in the Los Angeles Times on September 20 in a story on mal-employment among college graduates. He was also quoted in a Providence Journal story on Rhode Island’s unemployment rate.

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  • CREATIVITY IS REALLY JUST PERSISTENCE, AND SCIENCE CAN PROVE IT

    FastCompany
    September 20, 2013

    Research on creative insight by Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a FastCompany article on September 20.

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  • Real keepers: Saving pieces of Pa.'s past

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 20, 2013

    Dr. Ted Daeschler, a vice president and associate curator at the Academy of Natural Sciences and associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on September 20 about a new crowdfunding campaign to preserve Pennsylvania’s top 10 endangered artifacts, one of which is a pair of butterfly specimens held at the Academy. The Philadelphia Metro also featured the campaign.

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  • Chesco housing agency goes smoke-free

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 20, 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 article on September 20 about Chester County’s new smoke-free policy for public housing residences.

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  • 'All you can do is pray': What poverty in America really looks like

    NBCNews.com
    September 20, 2013

    The “Witnesses to Hunger” program of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was the focus of an article on NBCNews.com on September 20, highlighting this week’s exhibit of photos from women in Camden shining a light on the experience of poverty and hunger.

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  • Academy of Natural Sciences

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    September 20, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in September 20 WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WPHL-TV (Phl-17) story for opening the museum after hours for children.

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  • Drexel’s business incubator moving to this new $92M building

    Technically Philly
    September 20, 2013

    The Baiada Institute and its executive director Mark Loschiavo were mentioned in a September 20 Technically Philly article about the business incubator’s new location.

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  • Designer Molecule Causes AIDS Virus to Destroy Itself

    Voice of America
    September 20, 2013

    Dr. Cameron Abrams, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a September 20 Voice of America story about his research to create a molecule that can trick HIV into rendering itself inert. Related stories also appeared on Gizmodo, The Times of India, International Business Times and Science Daily.

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  • Weekend Picks

    Uwishunu
    September 20, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Serpentine” exhibit was included in a September 20 Uwishunu roundup of weekend activities.

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  • iPhone 5s gold rush begins, as crowds line up for new phone

    MacWorld
    September 20, 2013

    Iryna Hrubiy, an undergraduate student, was quoted in a September 20 MacWorld article about the new iPhones.

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  • Molecule tricks HIV into destroying itself

    ScienceBlog.com
    September 19, 2013

    A research team co-led by Dr. Cameron Abrams, a professor in the College of Engineering, and Dr. Irwin Chaiken, a professor in the College of Medicine, that created a microbicide to trick HIV viruses into “popping” itself into oblivion was featured in a September 19 ScienceBlog.com article.

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  • Say Yes to Education

    WTAE-TV ABC-4
    September 19, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a WTAE-TV ABC-4 (Pittsburgh) segment for its participation in the Say Yes to Education program.

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  • The iTunes of Higher Education

    Slate
    September 19, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned for offering an online certificate in creativity and innovation in a Slate article on September 19 about the increasing number of online certificate programs and their role in traditional higher education.

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  • Poverty dips in city, but need for food stamps rises

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 19, 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 article on September 19 about regional and national trends in poverty and eligibility for food stamps. A separate Philadelphia Inquirer article also featured the Center’s Witnesses to Hunger photo exhibit in Camden, N.J.

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  • Granite Countertops, Flat-Screen TVs, Fire Pits: The Surprising Story of How College Dorms Got Luxe

    The New Republic
    September 18, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 18 The New Republic article about luxurious student dormitories.

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  • How to exercise with diabetes

    Philly.com
    September 18, 2013

    Dr. David Berkson, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, authored a September 18 philly.com post about exercising with diabetes.

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  • Young Adults With Autism Less Likely to Have Jobs, Live Independently

    HealthDay
    September 18, 2013

    Dr. Paul Shattuck, an associate professor in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and School of Public Health, was quoted in a September 18 HealthDay article about young adults with autism who are less likely to have jobs. The story continued to be picked up in numerous outlets including Yahoo! Health, WomensHealth.gov and various ABC, FOX, CBS, NBC, and The CW affiliated websites.

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  • Jerry Sandusky lawyers ask for a retrial. Do they have grounds?

    The Christian Science Monitor
    September 18, 2013

    Richard Frankel, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor article about Jerry Sandusky's request for a retrial on September 18.

