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Business Wire
Context Therapeutics Initiates Collaborations with Three Leading Research Partners on the Biology of Sigma1the role of Sigma1 in disease to develop novel drugs targeting Sigma1. Context
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
the role of Sigma1 in disease to develop novel drugs targeting Sigma1. Context Therapeutics was founded by Dr. Felix Kim of Drexel University College of Medicine and Martin Lehr. Context’s investors include the National Cancer Institute and family... Read more
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New Kerala
Cloudy water risks your stomach health - newkerala news #263935could be evidence of runoff into water sources, which could contain not just se
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
could be evidence of runoff into water sources, which could contain not just sediment but also harmful pathogens. The Drexel University analysis looked into a collection of studies that had been done on the topic. These studies were designed... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz rentals posted on CampusCribz.comone of the developers is David Suddjian of Capitola. Shak was inspired to star
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
one of the developers is David Suddjian of Capitola. Shak was inspired to start the business when he was studying at Drexel University in Philadelphia and found the process of getting off-campus housing to be time-consuming. “No one in... Read more
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Philly.com
Coming soon to Philly schools: 22 city-paid social workerscommunity schools made the list, and seven schools in the West Philadelphia Pro
Philly.com / Posted 19 hours ago
community schools made the list, and seven schools in the West Philadelphia Promise Neighborhood zone were also chosen. Drexel University will provide funds to support those schools. Kenney began monthly meetings with city principals soon after... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
U.S. Amateur Championship: Few SoCal natives make cut, but now fun beginsthe end of August in Minneapolis. Both are USGA events. According to the rules
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
the end of August in Minneapolis. Both are USGA events. According to the rules Christopher Crawford, a 23-year-old out of Drexel University, was disqualified Tuesday for “multiple uses of a distance-measuring device with the slope feature... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
U.S. Amateur Championship: Few SoCal natives make cut, but now fun beginsthe end of August in Minneapolis. Both are USGA events. According to the rules
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
the end of August in Minneapolis. Both are USGA events. According to the rules Christopher Crawford, a 23-year-old out of Drexel University, was disqualified Tuesday for “multiple uses of a distance-measuring device with the slope feature... Read more
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The Washington Times
Russell Rickford, Cornell professor: ‘Right-wing’ reporters spread ‘myth’ of campus indoctrinationthey have been called to do: exposing unjust power,” Mr. Rickford said in July
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
they have been called to do: exposing unjust power,” Mr. Rickford said in July 22 op-ed. “George Ciccariello-Maher of Drexel University ignited a firestorm with a tweet mocking the self-delusions of white nationalism. Princeton’s... Read more
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The Triangle
Triangle Talks with Yury GogotsiPhotograph courtesy of Drexel Nanomaterials Institute Yury Gogotsi is a resear
The Triangle / Posted 6 days ago
Photograph courtesy of Drexel Nanomaterials Institute Yury Gogotsi is a researcher in the Drexel University Nanomaterials Group. He and his colleagues discovered a series of novel materials known as MXenes. The Triangle: How do MXene’s help... Read more
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The Triangle
Drexel to roll out new freshman program, Experiential EdgeIn the fall of 2018, Drexel University will be rolling out the Experiential Edg
The Triangle / Posted 6 days ago
In the fall of 2018, Drexel University will be rolling out the Experiential Edge program, giving incoming students in four designated programs the opportunity to delve into hands-on learning experiences immediately upon entry to Drexel. Freshmen... Read more
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The Triangle
Karen Shollenberger, 1994-2017visiting the Grand Canyon in February 2015. Karen Shollenberger, former Produc
The Triangle / Posted 6 days ago
visiting the Grand Canyon in February 2015. Karen Shollenberger, former Production Manager and at The Triangle and 2017 Drexel University graduate with a Bachelor and Masters of Science in Science and Technical Communication, passed away Aug 9... Read more
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Philly.com
Is this a time for centrists? Not likely, say political scientiststhis by three political scientists, who found it very interesting and highly un
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
this by three political scientists, who found it very interesting and highly unlikely to succeed. Richardson Dilworth, a Drexel University professor who heads the Center for Public Policy, said voters tend to identify with the two major political... Read more
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TribLIVE
Adelphoi names new supervisor of career servicesdegree of education-instructional design from Seton Hill University and seconda
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
degree of education-instructional design from Seton Hill University and secondary biology teaching certification from Drexel University. Originally from Latham, N.Y., she resides in Greensburg with her husband, Raif, and sons, Evan and... Read more
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Philly.com
Confront the elephant (beetle) in the room at BugFestBehind the children’s area at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Univers
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Behind the children’s area at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, three employees in matching turquoise polos huddle together, exchanging wary looks. This narrow channel of a space temporarily serves as the “tarantula room” ––... Read more
