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Drexel University's 'Seat at the Table' Exhibit Celebrates 19th Amendment

Vision 2020, an initiative of the Institute for Women's Health and Leadership at the College of Medicine, was featured in March 1 KYW-TV (CBS-3) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10) stories about its "Seat at the Table" women's suffrage and equality exhibit, which opened at the Kimmel Center over the weekend.

FaceApp Challenge Sweeping Social Media But Is It Safe?

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a July 17 KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about privacy concerns related to the new FaceApp filter.

'SOLEcial Studies': Drexel Sneaker Program

Joseph Hancock, PhD,  a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design was interviewed for an April 23   KYW-TV (CBS-3)  segment about the Pennoni Honors College class “Business of Sneakers,” taught by Rankin Scholar-In-Residence Sean Williams.

PECO, Exelon Recognize Drexel Engineering Students With Scholarship Program

Sarah Andrieux, an undergraduate in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a Jan. 18 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) segment about the Drexel Exelon Scholars program, an endowed scholarship program funded by PECO for engineering students.

'Adorable' Or 'Filthy'? Aly Raisman Says People Are Judging Her For Kissing Her Dog

A quote from Neilanjan Nandi, MD, in an Oct. 21 New York Times article was featured in an Aug. 2 CBS Boston post about the bacteria dogs can transmit to humans.

Supreme Court Ruling On President Trump’s Travel Ban Raises Plenty Of Uncertainty

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in June 26 KYW-TV (CBS-3)/KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story in regards to the Supreme Court ruling on President Trump’s travel ban. Rosenberg was also interviewed on June 19 on a Sirius XM Radio’s “POTUS 124” broadcast to analyze the Trump Investigations and other national issues.

Researchers Find Doodling Could Be Beneficial For Your Brain

A study about how art activates the brain’s reward pathway by Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in June 26 CBS Local and KYW-Newsradio (1060 AM) stories.

New Academy Of Natural Sciences Exhibit Teaches Kids In Their Own Backyards

A new exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences that shows kids what they can experience in their own backyard was featured in KYW-TV (CBS-3) and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) stories on June 6.

Avoiding Cyber Attacks: What To Do If Ransomware Is In Your Machine

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10) in May 15 stories about a global cyber attack that has been infecting computers with ransomware.

Drexel Basketball Player Recognized For Her Passion On And Off The Court

Meghan Creighton, a student-athlete on the varsity women's basketball team, was profiled in a CBS Local story Feb. 20 for her performance on the court and charity efforts off it — including a fundraiser program she created called "Assisting Others." Head Women's Basketball Coach Denise Dillon was also quoted in the story.

Why Your Health Insurance Is Safe, For The Time Being

Robert Field, PhD, JD, professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 21 story about President Donald Trump’s executive order on health insurance. He also was a guest on the Knowledge@Wharton Sirius radio broadcast on Jan. 20 to discuss the Affordable Care Act and was quoted in a Jan. 20 Philadelphia Inquirer round-up article with local experts weighing in on what could happen next with Obamacare.

How Did Pollsters Not See President-Elect Trump Coming?

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Nov. 9 KYW-TV (CBS-3) news story about the pre-analysis and polls indicating a Hillary Clinton win, but resulting in a Donald Trump president-elect. Rosenberg discusses the margin of error and other factors that contributed to the projected outcome in relation to the actual result.