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

Trying to trick yourself into exercising more? Good luck.

via The Washington Post

Associate Professor of Economics Mark Stehr’s recent research, covering exercise habits in relation to motivation, was recently highlighted in the Washington Post.

In the NCAA March Madness basketball tournament, what’s a win worth to the little guys?

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a March 16 Christian Science Monitor article about what an NCAA March Madness win means for smaller universities who finances are pinched by changing student demographics.

What UConn Women's Basketball Team's Record Run is Really Worth

via Fox Business

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a March 31 Fox Business story about UConn’s women’s basketball team and how successful college sports programs often uses as marketing campaigns for universities to attract students and alumni donors.

Research: To Get People to Embrace Change, Emphasize What Will Stay the Same

via Harvard Business Review

Academic Director of the Institute for Strategic Leadership Daan van Knippenberg shares recent research findings on managing change in organizations.

Musk’s Tweet Fallout & the Board: Is there unrest in Tesla’s boardroom?

via Directors & Boards

Professor of Finance and Academic Director of the Institute for Corporate Governance Michelle Lowry shares her views on what Elon Musk’s recent tweets could mean for Tesla.

Bad bosses: Dealing with abusive supervisors

via Knowable Magazine

Mary Mawritz, Associate Professor of Management, shares details from her research on abusive supervision and how these practices impact employee productivity.

Opinion: Corporate boards must evolve to stay relevant

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

Drexel alumnus and former Rohm & Haas CEO, Raj Gupta, shares a few insights on how corporate boards can stay relevant.

New Fellowship Seeks to Help Tenure-Track Faculty Members Elevate Teaching

via THe Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education highlights the unique benefits of the Course Hero-Woodrow Wilson Fellowship for Excellence in Teaching. The fellowship will provide five professors a one-time award of $40,000.

Will Fox's board snub Comcast?

via Philadelphia Inquirer

David Becher, associate professor of finance, highlights the repercussions of Fox denying Comcast’s $65 billion cash offer for the company.

CEOs are calling the separation of children and families at the border ‘inhumane’ and ‘tragic’

via Washington Post

Daniel Korschun, associate professor of marketing, weighs in on what makes a company take a stand on political issues.