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Generational Shifts and The Politics of Change

A Feb. 7 Philadelphia Citizen article featured an upcoming event in the Pennoni Panel speaker series—created by the Pennoni Honors College and Kline School of Law —which will feature the Citizen’s Roxanne Patel Shepelavy and touch on the topic of generational shifts and the politics of change.

The Seminar Course Can Save Civility

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honors College and Distinguished teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored an opinion piece that ran in The Wall Street Journal on Dec. 1 about how seminar courses at colleges can save civility.

The Divine Artistic Hand in My Late Mother’s Beauty

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honor College and distinguished teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an op-ed that was published in The Wall Street Journal on May 10 about her mother's influence on her art.

Tech CEO Gives Drexel $5M to Create ‘Intellectual Oasis’ on Campus

A $5 million gift from trustee Greg Bentley, CEO of Bentley Systems, and his wife, Caroline, was featured in a Feb. 28 Philadelphia Business Journal story. The gift will help create a living/learning community for honors students at Drexel. Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honors College, and President John Fry were quoted in the story.

Drexel University to Use $5 Million Donation to Fund Honors College ‘Living and Learning’ Hub

A $5 million gift from trustee Greg Bentley, CEO of Bentley Systems, and his wife, Caroline, was featured in a Feb. 22 Philadelphia Inquirer story. The gift will help create a live/learn community for honors students at Drexel. Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honors College, was quoted in the story.

Drexel’s Calhoun Hall to be Renovated into Honors Dorms with New Glass Entrance

Drexel was mentioned in the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Business Journal on Dec. 27 and Dec. 28 about plans to renovate Calhoun Hall into an honors dorm. 

Kant in Kindergarten Could Ease the Civility Crisis

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honor College and distinguished teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an op-ed that was published in The Wall Street Journal on Dec. 28 in regards to the civility crisis and the potential to introduce categorial imperatives in kindergarten.

The Humanities’ Decline Makes Us Morally Obtuse

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honor College and distinguished teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, wrote an op-ed that was published in The Wall Street Journal on Sept. 21 about the assumption these days that people are monolithic—either completely good or completely bad. The best way to repudiate that assumption, according to Cohen, is to study the humanities, which illuminate human life in all its complexity.

The Lost Art of the Apology Letter

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, a dean of the Pennoni Honor College and distinguished teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored an Aug. 3 column in The Wall Street Journal about the lost art of writing apology letters.

It’s the Era of Feelings, and Not Necessarily Good Ones

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, a dean of the Pennoni Honor College, authored a May 6 column in the Wall Street Journal about how more people are allowing their emotions to shape their opinions in today’s political environment.

A Riot of Civility Erupts in Philly—of All Places

Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honors College and distinguished professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored a March 23 Wall Street Journal opinion article about animosity in American society.


Overbrook Woman Wins Miss Philadelphia

Aimee Turner, an undergraduate in Pennoni Honors College, was named Miss Philadelphia in an event at the University that was covered by The Philadelphia Inquirer and on WPVI-TV (6-abc) Feb. 24.