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  • Move-In Day Traffic

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

    Drexel’s move-in day was mentioned in September 18 KYW-TV (CBS-3) and The CW Philly traffic segments.

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  • Two malls tell a tale of Venezuelan capital flight

    The Miami Herald
    September 18, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in the Miami Herald on September 18 about expropriations in Venezuela.

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  • Young Adults With Autism Less Likely to Have Jobs, Live Independently

    HealthDay
    September 18, 2013

    Dr. Paul Shattuck, an associate professor in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and School of Public Health, was quoted in a HealthDay syndicated story picked up by U.S. News & World Report on September 18 about his team’s research on employment and living outcomes for young adults on the autism spectrum.

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  • Expert Advice

    Restaurant Business
    September 17, 2013

    Dr. Jonathan Deutsch, professor and program director of hospitality management, culinary arts and food science in Goodwin College, authored an advice column about tips, payroll, food costs and latte art for the September issue of Restaurant Business.

  • The 50 Ugliest College Campuses

    Complex.com
    September 17, 2013

    Drexel was included in a September 17 roundup of the ugliest college campuses on Complex.com. The university’s placement at number 6 was mentioned in Philly Mag and NJ.com stories.

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  • Lawmakers to push for ban on gay conversion therapy

    Philadelphia Daily News
    September 17, 2013

    Monique Walker, a doctoral candidate in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a September 18 Philadelphia Daily News story about Pennsylvania lawmakers pushing for a ban on gay conversion therapy. She was also quoted in a September 17 EDGE blog post and a September 17 Philebrity post about her experiences treating young people with the harms of conversion therapy practices.

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  • Colleges With the Highest Application Fees

    U.S. News & World Report
    September 17, 2013

    Drexel’s free online application was included in a September 17 U.S. News & World Report story on college application fees.

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  • Student athletes weigh in on juggling school and sports

    Philadelphia Metro
    September 17, 2013

    Dr. Karen Weaver, associate clinical professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was quoted in the Philadelphia Metro on September 17 about college athletics.

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  • PA Law Schools

    Central Pennsylvania Business Journal
    September 17, 2013

    Central Pennsylvania Business Journal ranked the Earle Mack School of Law in a list of the top eight Pennsylvania law schools that appeared in the magazine’s September issue.

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  • The 20th Annual Phashion Phest presents “20 is the new black

    Examiner.com
    September 17, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 17 Examiner.com post for its participation in the 20th Annual Phasion Phest.

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  • Drexel Health Q&A Series

    Philly.com
    September 16, 2013

    Professors and chairs from the College of Medicine participated in a September 16 philly.com “Drexel Health Q&A Series” piece. Participants were Dr. B. Brent Simmons, an associate professor; Dr. Steven Zinn, an associate professor; Dr. Daniel DeJoseph, an assistant professor; Dr. Carol Lippa, professor and interim chair in the department of neurology; and Dr. David Berkson, an assistant professor.

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  • Transitions: People in Academe

    The Chronicle of Higher Education
    September 16, 2013

    Susan C. Aldridge was mentioned in a September 16 Chronicle of Higher Education column for being appointed senior vice president for online learning at Drexel.

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  • Drs. Oz and Roizen: Don't wash the chicken!

    Oregon Live
    September 16, 2013

    The nationally syndicated Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen column on September 16 mentioned the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” campaign co-created by Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions.

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  • Drexel Rolls iSchool into New College of Computing and Informatics

    Library Journal
    September 16, 2013

    David E. Fenske, dean of the College of Computing & Informatics, was quoted in a September 16 Library Journal story about the formation of the College.

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  • Where there's a will, there isn't always a way

    AARP Blog
    September 16, 2013

    Deborah S. Gordon, an assistant professor of law in the Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a September 16 AARP Blog post about the importance of drafting a will.

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  • Farm-to-Fork

    KXTV-Sacramento
    September 16, 2013

    Drexel University Sacramento was mentioned in a September 16 KXTV-Sacramento segment for hosting the Farm-to-Fork discussion on causes behind cuisine.

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  • NY Times Says Earth Has Unlimited Carrying Capacity, So Forget Climate Change and Party On, Homo Sapiens!

    ThinkProcess.org
    September 16, 2013

    Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a September 16 ThinkProcess.org post about media coverage on climate and overpopulation threats.

