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All In The News tagged "Philadelphia Citizen"

Tax Break for New Philadelphia Construction Comes Under Financial Watchdog's Sights

Kevin Gillen, PhD, a senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, had his report featured in a March 8 Philadelphia Inquirer article addressing that Philadelphia’s financial watchdog is currently exploring whether to recommend changes to a much-used tax break for new construction. Gillen’s report was also mentioned in a March 8 Philadelphia Citizen article in regard to Mayor Kenney’s recent Fiscal Year 2019 budget.

Food Touches Everything

Valerie Erwin, the general manager and chef of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities' EAT Cafe, was quoted in a Nov. 15 Philadelphia Citizen article on a panel discussing the potential social impact that restaurants can have.

"Stop the Bleeding"

A study about the number Philadelphia students who enroll in college by Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was mentioned in an Oct. 18 Philadelphia Citizen story.

At the School District’s Newest High School, Students Will Also get an Associates Degree

A study about the number Philadelphia students who enroll in college by Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was mentioned in an Oct. 18 Philadelphia Citizen story.

Ideas We Should Steal: Institutional Racism Task Force

Black Degrees Matter

Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in an April 7 Philadelphia Citizen story regarding his study "Diplomas to Degrees" a seven year longitudinal study of Philadelphia public school students. 

Rebuilding Philadelphia, Together

Drexel was mentioned in an April 6 Philadelphia Citizen story about a Rebuilding Together Philadelphia project. Drexel students volunteered to help low-income homeowners make much-needed repairs.

Just What is a Sanctuary City?

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 24 Philadelphia Citizen article regarding sanctuary cities and explains the origin of the phrase and what it means from a legal standpoint.

Patients are People First

Florence Gelo, DMIN, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, was mentioned in a July 26 Philadelphia Citizen story about ARTZ Philadelphia, a nonprofit that uses museum visits to connect medical students and patients with dementia. Gelo brought a version of the program to Drexel and Jefferson University.

Connor Barwin's Civic Season

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Public Policy, was quoted in a Philadelphia Citizen post on Sept. 15 about Atlanta’s civic health.