Celebrity Top 3

Kat & Jesse sitting in a tree … again About a month ago, it was announced that Kat Von D and Jesse James (cough … life ruiner … cough) had called off their engagement. Well, August 24 was quite a day for our tattooed beauty queen, with TLC announcing that… Continued

Cooking with a K

Bruschetta is one of the most versatile antipasto. The word bruschetta only refers to the bread itself, which is typically tossed in olive oil, salt, pepper and rubbed with garlic after being toasted. Thousands of combinations come to mind when I think of bruschetta, all of which involve some variation… Continued

What’s Happening in Philly

Philly Mini Golf The 18-hole Philadelphia-themed course allows Guests to putt through favorite icons including Elfreth’s Alley, Benjamin Franklin Bridge, Philadelphia Museum of Art, LOVE statue, Chinatown Friendship Gate and on the 18th hole, putt through the crack in the Liberty Bell and land in front of Independence Hall. Plus,… Continued

Overflow housing measures enacted

For the second consecutive year, Drexel University Housing is enacting a series of overflow housing measures to accommodate a larger-than-expected incoming freshman class. Despite the return of Van Rensselaer Hall as an all-freshman building after it housed upperclass and graduate students last year, the magnitude of this year’s overflow is… Continued

Art of Science exhibit opened

Drexel University’s research affiliate, the Academy of Natural Sciences, opened its most recent Art of Science exhibit Aug. 6, showcasing a variety of grasshopper, beetle and cricket sketches at various stages of completion. The collection is comprised of work by ANS Curator of Entomology Dan Otte, a seasoned animal artist… Continued

Field hockey confident they can overcome losses

Sophomore midflielder Lindsay McArdle brings the ball up the field along with senior midfielder Monica Baick (6) against Virginia Commonwealth University. McArdle was named to the Colonial Athletic Association’s all-rookie team. 37, 32 and 25 — those are the point totals for Drexel’s top three field hockey scorers last season.… Continued

Men’s soccer starts strong

The men’s soccer team has kicked off 2011 with a bang — and they haven’t even played their season opener yet. The Dragons took down Fairleigh Dickenson University 3-1 in a scrimmage at Teaneck, N.J., at noon Aug. 21. With goals scored by three different players, second-year head coach Doug… Continued

Enclosing student life at Creese

Michael Hyatt   I’ve read the recent article titled “Chestnut Street Housing Plans Approved” in the July 29 edition of The Triangle that reports on the University’s plans to encase the Creese Student Center and its support buildings within an envelope of new residential living space along Chestnut Street and… Continued

Overcrowding will deter future Drexel potentials

For the second year in a row, Drexel is experiencing severe issues regarding the overcrowding of campus housing. Students planning to live in upperclassman dorms, such as North and Race, recently received communication from the University detailing alternate housing options; simultaneously, incoming freshmen are being notified in tiers of their… Continued