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  • City, nonprofit promoting "global profile" of the area

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 15, 2013

    Heidi West, director of Drexel’s Office of International Programs, was quoted in a September 15 Philadelphia Inquirer story about GlobalPhilly 2013, a collection of public events created by the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs and the nonprofit Global Philadelphia Association.

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  • Forward, into the past!

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 15, 2013

    The upcoming “Dinosaurs Unearthed” exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a front-page Philadelphia Inquirer story about regional museums, on September 15. The exhibit was also included in a September 13 Uwishunu post about upcoming fall museum exhibitions.

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  • Parents forum on air hazards

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 15, 2013

    Dr. Carla Campbell, an associate teaching professor in the School of Public Health, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on September 15 about air pollution and children’s health, in advance of her talk on the subject as part of a forum at the Academy of Natural Sciences on September 19.

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  • A.J. Drexel Autism Institute boosts research on adults with autism

    WHYY-FM
    September 15, 2013

    WHYY-FM and Newsworks.org on September 15 featured Dr. Paul Shattuck, an associate professor in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and School of Public Health, in a story about his new position at Drexel and his research emphasis on better understanding the challenges and needs of young adults with autism.

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  • No tax form for Care Act subsidy

    Philly.com
    September 15, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and Earle Mack School of Law, authored a September 15 Philly.com blog post about the Affordable Care Act.

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  • The Venezuelan Revolution

    Radio America
    September 14, 2013

    Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on September 14 on Radio America’s “For Your Ears Only” about his new book on the Venezuelan revolution.

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  • CHOP Doctors Close to Finding Cure for Sickle-Cell

    NBCPhiladelphia.com
    September 14, 2013

    Elvelyna Beaubrun, an undergraduate student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a September 14 NBCPhiladelphia.com article about the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s research efforts to find a cure for sickle-cell anemia.

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  • Cheers!

    Business Traveler
    September 13, 2013

    Dr. Stanley Ridgley, an assistant clinical professor in the LeBow College of Business, was referenced in a September Business Traveler magazine article for adapting to drinking customs in Russia.

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  • History, comedy and science connect at FringeArts

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 13, 2013

    Dr. Michael Yudell, an associate professor in the School of Public Health, authored a philly.com “The Public’s Health” blog post September 13 about an upcoming FringeArts performance he will be part of, linking history, comedy and science.

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  • Pa. nurses pushing for greater role in evolving world of health care

    WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org
    September 13, 2013

    Dr. Roberta Waite, an associate professor and assistant dean in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story on September 13 about the increased role of nurses and nurse practitioners that is anticipated as a result of the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Camden's Art Crawl is a must-see

    Courier Post
    September 13, 2013

    The upcoming “Witnesses to Hunger” exhibit in Camden, developed by the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was mentioned in a September 13 Courier Post article about the Camden Arts Crawl.

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  • Schools Experiment with MOOCs' Online Legality

    The New York Law Journal
    September 13, 2013

    The New York Law Journal spotlighted Karl Okamoto, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, in an article on September 13 about law schools experimenting with MOOCs.

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  • Weekend Picks

    Uwishunu
    September 13, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Serpentine” exhibit was included in a September 13 Uwishunu roundup of weekend activities.

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  • Chicken or egg question cracked: Hampton Creek scientists create plant-based egg

    FOX News
    September 12, 2013

    Allyson Kramer, a student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a FOXNews.com article about artificial, plant-based eggs on September 11.

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  • 3 College Application Essay Tips for International Students

    US News & World Report
    September 12, 2013

    Mai Linh Bui, a student in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an article for USNews.com on September 12 about application tips for international students.

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  • The pros and cons of having a booster back your team

    American Public Media’s "Marketplace"
    September 12, 2013

    Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, was interviewed on American Public Media’s "Marketplace" on September 11 about boosters supporting college athletes. Her research with the NCPA on paying college athletes was also mentioned in a Washington Times opinion piece on September 12.

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  • Girl's hair ordeal was dread wrong

    Philadelphia Daily News
    September 12, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, 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 September 12 for creating a “care package” for a 7-year-old girl who was banned from school because of her hairstyle.

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  • Drexel University launches new college

    Metro
    September 12, 2013

    President John Fry was quoted in a September 12 Metro feature about the new College of Computing and Informatics.

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  • Shuttered Schools

    Al Jazeera America
    September 12, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was interviewed live on Al Jazeera America's “America Tonight” program on September 12 about the state of public education.

