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  • Panorama 2011

    September 30, 2011

    College of Arts and Sciences freshmen kicked off the school year with PANORAMA 2011, a Drexel tradition now in its second year. On the morning of September 16, roughly 400 CoAS students, faculty and staff gathered in Behrakis Hall to discuss the 2011 shared freshmen reading: Hoops by Philadelphia-native Major Jackson. In an exciting twist this year, Jackson joined the event—via Skype.

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  • Five-Story Biowall of Plants Serves as a Living Laboratory for Air Quality Research at Drexel

    September 29, 2011

    Drexel's new Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building features a five-story vertical wall of living plants – the largest such wall in North America and the only one at a U.S. university. Scientists and students at Drexel are studying the biowall, an active living filter that removes volatile organic compounds from the air, to get a better understanding of how it works.

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  • NBC10 presents: Ask The Mayor!

    September 26, 2011

    Do you have an idea or an issue you want to get in front of Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter? Now's your chance on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 7:00 pm!

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  • Prof. Elizabeth T. Papish Receives Drexel University Career Development Award

    September 19, 2011

    Assistant Professor Elizabeth T. Papish received a Drexel University Career Development Award to fund “Bioinorganic and Organometallic Chemistry Seminars to Discuss “Big Picture” Issues: Green Chemistry and Bioinspired Catalysis.”

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