Jan. 15, 2016
Gervais back as host at Globes
The 2016 Golden Globes were packed full of the pageantry, esteem and Oscar hopefuls that has come to be expected of the show that marks the start of the film awards season. On board to help tone down the formality of it all was now four-time Golden Globe host Ricky Gervais. Gervais led the show back-to-back-to-back from 2010 to 2012, and returned to the Beverly Hills Hotel after a four-year-break Jan. 10.
Feb. 27, 2015
Poor hosting and questionable award decisions tank Oscars
As the outside world has frozen around us, the Oscars are supposed to provide a glimmer of hope, a safe refuge from the bitter cold for just one Sunday evening. Being broadcast live from sunny Los Angeles in glorious high definition, with hours of red carpet coverage before the actual ceremony begins, the Oscars are there to make an otherwise commonplace February Sunday into something memorable. This year that would not be the case. This year I just couldn’t wait for the 87th Academy Awards to be over.
Nov. 8, 2013
DU police force adds five new officers, others honored
The Department of Public Safety’s Commendation and Award Ceremony and Police Officer Induction was held Nov. 5 in the Mitchell Auditorium of the Bossone Research Enterprise Center.
Sep. 28, 2012
PISB receives LEED approval
Drexel University received LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the Constantine N. Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, according to a Sept. 20 University press release.
Jan. 20, 2012
The Fashion Enthusiast
Awards season is officially upon us, and the men and women we adore certainly dressed to impress this year. The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards kicked off the 2012 awards show season with plenty of dapper dudes and stunning starlets. In case you missed the most important part of the show, here is a recap of the red carpet.
May. 27, 2011
Billboard Awards make a comeback
The Billboard Music Awards aired May 22, where Beyonce was honored with the Billboard Millennium Award.Today’s biggest stars in music gathered for the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, which aired live on ABC from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas May 22. Top honors went to 17-year-old pop superstar Justin Bieber for Top New Artist. and Taio Cruz received one of the most prestigious awards of the night, winning Song of the Year for his chart-hitting single “Dynamite.”
May. 20, 2011
Fulbright Scholars: Shining Moment for Drexel
The Triangle’s Editorial Board would like to congratulate the four students who are each recipients of Fulbright scholarships. Each year, the U.S. State Department awards approximately 7,500 new Fulbright scholarships, and there have been approximately 294,000 “Fulbrighters” since the program’s inception in 1946. Having an unprecedented number of our students awarded with this nationally competitive scholarship is a noteworthy accomplishment that should instill pride in the Drexel community.