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  • Apple iPhone 5S Unlocks With Fingerprint in Place of Passcode

    KYW Newsradio
    September 11, 2013

    Dr. Moshe Kam, a professor in the College of Engineering and head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, was quoted in a September 11 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about Apple’s use of a fingerprint-activated biometric security system on its new iPhones.

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  • Drexel Professor Discusses Hate Crimes on "The O'Reilly Factor"

    FOX News "The O'Reilly Factor"
    September 11, 2013

    Dr. Donald Tibbs, an associate professor in the Earle Mack School of Law, was interviewed on FOX News’ "The O’Reilly Factor" about hate crimes on September 11.

  • Get a B.A. without getting F.A.T.

    Philadelphia Daily News
    September 11, 2013

    Drexel’s Recreation Center was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News column on September 11 about staying healthy in college.

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  • Drexel launching new college

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 11, 2013

    David E. Fenske, dean of Drexel’s iSchool, was mentioned in a September 11 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the University creating a new school, called the College of Computing & Informatics. Fenske will serve as the dean of the new college, which will combine the iSchool’s programs with the Computer Science Department, from the College of Engineering, and the Department of Computing and Security Technology, from the Goodwin College of Professional Studies. The story was also mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10).

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  • Tell a brown girl she's pretty, dreadlocks and all

    CNN.com
    September 11, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, 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 September 11 about a 7-year-old girl who was banned from school because of her hairstyle.

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  • Get a B.A. without getting F.A.T.

    The Philadelphia Daily News
    September 11, 2013

    Drexel’s Recreation Center was mentioned in a Philadelphia Daily News column on September 11 about staying healthy in college.

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  • Drexel launching new college

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 11, 2013

    David E. Fenske, dean of Drexel’s iSchool, was mentioned in a September 11 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the University creating a new school, called the College of Computing & Informatics. Fenske will serve as the dean of the new college, which will combine the iSchool’s programs with the Computer Science Department, from the College of Engineering, and the Department of Computing and Security Technology, from the Goodwin College of Professional Studies. The story was also mentioned on WCAU-TV (NBC-10).

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  • Tell a brown girl she's pretty, dreadlocks and all

    CNN
    September 11, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, 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 September 11 about a 7-year-old girl who was banned from school because of her hairstyle.

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  • Drexel School of public health gets new dean

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 10, 2013

    The Philadelphia Business Journal featured the appointment of Dr. Ana Diez Roux as the next dean of the School of Public Health, in a story on September 10.

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  • Drexel School of public health gets new dean

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 10, 2013

    The Philadelphia Business Journal featured the appointment of Dr. Ana Diez Roux as the next dean of the School of Public Health, in a story on September 10.

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  • UnitedHealth Recalls Digital Health Record Software

    Bloomberg
    September 10, 2013

    Dr. Scot Silverstein, an adjunct professor in the College of Computing and Informatics, was referenced in a September 10 Bloomberg article about UnitedHealth recalling digital health record software.

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  • U.S. News rankings: Where Pa. and N.J. colleges stand

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 10, 2013

    Drexel was included in philly.com’s September 10 listing of all Pennsylvania and New Jersey universities who ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s annual best colleges list.

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  • The bug man of Eastern State Penitentiary

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 10, 2013

    Greg Cowper, an entomologist at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on September 10 about his work studying the insects found in the historic Eastern State Penitentiary and retracing the similar effort of a past prisoner.

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  • Drexel merges programs to create College of Computing and Informatics

    Technically Philly
    September 10, 2013

    Technically Philadelphia featured a story on September 10 about the new College of Computing and Informatics.

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  • Colleges' Role Shouldn't End at Graduation

    Chronicle of Higher Education
    September 9, 2013

    Drexel was noted in a September 9 Chronicle of Higher Education commentary for being one of the few colleges that offers a cooperative-education program for students.

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  • 8 Ingenious Homework Help Sites

    Real Simple
    September 9, 2013

    The Math Forum in the School of Education was featured in Real Simple magazine’s list of ingenious homework help websites on September 9.

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  • Weekend Picks

    Uwishunu
    September 9, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Serpentine” exhibit was included in a September 9 Uwishunu roundup of First Friday events.

