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All In The News tagged "Philadelphia Business Journal"

'It's a Movement': Business Leaders Make a Case for Hiring Employees on the Autism Spectrum

President John Fry and research from National Autism Indicators Report, as well as the Transition Pathways program, from the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute were mentioned in a June 23 Philadelphia Business Journal article about Independence Blue Cross’ human resources department implementing neurodiversity hiring practices.

Drexel University Releases Plan to Reopen Its Campus This Fall

The announcement by President John Fry about Drexel's plans to reopen the campus in September was reported in a June 10 Philadelphia Business Journal story.

In Seeking to Provide Liquidity During This Crisis, Don't Exclude Nonbank Members of Mortgage Industry

Kevin Gillen,PhD, senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, authored a March 26 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the necessity of ensuring nonbank members of the mortgage industry have access to liquidity during the coronavirus crisis.  

Philadelphia Fintech Leaders: The Dream of Blockchain Isn't Dead

Michelle Lowry, PhD, TD Bank Professor of Finance at the LeBow School of Business and academic director of the Raj & Kamla Gupta Governance Institute, was quoted in a Feb. 10 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the Philadelphia Alliance of Capital and Technologies’ (PACT) Fintech Conference held at LeBow College. Lowry participated in a panel on blockchain and cryptocurrency.

Impeachment Winds Down

Drexel was mentioned in a Jan. 31 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the office boom in Philadelphia. The piece noted Drexel's new academic tower that will house the College of Nursing and Health Professions and administrative offices and some programs for the College of Medicine. The story also mentions the completion of Drexel Square.

How Philadelphia's Tax Abatement Changes May Affect Future Housing Prices, Construction

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in Jan. 9 Philadelphia Business Journal article about how the recent changes to Philadelphia's 10-year tax abatement will affect the market for new housing.

We Asked Philadelphia-Area Execs About Their Highs and Lows of 2019.

President John Fry was included in a Dec. 23 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the highs and lows of 2019 for Philadelphia area executives.

Tower Health, Drexel Complete $50m Deal for St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

The completion of the acquisition of St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children by Drexeland Tower Health was reported Dec. 15 by a number of media outlets including Philadelphia Business Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer and WFMZ-TV (Allentown, Pennsylvania).

Philadelphia-Area Law School Enrollment Continues to Rise

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the continued climb in enrollment for Philadelphia-area law schools. Applications for the Kline School of Law have increased from 1,307 to 1,642 over the past five years while the acceptance rate has declined from 50 percent to 40 percent.

Want to Differentiate Yourself From Your Peers? Learn Entrepreneurship Skills

The Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship's Startup Fest event was featured in a Dec. 2Philadelphia Business Journal column authored by Stan Silverman, vice chair of the Drexel Board of Trustees.

Drexel's Autism Institute Finds New Director In-House

Diana Robins, PhD, director of the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute, was featured in a Nov. 27Philadelphia Business Journal story about her recent appointment as director of the Institute.

St. Christopher's $50M Sale Wins OK from Bankruptcy Court

The approval of the sale of St. Christopher's Hospital for Children by the U.S Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware to Drexel and Tower Health was reported by numerous media outlets on Sept. 23 including, Philadelphia Business Journal and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM). The written court order approving the sale is expected to be issued shortly subject to a few revisions to related documents.