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Because analysis can’t wait.


The Uneven Effect of Sanctions is under Review as Policy Tactic Use Increases

Drexel's Global Sanctions Database is being leveraged as the most comprehensive tally of these penalties and their impact.

Learn More in the New York Times

Evidence of Negative Trade Shocks and Gender Inequality


From Theory to Policy with Gravitas


Policy and Politics: Trade Adjustment Assistance in the Crossfire


Because advocacy can’t wait.

House of Representatives votes to pass CROWN Act

This bill, passed 235-189, bans race-based hair discrimination in employment and against those participating in federally assisted programs, housing programs and public accommodations.

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Doris "Wendy" Greene Helped Fight for New York City’s Ban on Natural-Hair Discrimination

Teen Vogue

Wendy Greene: Untangling Race, Hair, and Grooming Codes Discrimination

Drexel News

Dove’s Short Film ‘As Early As Five’ Is a Wake-Up Call Against Hair Discrimination


Because reinvention can’t wait.

Record Labels

How a lost recording became a Philadelphia soul classic

Philadelphia’s Sigma Sound Studios recorded more than 200 gold and platinum records before closing its doors in 2003, eventually donating 7,000 tapes to Drexel University, including recordings by Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, Gladys Knight and hundreds of other unknown artists.

Learn More on PBS NewsHour

Trash to Treasure: Drexel Archive Saves Classic Recordings


Drexel University’s Music Department Resurrects Long-Lost Funk Music

NBC Philadelphia

How Drexel’s Music Department Helped Unearth A Long-Lost Philly Funk-Soul Classic

Rolling Stone

Because heroes can’t wait.

How can we prepare our nursing students for the worst?

Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions Disaster Simulation program presents students with an emergency situation and requires them to respond in real-time – preparing students to meet the next challenge before it even happens.

Learn More on Drexel Magazine

NIH Awards Drexel University $14.4 Million for Health Disparities Research

Drexel News

Drexel’s College of Nursing and Health Professions Explores VR Therapy

Exel Magazine

Disaster Simulation Lab Helps Drexel Nursing Students Prepare for the Worst-Case Scenarios

Drexel News

Drexel News & Media Coverage

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Drexel University is part of the conversation.

But breaking news is only part of the Drexel story. Drexel students, faculty and alumni are breaking barriers and driving change around the world.

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TV Coverage Highlights

Drexel sees frequent coverage from broadcast news sources on research breakthroughs and more – this video contains highlights from 2021 – 2022.

Student Experience Video Library

You have to see it to believe it.

Drexel’s unique design combines academic rigor with a transformative cooperative education program, positioning students alongside expert faculty and professionals tackling today’s most complex issues.

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