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  • Drexel adds new retail to Chestnut Square, will transform Stratton Hall terrace

    Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 9, 2013

    Chestnut Square was mentioned in a September 9 Philadelphia Real Estate Blog post about new retail added to Drexel’s campus.

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  • Black Women Reach Out to Tiana Parker

    Ebony
    September 9, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, an assistant teaching professor and co-director of the Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Ebony magazine story and on TheRoot.com on September 9 about a 7-year-old girl who was banned from school because of her hairstyle.

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  • Is College Worth It?

    FOX-40 TV
    September 9, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on FOX-40 TV (Sacramento) on September 9 about whether or not college is worth the investment.

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  • Drexel Health Q&A Series

    Philly.com
    September 8, 2013

    Professors and chairs from the College of Medicine participated in a September 8 philly.com “Drexel Health Q&A Series” piece. Participants were Dr. Katherine Sherif, chief and clinical director of the Drexel Center for Women’s Health and an associate professor in the College of Medicine; Dr. Paul Nyirjesy, director of the Drexel Vaginitis Center and professor in the College of Medicine; Dr. Christine Soutendijk, the assistant director of the Drexel Center for Women’s Health and an assistant professor in the College of Medicine; and Dr. Owen Montgomery, chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the College of Medicine.

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  • Leadership

    WHYY-FM
    September 8, 2013

    Dr. Donna DeCarolis, the founding dean of the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship, was interviewed in a September 8 WHYY-FM segment about entrepreneurship.

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  • Why we just can’t help finishing off a box of Pringles

    Telegraph
    September 8, 2013

    Dr. Michael Lowe, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Telegraph (UK) article on September 8 about the desire to eat high-fat foods.

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  • Galleries: Settling in at Bridgette Mayer

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 8, 2013

    The “Spatial Translations” exhibit in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s URBN Center Annex was spotlighted in the Philadelphia Inquirer on September 8.

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  • Who’s really paying your doctor?

    Philly.com
    September 7, 2013

    Krystyna Dereszowska, a third-year law student in the Earle Mack School of Law, authored a September 7 philly.com article about the Open Payments program.

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  • Scholly Helps Students Find Their Ideal Scholarships On Their Smartphones

    Tech Crunch
    September 6, 2013

    Tech Crunch featured a story on September 6 on Scholly app created by Christopher Gray, a student in the LeBow College of Business, and Nick Pirollo, a recent College of Engineering alumnus. The app helps ease the scholarship search process.

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  • Top picks for family fun in NW Philly and Center City this weekend

    WHYY/Newsworks.org
    September 6, 2013

    The Academy of Natural Sciences’ “Glow: Living Lights” was included in a September 6 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org list of top picks for family fun.

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  • Franklin & Marshall recognizes former president John A. Fry's contributions

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 6, 2013

    The dedication of the “John A. Fry College House Green” at Franklin & Marshall College in recognition of President Fry’s contributions to F&M while he served as its president was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer blog post on September 6.

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  • College programs can help firms build for the future

    The Sacramento Business Journal
    September 6, 2013

    Former Drexel-Sacramento student Larry Mandelberg wrote a September 6 Sacramento Business Journal article that referenced Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel Sacramento, and Drexel’s co-op program.

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  • The Gluten-Free Grain You Haven't Tried

    Prevention Magazine
    September 6, 2013

    Nyree Dardarian, an instructor in Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Prevention Magazine article in the September 2013 issue about cooking with the grain amaranth.

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  • Is College Worth the Investment?

    KFBK-AM
    September 6, 2013

    Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on KFBK-AM (Sacramento) on September 6 about whether college is worth the investment.

  • LOCS OF LOVE: UPLIFTING TIANA PARKER

    JET
    September 6, 2013

    Dr. Yaba Blay, an assistant teaching professor and co-director of the Africana Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a JET magazine story on September 6 about a 7-year-old girl who was banned from school because of her hairstyle.

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  • Drexel University Holds Annual "White Coat" Ceremony

    WTXF-TV (FOX-29)
    September 6, 2013

    On September 6, WTXF-TV (FOX-29) featured the White Coat Ceremony for students in the Physician Assistant program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions. Dr. Gloria Donnelly, dean of the College, was featured giving remarks.

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  • Beware of the College Red Carpet

    College Solution
    September 6, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 6 College Solution article for sending out VIP or priority applications.

