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

24th Annual Pediatric AIDS Benefit Concert

The College of Medicine’s 24th annual Pediatric AIDS Benefit Concert was featured in Feb. 11 news segments on WPVI-TV (6-abc), KYW-TV (CBS-3) and WTXF-TV (FOX-29).

Drexel University Using Big Federal Grant To Help Philly Schools

President John Fry was quoted in Dec. 22 stories covering the local announcement of the Promise Neighborhood grant awarded to Drexel and Philadelphia. WPVI-TV (6-abc), KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) and WHYY-FM were among the media that covered the event.

PA Job Seeker Scammed Out of Thousands 

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a Nov. 16 WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment regarding the growing sophistication of criminal enterprises particularly overseas. D’Ovidio was also interviewed in a Nov. 14 16 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment regarding the impact Facebook has had on the election.

Your Life: Device Helps Disconnect to Keep Families Connected

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in a Nov. 2 WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment regarding the safety of Meet Circle, a filtering device meant to help families make the most of technology without having it completely take over.

The History of the Please Touch Museum 

The Academy of Natural Sciences was mentioned in a segment aired on both Oct. 30 and 31 on WPVI-PHI (6abc) on the history of the Please Touch Museum.

Philadelphia Union Uses Dragon Gels

Dragon gels, generated by Nyree Dardarian, assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Drexel Athletics, were mentioned in a July 9 WPVI-PHI (6abc) broadcast of the Philadelphia Union-D.C. United game.

Drexel Toasts Class of 2016

President John Fry and Drexel's Senior Toast event were featured in a June 6 on WPVI-TV (6-abc) news broadcast.

Philly Girls Make Moves at Chess Tournament 

An all-girls chess tournament hosted at Drexel University was featured June 7 in segments on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and KYW-TV (CBS-3). The College of Medicine's Institute for Women's Health and Leadership sponsored the event. The tournament was also featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer feature photo.

In Wake of Flint Crisis, Philadelphia Addresses Drinking Water Concerns

Jerry Fagliano, PhD, associate clinical professor and chair of the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed about the use of lead water pipes March 21 on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and KYW-TV (CBS-3). 

Alzheimer's Study Seeks to Prevent Effects of the Disease

Carol Lippa, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, and Erol Veznedaroglu, MD, director of the Drexel Neurosciences Institute, were interviewed March 3 on WPVI-TV (6-abc) about a study the Neurosciences Institute is conducting to investigate a new treatment for Alzheimer’s.

Local Students Whip Up Traditional Recipes Using New Ingredients

A cooking competition hosted by the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management’s Drexel Food Lab with a new veggie blend product from Baldor Foods was featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc), KYW-TV (CBS-3) and KYW Newsradio 1060-AM on Feb. 19. 

A Valuable Lesson About Heart Health

A grant awarded to the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center of the College of Nursing and Health Professions was featured Feb. 9 on WPVI-TV (6-abc).