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  1. All signs point to health: Arrows on grocery floors increased the proportion of produce spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of access to healthy food is often blamed for poor eating habits in low-income urban areas, but a recent Drexel University study found that simply adding healthier stock to a local convenience store may not actually ... Butter consumption was only ...

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  2. Officials Search For Invasive Species Lurking In Philadelphia WaterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... said. Scientist David Keller works in the Fisheries Department of the Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University. He says the fish native to parts of China, Korea and Russia can grow up to two feet and are potentially a threat to this regions ...

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  3. Cohen: Great literature provides 'sanity insurance'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Pittsburgh. The writer had been part of a correspondence course I had taught last year in which a group of Drexel University students selected stories and essays that were sent to a group of men incarcerated at the prison. The men read the works and ...

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  4. Mountaineering ants use body heat to warm nestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    For their colonies to survive at high altitudes, army ants keep their underground nests as much as 13 degrees F warmer than surface temperatures, according to a new study by Drexel University scientists. Although they're a nomadic species -- which is relatively rare for ants -- Labidus praedator create underground nests that harbor their eggs and young offspring .

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  5. Education Management Solutions (EMS) Launches SIMULATIONiQ IPE(tm),...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... Assistant Dean & Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing & Health Professions Drexel University, "Medical errors are now the 3rd leading cause of death in the US each year, creating an urgency for medical institutions to improve ...

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  6. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    The ACC-Drexel University partnership, including Chestnut Square, University Crossings, and The Summit at University City, has transformed the Drexel campus into a vibrant hub of activity with mixed-use retail, dining, academic offices and high-quality student housing. The five-year, multi-project, public-private partnership has delivered more than 1.4 million square feet of development, nearly 3,200 residential beds and more than 60,000 square feet of attractive urban retail space.

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  7. 2 young men from same street in small town end up dead in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    ... They played basketball in driveways and manhunt in the woods. Now, Jamal was in Philadelphia, too, at Drexel University for engineering. "Losing a good friend only a few houses down for me is painful enough," Jamal wrote on Facebook. "I can only ...

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  8. Final chapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Northeasttimes.com

    Tim Ulrich plans on rowing at Drexel University, but he had a great senior season in baseball, including two games at Citizens Bank Park. A wrist injury kept Tim Ulrich from having a strong junior season.

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  9. Kera Ritter | Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Record

    ... airs officer for the U.S. Department of State. Ritter, a New Jersey native, holds a Master of Science from Drexel University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.

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  10. Uncle Bob's Self Storage Teamed up with Houston Texans' Jaelen Strong...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... 7 to 17 - was held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Vidas Athletic Complex's Maguire Field, home of both Drexel University and Strong's high school alma mater West Catholic Prep's practice fields. "Philadelphia is my home. There is nothing more ...

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  11. CEO honors studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Luzerne County Community College; Joseph Chaga, a graduate of Lake-Lehman High School who will attend Drexel University; Joshua Escalante, a graduate of Greater Nanticoke Area High School who will attend Bloomsburg University; Karen Hilenski, a ...

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  12. City wins chance to study Vine Expressway enhancementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Philly.com

    ... for schoolchildren and dividing Chinatown, the Callowhill neighborhood, and the medical school campuses of Drexel University and Hahnemann University, it creates pollution. "Imagine, over 10,000 cars pass through here every single day, and just ...

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  13. Water Break: Is Your Child Drinking Enough Fluids This Summer?Read the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... and humid, they need to drink more," says Stella Volpe , chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences at Drexel University and member of the panel who set the recommendations. "Their sweating mechanisms aren't as well developed as in adults so they ...

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  14. Ladykiller: Artificial sweetener proves deadly for female fliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | EurekAlert!

    Continuing their research into potential ingredients for human-safe pesticides, Drexel University researchers recently found an artificial sweetener that, while harmless for male fruit flies, proved particularly lethal for females. Past research conducted by Drexel College of Arts and Sciences' Sean O'Donnell, PhD, professor and associate department head of Biodiversity, Earth & Environmental Science and Daniel Marenda, PhD, an associate professor of Biology, indicated that erythritol, an artificial sweetener in name-brand products like Truvia, is poisonous to fruit flies.

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  15. HurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... in the University City area is extremely limited due to the construction at University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. We highly recommend public transportation. . WXPN and World Cafe Live do NOT offer parking for this event. Do *not* park in ...

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  16. Companies Find Hiring Those On The Spectrum Has Vast BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Alpha One

    ... school in their early 20s, according to a report last year from the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute at Drexel University in Philadelphia. They are said to step off a "services cliff," with half receiving no life skills or vocational training during ...

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  17. Giant dinosaurs have been spotted outside a Philadelphia museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Jersey Journal

    Standing outside the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University are Trexie and Trixie - a Tyrannosaurus Rex and Triceratops respectively - to greet those looking to have a "Dino-mite" summer. "Dinosaurs Unearthed" is an immersive exhibit that takes visitors back to the Jurassic period with realistic, full-bodied, animatronic dinosaurs that move, roar, and come to life right in front of your eyes.

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  18. Triangle Talks with Michael NutterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Triangle

    Michael Nutter served as the 98th mayor of Philadelphia from 2007 to 2015. He is involved with the Leading for Change Fellowship at Drexel University and is currently an Executive Fellow for Lebow's Institute for Strategic Leadership.

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  19. Students voice insights on co-opRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Triangle

    For many Drexel University students the opportunity to gain professional training through one or more co-ops is an integral part of their education, and the vast majority of Drexel students participate in the co-op program. Even a student who loathes their co-op can get valuable experience and learn important lessons.

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  20. SCIC celebrates diversity and inclusion at group eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Triangle

    ... the event. This article was posted in News and tagged #Shreya Dundumalla , celebration , culture , Drexel University , end of year celebration , inclusion , Philadelphia , SCIC , Student Center of Inclusion and Culture , University City . Bookmark ...

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