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All In The News tagged "WPVI-TV 6-abc"

Mythic Creatures Exhibit Presents Mermaids, Dragons in Philadelphia

The opening of the exhibition on mythic creatures at the Academy of Natural Sciences was featured Feb. 15 and Feb. 16 on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) and WPVI-TV (6-abc).


Drexel Students, Faculty Hold 26th Annual Pediatric AIDS Benefit Concert 

Drexel College of Medicine was featured on a Jan. 27 WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the 26th Annual Pediatric AIDS Benefit Concert which benefits the Dorothy Mann Center for Pediatric and Adolescent HIV at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.

Hospitals to List Service Costs Online January 1st Due to New Federal Rule

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and the Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed for a Dec. 28 segment on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about a new law requiring all U.S. hospitals to post the cost for standard services online.  

4 Budget-Friendly Events to Check Out in Philadelphia This Week

A conversation hosted by the Academy of Natural Sciences about the U.N. Climate Change Conference was previewed in a Dec. 18 story on WPVI-TV (6-abc)'s website.

No Affordable Care Act Could Cause Chaos in Healthcare System, Local Expert Says

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a Dec. 17 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story about the stability that the Affordable Care Act is providing in the health care system, and the chaos that would result if it were scrapped.

Mass Held Sunday to Celebrate Installation of Tomb of Saint Katherine Drexel

The Drexel family was mentioned Nov. 17 in broadcast segments on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and KYW-TV (CBS-3) about the transfer of St. Katherine Drexel's remains to the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.

Events Across Philadelphia Prepare Kids to go Back to School

The back-to-school festivities and backpack giveaway hosted by the Action for Early Learning Initiative was included in Aug. 25 stories on WPVI-TV (6-abc), WCAU-TV (NBC-10), and KYW-TV (CBS-3). Maria Walker, project director for University and Community Partnerships, was interviewed in the 6-abc story. 

A Chess Tournament for Philly Girls

A chess tournament for local Philadelphia girls, hosted at Drexel by the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership in the College of Medicine and After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP), was featured in a May 10 WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment.

Experts Warn of Privacy Concerns Around Digital Assistants

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for a May 7 WPVI-TV (6-abc) news segment about privacy concerns surrounding devices such as Amazon Echo and Google Home.

Drexel University Expert Discusses Volcanic Eruption in Hawaii

Loÿc Vanderkluysen, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for a May 4 WPVI-TV (6-abc) story on the ongoing eruption of Mt. Kilauea in Hawaii.

20 Confirmed E. coli Cases in Pennsylvania Link to Romaine Lettuce

Neil Nandi, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was interviewed for a WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment about how to avoid food-borne illnesses.

Overbrook Woman Wins Miss Philadelphia

Aimee Turner, an undergraduate in Pennoni Honors College, was named Miss Philadelphia in an event at the University that was covered by The Philadelphia Inquirer and on WPVI-TV (6-abc) Feb. 24.