Get ‘Schooled’ on college sports

Sitting on Drexel’s West Philadelphia campus, it is easy to see that athletics do not play along the narrative of being the lifeblood of a modern-day college campus. Drexel has not fielded a football team since 1973, and the basketball teams play in a deteriorating mid-major conference. It can be… Continued

What’s Happening In Philly

Harvest Festival Fall is here, and that means it’s harvest time! Come celebrate the foods of the Pennsylvania harvest at Reading Terminal Market’s annual Harvest Festival. Filbert Street (aka Harry Ochs Way) will be closed to vehicular traffic and transformed into an urban farm with hay bales and corn stalks.… Continued

What’s Happening in Philly

Jazz Appreciation Month April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and Philadelphia is ready to celebrate! This city has an extraordinary jazz heritage, beginning with Ethel Waters and extending to John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, Joe Venuti, Eddie Lang, Stan Getz, Dizzie Gillespie and other music luminaries, all of whom set the stage… Continued

What’s Happening in Philly

“What Lies Underneath: Otis’ Epiphany” Coming to us from Philadelphia playwright Francine D. Miller, “What Lies Underneath: Otis’ Epiphany” is the story of a dignified and ambitious yet discontent Otis Henry. In his 36 years, Henry has experienced several setbacks, false starts and limitations that have kept him and his… Continued