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All In The News tagged "campus"

Some Philly university students give crime reports low grades

Drexel was mentioned in a Sept. 2 Philadelphia Daily News article about area universities’ response to off-campus crimes.

Xfinity On Campus attempts to win over students

Drexel was mentioned in an Aug. 25 USA Today article for being one of the first universities to partner with Comcast’s “Xfinity on Campus” program that will allow students to access on-demand and live TV on tablets, laptops and smartphones. Seth Brown, a junior finance major, was quoted.

PhillyDeals: Colleges cut Comcast deal for TV through cloud

John Bielec, PhD, Drexel’s vice president for information resources and technology and CIO, and Elizabeth Gilligan, an undergraduate in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, were quoted in an Aug. 25 Philadelphia Inquirer column about Drexel’s partnership with Comcast Corp.’s “Xfinity on Campus” service.

Big freshmen classes mean cramped quarters

Drexel was mentioned in an Aug. 23 Philadelphia Inquirer story about how area universities are preparing for large freshman classes.

Summer On The Square At Chestnut Square Brings Alfresco Live Music, Food And Drinks To University City, Thursdays, August 7-28

Chestnut Square was mentioned in an Aug. 6 Uwishunu post for its new “Summer on the Square” series.

Drexel University Alcohol Policy

Drexel was mentioned in a July 16 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about changes to its alcohol policy.

American Campus Communities Develops and Manages Student Housing

A July 8 article that featured American Campus Communities, the largest student housing real estate investment trust in the nation and developer of Drexel University's Chestnut Square, in a story on student housing was posted on on July 9. Robert Francis, vice president of university facilities, and Michael Lynch, an undergraduate student in the College of Engineering, were quoted. The story also ran on CNBC on July 8.

JUNE 9, 2014 As 'innovation district,' University City attracting entrepreneurs

Drexel was mentioned in June 9 articles on and Technically Philly for helping to bring innovation to University City, as noted in a new report from the Brookings Institution.

Wahoo's Fish Taco ready to sign in University City

Chestnut Square on Drexel’s campus was mentioned in a May 10 blog post for its proximity to the Wahoo’s Fish Taco quick-serve chain that will reportedly take the space formerly occupied by Mikey’s American Grill.

Radium Hound

The Psychology, Sociology and Anthropology Building was mentioned in a Feb. 27 The Magazine article about radiation cleanup in Pennsylvania. The story was also mentioned in a Feb. 27 Philadelphia magazine blog post.

Drexel, Amtrak, Brandywine weigh giant development plans

President John A. Fry was mentioned in a Feb. 26 story about Drexel, Brandywine Realty Trust and Amtrak reviewing development plan proposals to build over the tracks at 30th Street Station

School District has deals to sell several schools

Drexel was mentioned in a Feb. 26 blog post and Philadelphia Inquirer story about the University purchasing the complex encompassing University City High as part of a joint venture with Wexford Science & Technology L.L.C. A related story appeared on WHYY-Radio (91-FM) and on Feb. 26