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Building Campus Pride Among Virtual Students
Business & Law / Community & Society / Experts / Opinion

Building Campus Pride Among Virtual Students

By Susan Aldridge, PhD For years, we’ve heard that students who learn online cannot possibly develop the same affinity for the institutions they attend as their peers who study on campus. But from where I sit, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, I see that attachment every year at commencement time when … Continue reading

Q+A: Hacking as Propaganda Warfare
Business & Law / Experts

Q+A: Hacking as Propaganda Warfare

Earlier this week hackers, calling themselves the Cyber Caliphate and acting in support of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, gained access to social media accounts of the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), posting pro-ISIS messages, videos and images on its twitter, facebook and YouTube accounts. The hackers also claimed to have posted classified documents … Continue reading

10 Must-Know Tips for Budding Entrepreneurs
Business & Law / Experts

10 Must-Know Tips for Budding Entrepreneurs

Launching a new company is not an easy undertaking. That’s why —according to Bloomberg—eight out of 10 companies fail within 18 months of opening for business. While there is no formula that can guarantee success, Chuck Sacco, entrepreneur-in-residence and director of External Relations for Drexel University’s Close School of Entrepreneurship, as well as the director … Continue reading

Do the Best Supplements Grow on Bushes? Nutrition Expert Recommends Four Functional Foods for Fitness
Experts / Health & Medicine

Do the Best Supplements Grow on Bushes? Nutrition Expert Recommends Four Functional Foods for Fitness

This time of year, it seems everyone is refocusing on healthy eating and fitness in a furor of New Year’s goals. And some are looking for the fast track in the form of so-called “super foods.” According to Stella Volpe, PhD, who heads the nutrition sciences department at Drexel and is a nationally recognized expert … Continue reading