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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.

Zach Spiker Gets New Deal After 4-Win Improvement

Deputy Athletics Director Nick Gannon and Men's Basketball Head Coach Zach Spiker were quoted in a July 13 ESPN.com story about Spiker receiving a contract extension. 

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Deputy Athletics Director Nick Gannon was quoted in a July 12 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Men's Basketball Head Coach Zach Spiker receiving a contract extension.

Get ready for the 2018 Dad Vail Regatta

Drexel Crew was mentioned in a May 4 Philly Voice story about the upcoming Dad Vail Regatta, where the Dragons are looking to extend their string of consecutive team championships this weekend.

Inspire Your Team Like this Drexel Basketball Coach Did

Stan Silverman, vice chairman of Drexel's Board of Trustees, authored a March 6 Philadelphia Business Journal story about how to inspire teams in the workplace. Drexel's basketball coach Zach Spiker was used as an example of how to be a good team leader.


Politics in the Olympics Games

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, Carl R. Pacifico Professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and Drexel's Director of Athletics, was interviewed by C-SPAN Feb. 8 to discuss the history of politics tied to the Olympic games.

From Climbing Poles to Tears of Joy, Psychologist Examines Emotions of a Sports Fan

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, Carl R. Pacifico Professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and Drexel's Director of Athletics, was interviewed in a Feb. 6 KYW-TV (CBS-3) story about the psychology of a sports fan and the range of emotions experienced after the Eagles' Super Bowl victory.

Drexel Basketball Player Hannah Nihill's Greatest Assist Went to her Sister

Hannah Nihill, a freshman on Drexel’s varsity women’s basketball team, was featured in a Jan. 25 Philadelphia Inquirer story about how she is donated bone marrow to help her sister battle leukemia.

Drexel Point Guard Kurk Lee Playing for his Family

Head Men’s Basketball Coach Zach Spiker and sophomore Kurk Lee, were quoted in an Oct. 3 Philadelphia Inquirer feature about Lee, who is Drexel’s starting point guard and comes from a family of successful basketball players.