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All In The News tagged "The Chicago Tribune"

Artist Riva Lehrer Paints Portraits of People With Disabilities — Minus the Mock Heroics, the ‘Freak Show’ or the Toxic Staring

Sharrona Pearl, PhD, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was mentioned in a Feb. 24 Chicago Tribune article profiling artist Riva Lehrer, who is painting a portrait of Pearl via Zoom. 

Do You Actually Need To Wipe Down Everything To Protect Yourself From COVID-19?

A Sept. 11 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the risk of getting COVID-19 from touching dirty surfaces, that quoted Thersa Sweet, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was published Sept. 17 by The Baltimore Sun, Chicago Tribune, South Florida Sun Sentinel, Hartford Courant and other outlets nationwide.

'No one is Talking About This': How to Navigate Marriage When Spouse has Alzheimer's

Laura Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Feb. 15 Chicago Tribune article about how dementia can affect marriages, when one spouse is the patient and the other is the caregiver. The story was picked up by various outlets nationwide.

Prenatal Multivitamins Linked to Lower Autism Risk

A study by Elizabeth DeVilbiss, PhD, a graduate of the Dornsife School of Public Health,and Brian Lee, PhD, associate professor in the school, was featured in an Oct. 5 Chicago Tribune story about how multivitamin use during pregnancy is tied to a decrease in autism risk in children. The story continued to circulate in ABC affiliates across the country including KFSN-TV (abc-Fresno, Calif.)KEYT-TV (abc-Santa Barbara, Calif.) and WKEF-TV (abc-Dayton, Ohio).

Illinois Settlement With Simon Cvijanovic May Have Far-Reaching Effect

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a June 1 Chicago Tribune article regarding the $250K settlement awarded to former Illinois FB player Simon Cvijanovic for medical expenses due to alleged coach mistreatment.

Love Essentially: What we can Learn from the Anthony Weiner Sexting Scandal

The Best Kitchen Tools, According to the Pros

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was quoted in a Sept. 2 Chicago Tribune story about the best kitchen tools according to the professionals.

MAC schools, ESPN say partnership offers exposure, but reveal few financial details

Joel Maxcy, PhD, an associate professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a front-page story in the Chicago Tribune on March 20 about a new MAC-ESPN deal. 

Early diagnosis and intervention key with autism improvement

Diana Robins, PhD, an associate professor and leader of the research program area in early detection and early intervention at the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was quoted in two Chicago Tribune articles on March 20 about the impact of early screening for signs of autism in toddlers.

Teen Unemployment Remains Stubbornly High, Study Finds

A report on teen employment in Chicago by Drexel's Center for Labor Markets and Policy was featured in the Chicago Tribune on Jan. 30. Paul Harrington, PhD, director of the Center and a professor in the School of Education, was quoted.