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  • Laser Spectroscopy Helping to Measure Progress in Nanotech Design

    Lab Manager Magazine
    September 6, 2013

    Dr. Jonathan Spanier, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, and Guannan Chen, a graduate student in Drexel’s Materials Science and Engineering department, were quoted in a September 6 Lab Manager Magazine article about their research on laser spectroscopy.

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  • College programs can help firms build for the future

    Sacramento Business Journal
    September 6, 2013

    An op-ed piece written by Dr. Sandra Kirschenmann, associate vice provost and executive director of Drexel Sacramento, was referenced in a September 6 Sacramento Business Journal article about college programs that help provide for students’ futures.

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  • Philadelphia Region's Top Alumni Associations List

    The Philadelphia Business Journal
    September 6, 2013

    Drexel Alumni Association was ranked the second-highest alumni association for Pennsylvania universities in a September 6 Philadelphia Business Journal feature.

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  • 'Planet of the Grapes': Wine on your tablet

    Philly.com
    September 5, 2013

    A new e-book on wine written by Jason Wilson, director of the Center for Cultural Outreach in the Pennoni Honors College, was reviewed in a September 5 Philly.com story. The e-book was produced by Table Matters, an online food magazine put out by the Center, and Drexel University.

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  • Cyber Criminals Target Parents in Back-to-School Scam

    WCAU-TV (NBC-10)
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Rob D’Ovidio, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on September 5 for a story on a phishing scheme that targets parents of school children.

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  • Please stop defending the word 'like.' It, like, still has no place

    Globe and Mail
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Paula Marantz Cohen, a distinguished professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Globe and Mail article on September 5 about using the word “like.”

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  • Google To Make Case That Gmail Practices Do Not Violate Privacy Laws

    ABCNews.com
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Rachel Greenstadt, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in an ABCNews.com story on September 5 about Google’s contention that its practice of scanning all emails sent to Gmail users from non-Gmail accounts does not violate federal privacy laws.

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  • ConsumerWatch: Campaign Warns Against Rinsing Uncooked Chicken

    CBS
    September 5, 2013

    On September 5, numerous outlets including ABC, CBS and FOX TV affiliates, FOX News Radio and Chicago Tribune video covered the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” campaign developed by Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, with colleagues.

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  • Jeff Gelles: Internet users want privacy, study finds

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Asta Zelenkauskite, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on September 5 about Internet privacy.

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  • In defeat for Nutter, 9/11 memorial rejected

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Mark Brack, an associate professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on September 5 about a 9-11 memorial planned for Franklin Square that was voted down.

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  • New Ad Campaign Targets Childhood Hunger

    The New York Times
    September 5, 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 New York Times article on September 5 about a new ad campaign intended to address childhood hunger.

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  • Corey Feldman slammed for calling criticism of lingerie birthday party 'bullying'

    FOXNews.com
    September 5, 2013

    Dr. Chuck Williams, associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education, was quoted in a September 4 FOXNews.com story criticizing actor Corey Feldman for calling criticism of his lingerie birthday party “bullying.” Williams was later mentioned in a September 4 VICE article written by the journalist who Feldman is accusing of bullying.

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  • Delaware Valley Friends take up SeaPerch challenge

    Daily Local News
    September 5, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a September 5 Daily Local News story for hosting the annual Greater Philadelphia SeaPerch Challenge last year.

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  • Franklin Institute's longtime leader to step down Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/news/local/20130905_Franklin_Institute_s_longtime_leader_to_step_down.html#5E1dk6KAK2ALBtMl.99

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 5, 2013

    The departure of Dr. Dennis Wint, president and CEO of The Franklin Institute, and his appointment on the faculty of the new museum leadership graduate degree program in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News, the Philadelphia Business Journal, the Philadelphia Metro, KYW-TV (CBS-3) and WHYY/Newsworks.org on September 5.

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  • TIME Cover Story: It's Time to Pay College Athletes

    TIME
    September 5, 2013

    Research by Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, a professor in the Goodwin College of Professional Studies, and Drexel’s department of Sport Management with the National College Players Association was referenced in a TIME magazine cover story on September 6 about whether or not college athletes should be paid. The research also was mentioned in a Time.com blog post about the piece on September 5.

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  • Do Employers Value Online Learning?

    EdTech
    September 5, 2013

    An infographic on the benefit of online degrees created by Drexel University Online was featured in a September 5 EdTech post.

