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Why This Funk Band's 1st Album was Released Decades After the Songs Were Recorded

Toby Seay, a professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was a guest on CBC-Radio’s “As It Happens” on a segment that aired July 5 about his work with MAD Dragon, Drexel’s student-run label, to resurrect a funk album originally recorded 50 years ago in Philadelphia’s Sigma Sound Studio.

Why Trump's Next U.S. Supreme Court Pick isn't Likely to Spell Reversal of Roe vs. Wade

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a July 9 CBC News story about President Trump's next Supreme Court pick.


'Third Hand Smoke' Can Leap from Clothes and Surfaces Into the Air You Breathe

Peter DeCarlo, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a CBC Radio (Canada) “Quirks & Quarks” episode on May 12 about his research with Michael Waring, PhD, also an associate professor in the College, and Anita Avery, PhD, who was a doctoral researcher at Drexel, about the persistence of third-hand smoke chemicals indoors. A May 10 BGR story about the research was also picked up by the New York Post on May 11.

Art Critic Tapes 'Climat Change Denier Plaza' Over Koch Inscription Outside the Met

A March 5 CBC Radio (Canada) story about an art critic papering over "David H. Koch Plaza" across from the Metropolitan Opera House to change the inscription to read "Climate Change Denier Plaza" mentioned a 2012 study by Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences noting the Koch Industries as one of the world's top funders of climate change denial groups.

The Role of Corporate America in The Gun Control Debate

Daniel Korschun, PhD, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was interviewed in a March 1 CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) segment about the role of corporate America in the gun control debate. He was also quoted in a Bloomberg story about the NRA debate that was picked up Feb. 28 by various media outlets nationally and internationally including Business Day, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Chicago Tribune and Toronto Star.


First Harvey, Now Irma: How Back-to-Back Disasters Could Drain FEMA Even After $7.4B Top-Up

Scott Knowles, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Sept. 9 CBC News “Analysis” about how back-to-back disasters could drain FEMA even following the administrations $7.4B top-up.

What Happens if the Russian Team Doesn't go to the Rio Olympics?

Joel Maxcy, PhD, an associate professor and interim head of the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was interviewed by CBC Toronto on ‘The Exchange’ on July 22 about the issues surrounding the upcoming Rio Olympics. He was also quoted in a July 21 Philly.com story about women's sports leagues.