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All In The News tagged "Time"

A More Accurate World Map

David Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in an Nov. 12 TIME article about the best inventions of 2021, including a new world map he helped to design. The map is a two-sided, flat disk that minimizes map distortions, making it more similar to a globe than other flat maps.

He Was Shot by a Stranger but Treated Like a Criminal When He Reached the ER

Ted Corbin, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine and Dornsife School of Public Health, and John Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, both co-directors of the Center for Nonviolence & Social Justice, were featured in an Oct. 13 TIME article about racial disparities and biases in treatment of patients in emergency room settings.

Even if You Feel Like This Was a Lost Year, That Might Not Be True

John Kounios, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Feb. 16 TIME article about how the feeling of loss and unproductivity during the pandemic may provide hope for life after the pandemic. The article was also published on Yahoo “Life.”

Too Many Americans Still Mistrust the COVID-19 Vaccines. Here's Why

Data on racial disparities in COVID-19 testing from Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was mentioned in a Jan. 5 Time magazine article about distrust of COVID-19 vaccines.

Why TIME Devoted an Issue to the Impact of the Pandemic on the Next Generation

Hannah Beier, a Photography student in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on May 21 in Time Magazine. Beier’s senior thesis project, “Time Apart”, graces the cover and a portfolio of images are featured inside the magazine in support of an article about how COVID-19 will shape the graduating class of 2020 for the rest of their lives.

Food Banks Struggle to Keep up With Skyrocketing Demand

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was interviewed April 24 for a KYW Newsradio story about ways to combat food insecurity during the pandemic. Chilton was also quoted in an April 24 TIME magazine article about food banks struggling to keep up with demand. 

Skyscraper Games

Frank Lee, PhD, a professor in Westphal College and director of the Entrepreneurial Game Studio in the ExCITe Center, was quoted in a June 20 TIME for Kids feature about his Skyscraper Games for Kids project that enabled local middle school students to create video games and play them on the 29-story LED array of Brandywine Realty Trust’s Cira Centre office building.

Legal Experts Say President Trump's Supreme Court Pick Reflects GOP Mainstream

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a July 9 Time article about President Donald Trump’s second nominee for the Supreme Court. The article was also picked up by Yahoo! News on July 10.

Does Taxing Soda Actually Stop People from Drinking It?

Amy Auchincloss, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 12 Time magazine article on her study looking into the effect Philadelphia’s sugary beverage tax had on soda consumption in the city's residents. The study was also covered (Auchincloss and her student and fellow researcher Yichen Zhong were quoted) in an April 12 HealthDay story picked up by outlets like U.S. News & World Report and Health magazine. Additionally, the story was covered in PhillyVoice and featured on multiple broadcasts, including on KYW-TV (CBS-3), on public radio stations like WYPR-FM (Baltimore), and in a story that featured an interview with Auchincloss that aired on CBS-affiliated radio stations like KMOX-AM (St. Louis).

5 of the Filthiest Places to Avoid on Airplanes

The College of Medicine was mentioned in an Aug. 7 TIME magazine story that cited a Drexel Medicine post about the “germiest” places on an airplane and how to avoid them.

The Case for Being Messy

John Kounios, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in an Oct. 6 TIME story about the advantages of distractibility.

Philadelphia On High Alert After ‘Threat of Violence’ at Area University

Drexel was mentioned in several local and national news stories about an FBI notification to all Philadelphia area colleges and universities about a recent social media posting threatening violence at a Philadelphia area college or university. The story was featured in articles on, the Washington Post and several other publications.