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Drexel Culinary Program Heats Up

Two articles in the Philadelphia Inquirer on Feb. 5 quoted Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, director of the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management. One article highlighted the center’s innovative culinary programs including applied projects and business emphasis, and also quoted Michael Traud, director of the center’s hospitality and tourism program, and undergraduate student Ally Zeitz. The second article discussed the value of culinary schools and also quoted chef Marc Vetri and mentioned that he teaches at Drexel.

Students Create Their Dream Disney Ride

Undergraduate engineering students Jonathan VanZelst, Justin Petronglo, Ahmad Jamal and Bader Al Moulah, were mentioned in a Feb. 4 Metro article about their design for a new transportation system in Sydney, Australia being selected as a finalist in Disney’s “Imaginations” competition.

19 Useful Books by Philly Tech Authors

Elea McDonnell Feit, PhD, an assistant professor in LeBow College of Business, was included in a Feb. 4 Technically Philly blog post about tech books written by local authors.

The Looming Climate Catastrophe

Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a SocialistWorker.org post on Feb. 4 about climate change.

Each Candidate Has a Voter Base That May Make Them More Cautious on Issues.

Richardson Dilworth, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and Director of the Center for Public Policy, was interviewed in a Feb. 4 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment about the upcoming mayoral race.

Leveling The Internet Playing Field With Government Regulation: What The FCC’s Proposal Means For You

Robert Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and School of Public Health, was quoted in a KYW Newsradio story on Feb. 4 about net neutrality.

DIY Studios a Vital Part of Philly's Underground Music Scene

Ryan Schwabe, an assistant teaching professor in Westphal College, was quoted in a Feb. 3 Philly.com story about the do-it-yourself music trend among young musical artists in Philadelphia.

It's Spring Real Estate Season: Builders, Realtors Look for a Boost

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow at Drexel University's Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in a Feb. 3 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the real estate market in 2015.

Philly Law to Mandate Paid Sick-Leave Moves Forward

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, director of the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a Feb. 3 Metro article about a Philadelphia law to mandate paid sick leave for restaurant workers.

Hepatitis C Drug 'Price Wars' Unlikely to Boost Access to the Medications

Stacey Trooskin, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Feb. 3 Everyday Health article about how price wars over new medications to treat Hepatitis C are unlikely to boost access for patients who need treatment.

A New Number to Watch with Diabetes: Your Zip Code

A post on PhillyVoice.com, about how your neighborhood can impact your health, quoted Ana Núñez, MD, a professor and director of the Center for Urban Health, Equity, Education and Research in the College of Medicine, about research on diabetes she co-authored with Longjian Liu, MD, PhD, an associate professor in the School of Public Health.

Does Rock Salt Really Chew up Your Sidewalk and are De-Icers Worth the Extra Money?

Nicolas Alvarez, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was interviewed in a Feb. 2 WHYY/Newsworks.org story about rock salt and other ice-melters.