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Reducing Child Poverty by Expanding Child Tax Credits

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was a guest on the July 21 episode of WHYY’s "Radio Times" to discuss the role of child tax credits in reducing child poverty. 

‘Hot Mess of Cars’ to ‘Holistic’: Designers Offer a Kinder Ben Franklin Parkway

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in a July 16 WHYY story about redesign efforts to make the Benjamin Franklin Parkway more inclusive, walkable and accessible.

Philly Selects Finalists To Plan Pedestrian-Friendly Revamp of Ben Franklin Parkway

The Lindy Center for Urban Innovation was mentioned in a June 2 WHYY story as an underwriter of the search for a design firm to develop a plan for a pedestrian-friendly overhaul of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

Returning to the Office

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a May 28 WHYY "Radio Times" segment about what the law says about worker and employer rights during a pandemic.

How the Pandemic Pushed Teens to Juggle Work and Virtual School

Stephen Joyce, PhD,  an assistant clinical professor in the School of Economics of LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a May 25  WHYY  story about how the pandemic pushed teens to juggle work and virtual school.

What Will the End of the COVID Pandemic Look Like?

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 26 WHYY segment about what the end of the pandemic will look like.

Essential, Unemployed, Overstretched: How the COVID Economy Crashed on Women

Janet Cruz, MD, director of Student Health Services, was quoted in a March 18 WHYY.org story about how the pandemic affected women in the workplace.

Philly Bans Indoor Gatherings, Broadens Restrictions Amid Surge in COVID-19 Cases

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant research professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Nov. 16 WHYY story about new restrictions in Philadelphia to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Why Is It So Hard to Stop Eating Chocolate? A Drexel Scientist's Bittersweet Research

Jennifer Nasser, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a March 27 WHYY.org story about her recently published study on chocolate's sugar content and its psychoactive effects.

Philly Officials to Face Council Scrutiny on Faulty Property Assessments

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was mentioned in a Jan. 30 WHYY.org story about land value estimates in Philadelphia as city officials face scrutiny on faulty property assessments.

Hospitals Could Play Bigger Role in Preventing Gun Violence, Study Says

The Healing Hurt People program, the cornerstone program of Drexel's Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was mentioned in a Jan. 27 WHYY.org story about hospitals playing a bigger role in preventing gun violence.

Drexel Research links Racism and Hunger

Research about the link between hunger and discrimination by Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was featured in Dec. 4 stories in WHYY, Generocity and The Philadelphia Tribune.