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Delaware Valley Engineer of the Year

Adam Fontecchio, PhD, a professor in the College of Engineering, was mentioned in a Feb. 20 WPVI-TV (6-abc) segment about Delaware Valley Engineer’s Week. Fontecchio was named Delaware Valley Engineer of the Year at a ceremony last week.

New King v. Burwell Plaintiffs' Brief Skips Questions on Standing

Lisa McElroy, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a story on ModernHealthcare.com about a new brief filed by those challenging the Affordable Care Act in the King v. Burble case on Feb. 19.

Philadelphia City Council OKs Four More Exemptions to Citywide Indoor Smoking Ban

Stephen Gambescia, PhD, clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Feb. 19 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) story about Philadelphia City Council’s recent decision to approve exemptions for four more drinking establishments from the city’s smoking ban.

Frozen Building Danger

Joseph Martin, PhD, a professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a Feb. 18 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) news segment about the dangers associated with thawing at a building in West Philadelphia that is covered with ice.

#BlackLivesMatter Panel Discussion at Drexel on Police Violence and African American Communities

The #BlackLivesMatter panel discussion sponsored by the Office of Equality and Diversity and moderated by André Carrington, PhD, assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was posted by the University City Review on Feb. 19.

Mayoral Candidates Gather at Business Forum, Offer Ideas - And a Few Jabs

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, an associate professor and director of the Center for Public Policy in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, moderated a mayoral forum that was covered by the Philadelphia Inquirer and Newsworks.org on Feb. 19.

A BIG Fight Will Happen On The Next Episode Of Shark Tank!

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was mentioned in a Feb. 19 Perez Hilton story for appearing in an upcoming episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank” to pitch his scholarship app, Scholly. The Philadelphia Daily News also mentioned Gray’s appearance and Entertainment Weekly has posted an exclusive preview of his appearance on the show.

What to Do About ISIS

Scott White, PhD, an associate clinical professor in the College of Computing & Informatics and the director of the computing security and technology program, was interviewed on KFBK-AM (Sacramento) on Feb. 18 about President Obama’s plan for dealing with ISIS and other terrorist cells.

Chicago Little League Stripped of Title

Karen Weaver, EdD, associate clinical professor and interim director of the sport management program in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was interviewed on WTXF-TV (FOX-29) on Feb. 15 about a Chicago Little League team being stripped of their title.

The Older, the Better at Paleopalooza

Kenneth Lacovara, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Feb. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer story for showing the technological advancements of 3D printing in paleontology at the Academy Of Natural Sciences’ annual Paleopalooza event.

"Big Leagues": Democratic National Convention a Boon to Philly's Stature, But Money Impact Likely Mixed

Marc Stehr, PhD, an associate professor in the School of Economics in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Feb. 13 NBCPhiladelphia.com story about the economic impact of bringing the Democratic National Convention to Philadelphia next year.

How Rock Salt Melts Ice, and Why Less is Often More

Nicolas Alvarez, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Feb. 13 story on WHYY-Radio (91-FM)’s “The Pulse” about rock salt and other deicers.