The Ledger

An annotated introduction to Drexel.

drexel students wearing masks in class

Back to School, Safely

It was a fall term for the history books, as Drexel welcomed 2,350 first-year students to virtual classrooms. Below, we’ve assembled stats on who they a... Read More
Nicole Kalitsi ’20

Campaign Successes

In March, Drexel marked a milestone of more than $615 million raised during its most ambitious fundraising campaign, thanks in large part to generous alumni. Th... Read More

100 Years of Co-Op

Drexel’s co-op program, which celebrates its centennial this year, grew slowly from its start in 1919. But it has picked up speed in the modern era as the need ... Read More

Top Gun

It has been a good year for the Drexel Paintball Club, which in April became the No. 1 team in the country after winning the 2019 National Collegiat... Read More
a dance class

Philly’s Got Talent

On Oct. 6, the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design brought Philadelphians to their feet for an immersive public dance performance inside the Barnes Foun... Read More
Chris Ferguson

Final Frontier

Remember this cover from 2011? When we profiled Chris Ferguson (mechanical engineering ’84) in Drexel Magazine seven years ago, we thought we were writi... Read More

Shell Game

This distinctive tree snail is one of millions of specimens in the Malacology Collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. The manus gree... Read More
ferrofluid on silicon wafer

Nano Art

This image — “Magnetostatic Spawn” by Aleks Labuda from Santa Barbara, California — depicts ferromagnetic particles suspended in a fluid and manipulated by... Read More

Cliff Hanger

Ted Daeschler, curator of vertebrate zoology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, caught... Read More