Tag: Camille Prairie
Feb. 17, 2017
Airborne nicotine down in public housing after new policy
A 2015 policy change had led to a reduction in the airborne nicotine levels in Philadelphia public housing, a Drexel University study indicates.
Jan. 13, 2017
EMS assaulted more than firefighters
The rate of assault-related injuries was 14 times higher for paramedics than firefighters in 2010, according to researchers at Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public Health.
Oct. 28, 2016
Student seeks speed bump at corner
Drexel University is positioned in the heart of University City, and this puts pedestrians and drivers in close contact.
Oct. 21, 2016
Drexel student connects troubled youths via social media
When one of her best friends began to self-harm, 15-year-old Gabby Frost knew that she had to do something to help.
Oct. 7, 2016
Looking into the shortcomings of the Hagerty Library
Drexel University’s W.W. Hagerty Library, which opened in 1984 on the corner of Market and 33rd streets, is often a subject of student criticism. The primary complaint is lack of space. The library can only seat five percent of the Drexel student body, and questions have been raised about why the library has not been moved or renovated to accommodate the student population.
Sep. 23, 2016
Relocated SCIC to bring on new hires
The James E. Marks Intercultural Center, which among others hosts the Student Center for Inclusion and Culture (SCIC), was abruptly relocated a year and a half ago due to construction of the Study hotel at University City. Despite the uproar surrounding this decision, new director Alexandra Daniels-Iannucci ([email protected]) wants the Drexel University community to know the SCIC is focused on thriving as a student-centered organization.