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All In The News tagged "faculty"

A More Effective Solution for Teen Sexting

A study on ‘sexting’ – sending sexually explicit text messages – by David DeMatteo, JD, PhD, an associate professor of psychology and law and director of Drexel’s joint JD/PhD program in psychology and law in the College of Arts and Sciences and Kline School of Law, Heidi Strohmaier, a PhD candidate in psychology, and Megan Murphy, a JD/PhD candidate, was cited throughout a Desert News article on Feb. 27.

'Girl Day' Addresses Lack of Women in STEM Fields

Drexel was mentioned in a Feb. 27 USA Today College blog post about Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. The College of Engineering hosted local students as part of the national observance last month.

Gun Violence Galvanizes the Health Professions

Jonathan Purtle, DrPH, an assistant professor in the School of Public Health, authored a Jan. 24 Philadelphia Inquirer “The Public’s Health” story on addressing gun violence as a public health problem.

A Climate Crusader Melts, Exposing a Profitable Link to Harvard’s Name

Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a New Republic article on Feb. 24 about the funders behind the climate change denial movement. His research also was cited in a Chronicle of Higher Education story on this topic on Feb. 25

Jackpot! New Jersey's Largest Legal Online Win Announced

Robert Ambrose, an instructor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a Press of Atlantic City story on Feb. 23 about New Jersey’s largest legal online jackpot.

Cop's 'No Bail' Release Raises Questions of Fairness

Donald Tibbs, JD, PhD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a USA Today story on Feb. 23 about a New York police officer charged with felony manslaughter who was released without bail. 

Well Being: Drexel Clinic Helps Runners by Making Gait Assessments

Stories in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Feb. 22 and Philadelphia magazine’s “Be Well Philly” blog on Feb. 20 featured the running assessment services provided by the Department of Physical Therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions to help runners improve their form to prevent injury or improve performance. Robert Maschi, DPT, an assistant clinical professor, and Kevin Gard, DPT, a clinical professor, were quoted.

Documents Spur Investigation of Climate Sceptic

Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a story in Nature magazine on Feb. 21 about funding behind climate change research. The story also ran in Scientific American.

Hahnemann Expands Trauma Support Program to Philadelphia-Area Hospitals

Ted Corbin, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine and School of Public Health, and John Rich, MD, a professor in the School of Public Health, were quoted in a WHYY-FM/Newsworks story on Feb. 21 about the planned citywide expansion of Healing Hurt People, the trauma-informed hospital-based violence intervention program which they run from Drexel’s Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice. The story also ran on on Feb. 23.

Two Unknown Cézanne Sketches Found in Barnes Artworks

Martha Lucy, PhD, an assistant professor in the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story on Feb. 21 about two recently discovered Cezanne works, which was picked up by numerous outlets, including The Guardian

Venezuela's Unpopular President Just Threw a Mayor in Jail

George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an article in the New Republic on Feb. 20 about the president of Venezuela having the mayor of Caracas arrested for alleged involvement in a plot to overthrow the country’s government.

How to Lobby for a Better 401(k)

Norman Stein, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on Feb. 20 about 401(k) retirement plans. He also was quoted on on Feb. 20 about excessive regulations for financial advisers.