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Why Is It So Hard for Some People to Wear Masks? Professor Explains

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a July 8 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) broadcast about why some are finding it difficult to wear a mask now that it is being mandated in more areas across the country.

One Hidden Reason Many Doctors Say COVID-19 Cases Will Keep Spiking

Eric Zillmer, Psyd, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a June 30 Best Life article about caution fatigue, or the decreased sensitivity to repeated warnings, leading people to take fewer precautions and increases of COVID-19 cases. The article was picked up by MSN “Lifestyle.”

Why You Feel So Damn Exhausted All the Time During Quarantine

Eric Zillmer, Psyd, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a June 29 Shape article about the reasons so many are feeling fatigued during the pandemic and social unrest, and how to restore energy levels. The article was picked up by MSN “Health & Fitness.”

New Basketball Coach Amy Mallon Doesn't Plan to Change Much at Drexel

Amy Mallon, the newly appointed head coach of Drexel’s women’s basketball team, was featured in April 1 Philadelphia Inquirer, Baltimore Sun, Delaware County Daily Times and PhillyCollegeSports.com stories about her promotion to lead the team after serving 16 years as associate head coach. 

Villanova Names Denise Dillon New Women’s Basketball Coach, Amy Mallon Takes Over at Drexel

Athletic Director Eric Zillmer, PsyD, was quoted in a March 27 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Drexel’s women’s basketball coaching change. Associate Head Coach Amy Mallon was hired as head coach to succeed Denise Dillon, who was hired as head coach at Villanova on Friday.

College Sports Will Be Hit Hard, and Will Not Be the Same Economically After the Coronavirus

Karen Weaver, EdD, associate clinical professor in the Sport Management program in the LeBow College of Business, and Eric Zillmer, PsyD, athletic director, were quoted in a March 27 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the economic fallout for college athletics because of the pandemic and what recovery will look like.

NCAA Cancels Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments Due to Coronavirus

Head Women's Basketball Coach Denise Dillon was quoted in related stories on March 12, in thePhiladelphia Inquirer, and March 15, on KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM), about the NCAA cancelling the men's and women's national tournaments.

Bailey Greenberg Wrapping Up Phenomenal Career With Drexel Basketball

Bailey Greenberg, an undergraduate in the College of Arts and Sciences and varsity women's basketball player, was featured in a March 2 KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about her successful career at Drexel coming to a close this season.

Herman Rorschach Inkblots Featured in Drexel University Exhibit

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and Drexel's director of athletics, was quoted in an Oct. 3 PhillyVoice story highlighting "'What Might This Be?' The Art & Science of Rorschach Inkblots," a new exhibition in the Pearlstein Gallery which will open Tuesday, Oct. 8 — of which Zillmer is a co-curator.

Drexel Women’s Basketball Coach Denise Dillon Finds Success with International Recruits

Women's Basketball Head Coach Denise Dillon and freshman Keishana Washington, were quoted and Associate Head Coach Amy Mallon, Assistant Coach Stacy Weiss and varsity student-athletes Tereza Kracikova, Eline Maesschalck and Ana Ferariu were mentioned in a March 5 Philly.com feature about the team's success in recruiting international players during Dillon's tenure.


Dragons Will Rely on Troy Harper and Kurk Lee to Lead March Toward Improvement 

Drexel Men's Basketball Head Coach Zach Spiker, and varsity players Kurk Lee, Troy Harper, Alihan Demir, Camren Wynter and James Butler, were featured in an Oct. 31 story in ThePhiladelphia Inquirer previewing the upcoming season. A related story featuring Demir also ran in the Philadelphia Daily News on Nov. 1.

Orange County Breakers make trade, play spoiler against Washington

Drexel was mentioned as the host of the World Team Tennis finals in an Aug. 2 Los Angeles Times story about the Orange County Breakers finishing their season. The Philadelphia Freedoms will play in the championship at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on Sunday.