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  • Can You Battle Depression by Changing the Way You Think?

    May 19, 2017

    Arthur Nezu, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a May 19 US News & World Report story about how therapists can help depressive patients recognize and change their negative thoughts.

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  • How to Protect Yourself From a Ransomware Attack

    May 16, 2017

    Robert D’Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts & Sciences, was quoted in a May 16 6abc.com story about protecting yourself from ransomware.

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  • Pollution exposure along the Delaware River

    May 5, 2017

    Diane Sicotte, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences was quoted in a May 5 Bucks County Courier Times article regarding her research into pollution exposure, in which she analyzed the region’s industry-heavy communities to see what they had in common, and found the Delaware River to be a major factor.

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  • 8 Ways to Improve Your Relationship

    May 3, 2017

    A study from researchers in the College of Arts and Sciences about how sexting can improve a relationship was mentioned in a May 3 Real Simple post.

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  • Facebook Hiring Thousands More To Review Suicide, Crime Videos Posted On Site

    May 3, 2017

    Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in a May 3 KYW-TV (CBS-3) news segment in regards to Facebook hiring 3,000 new employees to help monitor for harmful posts.

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  • Should US Exit the Paris Climate Deal? Some Fossil-Fuel Firms Say No.

    May 2, 2017

    Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a May 2 Christian Science Monitor story about the Paris climate agreement and whether the United States will honor its pledge under President Trump.

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  • Thousands 'March for Science' in Philly and Across the Nation

    April 22, 2017

    Tucker Collins, an undergraduate in the Pennoni Honors College, and Makiri Sei, a staff scientist in Malacology at the Academy of Natural Sciences, were quoted in an April 22 WHYY/Newsworks.org story about Saturday’s March for Science in Philadelphia.

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  • Get Ready for the March for Science with These Inspiring Video Interviews

    April 21, 2017

    Andrew Hicks, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was in a video featured in an April 21 Make article on the lead-up to the March for Science.

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  • Cities Vs. Trump

    April 18, 2017

    Richardson Dilwroth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an April 18 New York magazine story about the urban-rural divide becoming more significant.

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  • Growing Trend of Crimes Posted on Social Media

    April 17, 2017

    Rob D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in an April 17, WCAU-PHI (NBC-10) segment about the growing trend of crimes posted on social media. 

     

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  • This Alien Worm-Creature Will Haunt Your Nightmares

    April 17, 2017

    An April 17 article in Gizmodo on the first description of a living giant shipworm mentioned Drexel. The paper on the discovery was co-authored by Gary Rosenberg, PhD, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and Pilsbry Chair of Malacology in the Academy of Natural Sciences. The story was also covered by Live Science and the International Business Times April 17.

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  • After Hyping Itself As The Antidote For Fake News, New York Times Hires Extreme Climate Denier

    April 13, 2017

    Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an April 13 ThinkProgress about the New York Times hiring former Wall Street Journal columnist Bret Stephens—who the piece asserts is a denier of climate science.

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  • Infrequently Asked Questions: What's the Difference Between Weather and Climate?

    April 12, 2017

    Peter DeCarlo, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering and College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in an April 12 Philly Voice "Infrequently Asked Questions" column about the difference between weather and climate. 

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  • Digital Spring Cleaning: Password Security

    April 10, 2017

    Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) providing password security spring cleaning tips.

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  • Who's Speaking at Philly-Area Commencements in 2017

    April 4, 2017

    The announcement of computational design guru John Maeda as Drexel's 2017 Commencement speaker was included in an April 4 Philly Voice story about commencement speakers at area colleges.

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  • Commentary: The Drexel Connection to Illustrator Howard Pyle

    April 2, 2017

    Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD, dean of the Pennoni Honors College and distinguished professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, authored an April 2 Philadelphia Inquirer column about Drexel's history as the center for the art of illustration at the turn of the 20th century. Cohen also noted the opening of Drexel exhibition "Howard Pyle, His Students & The Golden Age of American Illustration," which will run form April 3 to June 18 in the Paul Peck Alumni Center.

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  • Local Expert Weighs in on Flynn's Immunity Request

    April 1, 2017

    William Rosenberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in an April 1 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) story about General Flynn, the first national security advisor appointed by President Donald Trump and his request for immunity.

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  • PA GOPer's Climate Change Theory Debunked: Nope, Not Getting Closer to The Sun

    March 31, 2017

    David Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Politifact story on March 31 about erroneous comments made by a Pennsylvania state senator on the causes of climate change. Billy Penn ran a related story that cited the Politifact piece.

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  • This Former Philadelphia Cop Had an Incredibly Simple Plan to Keep Kids Out of Prison. Don’t Arrest Them.

    March 30, 2017

    Naomi Goldstein, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and co-director of the JD/PhD program in Law and Psychology, was quoted in a March 30 Washington Post story about the Philadelphia Police School Diversion Program, launched by Kevin Bethel. Bethel, Philadelphia's deputy police commissioner and a senior policy fellow at Drexel's Juvenile Justice Research and Reform Lab, was featured in the story.

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  • How Are Internet Privacy Regulations Changing?

    March 29, 2017

    Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for a March 29 WPVI-TV (6-abc)/WPHL-TV (PHL-17) news segment regarding legislation in the hands of President Trump, that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could eventually allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers.

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  • Possible Trump Science Advisor Compares Climate Science to ISIS

    March 28, 2017

    Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and his research on the organizational underpinnings and funding of the climate change countermovement, were mentioned in a March 28 Jezebel “The Slot” article about a potential science advisor to President Donald Trump who compared climate science to ISIS.

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  • Trump or Not, Pa. Coal Plants Have Long Been on the Way Out

    March 28, 2017

    Peter DeCarlo, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Engineering and College of Arts and Science, was quoted in a March 28 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the effects of President Trump's rollback on environmental regulations could have on Pennsylvania.

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  • Ex-Doctor Hacks Into Cell Phones, Emails, Social Media Accounts of Female High School Classmates: Police

    March 27, 2017

    Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for a March 27 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about a former physician at Thomas Jefferson Hospital who illegally gained access to email accounts of several of his former high school classmates. 

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  • A Philanthropic Boom: 'Donor-Advised Funds'

    March 24, 2017

    Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was referenced in a March 24 Economist article regarding his study on donor-advised funds and tracked contributions to the anti-climate-change lobby in America.

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  • Twitter Reveals Vast Shut Down Of Accounts Linked To Extremist Views

    March 23, 2017

    Robert D'Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social science research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on March 23 for a KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) segment regarding a mass shutdown of accounts linked to extremist views, conducted by Twitter.

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