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All In The News tagged "President Fry"

Drexel Works to Build Up Philadelphia

President John Fry was quoted in an April 9 New York Times story about his plans for an Innovation Neighborhood surrounding Drexel’s University City campus.  

Fry on leadership: Knowing when to quit

Drexel President John A. Fry was interviewed on’s “Jobbing” blog on March 25 about his leadership tips.

Drexel president builds on a legacy he respects

Drexel President John A. Fry was interviewed in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 24 about U.S. squash, his leadership style and his future plans for Drexel. He was also featured on’s “Jobbing” blog on March 24.

Community sets its priorities for UCHS site; Drexel ready to listen

President John Fry was interviewed in a March 12 University City Review article about Drexel’s commitment to working with the community for the University City High School site.

Drexel U. Professional Skills Initiative Gets $50,000 Boost From Citizens Bank

President John Fry was mentioned in a Feb. 28 post about Drexel’s Professional Sills Initiative receiving $50,000 from Citizens Bank.

New Drexel tower could jump-start Lancaster Avenue revival

President John A. Fry was quoted in a Feb. 27 Philadelphia Real Estate Blog about the Lancaster Square development.

Drexel, Amtrak, Brandywine weigh giant development plans

President John A. Fry was mentioned in a Feb. 26 story about Drexel, Brandywine Realty Trust and Amtrak reviewing development plan proposals to build over the tracks at 30th Street Station

Addressing suicide among seemingly successful college students

Drexel President John A. Fry was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on Feb. 9 about local colleges’ response to help students in the wake of suicide of college students occurring in the area. Drexel also was mentioned in a Feb. 10 “Campus Inq” post on this topic.

Put Undergraduates to Work, for their Own Good

President John A. Fry authored a Jan. 20 Chronicle of Higher Education opinion piece about the benefits of co-operative education and work experience.

Drexel and MCCC to share resources

President John A. Fry was quoted in a Jan. 9 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel’s new partnership with Montgomery County Community College. The Intelligencer also ran the story.

Temple, Drexel Join Condemnation of Academic Boycott of Israel

President John A. Fry’s statement opposing the boycott of Israeli academic institutions was quoted in a Jan. 8 Philadelphia magazine blog post about local colleges’ response to the controversy.

Philadelphia's businessperson of the year is...

President John A. Fry was voted the Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Business Person of the Year” in an online poll that ended Dec. 30. He secured 68 percent of all votes. He was also mentioned on Dec. 31 in a roundup of the Philadelphia Real Estate Blog’s top 10 real estate stories of 2013.