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Philly.com
Helping adults with disabilities age well in the Philly areaJEVS, or ARC in Chester County. Leon, 68 and a JCHAI resident, retired from 35
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
JEVS, or ARC in Chester County. Leon, 68 and a JCHAI resident, retired from 35 years of working in food service at Drexel University. He and others make and serve lunch at the Perelman Jewish Day School in Wynnewood and Elkins Park. “I... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Outstanding ensembles perform during Sunday classical series - Montopolis will be in concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday Oct. 1 as part of Winnsboro Center for the Arts’ second Sunday Afternoon Classical Series. (Courtesy Photo) WindSnyc brings ...CSU Northridge, CSU Sacramento, University of Nevada, Reno, University of Centr
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
CSU Northridge, CSU Sacramento, University of Nevada, Reno, University of Central Oklahoma, University of Victoria, B.C., Drexel University and the University of Minnesota. Past residencies include Ensemble in Residence for the Da Camera of... Read more
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Philly.com
An $872 million week for Philly biotech companiesin out-of-town investment and acquisition capital last week, notes Martin Lehr,
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
in out-of-town investment and acquisition capital last week, notes Martin Lehr, founder of Context Therapeutics, the Drexel University spin-off developing Sigma1 protein for use against cancer and other diseases. “Amazing,” says Lehr, whose... Read more
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FOX News
Lawsuit: Fraternity members to blame for man not graduatingPHILADELPHIA – The parents of a former Drexel University student say their son
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
PHILADELPHIA – The parents of a former Drexel University student say their son was severely injured in a fight that kept him from graduating and they have sued members of two fraternities. Roderick and Elizabeth McGibbon say their 23-year-old son,... Read more
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Philly.com
A giant water filter for the Schuylkill? Philly artists respond to environmental challengethere wasn’t much data on that stretch of the river beyond the drinking-water c
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
there wasn’t much data on that stretch of the river beyond the drinking-water catchment. So, with collaborators from Drexel University and Bartram’s Garden, she launched a public research seminar about the river, inviting academics,... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: Golda Meir's midnight doctor visitstreatment options for lymphoma include radiation, chemotherapy, immunotherapy,
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
treatment options for lymphoma include radiation, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and stem cell transplants. Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., is a professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension at Drexel University College of... Read more
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Philly.com
Robots and xylophones? At Drexel camp they make beautiful music togetherthat 14-year-old Samaj Schell was building with a K’nex building kit, two small
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
that 14-year-old Samaj Schell was building with a K’nex building kit, two small motors, and a microcomputer inside a Drexel University lab was arguably less important but felt a lot cooler: Holding a tiny mallet and pounding out notes on a... Read more
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Market Watch
The teen unemployment rate is the lowest it’s been in years — why that’s both good and badmarket queue,” said Paul Harrington, an education professor and director of the
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
market queue,” said Paul Harrington, an education professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy at Drexel University. So what are these young people doing if they aren’t working? First, the good news: Many of them are going... Read more
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Philly.com
Our view: For chronic wound sufferers, the forecast is perhaps not so grimthis is a problem that is not being addressed by health researchers. For more
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
this is a problem that is not being addressed by health researchers. For more than a decade, an interdisciplinary team of Drexel University researchers — including biomedical engineers, physicians, and nurses — has been developing a new,... Read more
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Columbia Star
On the Trail with Lewis and Clark—Part 2of the herbarium specimens that survived the expedition are housed today at the
Columbia Star / Posted 13 days ago
of the herbarium specimens that survived the expedition are housed today at the Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Reliving the past is exciting when using a botanical expedition as the starting point.... Read more
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EuroNews
How College Friends Stay Friendly After Founding Companies Togetherpartner," said Danish Dhamani, 22, who co-founded Orai, an app to aid in public
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
partner," said Danish Dhamani, 22, who co-founded Orai, an app to aid in public speaking, with friend Paritosh Gupta at Drexel University. "If you can't do basic friend stuff together, you can't go into business. We do all kinds of activities... Read more
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NBC News
How college friends stay friendly after founding companies togetherpartner,” said Danish Dhamani, 22, who co-founded Orai, an app to aid in public
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
partner,” said Danish Dhamani, 22, who co-founded Orai, an app to aid in public speaking, with friend Paritosh Gupta at Drexel University. “If you can’t do basic friend stuff together, you can’t go into business. We do all kinds of activities... Read more
