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July

  • Fall Courses

    Fall Courses

    July 23, 2018

    Learn about the social dynamics of urban spaces, the language of the body in popular culture, and the philosophies of social and political life in these exciting fall courses.

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  • Fossil Fuels

    Report: Fossil Fuel Industries - The Goliath of Climate-Related Lobbying Efforts, Spent Billions

    July 19, 2018

    A new study by Drexel environmental sociologist Robert J. Brulle, PhDshows that between 2000 and 2016, lobbyists spent more than two billion dollars on influencing relevant legislation in the US Congress. As the first peer-reviewed, comprehensive analysis ever conducted of climate lobbying data, Brulle’s research confirms the spending of environmental groups and the renewable energy sector was eclipsed by the spending of the electrical utilities, fossil fuel, and transportation sectors.

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