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Bensalem’s Chris Crawford Withstands Heat and Cicadas To Qualify for His Third U.S. Open

Drexel’s Head Golf Coach Ben Feld was mentioned in a June 9 Philadelphia Inquirer feature story about alumnus Chris Crawford, who recently qualified for his third bid in the U.S. Open.

Drexel Med Labs To Remain at Hahnemann While Awaiting New On-Campus Building

Alan Greenberger, vice president of Real Estate and Facilities, was quoted in a June 3 Philadelphia Inquirer article about Drexel currently leasing the New College Building at 15th and Vine Streets until it moves the labs to University City. The story was also reported by the Philadelphia Business Journal.

Amazon HQ2 Pitch Can Be the Playbook for Philadelphia’s Post-COVID-19 Renaissance | Opinion

Alan Greenberger, vice president for Real Estate and Facilities, and Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, co-authored an opinion piece that was published May 26 in The Philadelphia Inquirer about how the Amazon HQ2 pitch can be the playbook for Philadelphia’s post-COVID-19 renaissance. 

To Do This Week: The Sun Is Out. Get Outside.

Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a May 20 Philadelphia Inquirer article about safe activities to do this weekend.

No, You Shouldn’t Ask for Someone’s Vaccination Status. Here’s What To Do Instead. | Elizabeth Wellington

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a May 17 Philadelphia Inquirer opinion article about whether it’s acceptable to ask someone’s vaccination status. 

Drexel Women Are Going to Their First NCAA Lacrosse Tournament; Men To Second | Mike Jensen

Courtney Dietzel, an undergraduate in LeBow College of Business and women's lacrosse student-athlete, Women's Lacrosse Head Coach Jill Batcheller and Men's Lacrosse Head Coach Brian Voelker, were quoted in a May 12 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the teams earning bids to their respective NCAA Tournaments.

Should We Mostly Ditch Outdoor Masking at This Stage in the COVID-19 Pandemic? | Pro/Con

Charles Haas, PhD, LD Betz professor of Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering, authored an April 29 column for The Philadelphia Inquirer about the CDC adjusting its guidance around wearing masks outdoors.

This West Philly Teen Overcame Obstacles To Win a $50k Scholarship on Live TV. Meet Lyric Wise.

Drexel was included in an April 29 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Lyric Wise, a senior at Paul Robeson High School, who was surprised live on “Good Morning America” with $50,000 to put toward her tuition at Drexel. Members of Drexel's Spirit Team and Dragon mascot, Mario, helped present her with the surprise. WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WTVD-TV (ABC-RaleighNorth Carolina) aired the segment.

After a Year of Pandemic, Wearing Masks Outdoors Is Up for Debate

Charles Haas, PhD, LD Betz professor of Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering; Michael LeVasseur, PhD, an assistant teaching professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health; and Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, were quoted in an April 22 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the debate over wearing masks outdoors.

The Derek Chauvin Verdict Is In. These Are the Lessons of This Painful Year, and Where To Go From Here. | Elizabeth Wellington

Ebony White, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an April 20 Philadelphia Inquirer opinion piece about key lessons learned, like self-care for the Black community, from the past year leading to end of the Derek Chauvin trial. 

Vaccine Hesitancy Is Increasing Among Gen Z. Targeted Public Health Messaging Can Help, Experts Say.

Afrah Howlader, a student in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 19 Philadelphia Inquirer article about how health professionals are using social media to combat vaccine hesitancy. 

It’s Normal To Feel Emotional About the Vaccine. Here’s Why It’s a Roller Coaster.

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in an April 15 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the range of emotions people feel getting vaccinated for COVID-19. The article was republished by several outlets across the country including the Sacramento Bee.