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Philly.com
The pop-up Porch at 30th Street Station struggles to transition to a grown-up parkbe enough short-term parking spaces, but Amtrak says it will modify the plan to
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
be enough short-term parking spaces, but Amtrak says it will modify the plan to add slots on the station’s east side. 5. Drexel University plans to start work in the next six months on a new public park called Drexel Square, the first step in its... Read more
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Philly.com
Brian C. Zwaan, 58, banking executive, supporter of Catholic education1977. After the win, he turned his attention to his studies and earned a degree
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
1977. After the win, he turned his attention to his studies and earned a degree in accounting. He also earned an M.B.A. at Drexel University. He was a member of the Advisory Board at Villa Maria Academy High School, where his wife worked as... Read more
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ABC News
Everything you need to know about the crisis in Venezuelato use the institutions rather than to sabotage the institutions," George Cicca
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
to use the institutions rather than to sabotage the institutions," George Ciccariello-Maher, an associate professor at Drexel University and the author of “Building the Commune: Radical Democracy in Venezuela," told ABC News. "They won a... Read more
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MedCity News
Why collaboration is crucial to curing cancerHospital of Philadelphia; Temple University; the University of Pennsylvania; Th
MedCity News / Posted 16 days ago
Hospital of Philadelphia; Temple University; the University of Pennsylvania; Thomas Jefferson University; Rowan University; Drexel University; and the Children’s Hospital of Orange County. Phillip J. Storm, chief of the division of neurosurgery at... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Women diagnosed with HIV during pregnancy twice as likely to suffer more domestic violenceviolence twice as likely to start for some women after their baby has been born
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
violence twice as likely to start for some women after their baby has been born, according to new research led by a Drexel University researcher. Ali Groves, PhD, research assistant professor in Drexel's Dornsife School of Public Health,... Read more
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The Triangle
Chestnut Street housing plans approvedThe Philadelphia City Planning Commission approved Drexel University plans for
The Triangle / Posted 16 days ago
The Philadelphia City Planning Commission approved Drexel University plans for three residence halls and retail space along the 3200 block of Chestnut Street the week of July 18. According to plans submitted to the planning commission and the Drexel... Read more
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Philly.com
Without Medicaid funding, many Philadelphia area hospitals could closesome inhaled steroids and a nebulizer treatment every once in a while, pretty s
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
some inhaled steroids and a nebulizer treatment every once in a while, pretty soon it seems like you’re going to be out of luck in this town. Michael J. Stephen, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Drexel University College of Me... Read more
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Times News
MCT announces new advisory board, membersMeals on Wheels and supports the Morgan Foundation. Murphy graduated with a Bac
Times News / Posted 19 days ago
Meals on Wheels and supports the Morgan Foundation. Murphy graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Drexel University. She has two children and resides in the area with her husband, William. The six veteran members are James... Read more
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ABC News
What's at stake in Venezuela's election?by falling oil prices in the petroleum-dependent country, according to George C
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
by falling oil prices in the petroleum-dependent country, according to George Ciccariello-Maher, an associate professor at Drexel University and the author of “Building the Commune: Radical Democracy in Venezuela.” "Since 2012, we saw the... Read more
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The Triangle
Ex-prof files complaint, claims false advertisingA professor filed a complaint against Drexel University June 23, alleging that
The Triangle / Posted 20 days ago
A professor filed a complaint against Drexel University June 23, alleging that the university falsely advertised his former position in contract negotiations, resulting in his subsequent resignation. Irvin Peckham moved to the Philadelphia area in... Read more
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The Triangle
Adulting is Hard,’ take it easyThe premise behind the new “Adulting is Hard” poster campaign at Drexel Univers
The Triangle / Posted 20 days ago
The premise behind the new “Adulting is Hard” poster campaign at Drexel University is that life is all about conquering setbacks. A Drexel University counselor has started the “Adulting is Hard” poster campaign to promote positive psychology and... Read more
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The Triangle
Drexel to reshuffle top administrative positionsDrexel University Multiple Drexel University administrators in top leadership
The Triangle / Posted 20 days ago
Drexel University Multiple Drexel University administrators in top leadership positions will be either leaving the university or changing positions for the new academic year, and this reshuffling has the potential to change the Drexel... Read more
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The Triangle
Neuroinflammation and gender studied in DARE programDARE program is an initiative with a focus on interdisciplinary research. In Ja
The Triangle / Posted 20 days ago
