For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.


All In The News tagged "corporate relations"

Brandywine, Drexel Break Ground on $3.5B Schuylkill Yards Project

The groundbreaking for Drexel Square, the first project of the $3.5 billion Schuylkill Yards innovation community, was featured on Nov. 9 in various media outlets, including WPVI-TV (6-abc), KYW-TV (CBS-3), WCAU-TV (NBC-10), the Philadelphia Business Journal, Philly Voice, Philadelphia magazine and The Philadelphia Tribune.

Here's How And Where Philadelphia Will Try To Get Amazon's HQ2

Drexel was mentioned in a Sept. 13 Bisnow story about why Amazon should choose Philadelphia as the location for its second headquarters, citing the University City neighborhood as a growing hub for research, medicine and innovation. Drexel's partnership with Brandywine Realty Trust on the Schuylkill Yards development project was also mentioned.

Community Leaders Hopeful as Brandywine and Penn Medicine Commit to Local and Minority Hiring For Upcoming Projects

Drexel and its partnership in the Schyulkill Yards development project was mentioned in a June 27Plan Philly story about Brandywine Realty Trust and Penn Medicine creating new programs that will recruit workers from their local communities. 

In Schuylkill Yards Project, West Philly to Receive $3.1 Million in Affordable Housing

Drexel's partnership with Brandywine Realty in the Schuylkill Yards development project was featured in a June 27 Philly Voice story about their commitment to provide funds for affordable housing in West Philadelphia as part of the project. 

Council Passes Dozens of Bills in Pre-Summer Crunch

The first phase of Drexel and Brandywine Realty Trust's Schuylkill Yards development project was mentioned in a June 22 Philadelphia Inquirer story as one of several proposals that were approved by City Council this week.

Philly Should Pool Precision Medicine Resources in Brookings Institutions Assessment

Drexel's collaboration with Brandywine Realty trust to develop Schuylkill Yards innovation neighborhood, was mentioned in a May 30 MedCity News story about a recent Brookings Institution report suggesting that an innovation district could emerge in University City and Center City.

Why This Cybersecurity Firm Ditched The Virtual Model For an Office in Philly

Drexel's student cyber defense team from the Isaac L. Auerbach Cybersecurity Institute, was mentioned in a May 25 Technically Philly story about Security Risk Advisors, a cybersecurity firm, moving its office to Center City. The story notes that part of the firm's reason for the move was having a location closer to the cybersecurity talent at Drexel and Penn.


Drexel's Schyulkill Yards development partnership with Brandywine Realty Trust, was mentioned in March 27 stories in Curbed Philly and Philly Voice. It was also included in a March 28 Philadelphia Tribunestory about a National Association of Black Journalists regional summit at Penn. 

A Nationwide Tour Will Stop in Philly as it Seeks to Fill 100,000 Tech Jobs

Drexel was mentioned in a March 9 Technically Philly post about Tech Jobs Tour, a 50-state jobs fair that is attempting to fill 100,000 tech jobs in one year. Philadelphia will host the tour's Pennsylvania stop.

Team Of Drexel Students Compete Against The Best in Computer Programming And Defense

Colbert Zhu, an undergraduate in the College of Computing & Informatics, was quoted in a Feb. 25 KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about Drexel's team competing in the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Challenge. The "Cyber Dragons" team is advised by faculty from the Isaac L. Auerbach Cybersecurity Institute and professionals from the Susquehanna International Group.

Design Award Goes to Philly's 'Daring' 30th Street Station District Plan

Drexel was noted in a Jan. 17 Philly Voice story about the 30th Street Station District Plan receiving the 2017 Regional & Urban Design award from the Philadelphia-based American Institute of Architects.

Penn, Drexel Among Top 50 Schools for U.S. Utility Patents Worldwide

The Philadelphia Business Journal featured Drexel July 25 in a story about Drexel being in the top 50 ranking in U.S. utility patents. Drexel President John A. Fry, Keith Orris, senior vice president for corporate relations and economic development; and Robert McGrath, PhD, senior associate vice provost for technology commercialization, were quoted.