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All In The News tagged "PhillyMag com"

College Grad Hiring Blitz Hits Philly

Paul Harrington, PhD, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a May 22 “Biz Philly” post about college graduate hiring in Philadelphia.

How Philly Doctors Are Saving the World

Akhil Vaidya, PhD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was featured in the May issue of Philadelphia magazine for his team’s malaria research efforts. The article also featured the work of College of Medicine faculty including Jeffrey Jacobson, MD, professor and chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine; Irwin Chaiken, PhD, professor; Yanik Vibert, DO, assistant professor; and Cameron Abrams, a professor in the College of Engineering. In addition, Daniel V. Schidlow, MD, Annenberg Dean and senior vice president of medical affairs, was quoted.

Hotel News: The Study at University City Breaks Ground

Drexel was mentioned in a May 8 post about “The Study at University City,” a new hotel being built on campus that is slated to open in the fall of 2016. President John A. Fry was quoted.

Paine’s Park to Host Philly’s First Skate Festival This Weekend

Love on the Streets, a festival celebrating skateboarding, music and the arts that was organized by Joseph Esposito, an undergraduate in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was featured on the events calendars of, and on May 8. 

Drexel’s New-Look Quad Will Feature Campus Green, Renovated Korman Center

Drexel was mentioned in a May 6 post about plans to expand the Korman Center and reimagine the quad thanks to an $8 million gift from the Hyman Korman Family Foundation.

How Philadelphia’s Fuzzy Racial Math Could Tip the Mayoral ElectionjjKCvbLQuf7.99

Kevin Gillen, PhD, a senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was mentioned in a post on April 19 about race in the mayoral race.

Get Cow and the Curd Curds at Kraftwork

The Drexel Food Lab in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was mentioned on’s “Foobooz” blog on April 17 for its work with Cow and the Curd food truck. 

Drexel Wants to Teach You About Restaurant Law

An upcoming “Taste of Law” event hosted by the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was spotlighted on’s “Foobooz” blog on April 15. 

How the Founders of Philly Tech Week Built a New-Media Empire

Paul Diefenbach, PhD, an associate professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in an April 5 Philadelphia magazine story about the founders of Philly Tech Week and Technically Philly.

Drexel Announces iPad Vending Machine

Drexel Libraries Dean Danuta A. Nitecki was quoted in an April 3 Philadelphia magazine post about the new iPad vending machine at the Dana and David Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships. The story was also written about by Cult of Mac and picked up by numerous blogs.

Cocktail 101: Drexel Opens Mixology Class to Public

A new class on “Mixology and Spirits” in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on and’s “Foobooz” blog on March 4. Paul O’Neill, director of special projects for the Center, was quoted.

March 1 Inquirer 30th Street

Several of Drexel’s upcoming projects and buildings, including the Innovation Neighborhood partnership with Amtrak and Brandywine Realty Trust, the redevelopment of University City High School Site, the Summit at University City, and the Raymond G. Perelman Center for Jewish Life, were highlighted in a March article in Philadelphia magazine about the growth of West Philadelphia, as part of a larger story on a new development boom in the city.