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All In The News tagged "The Washington Post"

A Police Officer Sued a Black Lives Matter Protester for Violence He Didn’t Commit. What’s Next Has Free-Speech Advocates Worried.

Tabatha Abu El-Haj, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Washington Post article about the first amendment, violence at protests and efforts to sue protest organizers for the acts of others. The article was picked up by numerous outlets in including MSN News, The Seattle Times and SFGate.

How Two College Students Tried to Outfox the Feds and Get Trump’s Tax Returns

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in Aug. 7 Washington Post article about a Haverford College student hacking into the IRS to obtain President Trump's tax returns.

For Broadcasters, Women’s World Cup Rallies Record Audiences With An Event And a Cause

Karen Weaver, EdD, an associate clinical professor in the Sport Management program of the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a June 27 Washington Post article about the increase of marketing and viewership of the 2019 Women’s World Cup and the larger trend of increasing visibility for women’s professional sports.

America's Health Future

Shiriki Kumanyika, PhD, a research professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health, participated in a June 4 Washington Post "Post Live" panel on "America's Health Future." Kumanyika offered insights on how climate change and other factors influence health, and discussed the importance of equitable medical care for all.

Pfizer Had Clues Its Blockbuster Drug Could Prevent Alzheimer's. Why Didn't It Tell the World?

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was quoted in a June 4 Washington Post article about a team of Pfizer researchers who found its rheumatoid arthritis therapy drug could also potentially reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Field explained the procedures a company must go through to receive regulatory approval to use a drug for a completely different disease.

Diagnosed With Autism at 3, This Young Man Became High School Valedictorian. Today He Graduated From College.

Paul Shattuck, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute's Life Course Outcomes program, was quoted in a May 24 Washington Post article about options for youth with autism after high school.

Supporters of Abortion Rights Should Be Energized, Not Demoralized

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, co-authored an April 29 op-ed in theWashington Post about possible challenges facing abortion rights laws during this Supreme Court session.

‘Kensington Blues’ Gives Devastating Picture of Drug Addiction in Philadelphia

"Kensington Blues" a decade long photography project by Drexel alumnus Jeffrey Stockbridge on display in the Paul Peck Alumni Gallery was featured in a March 16 Washington Post article. The exhibit will run through Saturday, March 30.

How to Pay NCAA Athletes Like Zion Williamson Without Costing Colleges a Dime

A 2012 study by Ellen Staurowsky, PhD, a professor in the Sport Management program of the LeBow College of Business, and the National College Players Association was mentioned in a Feb. 26 Washington Post opinion piece about paying college athletes.

Thieves Stole 7,000 Creepy Insects and Spiders From a Museum. But Why?

Karen Verderame, curator of Entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was quoted in a Sept. 11 Washington Post story about the theft of living collections of insects that struck the Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion in August.

Learning To Live Well With Dementia

Laura Gitlin, PhD, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an Aug. 9 Kaiser Health News story about the new book she co-authored, “Better Living with Dementia.” The story was also published in the Washington Post.

Why Your Pool’s Lifeguard is More Likely to be a Senior Citizen

Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a July 3 Washington Post article about older adults and retirees becoming lifeguards — a job that historically has been a rite of passage for high-schoolers and college students.