Articles by Mary Carol Garrity
May. 19, 2017
Online students receive ‘Commencement in a Box’
A packing party was held May 16 to assemble over 500 Commencement Boxes for online students that will not be able to attend graduation this year.
May. 5, 2017
Gruen photo exhibit rocks
From April 13 to May 26, an exhibit called the ROCKERS will be on display in the Westphal Colle ge of Media Arts & Design’s Leonard Pearlstein Gallery showcasing 124 photographs taken by famous American rock photographer, Bob Gruen.
Apr. 21, 2017
Hyperloop team fundraises more than $70,000
A team of roughly 80 Drexel University engineering, computer science, finance and marketing students banded together to form the Drexel Hyperloop Team that worked for over a year and a half to design and build a pod displayed at a SpaceX competition in California this past January.
Apr. 7, 2017
Holland-themed floral exhibit brings crowds to Philadelphia
The 2017 Philadelphia Flower Show, hosted by the Philadelphia Horticultural Society , was held in the Convention Center from March 11 to 19.
Mar. 10, 2017
Eyeless catfish species named
After its discovery almost 40 years ago, a very small and eyeless species of catfish now has an official name courtesy of two scientists from Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.
Mar. 3, 2017
Engineering team makes finals in NASA airlock design competition
An engineering team from Drexel University was selected as a semifinalist to compete in NASA’s Revolutionary Aerospace Systems Concepts Academic Linkage forum for their airlock design.
Feb. 17, 2017
Grant awarded for urban health research
Researchers at Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public Health received a $12 million grant to study health in Latin American cities.
Feb. 3, 2017
Drexel led study links alcohol availability to violence
The likelihood of violence is higher in Philadelphia neighborhoods where alcohol is more readily available, according to a new study by researchers at the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University.
Nov. 11, 2016
University Crossings, an American Campus Communities property, is located at 3175 John F. Kennedy Blvd. Most Drexel students could pick out the building from halfway across the city; at 17 stories high, the building’s giant “Drexel” logo at the top is an iconic member of our campus skyline.
Nov. 5, 2016
Drexel alumnus Chris McCarthy is new MTV President
Drexel University alumnus Chris McCarthy is the new president of MTV, Deadline Hollywood reported Oct. 24.