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Dangerous tick found in Hunterdon County, NJ

Kayla Socarras, a PhD candidate in the College of Medicine, was interviewed for a May 9 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) news segment about the migration of dangerous, exotic ticks that are traveling internationally with people to the United States and not dying out over mild winters.

Good Day Talks 'Dragon Gel' Energy Snacks

Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, appeared on WTXF-TV's (FOX-29) "Good Day Philadelphia" on April 30 to talk about Dragon Gels, which she created to help athletes quickly refuel during games or practices.


Drexel University Students Host Day of Literacy

Drexel’s School of Education partnered with the International Honor Society in Education to host a day of literacy for local school kids at the Free Library of Philadelphia. The event, Literacy Alive! was featured on a WTXF-TV (FOX-29) “Good Day Philadelphia” segment on Feb. 17.


Diorama Renovations at the Academy

Jennifer Sontchi, senior exhibits director at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was interviewed for a Feb. 13 segment on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) about the Academy’s cleaning and renovation of two of its historic dioramas.

Managing Distress in the Aftermath of a Shooting

Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training in the Couples and Family Therapy program of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed for an Oct. 3 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) story about how to deal with the trauma of an event like the Las Vegas shooting.

Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis Leads to Better Health

Karren Henderson and Gail Partridge, a program assistant and nurse practitioner, respectively, at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were featured in a Sept. 27 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) segment about lifestyle changes people can make to prevent or manage their diabetes.

Eclipse on FOX: Millions Converge Across the US to See the Eclipse

David Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was a guest for a live broadcast on WTXF-TV (FOX 29) during the solar eclipse Aug. 21.

Counting Your Baby's Kicks During Pregnancy

Ryan Offer, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was interviewed June 28 during a WTXF-TV (FOX-29) “Good Day Philadelphia” segment about how expecting mothers can track fetal movements during pregnancy.

Philly Students Celebrate College Signing Day

Drexel was mentioned in a June 7 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) story about “College Signing Day,” a celebration held at the Wells Fargo Center for Philadelphia high school seniors heading to college in the fall.

Local Expert Weighs in on Flynn's Immunity Request

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in an April 1 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) story about General Flynn, the first national security advisor appointed by President Donald Trump and his request for immunity.

Bon Appétit: Chefs Serving Chefs At Drexel University Conference

The 2017 Philly Chef Conference in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on March 6 by KYW-TV (CBS-3). Michael Traud, JD, EdD, assistant clinical professor and director of the hospitality management program, was interviewed. WTXF-TV (FOX-29) and WPVI-TV (6-abc) also featured the conference. The conference was live tweeted by Philadelphia magazine's ‘Fooboz.’ Billy Penn also featured Philly Chef Conference panelist Kerry Brodie, founder of Emma’s Torch, a culinary training program for refugees and asylees.

New Hope for Healing Chronic Wounds

Michael S. Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the Comprehensive Wound Healing Program, and Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were interviewed in a Jan. 18 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) segment about an ultrasound device they are developing to speed the process of healing chronic wounds. The project is also led by researchers in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems.