Researchers study stem cells with 3D software

With the assistance of 3-D glasses and a projection screen, biologists are now able to study their slides as if they were standing directly on the glass itself. Associate professor of electrical and computer engineering Andrew Cohen led the development of the innovative software that makes this possible. The software… Continued

Gallery honors late artist Bill Walton

The Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, in the URBN Annex Building, held an opening ceremony Oct. 9 for the new Bill Walton “artist to artist” exhibition. Curated by gallery director Orlando Pelliccia, the gallery featured 38 pieces by the late artist, all of which were either given, traded or entrusted to other… Continued

TKE fired up about community safety

In conjunction with Fire Prevention Week, several brothers of the Tau Kappa Epsilon, Alpha Tau fraternity chapter distributed fire safety pamphlets to houses in Mantua as part of a volunteer community service event Oct. 12. The distribution started at 34th and Haverford streets and the volunteers were able to fan… Continued

University instates Common Application fee

The University has elected to begin charging a $50 application fee to prospective freshmen, transfer, and international students. The change was discussed earlier this year and a final decision was reached by the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Success over the summer with the support of the Office of… Continued

Faculty gathers for Convocation

Drexel continued its long-standing tradition of ringing in the new academic year with its 123rd convocation Oct. 7. The auditorium of the Main Building stood filled with proud staff, all dressed in traditional academic costume, gathered to celebrate this year’s theme: “The Year of the Faculty.” After Rabbi Isabel de… Continued

Students test recipes for Carla Hall

Celebrity chef Carla Hall has chosen to partner up with a team of Drexel students under the tutelage of chef instructor James Feustel to open Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen. The project started with a request from Hall’s business partner for Feustel to help design her new kitchen and restaurant. Instead… Continued

New Psychological Services Center opens in Stratton

The Drexel Department of Psychology held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Drexel Psychological Services Center, open on the second floor of Stratton Hall. The center will be providing services through evidence-based approaches (practices that are backed by research) for mood and anxiety disorders, disorders of eating, behavioral medicine, clinical… Continued