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Joseph M. Torsella Named Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Public Policy

October 14, 2014
Portrait of Ambassador Torsella

John A. Fry, President of Drexel University, announced that "Ambassador Joseph M. Torsella (Ret.) has been named Drexel University Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Public Policy for the duration of this academic year....

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A.J. Drexel Institute for Energy and the Environment Announces Inaugural Class of Research Grants

May 13, 2014
AJ Institute grant project

Reducing carbon emissions, improving efficiency of the power grid and using ultrasound to treat contaminated water are just a few of the research goals being pursued by the first round of projects funded by the A.J. Drex...

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The Center for Public Policy Host Cities and Climate Change: Lecture Series

January 24, 2014
Arial view of cars in a parking lot

The Center for Public Policy is sponsoring a unique special topics course this winter term on Cities and Climate Change. ...

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Rescuing Cities, Schools and Students: New Models for Municipal Banking Forum to be Held at Drexel

May 22, 2013
Wall Street and Broadway street signs

A public forum entitled “Rescuing Cities, Schools and Students: New Models for Municipal Banking” will be held at Drexel University on Thursday, May 23, sponsored by Drexel's Center for Public Policy, th...

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Deirdre Franklin, MSPP Student's Nonprofit Pinups for Pitbulls Featured on CBS Philly

May 10, 2013
Deirdre Franklin, Pinups for Pitbulls

MSPP student, Deirdre Franklin was featured on CBS Philly, promoting her nonprofit organization, Pinups for Pitbulls, on April 30, 2013. Pinups for Pitbulls helps animal rescue organizations and brings awareness to issue...

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CPP Professor Appointed by WFNJ as Women's Policy Institute Director

November 12, 2012
Professor Jacqueline Burke

Ms. Burke is currently the director of the New Jersey Women's Policy Institute.  The Institute, which is housed in the New Jersey Women's Fund, trains women from across the State how to navigate Trenton and become advoca...

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CPP Professor selected as new Politico Contributor

June 29, 2012
Representative Brendan Boyle

Pennsylvania State Representative Brendan Boyle, an Adjunct Professor with the Center for Public Policy, is a new Politico contributor. Boyle teaches PLCY 590: Campaign Management in the Masters in Public Polic...

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