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  • November

    • ExCITe Center Opens

      November 28, 2012

      The center occupies more than 11,000 square-feet of converted industrial office space at the University City Science Center’s 3401 Market Street building.

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    • ExCITe Center Space Opens

      November 26, 2012

      Anchored by research teams from Drexel’s Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, the College of Engineering, and the iSchool-College of Information Science and Technology, the ExCITe Center represents a step forward in the ambitious plans of Drexel and its partners in the community to develop an “Innovation Neighborhood” in University City and West Philadelphia. The flexible space for the highly collaborative work housed within the University City Science Center building at 34th and Market streets, was designed by local firm UJMN Architects + Designers.

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  • September

    • What Im Reading Youngmoo Kim

      September 19, 2012

      Drexel's Dr. Youngmoo Kim took the time to chat with DrexelNow about his current reading choice, The Rise of the Creative Class—Revisited (second edition) by Richard Florida.

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    • Ignite Philly 10

      September 12, 2012

      Dr. Youngmoo Kim presented at Ignite Philly 10. Speaking about the ExCITe Center in their beloved short format, he touched on The Hubos and the MRP, as well as the other great work of our partners.

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  • August

    • Scientist of the Year

      August 22, 2012

      Dr. Youngmoo Kim, director for the ExCITe Center, associate professor of electrical & computer engineering, and assistant dean of engineering for media technologies, was among the many members of Philadelphia’s vibrant geek community on the red carpet at the Academy of Natural Sciences for Philadelphia’s Geek Awards on August 17th.

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  • June

    • Seed Funded Research Projects

      June 01, 2012

      The first three seed funded research projects were announced on June 1, 2012. The awarded projects were: "Virtual Opera," "Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Gaming," and "Sonic City."

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  • April

    • Science Night at the Ballpark

      April 28, 2012

      Many attended Science Night at the Ballpark and cheered on the Phillies as they took on the Chicago Cubs all while learning about the science of sports.

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