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Lincoln’s Hat and Franklin’s Music Stand on Display in a New Show Highlighting Philadelphia History
Page Talbott, PhD, director of Museum Outreach for Cultural Partnerships and University Collections and Exhibitions, was quoted in a July 24 Philadelphia Inquirer article featuring "Philadelphia Revealed: Unpacking the Attic," a new exhibition from the Atwater Kent Collection at Drexel, which opened Thursday, July 18.
Lincoln’s hat and Franklin’s music stand on display in a new show highlighting Philadelphia history
Plus: historic candy moulds, a piece of wood from a decoy coffin, and more.
As Days Heat Up, More Seniors Skip Doc Appointments
A study on the association between climate change and missed doctor appointments, conducted by researchers at the College of Medicine and the Dornsife School of Public health, was featured in a July 22 HealthDay article. Nathalie S. May, MD, a professor, and Janet H. Fitzpatrick, MD, a clinical associate professor, both in the College of Medicine, were quoted in the stories, which were republished by KAYU-TV (Fox-Spokane, WA), KULR-TV (NBC-Billing, MT), among other regional broadcast outlets.
‘Philadelphia Revealed’ Exhibit Uncovers the City’s History in Things That Survived
Page Talbott, PhD, director of Museum Outreach for Cultural Partnerships and University Collections and Exhibitions and Stacey Swigart, director of the Atwater Kent Collection in the Lenfest Center for Cultural Partnerships, were quoted in a July 19 WHYY article that features "Philadelphia Revealed: Unpacking the Attic," a new exhibition from the Atwater Kent Collection at Drexel, which opened Thursday, July 18.

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Abieyuwa Aghayere, PhD

buildings, civil engineering, engineering

Aghayere studies structural systems and why they fail. He has written extensively about wood, concrete and steel construction and structural failure analysis. And commented in media stories about building collapses, the degradation and testing of infrastructure and the built environment.

 

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD

Criminology & Justice Studies
D'Ovidio researches the intersection of computer technology, crime and the criminal justice system. He directs Drexel's research program in computer crime and digital forensics. In the past, he has worked with the New York City Police Department and Philadelphia Police Department on research projects involving computer crime. His work with the law enforcement community also includes training investigators on techniques to trace Internet communication and seize electronic evidence and cell phones.

Girija Kaimal, EdD

creative arts therapies
Kaimal’s research focuses on understanding the way that creative self-expression affects human emotions and other brain processes. Her work particularly focuses on the ways people's experiences influence what they create, and how art-making can be used to reduce stress and stress-related issues.

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