Drexel’s 2018 Philly Chef Conference Tackles Sexism, Wellness and Business Development
Dec 20 2017
Now in its fifth year, the 2018 Philly Chef Conference will once again convene the regional and national food community to discuss the latest food and beverage industry issues and trends with demonstrations on current professional techniques. Experts from coast-to-coast will talk trends in food styling and beverage programs, as well as sexism in the kitchen and wellness for chefs. The conference hosted by Drexel University’s Center for Food and Hospitality Management will take place Sunday through Monday, March 11–12, 2018.
Top Drexel Stories of 2017
Dec 20 2017
2017 was a big year for Drexel University, which made strides in research and developments that could impact all of our futures.
Heard Around Campus — December
Dec 20 2017
In the last month of 2017, Drexel University is preparing for its upcoming winter break with a special extension and holiday hours.
Drexel and Chemical Heritage Foundation Mix Artifacts With Mobile Gaming to Create History of Alchemy Experience
Dec 18 2017
The Chemical Heritage Foundation wants to set the record straight about alchemy. The medieval practice, often perceived as a dark art or pseudoscience, actually helped form the process of scientific experimentation and influenced our modern understanding of chemistry and medicine. On its quest to shed light on alchemy, the Foundation, with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities, has enlisted help from Gossamer Games, a game design startup in Drexel University’s Entrepreneurial Game Studio, and Frank Lee, PhD, director of the EGS, to create a mobile gaming experience about the “golden age of alchemy” using books, art and artifacts from CHF Museum’s alchemy collection.
Gingerbread Houses, Philly Style
Dec 13 2017
Four Drexel University culinary students created two Philly-themed gingerbread houses that are now displayed in the Logan Hotel.
How the Drexel Rec Center Lined Up ‘The Balanced Project’
Dec 6 2017
To spotlight the wellness and inclusion mission of Drexel University Recreational Athletics, the Drexel Recreation Center has released a new campaign featuring Dragons working on their physical, mental and emotional health.
Fossils Fuel This Student’s Attraction to the Academy
Dec 4 2017
Kevin Sievers has been coming to the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University since he was a little kid to learn about the ancient animal history on display. Now, as a Drexel student, he gets to work there.