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Sponges Left In Sinks Become Fecal Germ Bombs

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in an April 30 USA Today story about kitchen sponges being "germ bombs" and tips to reduce bacteria and germ exposure.

What Minnesota Does Well in Girls Participation, And Other National Rates Across The Country

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor of Sport Management in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in an April 11 USA Today story about girls sports participation rates across the country.

Alabama vs. Clemson Matchup in Championship Game is Also a Clash of Cultures in Bay Area

Ellen J. Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Sport Management program at the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Jan. 5 USA TODAY story about an upcoming Clemson University and University of Alabama championship game that is also a clash of cultures.

Autism rates continue to climb, and experts don't exactly know why

Paul Shattuck, PhD, an associate professor, and Craig Newschaffer, PhD, a professor, both in the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, were quoted in a Nov. 26 stories in USA Today and U.S. News & World Report about a new study that suggests 1 in 40 American children has autism.

Florida finally got it right on voting for ex-felons. It's not just about rights, it's about public health

Jonathan Purtle, DrPH, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was mentioned in a Nov. 16 USA Today opinion column about voter disenfranchisement and how it can affect public health.

Abortion, Race, Gay Rights, Death Penalty: Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Could Make the Difference

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Aug 19 USA Today article about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s potential impact on issues such as race, gay rights, death penalty and abortion.

Regulations and Permit Headaches Keep Food Trucks from Cruising Down Easy Street

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management, was quoted in a June 12 USA Today article about regulation and permit needs for food trucks and the historical concept of mobile food. The article was picked up by several stations including KVUE-TV (ABC Austin), KARE-TV (ABC Minneapolis),WGRZ-TV (ABC Buffalo) among others.

Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins Finds Voice Through Social Movements After Leading by Example

Youngmoo Kim, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering and director of the ExCITe Center, was quoted in a Feb. 1 USA Today article on the community outreach efforts by the Philadelphia Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins. Jenkins is funding a summer STEM program at Drexel.

Food Waste Doesn't Have to be a Problem This Thanksgiving. Here's What to do With Leftovers

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management andAlly Zeitz, manager of the Drexel Food Lab, provided tips on how to reduce food waste and transform Thanksgiving leftovers for a Nov. 22 USA Today story that was picked up by a number of outlets across the country.

Delta's Response to Ann Coulter Doesn't Fit Its Brand

Daniel Korschun, PhD, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a July 17 USA Today story about how Delta Air Lines' response to Ann Coulter after she berated the company over switching her reserved seat became a political statement.


More Teenagers Choosing Summer Studies Over Jobs

Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a June 21 USA Today story about how more teenagers are choosing summer school over jobs.

Why Amazon-Whole Foods May Not be a Prime Union Target

Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy in the School of Education, was quoted in a June 21 USA Today article about Amazon's Whole Foods purchase and how Whole Foods' lack of unions is one of the things that made the chain an attractive purchase.