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All In The News tagged "Pacific Standard"

What Would Happen If the Government Covered Undocumented Immigrants' Health Care?

Alex Ortega, PhD, a professor and chair in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a July 3 Pacific Standard article about the prospect of providing medical coverage to undocumented immigrants.

Costs and Benefits: Are Corporate Tax Breaks in 'Opportunity Zones' a Good Idea?

Jeremy Nowak, PhD, a distinguished visiting fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was featured in an April 27 Pacific Standard magazine article in regards to the book he co-authored with Bruce Katz, "The New Localism: How Cities Thrive in the Age of Populism."

The Doodler Abides

Girija Kaimal, EdD, assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a June 14 Pacific Standard article about her study into the effect art-making has on the brain’s reward pathway. Detroit’s WJR-AM also covered the study during a segment June 15.

Abortion Providers and a Constant Barrage of Personalized Harassment

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed in Pacific Standard magazine on Dec. 7 about violence against abortion clinic workers.

How Do You Make a Living, Paleoartist?

Kenneth Lacovara, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Pacific Standard article on April 6 about the career of paleo-artist Jennifer Hall, for commissioning Hall to create the illustration of the dinosaur Dreadnoughtus.

How Hospitals Can Help Stop the Cycle of Youth Violence

A story in Pacific Standard on Jan. 29 featured research led by Jonathan Purtle, PhD, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, on the economic impact of hospital-based violence intervention programs. Drexel’s program, Healing Hurt People, which is based in the School of Public Health and College of Medicine, was also featured in the story.