Artist Rendering of Percy

Is Anybody Out There?

A mere two weeks before COVID-19 lockdowns arrived last spring, a seventh grader from Virginia wrote the winning essay in a contest to name NASA’s new M... Read More
self folding fabric textile

The Future of Fabric

As thousands of Americans fired up their sewing machines to make masks last spring, Geneviève Dion, the director of Drexel’s Center for Functional Fabri... Read More
forty under forty

40 under 40: Class of 2021

AOS.init(); About the nominees... No one expected a year like the one we’ve had, but Drexel’s young 40 Under 40 greeted it with grit. ... Read More
Stan Lane

The House That Stan Built

Stan Lane ’61, outside the recently expanded flagship Ronald McDonald House in West Philadelphia. The Wilson family of six, all smiles, press around St... Read More
graphic illustration of people in the street

Social Justice Syllabus

When George Floyd died under the knee of a white police officer on a Minneapolis street this past May, the world collectively recoiled in horror. His ... Read More