Students, members of the Iranian diaspora community, and others gathered on UPenn's campus on Jan. 15 to remember the 176 people who lost their lives in the plane shot down on Jan. 8.
The Career Excellence Expo event will provide a dynamic opportunity to engage with top local companies and professionals.
FS Investments, along with Drexel University co-ops and interns, took part in a day of service and volunteerism at Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission.
"Servir a los latinos no es algo muy complicado, pero puedo decirles que, a menudo, implementamos programas y no prestamos atención a si los latinos están participando o no", aseguró Deborah Santiago durante la Cumbre de Educación Superior de AL DÍA.
“Serving Latinos is not rocket science, but I can tell you often we put programs in place and we don’t pay attention to whether Latinos are participating or not,” Deborah Santiago told the audience at AL DÍA’s Higher Education Summit.
Dr. Ignacio Sánchez, president of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, will receive an honorary degree from Drexel University College of Medicine at the school’s commencement ceremony on May 18.
María Antonia Alejandra Abad Fernández died five years ago — but the rest of the world will soon get to know the Spanish actress and singer who conquered Hollywood back in the 1950s, long before Penelope Cruz did.
Hace cinco años falleció María Antonia Alejandra Abad Fernández, la actriz y cantante española que conquistó Hollywood –mucho antes de Penelope Cruz– por allá en la década de los 50.
This past weekend, Drexel medical students and local providers hosted a health fair for Philadelphia’s Latino community, emphasizing the importance of screenings and preventative care.
El próximo sábado 10 de marzo,por segundo año consecutivo, la Asociación de Estudiantes Latinos de Medicina de Drexel estará ofreciendo revisiones médicas y consultas gratuitas para la comunidad hispana en la Escuela Antonia Pantoja, en North Philly.
In its second year, the Drexel Latino Medical Student Association’s health fair for the Latino community will offer free screenings and medical consultation on March 10 at Antonia Pantoja School in North Philly.
AL DÍA recognized four local Latino leaders in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
El doctor Daniel V. Schidlow, decano de la Escuela de Medicina de Drexel University y especialista en enfermedades pulmonares, es uno de los latinos más prominentes de Filadelfia. Su exitosa carrera le llevó de Santiago de Chile a North Philly, pasando por el Bronx, y hoy reparte su tiempo entre pacientes, muchos de ellos inmigrantes, y su gran afición: cantar.
Dr. Daniel V. Schidlow, Dean of Drexel’s College of Medicine, Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs at Drexel University, and professor specialized in pediatric pulmonary disease, has had a rapidly evolving and ever-shifting career from its origin in Santiago de Chile to its tenures in the Bronx and in North Philadelphia. Between tending to young patients and their families, translating signs, or practicing for a recital, Daniel has barely been able to catch his breath the past five decades. Now, he takes a moment to sit down for AL DĺA to discuss his contributions as a leading Latino in the City.
The 6th edition of this annual festival dedicated to black and independent film will bring to Philadelphia more than 60 films made by black producers.
Pese a que todavía existen brechas en temas como el acceso a la educación y la equidad salarial, miles de latinas están liderando los índices de acceso a educación superior y creación de empresas. AL DÍA News reconocerá este 12 de abril seis experiencias exitosas.
Overcoming all odds, Latinas are progressing almost twice as fast as their male counterparts in their community. AL DÍA News will honor them.
Universities in Greater Philadelphia are reaching out to their faculty, staff and student populations in the wake of Trump's controversial travel ban on immigrants from seven Muslim countries, reports The Philadelphia Business Journal.
Microsoft has a plan to ignite economic development in Philadelphia and it involves opening a new outreach center in University City this summer.
Today, Drexel University was announced as a key leader in the creation of a $75 million national research institute that will help bring new materials and textiles to the marketplace.
Announced earlier this month, Philadelphia is one of eight winners of the national LRNG City Challenge.
Community health organization, Philadelphia FIGHT has hired a new administrator.
Fry comenzará su nuevo rol en octubre.
Fry will begin his role as chairman in October.
April is Sexual Assault Awarness Month and Drexel University launched a campaign to prevent and raise consciousness against sexual abuse of any kind on college campuses.