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Anti-Gay Bias Legal in Indiana Before New Law: Column

David S. Cohen, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, co-wrote an opinion piece for USA Today on March 31 about Indiana’s controversial new religious freedom act. 

Doctors Not Trained to Spot Sex Trafficking Victims

Donna Sabella, PhD, an assistant clinical professor and director of global studies and the Office of Human Trafficking in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Reuters story on March 16 about medical professionals’ lack of training to identify potential victims of human trafficking.

Fairfax Police Commission Adds Outside Voices

Robert Kane, PhD, a professor and director of the criminology and justice studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Washington Post story on March 14 about a new police commission in Fairfax County on the fatal shooting of John Greer in 2013.

E.U. Tension in Venezuela

George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on CNN en Espanol about Venezuela on March 13.

Scarring a Concern With Common Flexor Tendon Injury

Thomas Trojian, MD, of Drexel Sports Medicine, was quoted in a March 11 Philly.com article about common flexor tendon injuries. This is the same injury that has afflicted Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee.

Eating Disorders Linked to Extra Weight in Youth, Drexel Researchers Find

Michael Lowe, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WHYY/Newsworks.org on March 11 regarding his new research finding that elevated weight during childhood may increase susceptibility to eating disorders. 

U.S. Imposes New Sanctions on Venezuela

George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on MSNBC’s “Jansing and Co.” on March 10 about the United States’ sanctions against Venezuela.

To Head Off Trauma's Legacy, Start Young

Patricia Gerrity, PhD, a professor and associate dean for community programs in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in an NPR “All Things Considered” story on March 9 about how health care providers can provide early intervention and services for families whose health may be affected by trauma. The work of the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services was featured.

Bloomberg Law Brief: Challenge Gov. on Death Penalty (Audio)

Daniel Filler, JD, professor of law and senior associate dean for academic and faculty affairs in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed on Bloomberg Radio on March 6 about the death penalty.

Drexel Students Bring Modern Mixes to Archive of Funky Recordings

Toby Seay, an associate professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was interviewed in a March 2 WHYY-Radio (91-FM) story about Drexel students working with a music publisher to resurrect songs from the defunct Philly Groove Records label that were originally recorded more than 40 years ago. 

Drexel University Will Not Back Down from PennEast Economic Study, Despite Petition

An economic impact study on the PennEast pipeline conducted by Vibhas Madan, PhD, a professor in the School of Economics, was mentioned in a March 1 Times of Trenton article about Drexel’s involvement in an economic analysis of the development project.

Hair or Something Else?

Argie Allen, PhD, director of clinical training for couple and family therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a Feb. 28 WXTF-TV (FOX-29) segment about comments made by E! “Fashion Police” host Giuliana Rancic about Zendaya’s hair at the Academy Awards.