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Sep 11, 2013, 10:48 ET Drexel Announces New College of Computing and Informatics

Drexel University has created a new College of Computing & Informatics that will combine the strengths and assets of Drexel's many existing...


Jun 20, 2013, 15:44 ET 2013 BAYADA Award for Technological Innovation in Nursing Education and Practice Winners Announced

For the 10th consecutive year, BAYADA Home Health Care Founder and President J. Mark Baiada and his wife, Ann, proudly announced and congratulated...


Mar 04, 2013, 15:43 ET Drexel's LeBow College of Business Launches MBA C-Suite Co-op

Beginning this fall, new students enrolling in the full-time MBA at Drexel University's LeBow College of Business will compete for coveted C-Suite...


Feb 06, 2013, 16:20 ET With $5 Million Gift Drexel will Transform Its Campus Center and Create The Perelman Plaza

Thanks to a $5 million gift from the Raymond and Ruth Perelman Education Foundation, Drexel University will reimagine the center of its campus along...


Jan 05, 2012, 10:03 ET Looking For Love: Drexel Researchers Put Online Dating to the Test

Today, one in five Americans finds his or her spouse via online dating websites, but according to Drexel researchers, marriage isn't the only...


May 19, 2011, 16:53 ET The Academy of Natural Sciences and Drexel University Announce an Historic Affiliation

Collaboration Will Further Philadelphia's Reputation as a Leader in the Natural and Environmental Sciences; The Pew Charitable Trusts Announces $1...


Feb 11, 2011, 14:04 ET U.S. Defense Industry Leader Norman R. Augustine Named Drexel's Engineering Leader of the Year

Drexel University's College of Engineering has announced Norman R. Augustine, retired president and chief executive officer of Lockheed Martin...


Nov 18, 2010, 13:41 ET Wellborn, Kyle, Pilkinton, Fry, PC Provides Plasma Technologies, Inc. $2 Million in Support of Drexel's Plasma Sterilizer Technology

Plasma Technologies, Inc., a Texas corporation, has entered into an agreement with Wellborn, Kyle, Pilkinton, Fry, PC, a Texas-based corporation,...


Nov 16, 2010, 16:02 ET Drexel University Announces $45 Million Gift

Drexel University President John A. Fry today announced a record $45 million gift from financier and corporate executive Bennett S. LeBow toward...


Nov 09, 2010, 15:45 ET Philadelphia Eagles Owners Jeffrey and Christina Lurie are Drexel University's 2010 Business Leaders of the Year

Philadelphia Eagles owners Jeffrey and Christina Lurie will receive Drexel University's LeBow College of Business 2010 Business Leaders of the Year...


Oct 13, 2010, 16:11 ET Drexel Engineers May Soon Replace E-Z Pass Box with Transparent Antenna

A team of Drexel electrical engineers are working to develop transparent antennas that can be customized for printing to fabrics, automobiles and...


Oct 07, 2010, 12:05 ET Drexel University Commits to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Wind Energy

 In a new agreement announced today between Drexel University and Community Energy, Inc., Drexel will purchase Renewable Energy Certificates...


Sep 30, 2010, 13:01 ET Dr. Rafael L. Bras Named Recipient of Drexel University's 2010 Anthony J. Drexel Exceptional Achievement Award

Dr. Rafael L. Bras, a leading authority on soil-vegetation-atmosphere system modeling, has been named the recipient of Drexel University's 2010...


Sep 21, 2010, 11:23 ET Sloan Consortium Honors Drexel University With Excellence in Online Education Award

The Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C) announced  today that Drexel University has been selected to receive the 2010 Sloan Consortium Award for...


Sep 09, 2010, 16:21 ET Despite Recession, Drexel Students Land 2,000 Co-op Jobs

The 9.6 percent unemployment rate for August may leave many college students feeling uneasy about their future. But Drexel University students are...


Aug 17, 2010, 09:16 ET U.S. News 2011: Drexel Ranked Nation's Number Two 'Up-and-Coming School'

For the third consecutive year, Drexel University has made the "up-and-coming" short list of national universities that have achieved the "most...


Aug 13, 2010, 12:32 ET Drexel University Posts Record Increase in Enrollment

More than 2,750 freshmen will enter Drexel this fall—a record. The highest increase is in out-of-state and international students....


Jun 30, 2010, 14:02 ET Drexel University Named a 'Top Best Buy' by 2011 Fiske Guide

Drexel University has been named as one of the "Top 45 Best Buys," for an undergraduate education by The Fiske Guide to Colleges, the publication...


May 26, 2010, 11:31 ET Drexel Biomedical Researchers Develop Device to Predict Diabetic Wound Healing

Complex wounds affect more patients in the United States than heart attack and stroke combined. About 150,000 amputations a year result from...


Mar 10, 2010, 14:56 ET Drexel University Board Names F&M's John A. Fry as the University's 14th President

Drexel University's Board of Trustees named John A. Fry as the University's 14th president today after a unanimous vote, announced Chairman...


Jan 28, 2010, 11:21 ET Drexel Launches Multi-Million Dollar Scholarship Program for Philadelphia Students

Drexel University will provide full-tuition and fees scholarships to 250 academically-talented Philadelphia high school students with significant...


Jan 07, 2010, 17:01 ET Story Ideas and Trends for 2010 at Drexel University

Drexel University is the first institution in the country to deploy energy monitoring equipment on its 65-acre main campus. Based on the...


Oct 30, 2009, 12:43 ET Head of PECO Named Drexel University Business Leader of the Year

Denis O'Brien, president and CEO of PECO and executive vice president of Exelon, will receive Drexel University's LeBow College of Business 2009...


Oct 09, 2009, 12:10 ET Earle Mack School of Law Posts High Bar Exam Pass Rate

The inaugural class of the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University posted an 89.84 percent pass rate on the Pennsylvania Bar Exam --...


Sep 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Drexel's LeBow College Among Top 10 in Nation and Top in the Region for Entrepreneurs

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Drexel University's LeBow College of Business (http://www.lebow.drexel.edu) has solidified its status as...