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The Philadelphia-Area Schools That Landed 'Military Friendly' Designation

Drexel University Online was mentioned in a Feb. 6 Philadelphia Business Journal story about its top ranking as a “Military Friendly” school, as compiled by the veteran-owned recruitment and marketing firm Viqtory.

ECONOMIC FORECAST: Amazon HQ2 Exposed the Region's Weaknesses

President John Fry was quoted in a Jan. 8 Philadelphia Business Journal story that included highlights from a panel discussion about the process undertaken to respond to Amazon’s search for its second headquarters and some of the lessons learned from that experience. Panelists included: Jerry Sweeney, CEO of Brandywine Realty Trust; John Grady, president of Philadelphia Industrial Development Corp.; and Sylvie Gallier Howard, first deputy commerce director at the Philadelphia Commerce Department.

Drexel to Renovate Calhoun Hall for Student Housing

Drexel was mentioned in the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Business Journal on Dec. 27 and Dec. 28 about plans to renovate Calhoun Hall into an honors dorm. 

NBC10 moves closer to Action News's world in November sweeps ratings

Philip Salas, an assistant teaching professor in Westphal College, was quoted in a Nov. 29 Philadelphia Business Journal story about NBC-10's November ratings.

It’s Time for Philly to Create Its Own Amazon, Says Richard Florida

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted, and President John Fry was mentioned in Nov. 29 stories in Philadelphia magazine, Curbed and the Philadelphia Business Journal about The Philadelphia Fellowship — a collaborative program started by Drexel, Jefferson and the University City Science Center, and its inaugural recipient, Richard Florida, PhD.

Tower Health, Drexel Select Site for West Reading Branch Campus

Drexel President John Fry was quoted in an Oct. 31 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the College of Medicine’s agreement with Tower Health to open a regional branch medical campus in Reading. The announcement of the selection for the new campus’s site was also featured in Oct. 31 stories in the Reading EagleLehigh Valley Business and WFMZ-TV (Reading).

Trump's Development Tax Break Presents 'Unusual' Opportunity for Phila., Drexel Fellow Says

An Oct. 24 WHYY PlanPhilly story, about President Trump’s development tax break and what it could mean for Philadelphia, which quoted Bruce Katz, JD, distinguished fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation and director of Drexel’s Nowak Metro Finance Lab, was picked up by the Philadelphia Business Journal on Oct. 25.

Façade Work Refreshes 30th Street Station as Amtrak Shops its Commercial-District Plan

Drexel was mentioned in a Aug. 8 Philadelphia Business Journal story about Amtrak seeking a developer to oversee its ambitious, 35-year plan to create a commercial district surrounding the station. Drexel along with other stakeholders were involved in developing the plan.

How Much the Eagles Raised in its First Autism Challenge

Drexel President John Fry was quoted in a June 4 Philadelphia Business Journal story on the fundraising totals of the Eagles Autism Challenge, which will benefit the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute.

Graduates, Take Risks and Fly High

Stan Silverman, vice chairman of Drexel's board of trustees, authored a May 21 Philadelphia Business Journal column about his message for college graduates.

Cost Overruns, Such as the $67M at Comcast Technology Center, Not Uncommon

Christine Fiori, PhD, a teaching professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a May 15 Philadelphia Business Journal story about cost overruns in the construction of the new Comcast Technology Center.


Developers' Dilemma: Construction Tax or Tax Abatement

Kevin Gillen, PhD, a senior fellow in the Lindy Institute For Urban Innovation, was quoted in an April 20 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the effects of tax abatement programs in Philadelphia.