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A blue graphic showing hands shaking Partnerships and Projects: Drexel’s Recent Industry and Civic Engagement Connections
The University created a variety of new opportunities for industry and local partnerships as well as civic engagement.
Four people standing in a line Howard University and Drexel University Collaborate on Department of Energy Project for Clean Energy Education
The two institutions have received an initial installment of $500,000 with the highest three performers eligible to share $1,750,000 for implementation to develop a cross-university exchange program related to the design of low-carbon environments.
Drexel Innovation Fund Sparks Courses at Close School of Entrepreneurship
For the second year, undergraduate students in the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship had a front row seat to the process of investing in fledgling start-ups during an immersive Venture Capital Due Diligence course (ENTP T380). Students joined the Drexel University Innovation Fund (DUIF) Investment Advisory Committee to vet four finalists and select the winners, each of whom received $150,000 in seed funding.

Recent Announcements

Emily A. Roper Appointed Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions
Following a national search, Emily Roper, PhD, has been appointed dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, effective September 1, 2024.
Gina Lovasi Appointed Dean of the Dornsife School of Public Health
Following a national search, Interim Dean Gina Lovasi, PhD, MPH, has been appointed Dana and David Dornsife Dean of the Dornsife School of Public Health.
Provost Updates and Stories of Partnership
We are pleased to share updates, important policy reminders, and stories of our colleagues leading innovative work in teaching, research and partnership.

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