A Mighty Sound

The Drexel campus may be figuratively quiet this week, but it is literally loud in front of the Korman Center, as the foundation supports are being drilled for an addition:


The final product will look like this:

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Happy New Year!

16 Hoods

Tennessee Ernie Ford sang “sixteen tons, and what do you get?…”  In Drexel’s newly completed laboratories for the Chemistry Department, from 16 chemical fume hoods you get research in synthetic chemistry:


Bob & Marlene Buckley

The Buckley name adorns the newly-renovated entrance to Drexel’s Daskalakis Athletic Center.  Bob Buckley, who chaired the Buildings & Properties Committee of the Board of Trustees for twenty years, has given generously to support Athletics over the years, himself a three-sport star as a student-athlete at Drexel:


Autumn at Drexel

You may recall that many of the honey locusts were on the verge of succumbing to aphids this spring, including the stand at 32nd & Cherry.  They were treated in May.  Compare these photographs from November 6th and August 26th.  The color in other species may be muted this fall, but the honey locusts have been spectacular: