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All In The News tagged "College of Arts and Sciences"

Did John Wilkes Booth Get Away with Murdering President Abraham Lincoln?

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, associate professor and associate dean in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a April 15 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the use of facial-recognition software to determine if John Wilkes Booth may have walked free from the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.

New Tech Predicts When People Might Cheat on Their Diet

Evan Forman, PhD, a psychology professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was on an April 14 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) “@ Issue” episode discussing his research on a smartphone app, OnTrack, that predicts and prevents diet lapses.

Where Homeownership Starts at 1 Dollar Per Square Foot

Claire Herbert, PhD,  an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in a April 9  Yes! magazine article about a tiny house program in Detroit that helps people avoid homelessness and get a head start on building equity.

William Rosenberg with Tim Farley Self Contained

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on April 8 on POTUS XM 124 about the release of the Mueller Report, the Barr Summary, Congressional reaction, and Joe Biden as a Presidential candidate.

Is 'Water Weight' Real Or Just a Meaningless Product of Diet Culture?

Evan Forman, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an April 5Refinery 29 story about what the term "water weight" means. The story was picked up by a number of other outlets, including MSN.

Red-Tailed Hawk Actively Followed Online Has Gone Missing

Christian Hunold, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in a March 25 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) about the disappearance of a resident red-tailed hawk, who for several years raised her young on a windowsill at the Franklin Institute before moving up the Parkway.

As High-Tide Flooding Worsens, More Pollution Is Washing to the Sea

Carol Collier, senior advisor for Watershed Management and Policy at the Academy of Natural Sciences and professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a March 14 Environment 360 story about how rising sea levels and high-tide flooding is carrying pollutants into rivers, bays and oceans.

Why Companies Want to Mine the Secrets in Your Voice

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, associate professor and associate dean in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a March 14 The Verge story about real-time voice analysis and potential discriminatory outcomes of technology.

Drexel's College of Arts and Sciences Is Getting a New Dean

President John Fry was quoted in a March 14 Philadelphia Business Journal story about Norma Bouchard, PhD, being named the new dean of Drexel's College of Arts & Sciences.

Weight Loss, Quality of Life Enhanced by Acceptance-Based Behavioral Therapy

Evan Forman, PhD, a psychology professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a March 13 Healio article about his recently published research of acceptance-based behavioral therapy for long-term weight loss and increased quality of life.

Dozens of People Are Running for Philadelphia City Council. What It Will Take to Win.

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Public Policy, was quoted in a March 7 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the numerous candidates running for Philadelphia City Council.

Dr William Rosenberg with Tim Farley Self Contained

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed Feb. 25 on POTUS XM 124 about the current status and future politics of the border wall as well as the pathway forward in terms of the Mueller report and other investigations.