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The Kitsap Sun
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwestused to do it all by himself, with samples sent by overnight express to his off
The slowest invasion: Non-native snails take over Northwest
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
used to do it all by himself, with samples sent by overnight express to his office at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia. He's since trained a number of mollusk observers at several key points of entry into the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Group of tiny algae could be key to measure nutrient pollution in fresh waterhigh levels of nutrients in freshwater streams lies in the microscopic organism
Group of tiny algae could be key to measure nutrient pollution in fresh water
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 hours ago
high levels of nutrients in freshwater streams lies in the microscopic organisms living in them, according to a group of Drexel University scientists. A team largely made up of researchers from the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel... Read more
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NJ.com
Giant dinosaurs have been spotted outside a Philadelphia museumdinosaurs are back and they have invaded Logan Square in Philadelphia. Standin
Giant dinosaurs have been spotted outside a Philadelphia museum
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
dinosaurs are back and they have invaded Logan Square in Philadelphia. Standing outside the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University are Trexie and Trixie — a Tyrannosaurus Rex and Triceratops respectively — to greet those looking to have a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tiny algae ideal for sniffing out nutrient pollution in waterhigh levels of nutrients in freshwater streams lies in the microscopic organism
Tiny algae ideal for sniffing out nutrient pollution in water
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
high levels of nutrients in freshwater streams lies in the microscopic organisms living in them, according to a group of Drexel University scientists. A team largely made up of researchers from the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Labor expert says education is key to self-employment successlevel of those involved. That was a finding of Dr. Paul Harrington, director of
Labor expert says education is key to self-employment success
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
level of those involved. That was a finding of Dr. Paul Harrington, director of the Center for Labor Market and Policy at Drexel University. He presented his findings on the state of entrepreneurism in the Hudson Valley to a conference at SUNY New... Read more
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Philly.com
Fit after 50: Is it too late to get off the couch?floor, holding onto a counter top if needed. Sinclair Smith, ScD, professor an
Fit after 50: Is it too late to get off the couch?
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
floor, holding onto a counter top if needed. Sinclair Smith, ScD, professor and chair of Health and Sciences Department at Drexel University agrees that it is never too late to get fit. He said in an interview, that while many people think you... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
$1.9 million in government grants awarded to Penn researchers by convicted U.S. representative$1.9 million in grants from the National Science Foundation to two projects at
$1.9 million in government grants awarded to Penn researchers by convicted U.S. representative
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
$1.9 million in grants from the National Science Foundation to two projects at the University of Pennsylvania and one at Drexel University, according to a press release. The announcement came after Fattah, a member of the House Appropriations... Read more
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Deseret News
Anti-Semitic assaults spike in USuniversities included in the ADL report: — A student found a swastika and the
Anti-Semitic assaults spike in US
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
universities included in the ADL report: — A student found a swastika and the word “Jew” taped next to his Israeli flag at Drexel University in Philadelphia. — The phrase “Zionists should be sent to the gas chamber” was found in a campus restroom... Read more
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Times News
Author David Joachim to sign books at wineryeditor and collaborator. He has won numerous awards and is a New York Times bes
Author David Joachim to sign books at winery
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
editor and collaborator. He has won numerous awards and is a New York Times best-selling author. Joachim teaches cooking classes and has educated aspiring chefs at Drexel University, The Viking Cooking School, The Ritz Carlton and Williams-S... Read more
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Philly.com
Chaka Fattah's conviction: The schemesto pay off college debts owed by his son, Chaka "Chip" Fattah Jr. The younger F
Chaka Fattah's conviction: The schemes
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
to pay off college debts owed by his son, Chaka "Chip" Fattah Jr. The younger Fattah was struggling to pay his tuition at Drexel University; the congressman stole the campaign money to pay Drexel and student lender Sallie Mae, from which his son... Read more
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Psych Central
Teen-Adult Social Media Interactions Often Helpfulat times, the virtual relationship between teens and adults can also provide va
Teen-Adult Social Media Interactions Often Helpful
Psych Central / Posted 3 days ago
at times, the virtual relationship between teens and adults can also provide valuable life experiences. In the study, Drexel University and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign researchers investigated the strengths and weaknesses of... Read more
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New Kerala
Befriending a grownup on social media not a bad choice - newkerala.com #80099connections with people who are different from themselves," said lead author An
Befriending a grownup on social media not a bad choice - newkerala.com #80099
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
connections with people who are different from themselves," said lead author Andrea Forte, Assistant Professor at Drexel University in the US. The presence of adults also leads teenagers' to think before they post. Learning this sort of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Drexel University researchers aim to identify new molecular mechanisms involved in chronic painpainkiller-related deaths in 2014 alone, according to the Centers for Disease C
Drexel University researchers aim to identify new molecular mechanisms involved in chronic pain
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
painkiller-related deaths in 2014 alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Now, researchers at Drexel University College of Medicine are aiming to identify new molecular mechanisms involved in pain. Their latest study,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley food events include book signing at Galen Glen, fun at Macungie Farmers MarketSchool," will be available for purchase for $24.95 plus tax. He has won numero
Lehigh Valley food events include book signing at Galen Glen, fun at Macungie Farmers Market
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
School," will be available for purchase for $24.95 plus tax. He has won numerous awards and teaches cooking classes at Drexel University, The Viking Cooking School, The Ritz Carlton, Williams-Sonoma and other schools. FUN AT MACUNGIE MARKET 2... Read more
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PhysOrg
The benefits of friending a grownupmedia circles develop better habits for online interaction, including self-cens
The benefits of friending a grownup
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
media circles develop better habits for online interaction, including self-censoring, and boundary-setting skills. Credit: Drexel University Friend requested by mom, dad and the math teacher? When teen and adult worlds collide on social media it... Read more
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The Daily Record
Kenneth FaganYork area. Fagan is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Maryl
Kenneth Fagan
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
York area. Fagan is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Maryland Association of Realtors and the Prince George’s County Association of Realtors, and he attended Drexel University and graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic Inst... Read more
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Medical News Today
Stress reduced with art-making, regardless of skill levelmusic - can lower stress and anxiety, and improve mood. Girija Kaimal, assista
Stress reduced with art-making, regardless of skill level
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
music - can lower stress and anxiety, and improve mood. Girija Kaimal, assistant professor of creative arts therapies at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, and colleagues set out to gain a better understanding of the biological mechanisms... Read more
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Philly.com
Hershey School's board, despite orders to be frugal, runs up big expense billsother school events to expose them to school operations, Jarrell said. Board m
Hershey School's board, despite orders to be frugal, runs up big expense bills
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
other school events to expose them to school operations, Jarrell said. Board members with the smallest expenses included Drexel University president John Fry, who was reimbursed $7,942 for travel. Fry even itemized $6 for a phone call and paid... Read more
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iafrica.com
Artistic activity can reduce stresslower stress levels. Can coloring, drawing, modeling with clay or collage redu
Artistic activity can reduce stress
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
lower stress levels. Can coloring, drawing, modeling with clay or collage reduce the symptoms of anxiety? Researchers at Drexel University, based in the US city of Philadelphia, attempted to find out if various types of artistic activities could... Read more
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Daily Journal
Local sports scoreboardwhile Milam is headed to Stevenson University. Anthony Santoro and Nicole Gaeta
Local sports scoreboard
Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
while Milam is headed to Stevenson University. Anthony Santoro and Nicole Gaetano were also honored. Gaetano is attending Drexel University and Santoro is going to Monmouth University. Millville Woman’s Club U12 Softball Millville Woman’s Club... Read more
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MLive.com
'Virtual reality' treatment for mental health patients wins $30k in national contestCEO of Small Business Trends; Chuck Sacco, MBA and Orly Zeewy, both of the Char
'Virtual reality' treatment for mental health patients wins $30k in national contest
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
CEO of Small Business Trends; Chuck Sacco, MBA and Orly Zeewy, both of the Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship at Drexel University. "I was trained to be a therapist but I wasn't born business man," said Overly. "I'm going to try to soak... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: For FDR, much more than 'bronchitis'election year, Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., a professor of medicine in the Division
Medical Mystery: For FDR, much more than 'bronchitis'
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
election year, Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., a professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension at Drexel University College of Medicine, offers a different kind of Medical Mystery, looking at the health of U.S. presidents.... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
At any skill level, making art reduces stress hormonesis creative and can be expressive in the visual arts when working in a supporti
At any skill level, making art reduces stress hormones
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
is creative and can be expressive in the visual arts when working in a supportive setting," said Girija Kaimal from Drexel University in the UK. "That said, I did expect that perhaps the effects would be stronger for those with prior... Read more
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Newsmax
45 Minutes of Artistic Activity Reduces Stresslower stress levels. Can coloring, drawing, modeling with clay or collage redu
45 Minutes of Artistic Activity Reduces Stress
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
lower stress levels. Can coloring, drawing, modeling with clay or collage reduce the symptoms of anxiety? Researchers at Drexel University, based in the US city of Philadelphia, attempted to find out if various types of artistic activities could... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Class of 2016 celebrated at Valley ViewSociety annual History Game Show, assist the organization of the annual VV Midd
Class of 2016 celebrated at Valley View
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Society annual History Game Show, assist the organization of the annual VV Middle School science competition, member of Leo Club, member of student council, member of Spanish club. Plans: Attend Drexel University and major in computer engine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meet Nigerians Who Got International RecognitionArea of Anambra State. At the age of 19, Adichie left Nigeria and moved to the
Meet Nigerians Who Got International Recognition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Area of Anambra State. At the age of 19, Adichie left Nigeria and moved to the United States for college and studied at Drexel University in Philadelphia. In 2003, she completed a master's degree in creative writing at Johns Hopkins University... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big Read: Financial startup is promising a revolution; Wall Street is pushing backto get ahead of everyone else, this could disrupt everything," said David Beche
Big Read: Financial startup is promising a revolution; Wall Street is pushing back
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
to get ahead of everyone else, this could disrupt everything," said David Becher, associate professor of finance at the Drexel University LeBow College of Business. The evolution of the industry is also evident in where investors can make... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businessesthe Penn State family last July 15 as chancellor of the Lehigh Valley campus. S
Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
the Penn State family last July 15 as chancellor of the Lehigh Valley campus. She came to Penn State Lehigh Valley from Drexel University, where she was associate dean of academic affairs at the School of Education. She also served as director... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
30th Street Station District Plan to Cost $6.5Bthat neighbors 30th Street Station. The 30th Street Station District Plan, led
30th Street Station District Plan to Cost $6.5B
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 days ago
that neighbors 30th Street Station. The 30th Street Station District Plan, led by Amtrak, SEPTA, Brandywine Realty Trust, Drexel University and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, studied the proposed development of a huge part of West... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New Milford High School's MakerJam breeds imaginationpinned down to a certain rubric. "That's when I could take my ideas to the nex
New Milford High School's MakerJam breeds imagination
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
pinned down to a certain rubric. "That's when I could take my ideas to the next level," said Angie, soon the pride of Drexel University. Patrick, who accepted a chance to attend Emerson College, said MakerJam, in many cases, represented the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Girls Lacrosse: A strong junior class instills optimism for Glen Ridge - Girls Lacrossenext season. Grady had another tremendous season, leading the team in goals (8
Girls Lacrosse: A strong junior class instills optimism for Glen Ridge - Girls Lacrosse
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
next season. Grady had another tremendous season, leading the team in goals (82), assists (23) and total points (105). The Drexel University commit recorded her 100th career goal this season and has emerged as one of the state's most lethal... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Creative art making can help reduce stressWhether you're Van Gogh or a stick-figure sketcher, a new Drexel University stu
Creative art making can help reduce stress
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
Whether you're Van Gogh or a stick-figure sketcher, a new Drexel University study found that making art can significantly reduce stress-related hormones in your body. Although the researchers from Drexel's College of Nursing and Health Professions... Read more
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Psych Central
Artmaking Can Ease Stress Regardless of Trainingwas surprising, and it also wasn’t,” said Girija Kaimal, Ed.D., assistant profe
Artmaking Can Ease Stress Regardless of Training
Psych Central / Posted 9 days ago
was surprising, and it also wasn’t,” said Girija Kaimal, Ed.D., assistant professor of creative arts therapies at Drexel University in Philadelphia. “It wasn’t surprising because that’s the core idea in art therapy: Everyone is creative... Read more
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Philly.com
$6.5B price tag for 35-year University City overhaulThursday morning. Publication of the 30th Street Station District Plan ends a
$6.5B price tag for 35-year University City overhaul
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
Thursday morning. Publication of the 30th Street Station District Plan ends a two-year, $5.25 million study led by Amtrak, Drexel University, Brandywine Realty Trust, SEPTA, and PennDot for the area between Walnut and Spring Garden Streets east of... Read more
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Daily Journal
Vineland High School Class of 2016:to find their own way in the world. “We’re graduating just to go to school aga
Vineland High School Class of 2016:
Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
to find their own way in the world. “We’re graduating just to go to school again,” quipped Edgar Ramirez, headed to Drexel University. Several graduates plan to earn degrees and come back to make their mark on Vineland. Tom Forkin,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Warren County Technical School graduation 2016The valedictorian was Marina Lilieholm and the salutatorian was Jade Piatt. Mar
Warren County Technical School graduation 2016
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
The valedictorian was Marina Lilieholm and the salutatorian was Jade Piatt. Marina will be attending Drexel University. Jade will be attending Centenary University. Freeholder Director Jason Sarnoski was keynote speaker. The Class of 2016 is... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Trustee to be inducted into Spanish Royal Academy of Medicineradiation therapy center that he founded. He is also a faculty member in the de
Trustee to be inducted into Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine
The GW Hatchet / Posted 10 days ago
radiation therapy center that he founded. He is also a faculty member in the department of radiation oncology at the Drexel University College of Medicine. The Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine is just the latest to honor Brady, who has... Read more
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Philly.com
Doctors: High-velocity Orlando rifle inflicts "devastating" woundstarget. But ultimately it depends on a straightforward formula, said Alexey Apr
Doctors: High-velocity Orlando rifle inflicts "devastating" wounds
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
target. But ultimately it depends on a straightforward formula, said Alexey Aprelev, an assistant professor of physics at Drexel University. The key is kinetic energy: one half the mass of the bullet times the square of its... Read more
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examiner.com
Drexel law professor declares: 'Second Amendment must be repealed'In an op-ed published Monday at Rolling Stone, David S. Cohen, professor of con
Drexel law professor declares: 'Second Amendment must be repealed'
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
In an op-ed published Monday at Rolling Stone, David S. Cohen, professor of constitutional law at Drexel University declares that the Second Amendment is outdated and needs to be repealed, the Washington Times reported Tuesday. Cohen claims he... Read more
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Business Wire
Luther W. Brady, M.D. Inducted into the Spanish Royal Academy of Medicinehis career in Philadelphia first at the University of Pennsylvania, and since 1
Luther W. Brady, M.D. Inducted into the Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
his career in Philadelphia first at the University of Pennsylvania, and since 1959, at Hahnemann University Hospital, now Drexel University. To be named an Extraordinary International Academic Member of the Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine, the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lansdowne High School finance program earns national recognitionthree Academy of Finance Alumni awards. Steele graduated from Lansdowne and it
Lansdowne High School finance program earns national recognition
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
three Academy of Finance Alumni awards. Steele graduated from Lansdowne and its academy as the salutatorian of her high school class in 2008. She graduated magna cum laude from Drexel University and became a certified public accountant in May... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researcher traces origins of double-trauma amnesia cure belieftemporarily or permanently impaired due to swelling and injured or destroyed ne
Researcher traces origins of double-trauma amnesia cure belief
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
temporarily or permanently impaired due to swelling and injured or destroyed neurons," Spiers concluded. "Some memories may return as the brain recovers, but a second brain injury is never a good treatment for a first brain injury." Drexel Univers... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Richard Arthur Leight Sr.went to work as a mathematician/computer engineer for Philco Ford in Willow Gro
Richard Arthur Leight Sr.