DARE program is an initiative with a focus on interdisciplinary research. In Jan. 2016, faculty from both the Drexel University College of Medicine and University City Campus applied for funding of a large, interdisciplinary project.... Read more
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The Triangle
Fry named in wage equity suitDrexel University President John A. Fry’s name appeared in a recently amended l
The Triangle / Posted 20 days ago
Drexel University President John A. Fry’s name appeared in a recently amended lawsuit that identified Philadelphia leaders against the City’s new “wage equity law” — a law that prevents companies from inquiring about prospective employees’ salary... Read more
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Philly.com
Behind the Barrymore awards: Meet the army of butts in seats rating every play in townPhilly has to offer.” Her nontheater life is as an admissions coordinator for
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
Philly has to offer.” Her nontheater life is as an admissions coordinator for the Department of Creative Arts Therapies at Drexel University. But she’s also a writer, and after getting her M.F.A. in playwriting at Temple University, she saw the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists receive $4.75 million grant for traumatic brain injury researchinjury (TBI). Franck will work with Brown colleagues Diane Hoffman-Kim and Han
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
injury (TBI). Franck will work with Brown colleagues Diane Hoffman-Kim and Haneesh Kesari, as well as researchers from Drexel University, Sandia National Laboratory and Team Wendy, a manufacturer of helmets and helmet liners. Franck's lab at... Read more
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Philly.com
An East Mount Airy house survives - for nowtheir only concern is profit.” One of the twin houses Cardano plans to build i
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
their only concern is profit.” One of the twin houses Cardano plans to build is already listed for sale at $325,000, almost $150,000 more than the average home price in that zip code, according to data from Drexel University economist Kevin Gi... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Life Among the Bullets: North Philly's Rising Violenceshots become an environmental hazard that people try to avoid. It’s like a floo
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 21 days ago
shots become an environmental hazard that people try to avoid. It’s like a flood, an oil spill,” criminologist Rob Cane, of Drexel University, said in an interview. “It becomes this self-perpetuating, transgenerational cycle and the economic... Read more
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Philly.com
Fashion illustrator Dallas Shaw to talk fashion on The Deck at the Moshuluroots are all in the how-to, explained Clare Sauro, curator of the Robert and P
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
roots are all in the how-to, explained Clare Sauro, curator of the Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection at Drexel University. The earliest fashion illustrations were engravings, also called fashion plates, and date to the 16th... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Men with hepatitis B more likely to develop severe liver disease despite lifestyle choicesmore than twice as likely to develop severe liver disease than women remains a
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
more than twice as likely to develop severe liver disease than women remains a mystery, even after a study led by a recent Drexel University graduate took lifestyle choices and environments into account. In an attempt to explain the disparity... Read more
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Philly.com
Philadelphia lawyer gives $7.5 million for continuing education classes for Pa. judgescofounder of the firm Kline & Specter P.C., has made legal education a priority
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
cofounder of the firm Kline & Specter P.C., has made legal education a priority before. In September 2014, he gave Drexel University law school $50 million to fund scholarships, add faculty, and expand the law school’s trial-advocacy... Read more
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Philly.com
Netflix drama 'To the Bone' opens conversation about eating disorders, but leaves room for improvementLink Heckert is a registered dietitian at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelph
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
Link Heckert is a registered dietitian at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She earned her master’s degree at Drexel University and currently lives in the Philadelphia suburbs. She is also a yoga instructor (RYT-200), ACSM certified... Read more
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Mashable
This revolutionary battery material charges your phone in just secondsallowing ions to move through it very quickly. This is what the MXene material
Mashable / Posted 23 days ago
allowing ions to move through it very quickly. This is what the MXene material looks like. Image: College of engineering/drexel university Traditional batteries that we're used to using have a much slower process than MXene. This is because... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical mystery: Shot in the back, this president lingered 80 dayshis wounds with sterile medical care, which became common in the United States
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
his wounds with sterile medical care, which became common in the United States just 10 years after his death. Allan B. Schwartz, M.D., is a professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension at Drexel University College of Medi... Read more
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The Express-Times
This Easton student logged more than 700 hours of community serviceFuture Business Leaders of America, Model UN, debate club and scholastic scrimm
The Express-Times / Posted 25 days ago
Future Business Leaders of America, Model UN, debate club and scholastic scrimmage. After high school, she hopes to attend Drexel University in Philadelphia. For medical school, she is considering Drexel or the University of Pennsylvania. Kaur... Read more
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