Category Archives: Drexel Update

Drexel Update: Becoming a Drexel Graduate

Emily sits down with 2021 Drexel graduate Julia Farley. She is an Animation & Visual Effects major graduating this week. Julia reflects on her time at Drexel and the impact of COVID-19 on the college experience.

Julia’s senior project, ‘Light Years Apart’, can be found on the Team Spacecamp YouTube page.

For more information about the film, visit @spacecamp20 on Instagram.

Drexel Update: Providing More Work Opportunities with ISU and USGA

Emily sits down with Amine Mrad and Betel Yemane to discuss a new initiative by USGA and ISU. This calls for more jobs on campus for interntational students, as well as a more accessible way to find these jobs.

The International Students Union’s Work Opportunity Town Hall in collaboration with USGA will be held virtually on Thursday May 27th at 6pm.

Drexel Update: Why Students Should Get Civically Engaged with Sarah Resanovich

This week, Ava talks with Sarah Resanovich, a Drexel student and fellow with Campus Election Engagement Project. They talk about the upcoming Pennsylania primaries on May 18 and why students should learn about political issues and come out to vote! Check out Sarah’s article in Drexel Now:

Drexel Update: Promoting Sustainable Solutions at Drexel and Abroad with Engineers Without Borders

Emily talks with Jillian Saunders, President of Drexel Engineers Without Borders, about the student organization’s work on campus, in Philly, and abroad for sustainability. They apply what they learn in the classroom and bring it to real-world projects. You can learn more about Engineers

With Borders on their website,

Drexel Update: Promoting Female Engineering Equality with Drexel’s I Am ME

Today Eva interviews Daniella Jose, the president and founder of Drexel’s I Am ME. This student organization’s role is to increase equality and visibility of female engineers in the workplace.

Through their meetings, I Am ME provides resources for female engineers to learn about advocating for themselves and putting their best foot forward.

If you want to learn more about this group you can follow them on Instagram @i_am_me_drexel

Drexel Update – How to Stay Sane During Finals Week with NAMI Drexel

Host Eva Elizabeth Kraus interviews Erin Schubin, Secretary and Event Coordinator for NAMI Drexel. This organization works to raise awareness, and reduce the stigmas that surround mental illnesses. They are a great community and organization on campus to get involved in! Make sure to go check them out on DragonLink and @namidragons on Instagram!