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All In The News tagged "WCAU-TV NBC-10"

The Importance of a Fair Minimum Wage in Pennsylvania and the Eviction Epidemic

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was interviewed in a Nov. 4 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about the importance of a fair minimum wage in Pennsylvania and the eviction epidemic.

Local Couple Writes Children's Book About Coronavirus Pandemic

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant research professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 19 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about co-authoring a children’s book about the coronavirus pandemic.

Drexel Professor and 3 PA. Lawmakers Push for Ban To Hair Discrimination

Wendy Greene, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Sept. 29 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about the CROWN Act, a bill being considered in the Senate that would ban discrimination based on hairstyles. Greene helped three state lawmakers in drafting the legislation.

Pa., NJ Order Flags at Half-Staff as Local Leaders Mourn Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed during a Sept. 19 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about the loss of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader-Ginsberg. Tucker was also quoted in Sept. 19 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the feminist icon and gender equality pioneer. 

A Toast To Women Getting the Vote

Lynn Yeakel, director of the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership and founder and president of Vision 2020 at the College of Medicine, was interviewed Aug. 20 by WCAU-TV (NBC-10) about the Women 100 celebration. Yeakel was also quoted in an Aug. 27 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about the Equal Rights Amendment.

Advice for Parents Preparing for Virtual Learning

Michael Kozak, EdD, an assistant professor in the School of Education was interviewed for an Aug. 14 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) news segment about challenges parents may face while transitioning to full time virtual learning.

Drexel Professor Discusses Bipolar Disorder and Mental Health

Christian Jordal, PhD, associate clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a July 23 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) broadcast about bipolar disorder after Kanye West's family spoke out about his mental health.

Drexel Rolls Out App Aimed at Halting Coronavirus Outbreaks

Charles B. Cairns, MD, the Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg Dean and senior vice president of Medical Affairs in the College of Medicine, was interviewed in a July 10 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about the "Drexel Health Tracker," a coronavirus health-tracking app.

Why Is It So Hard for Some People to Wear Masks? Professor Explains

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a July 8 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) broadcast about why some are finding it difficult to wear a mask now that it is being mandated in more areas across the country.

Why Light Exercise Could Keep You From Overeating

Rebecca Crochiere, a graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a June 28 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) “NBC10@Issue” story about a study she led on how light exercise can prevent diet lapses or over eating.

New Philly Cops Came From as Far as Fla., Chicago. Now, They Must Live Here.

Robert J. Kane, PhD, professor and head of the Criminology and Justice Studies Department in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in a June 26 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) about new legislation that would mandate the city only hire police officers who have been living in Philadelphia for at least one year prior to job appointment.

Here's How Long Coronavirus Lasts on Surfaces. But Does It Really Matter?

Michael LeVasseur, PhD, a visiting assistant professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a March 26 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) story about how long the coronavirus can survive on specific surfaces.