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All In The News tagged "campus expansion"

A Crazy, Ambitious, Expensive, and Totally Worth it Idea to Preserve Philly’s History

Drexel was featured in Feb. 12 Philadelphia Inquirer opinion piece authored by John Andrew Gallery, former executive director of the Preservation Alliance for Philadelphia, lauding the university's role in preserving the Philadelphia History Museum. A related Inquirer editorial also looked at the unique way Drexel is helping to keep the museum alive. 

Drexel to Renovate Calhoun Hall for Student Housing

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. 

In University City, the Largest Wawa in Philadelphia Opens With 'Dragon Double Shot'

The opening of the new Wawa on Drexel's campus was featured on KYW-TV (CBS-3), WCAU-TV (NBC-10), WTXF-TV (FOX-29) and KYW Newsradio (1060-AM).

Best Real Estate Deals: The Projects, People & Companies Changing the Landscape

Vue 32, a mixed-use development project by Radnor Property Group LLC on Drexel-owned property that includes a residential tower, townhouses and a Nobel Learning Communities preschool, was featured in the Philadelphia Business Journal on March 23 as one of the city's best real estate deals.

Shaping A New Urban Crossroads At 33rd And Chestnut

Drexel was featured in Jan. 18 Hidden City Philadelphia story about the reconstruction of the intersection at 33rd and Chestnut Streets and the transformation of Drexel’s campus design.

New Boutique Hotel, the Study, Opens in University City

The "soft opening" of the Study Hotel, located on Drexel's campus at 33rd and Chestnut Streets, was featured in a Jan. 11 Philadelphia Inquirer story.

Developer Breaks Ground on $56M University City Project

The upcoming groundbreaking for Vue32, a new mixed-use development project by Radnor Property Group LLC on Drexel-owned property that will include a new residential tower, for-sale townhomes and a Nobel Learning Communities preschool, was featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on May 11. WCAU-TV (NBC-10) also mentioned the upcoming groudbreaking.

Drexel Finds a Partner for Schuylkill Yards Right Next Door

Keith Orris, senior vice president of corporate relations and economic development, was interviewed in a March 11 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the RFP process and Drexel's decision to choose Brandywine Realty Trust as the master developer for Schuylkill Yards.

Drexel University Outlines 20-year Development Project

The announcement of Schuylkill Yards, an innovation hub that will be created by Drexel and Brandywine Realty Trust adjacent to Drexel’s campus and next to 30th Street Station, continued to receive coverage. The Associated Press reported the story on March 3 and Commercial Property Executive published a story on March 4. 

Giant Step in Philly Growth

An op-ed authored by President John A. Fry and Gerard H. Sweeney, president and CEO of Brandywine Realty Trust, about the significance of inclusive development for Philadelphia’s future, was published in the Philadelphia Inquirer on March 4. 

30th Street Station Part of Proposal to Transform Neighborhood

Keith Orris, senior vice president for corporate relations and economic development, was quoted in a Dec. 15 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the proposed 30th Street Station development. Drexel was also mentioned in a Dec. 15 Philadelphia Business Journal story about the project. 

Prices Flat, But Total Sales Surge in Philly-Area Housing Market

Drexel was mentioned in a Nov. 29 Philadelphia Inquirer story about Radnor Property Group, the developer of a lot owned by the school at 3201 Race St.