Articles by Lauren Haynes
May. 17, 2013
Fight or flight instinct causes stress
The Good Idea Fund and Drexel’s Active Minds hosted an event May 13 for the first day of Mental Health Awareness Week with Tamar Chansky, a psychologist focused on anxiety disorders, who gave a lecture titled “Freeing Yourself from Anxiety: How to Not Let Stress Freak You Out or Worry Fake You Out of Doing What You Want.”
Mar. 15, 2013
‘Runway’ finalist shares fashion tips
Christopher Palu, a finalist on Season 10 of “Project Runway,” visited Drexel March 7 to discuss his experiences in the fashion industry and his personal life in Ruth Auditorium of Nesbitt Hall.
Oct. 19, 2012
System will track firefighter injuries
Jennifer Taylor, an assistant professor in Drexel University’s School of Public Health, has developed a data system that tracks nonfatal firefighter injuries with help from a three-year, $1 million grant from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.
Oct. 12, 2012
Engineers create West Philly farm
Eleven Drexel freshmen spent part of their summer transforming a former SEPTA equipment lot at 46th and Market streets into a quarter-acre community garden to be known as Walnut Hill Farm.
Oct. 5, 2012
Students urged to vote
Michael Blake, who works in the White House’s Office of Public Engagement, spoke to local government officials, small business leaders and journalists Sept. 28 during a visit to Philadelphia in support of the Operation Vote campaign.
Sep. 28, 2012
Hagerty’s reference desk removed
Drexel University’s W.W. Hagerty Library decided this past summer to remove the reference desk because it caused confusion to new students.