Mar. 17, 2017
The power of sustainable materialism
Environmental activism has shifted away from the notion of post-materialism, the idea where people will inherently impact the environment less as their basic needs are met, to that of sustainable materialism.
Feb. 17, 2017
A legacy of giving
Drexel University lost one of its most well-known alumni this week.
Feb. 10, 2017
Trump’s labor deals fall short
In the days following President Trump’s inauguration, he’s made quite a few high-profile and questionable — though expected — moves including the Dodd-Frank rollbacks and the now-defunct immigration ban.
Feb. 25, 2016
Triangle Talks with Alex Bock
Alex Bock is a junior at Drexel. He is involved in theater and studied abroad in Ireland during Fall 2015.
Nov. 12, 2015
Drexel Startup Day 2015
The Drexel University Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship hosted its second annual Drexel Startup Day Nov. 11. The event was held in Behrakis Grand Hall from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and was centralized around this year’s theme: “Doing Difficult Things.”
Jun. 25, 2015
Study shows how differing models’ sizes impact different consumers
After observing noted American companies H&M and Dove’s successful use of plus-size women models in their advertising campaigns, Hoori Rafieian, a doctoral business administration student in the Lebow College of Business at Drexel University, was curious about the business value these companies saw in this strategy and decided to investigate the conditions in which fuller sized models resulted in better profits for firms.
Mar. 6, 2015
LeBow student passes away days after car accident
Less than the week since the Drexel community lost freshman computing and informatics major Taline King, LeBow College of Business students were informed that freshman general business major Rocco Perate III died March 5 as a result of a car accident that occurred three days earlier.
Jul. 11, 2014
Pioneering start-ups receive grants
Two student startup companies, U-Screen DX and Biome, were awarded grants June 18 at Founder.org’s annual World Founder Forum in Paris. The companies were recognized alongside those representing schools nationwide and internationally.
Jun. 6, 2014
Research uncovers need for employee satisfaction
Daniel Korschun, assistant professor of marketing in the LeBow College of Business, co-authored a study and subsequent article titled “Corporate Social Responsibility, Customer Orientation, and Job Performance of Frontline Employees,” published in the May 2014 issue of the Journal of Marketing.
Jun. 6, 2014
Seniors design solar phone charger
Three students in the Drexel College of Engineering are developing a solar-powered charging accessory. Spor is a “self-regenerating battery charger for USB devices” and has been called “the ultimate clean energy device,” according to the three seniors’ Kickstarter account.