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April

  • Forman Team Wins 2015 Drexel Ventures Innovation Fund Award for DietAlert

    April 30, 2015

    Dr. Evan Forman along with his team from the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Science, the College of Engineering and the Westphal College of Media Arts and Design are winners of a 2015 Drexel Ventures Innovation Fund Award for their project, DietAlert.

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  • Emily Stasko Receives Student Travel Award

    April 22, 2015

    Emily Stasko, 2nd year PhD student mentored by Pam Geller, has been selected as a recipient of a 2015 APA Student Travel Award.

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  • Aimee Hildenbrand Publication on Acute Pain and Posttraumatic Stress After Pediatric Injury

    April 20, 2015

    Aimee Hildenbrand, a third-year clinical psychology PhD student working under the mentorship of Dr. Brian Daly, recently published a first author paper in the Journal of Pediatric Psychology.

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  • Voxel-lesion symptom map shows areas associated with speech production (blue-green) and speech recognition (red-yellow) factors in the brain. Credit: Mirman et al., Nature Communications

    Mapping Language in the Brain

    April 16, 2015

    Aphasia, an impairment of language that often happens after stroke or other brain injury, affects about 1 in 250 people, and can make it difficult to return to work and to maintain social relationships. A new study published in the journal Nature Communications provides a detailed brain map of language impairments in aphasia following stroke.

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  • The Eureka Factor by John Kounios

    April 07, 2015

    Read about John Kounios, PhD and his upcoming book The Eureka Factor: Aha Moments, Creative Insight, and the Brain from the Drexel Now article How to Harness the Science of Sparking Ideas.

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  • CoAS Celebrates 25th Anniversary

    April 01, 2015

    In the year 1990, Madonna's "Vogue" topped the Billboard charts, "The Simpsons" and the Internet were still in their infancy, the Hubble Space Telescope launched into orbit, and Drexel President Richard Breslin announced that the College of Sciences and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences would merge to become one — the College of Arts and Sciences.

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