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Students in the course “Disaster and Resilience in Puerto Rico” leverage their expertise across majors to help Plenitud PR, a nonprofit farm and community, build a more sustainable vision for the future.

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The world won’t wait. Neither will we.

In the College of Arts and Sciences, we deliver a time-honored liberal arts education paired with Drexel’s renowned focus on applied learning. Our research and scholarship explore contemporary issues with an eye toward improving the common good.

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With a breadth of disciplines and a focus on the now, the College is the perfect home for curious scholars who seek to apply their learning in the service of humanity. Our undergraduate programs give students a broad-based, hands-on education, and our graduate programs take a rigorous yet practical approach to advancing knowledge.

Research that drives change

Students at the College of Arts and Sciences —many beginning as early as their freshman year— work hand-in-hand with world-class Drexel researchers and scholars. Together, they enhance understanding, generate groundbreaking discoveries and drive positive change across a diverse range of disciplines spanning the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.

Psychology R3 Grant to Address Youth Confinement Amid COVID-19

Psychology Grant to Address Youth Confinement Amid COVID-19

Correctional facilities have emerged as hotspots for the spread of COVID-19, and confined youth face an increased risk of infection. A new Rapid Response Research grant will bring together a team of researchers in Drexel University’s Juvenile Justice Research and Reform Lab with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges to inform alternatives to confinement for young people caught in the juvenile and criminal justice systems.

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Innovation requires versatility — here in the College of Arts and Sciences, our students become capable change agents who embrace knowledge across disciplines through rigorous academics, leading-edge research and immersive experiences.

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