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Celebrating Drexel Authors

Celebrating All Drexel Authors

For the fourth year, the Office of the Provost and Drexel Libraries highlighted the work of Drexel’s authors and editors. This year, for the first time, published students were honored along with faculty and staff.
Group photo of the honorees at the third annual Celebrating Drexel Authors event. By Jaci Downs Photography.

3rd Annual Celebration of Drexel Authors

For the third year, the work of the University’s authors and editors was highlighted by the Office of the Provost and Drexel Libraries.
Part of the new exhibit at W.W. Hagerty Library highlighting the role of young people during the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s.

Civil Rights Exhibit at Hagerty Library Highlights Youth's Role

Using historic photographs and periodicals, a traveling exhibit at Drexel displays the efforts of young people during pivotal times in the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
Drexel's top stories

Drexel's Top Stories of 2013

We’ve tried to round up some of the Drexel news that most shaped the year 2013, on campus and off.

Drexel Collaborates with USC Shoah Foundation for Access to Visual History Archives

Drexel University is now the second collegiate site in Pennsylvania with access to the USC Shoah Foundation's entire Visual History Archive of nearly 52,000 testimonies of survivors and witnesses to the Holocaust and other genocides.

Drexel Introduces Kiosk that Dispenses MacBooks

Drexel University introduced a 24-hour, self-service vending machine located in the W. W. Hagerty Library that will dispense Macbooks for use by students, faculty and staff. Drexel is the third university on the East Coast to introduce the kiosk, which holds up to 12 Macbooks that could be checked out free by anyone with a Drexel ID for five hours.

Danuta Nitecki

Q&A with Danuta Nitecki: The Future of Libraries

DrexelNow spoke with Dean of Libraries Danuta Nitecki on the role of libraries at Drexel University and in the academic enterprise.

Thomson Reuters and Drexel Partner on Faculty Portfolios

The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, is partnering with Drexel to provide an innovative solution to help the University make informed decisions about its productivity and benchmark status, scholarship and performance. 

iSchool Becomes NSF Visual Decision Informatics Cooperative Research Center

In the race to find innovative solutions to our nation’s most pressing Big Data challenges, two universities are leading the charge. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Drexel University have been awarded funding by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create the Center on Visual and Decision Informatics (CVDI).