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  • Franklin Institute CEO Dennis Wint to resign

    WPVI-TV (6-abc)
    September 4, 2013

    The departure of Dr. Dennis Wint, president and CEO of The Franklin Institute, and his appointment to the faculty of the new museum leadership graduate degree program in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was spotlighted on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and on Philadelphia Magazine’s website.

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  • Many Americans Still Struggling to Feed Their Families

    BillMoyers.com
    September 4, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, authored a guest blog post about child hunger and USDA data on food insecurity, that was published on BillMoyers.com on September 4.

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  • What worries Obamacare opponents?

    WHYY/Newsworks.org
    September 4, 2013

    Dr. Robert Field, a professor in the School of Public Health and Earle Mack School of Law, was quoted in a WHYY/Newsworks.org story on September 4 about Obamacare opponents.

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  • Former UMUC Chief Chosen to Lead Drexel Online

    Inside Higher Ed
    September 4, 2013

    Inside Higher Ed featured the appointment of Dr. Susan C. Aldridge on September 4 as senior vice president for online learning (Drexel Online).

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  • You may not have to wash that chicken after all

    NBC Nightly News
    September 4, 2013

    On September 4, NBC Nightly News featured the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” campaign developed based on research in the College of Nursing and Health Professions. Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College who helped develop the campaign, was quoted in a related story on NBCNews.com. NBC’s The TODAY Show and numerous NBC News affiliates around the country featured the story on September 5, as did several ABC, CBS and FOX News affiliate stations. “New Day” on CNN also discussed the story.

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  • Keep Sales Simple

    Harvard Business Review
    September 4, 2013

    Dr. Rajneesh Suri, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was featured in the September issue of Harvard Business Review for his experiment on consumer math anxiety.


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  • Shutter to Think

    SJ Magazine
    September 4, 2013

    Dr. Mariana Chilton, an associate professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities in the School of Public Health, was quoted and featured in the September issue of SJ Magazine in an article about the “Witnesses to Hunger” program she founded debuting in Camden, N.J.

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  • Battle heats up among Chinatown bubble tea shops

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 3, 2013

    Christine Ng, a graduate student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a September 3 Philadelphia Inquirer article about drinking bubble tea while reviewing her nursing studies.

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  • Drexel Players' PARTS: A SPEED-THROUGH Set for Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Begin. 9/6

    BroadwayWorld.com
    September 3, 2013

    The Drexel Players, a student-run organization in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, were mentioned on BroadwayWorld.com on September 3.

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  • The Great Chicken Debate: To Wash or Not?

    AARP Blog
    September 3, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an AARP Blog post on September 3 about the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign.

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  • The Great Chicken Debate: To Wash or Not?

    AARP Blog
    September 3, 2013

    Dr. Jennifer Quinlan, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an AARP Blog post on September 3 about the “Don’t Wash Your Chicken” food safety campaign

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  • http://news.nurse.com/article/20130902/NATIONAL05/109020017#.UictTmTXgeU

    Nurse.com
    September 2, 2013

    Dr. Donna Sabella, assistant clinical professor and director of global studies in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a September 2 Nurse.com story on human sex trafficking.

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  • People in the News

    The Philadelphia Inquirer
    September 2, 2013

    Dr. Danielle Rice was listed in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s “People in the News” section on September 2 for her new appointment as executive director of the museum leadership graduate degree program in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.

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  • Could 'connected vehicle technology' have prevented this South Jersey school bus crash?

    WHYY/Newsworks.org
    September 2, 2013

    Dr. Dario Salvucci, a professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a September 2 WHYY/Newsworks.org story about connected vehicle technology.

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  • DARPA Robotics Challenge


    September 2, 2013

    Dr. Daniel Lofaro, a post-doctoral researcher in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Sept. 2 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about Drexel’s participation in the DARPA Robotics Challenge.

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  • Expert: Tattoos, weight gain may be killing suspect Konias' way to look tough

    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
    September 2, 2013

    Dr. David DeMatteo, associate professor and director of J.D./Ph.D. program in the Earle Mack School of Law and the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review story on September 2 about the behavior of alleged murder Kenneth Konias.

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  • Drexel Wants Discount Bus Stops Moved

    KYW Newsradio (1060-AM)
    September 1, 2013

    Drexel was mentioned in a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story on September 1 for opposing the placement of discount bus service stops on University-owned property on JFK Boulevard.

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