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
went to work as a mathematician/computer engineer for Philco Ford in Willow Grove, Pa. Richard continued his education at Drexel University receiving his Master's Degree in computer science. He advanced in his position at Philco and led the team... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Rolling Stone’ Calls for Repeal of the Second AmendmentAmendment of the United States Constitution. Rolling Stone Columnist David S.
‘Rolling Stone’ Calls for Repeal of the Second Amendment
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
Amendment of the United States Constitution. Rolling Stone Columnist David S. Cohen, who is an associate professor at the Drexel University School of Law and claims to teach the Constitution “for a living,” insisted in his June 14 article titled,... Read more
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Philly.com
Upper Uwchlan Twp. approves chemical facilitypetition opposing the project gathered more than 1,030 signatures. Resident Ad
Upper Uwchlan Twp. approves chemical facility
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
petition opposing the project gathered more than 1,030 signatures. Resident Adam Fontecchio, an engineering professor at Drexel University and one of the 40 people who attended Tuesday's meeting, said he runs an optical materials laboratory and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Who and what to watch at Oakmont for the U.S. OpenErnie Els (1994). 11: Number of amateurs who made the field. One is Chris Craw
Who and what to watch at Oakmont for the U.S. Open
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Ernie Els (1994). 11: Number of amateurs who made the field. One is Chris Crawford, a Bensalem native who became the first Drexel University player to qualify for the U.S. Open. TELEVISION COVERAGE FOX/FOX Sports 1 will air at least 42 hours of... Read more
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The Washington Times
David Cohen, Drexel law professor: ‘Second Amendment must be repealed’“got it wrong” on the right to bear arms. “I teach the Constitution for a livi
David Cohen, Drexel law professor: ‘Second Amendment must be repealed’
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
“got it wrong” on the right to bear arms. “I teach the Constitution for a living,” wroteDavid S. Cohen, a professor at Drexel University in Philadelphia. “I revere the document when it is used to further social justice and make our country a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Who and what to watch at Oakmont for the U.S. OpenErnie Els (1994). 11: Number of amateurs who made the field. One is Chris Craw
Who and what to watch at Oakmont for the U.S. Open
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Ernie Els (1994). 11: Number of amateurs who made the field. One is Chris Crawford, a Bensalem native who became the first Drexel University player to qualify for the U.S. Open. TELEVISION COVERAGE FOX/FOX Sports 1 will air at least 42 hours of... Read more
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Philly.com
Pain and last rites for John F. Kennedyelection year, Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., a professor of medicine in the Division
Pain and last rites for John F. Kennedy
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
election year, Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., a professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension at Drexel University College of Medicine, offers a different kind of Medical Mystery, looking at the health of U.S. presidents.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for June 12, 2016services, has promoted Jacob Dortch, MS, PE and Paul Shaefer, M. Eng., PE to pr
Moving Up for June 12, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
services, has promoted Jacob Dortch, MS, PE and Paul Shaefer, M. Eng., PE to project engineer. Dortch is a 2010 graduate of Drexel University earning a B.S. and M.S. in civil engineering. His experience includes the design of stormwater management... Read more
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