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

How to not Get Frostbite, Hypothermia When the Weather is Freezing

Ted Daeschler, PhD, curator of Vertebrate Zoology at the Academy of Natural Sciences and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in a Jan 31 Philly.com article about how not to get frostbite.


Apple Kills Group FaceTime Calls to Fix Bug That Allows Eavesdropping

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, associate professor and associate dean in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in a Jan. 29 KYW-Newsradio (1060-AM) story about a security vulnerability with FaceTime that allowed users to eavesdrop during group chats.

How the Next Recession Could Save Lives

José Tapia Granados, PhD, a professor in College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 23 Nature article about how death rates have dropped during past economic downturns and how the next recession might save lives.

Eagles Civic Season: Playoff Week 2 New Orleans

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, co-authored a Jan. 11 Philadelphia Citizen column with former Philadelphia Eagle Mike Quick comparing Philadelphia to New Orleans, on and off the field, in the lead-up to the Eagles' game against the Saints, as part of the Citizen's "Civic Season" series. 

As Colleges Embrace Smart Assistants, Privacy Questions Arise

Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 9 Ed Tech Magazine article about privacy questions surrounding colleges that embrace smart assistant devices. 

If a Smart Scale Tells You to Stop Binge Eating, Will You?

Adrienne Juariscio, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of practicum training in its Center for Weight, Eating and Lifestyle Science (WELL Center) clinic, was quoted in a Jan. 8 Psychology Today story about controlling binge eating.

Economic Expansion Boosts Carbon Emissions, Despite Green-Tech Gains

José Tapia Granados, PhD, a professor in College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 8 NBC News article about the relationship between economic expansion and carbon emissions. A 2012 study co-authored by Tapia Granados found that, from 1958 through 2010, CO2 emissions were closely linked to increased economic activity. The study was referenced in the article. 

Scientist Legislators Are No Cure for Bad Science Policy

Gwen Ottinger, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Jan. 3 UnDark article about the ‘scientization’ of politics.

POTUS 124: 2020 Democratic Presidential Nomination Process

William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed onSirius XM Radio's "POTUS 124" program on Jan. 2 discussing the early stages of the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination process.

Eagles Civic Season: Playoff Week 1 Chicago 

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, co-authored a Jan. 1 Philadelphia Citizen column with former Philadelphia Eagle Mike Quick comparing Philadelphia to Chicao, on and off the field, in the lead-up to the Eagles' game against the Bears, as part of the Citizen's "Civic Season" series. 

Millennials Need Mental-Health Care, but Struggle to Access it.

Jennifer Schwartz, PhD, an associate teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Drexel’s Psychological Services Center, was quoted in a Dec. 31 Philadelphia Inquirer story about challenges for millennials seeking mental health services in Philadelphia.

Week 1: Mike Quick's Eagles Civic Season

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, co-authored a Nov. 30 Philadelphia Citizen column with former Philadelphia Eagle Mike Quick comparing Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., on and off the field, in the lead-up to the Eagles game against Washington this weekend, as part of the Citizen's "Civic Season" series.