Articles by Sandra Petri
Feb. 21, 2014
SCDC accidently releases student information
Educational information about 5,379 Drexel students was accidentally emailed to 479 other students the week of Feb. 10 due to a mistake made by a co-op advisor in the Steinbright Career Development Center. As a precaution, each student whose information was disclosed was issued a new University ID number Feb. 18.
Feb. 21, 2014
Drexel Players’ latest performance tours campus
The Drexel Players’ newest endeavor offers an unconventional look at a place we all think we know so well: campus. “Welcome to Campus” breaks down the fourth wall completely: Audience members take on their own roles as potential Drexel students as they hear from student guides about the realities of life here. It opened Feb. 19.
Sep. 20, 2013
Welcome to Drexel University
All of us here, not just the students, are forward thinkers. We understand that a full-time job offer upon graduation might be worth more than three summers working part-time jobs. Professors teach you to build your resume from your first week of class as a freshman, encouraging you to consider your adult life way before most of us have to act like full adults. Researchers are working on groundbreaking projects. President Fry has plans sketched out for far beyond 2017. We often have the opportunity to voice our opinions (Fry has open office hours, and there are always surveys bouncing around looking for feedback), so each student has the chance to change things for the better.
Apr. 5, 2013
Junior becomes editor-in-chief
Anne Most, a junior studying communication with a concentration in global journalism, will serve as editor-in-chief of The Triangle for the spring and summer terms.
Mar. 15, 2013
Dean finalist shares plans for LeBow
G. “Anand” Anandalingam, the second finalist under consideration to be the new dean for the Bennett S. LeBow College of Business, presented his goals and strategies for the college March 14 to current Drexel faculty and students.
Mar. 8, 2013
Dean candidate presents vision
Donald S. Siegel, dean of the School of Business at the University at Albany, shared his vision for the LeBow College of Business with current Drexel faculty and students March 6.
Jan. 25, 2013
Fry’s new project will merge offices
The offices of the University Registrar, Financial Aid and the Bursar will be consolidated into Drexel Central, a collaborative effort to make serving students easier and more efficient, President John A. Fry announced Jan. 17 in an email to the University community.
Jan. 18, 2013
Dance Party line-up announced
Representatives from Drexel’s Traditions Committee announced Jan. 15 that Waka Flocka Flame, Porter Robinson and Flosstradamus will be performing Jan. 26 at Drexel’s Homecoming Dance Party 2013.
Jan. 11, 2013
Provost’s office sets new policies
The Office of the Provost announced academic policy changes in effect for the winter 2013 term in an email sent Jan. 4 to all students. Registration time tickets for spring term will once again be assigned in order of seniority after one term of allowing freshmen to register before most upperclassmen.
Nov. 30, 2012
LeBow mourns loss of Peterson
Drexel pre-junior Christopher Peterson was found dead Nov. 15 in his off-campus apartment. No foul play is suspected, but an official cause of death has not yet been released.