Communications

Media Mentions

LeBow College of Business faculty are highly sought after experts in their fields of study and often contacted by the media to comment on business-related issues in the news. Topics typically include the economy, corporate governance and finance. Below is a sampling of media placements. 

LeBow in the News

"Big Leagues": Democratic National Convention a Boon to Philly's Stature, But Money Impact Likely Mixed

via NBC10.com

Mark Stehr, assistant director of the School of Economics, is quoted in an NBC 10 article about the impact of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Study touts jobs, economy in Sunoco pipeline project

via philly.com

Several media outlets, including philly.com, WFMZ.com and NJ.com, reported on Drexel and Econsult’s analysis of the possible economic impact of a proposed Penn East Pipeline.

8 Startup Tips from Student Entrepreneur and Investor Christopher Gray

via The Blog on Huffington Post

Christopher Gray, Drexel LeBow senior and entrepreneur behind the Scholly app, provides his top tips for those seeking to found a start-up as a student.

Drexel prof’s new book: for marketers eyeing the power of data science

via Technical.ly Philly

Drexel LeBow assistant professor Elea Feit discusses her research into using data analytics to understand customer behavior and her new book R for Marketing Research and Analytics.

IBC and Drexel Team Up to Apply Analytics to Health Care Delivery

via Philadelphia Business Journal

By collaborating on research, Drexel and Independence Blue Cross seek to improve the delivery of health care. This is an expansion of a partnership that began with a business analytics certificate program offered through LeBow.

Students Manage $1 Million of Drexel's Endowment

via Philadelphia Inquirer

Drexel has added $500,000 to the student-managed Dragon Fund. The students in this course and faculty adviser Daniel Dorn now manage over $1 million of the University’s endowment.

Student Investors Stay Ahead of the Curve

via Institutional Investor

Students in Drexel LeBow’s Dragon Fund make up 11 of the top 100 managers in the All America Student Analyst Competition.

Leadership Lessons—Smarter Networking

via Pa. Conference for Women

Networking is most important when you seem to need it the least, says Alison Young, executive director of Drexel LeBow’s Institute for Strategic Leadership. She provides four tips for building an effective network.

The Skill Successful Workplace Teams Need

via Business News Daily

When working across disciplines, teammates face communication challenges. LeBow professor Christian Resick’s research reveals the traits that can help cross-functional members achieve their goals.

Newsmakers of the Week

via Jewish Exponent

Benjamin Lev, the head of Drexel LeBow’s decision sciences department, is noted for his publication in the premiere issue of Operations Research Perspectives. He co-authored the paper about minimizing transportation costs in ferrying products to a variety of different sites.