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All In The News tagged "PhillyMag com"

This Drexel Professor Did His Ph.D. Thesis on Cargo Pants

Joseph H. Hancock, PhD, an associate professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured in a Aug. 10 Philadelphia Magazine story about the impact of his doctoral thesis on cargo pants.

The Creepy Science Behind Why You Love Target So Much

Joseph Hancock, PhD, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, and the Pennoni Honors College, was quoted in a June 23 Philadelphia Magazine story about the science behind consumers' love for Target.

30th Street Station Development Plans Announced

Drexel was featured in a Philadelphia Magazine, and WPVI-TV (6-abc) story June 16 as one of the partners participating in a plan to develop the area around 30th Street Station. WCAU-TV (NBC-10), KYW-TV (CBS-3), Curbed Philly, KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) and Railway Age also covered the announcement of the 30th Street Station District plan.

Korman Center Renewal Gets Under Way at Drexel 

The expansion of the Korman Center and the redesign of the public space surrounding the building was featured June 14 in Philadelphia Magazine, the Philadelphia Business Journal, Curbed Philly and Building, Design & Construction. WPVI-TV (6-abc) also ran a story.

Philly House Values Shoot Past Pre-Recession Levels

Kevin Gillen, PhD, a senior research fellow at the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation was quoted in May 16 Philadelphia magazine, Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News and Philly Voice stories about the price of housing in Philadelphia reaching record hig

Drexel Professor's Study: Touching Sandpaper Can Increase Charitable Donations

Chen Wang, PhD, an assistant professor of marketing in the LeBow College of Business, was featured in a Philadelphia magazine story on March 29 about her study that found touching rough surfaces triggers empathy and motivates people to donate to non-profit organizations.

New Restaurant Lets 'Everyone At The Table' Build Community

Mariana Chilton, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center For Hunger-Free Communities, was quoted in a March 7 Philadelphia magazine "FooBooz" blog post about EAT Café, a collaboration with the Vetri Foundation to create pay-as-you-wish restaurants to help build community and combat food insecurity around the city.

Drexel Prof Finds Exercise Doesn’t Protect Student Athletes From Depression

Eugene Hong, MD, associate dean for primary care and community health in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Philadelphia magazine post on Feb. 1 about his study on the prevalence of depression in college athletes. He was also interviewed on Georgia Public Radio and quoted in Psychology Today about the research.

Drexel’s Philly Chef Conference Set for 2016

The 2016 Philly Chef Conference hosted by the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on’s “Foobooz” and in University City Reviewon Jan. 26. 

Aqua Vida Bringing SUP Yoga Classes to an Indoor Pool in Philly This Winter  


Drexel was featured in a Jan. 18 Philadelphia Magazine blog post about the Recreation Center offering yoga classes on stand-up paddleboards.

One Philly College Makes List of 50 Best Online Nursing Programs

Drexel was mentioned in a Jan. 14 Philadelphia Magazine blog post about the university’s online doctor of nursing degree program that was ranked by “Best Medical Degrees” as one of the top 50 in the country that offers the best value.

Philly Has More Knight Cities Challenge Finalists Than Anyone Else

A project on "Reengaging Youth in Education and Communities: Design Build Rebooted" by the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation was mentioned in and articles on Jan. 13 about Philadelphia being awarded the most Knight Foundation grants.