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All In The News tagged "WHYY-Radio"

Reducing Child Poverty by Expanding Child Tax Credits

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was a guest on the July 21 episode of WHYY’s "Radio Times" to discuss the role of child tax credits in reducing child poverty. 

‘Hot Mess of Cars’ to ‘Holistic’: Designers Offer a Kinder Ben Franklin Parkway

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in a July 16 WHYY story about redesign efforts to make the Benjamin Franklin Parkway more inclusive, walkable and accessible.

The Supreme Court Weighs Religious Rights vs. LGBTQ Rights

David Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed for a June 15 episode of WHYY-Radio's "Radio Times" in anticipation of when the Supreme Court will release their decision this month on Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, a case involving issues of religious liberty and LGBTQ rights.

Philly Selects Finalists To Plan Pedestrian-Friendly Revamp of Ben Franklin Parkway

The Lindy Center for Urban Innovation was mentioned in a June 2 WHYY story as an underwriter of the search for a design firm to develop a plan for a pedestrian-friendly overhaul of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

Returning to the Office

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a May 28 WHYY "Radio Times" segment about what the law says about worker and employer rights during a pandemic.

How the Pandemic Pushed Teens to Juggle Work and Virtual School

Stephen Joyce, PhD,  an assistant clinical professor in the School of Economics of LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a May 25  WHYY  story about how the pandemic pushed teens to juggle work and virtual school.

What Will the End of the COVID Pandemic Look Like?

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 26 WHYY segment about what the end of the pandemic will look like.

Esperanza FEMA Vaccine Site Is Back on Its Feet After J&J Setback

Sharrelle Barber, ScD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 14 story about the importance of not leaving any communities behind in planning where to host Philadelphia’s COVID-19 vaccination clinics.

How Can I Help Other People Get the COVID Vaccine?

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 12 WHYY article about how to help others get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Essential, Unemployed, Overstretched: How the COVID Economy Crashed on Women

Janet Cruz, MD, director of Student Health Services, was quoted in a March 18 story about how the pandemic affected women in the workplace.

Septa and the Future of Public Transit

Christopher Sales, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was a guest on the Feb. 26 edition of WHYY-Radio's "Radio Times," in a segment about the future of public transportation. Sales is leading a research collaboration between Drexel and SEPTA.

It’s a Double Holiday Weekend. Here Are Some Tips for Celebrating While Avoiding the Virus

Usama Bilal, PhD, MD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Feb. 13 story about how to celebrate the holiday weekend as safely as possible.