Inside Ambition – 2021 – Episode 8

Main Report: On this week’s episode of the Main Report, Gabby talks about the rise in anti-Asian hate crimes in the United States, and what you can do to help the Asian community.

DAC Recap: Drexel spring term isn’t until the 29th of March. However in terms of sports spring has sprung. The weather is getting warmer, games are starting to be played outside and baseball players are training.

Drexel Update: 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. Make sure to go check them out on DragonLink and @namidragons on Instagram!

34th & Art: The Robert & Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection will showcase a new online exhibit featuring the clothes that defined the year 2020 for Drexel Community members. View the collection virtually in March 2021, more information at Drexel Westphal and Fox Historic Costume Collection.

Thunder Index: What does the Snow Moon mean to you? Paige has some insight for your consideration. We’ll also continue our discussion with USGA on how you can help with sustainability efforts. We’ll look at Philadelphia’s Covid numbers and get an update from USGA. And, of course, we’ll have Paige’s Plant of the Week… English Ivy!

Inside Look: In celebration of the start of Women’s History Month, Alex talks about the background of the annual holiday as well as the successes of women in business this past year. She also discusses Drexel’s recent efforts to honor female-owned small businesses through its yearly B Smart Business Program, which recently culminated in January.

Thunder Index: Snow Moon, USGA, and Drexel Covid Numbers.

Paige returns with your weekly Thunder Index, where we discuss all things science, storms, stars and sustainability. What does the Snow Moon mean to you? Paige has some insight for your consideration. We’ll also continue our discussion with USGA on how you can help with sustainability efforts. We’ll look at Philadelphia’s Covid numbers and get an update from USGA. And, of course, we’ll have Paige’s Plant of the Week… English Ivy!

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!

Inside Ambition – 2021 – Episode 7

Inside Look: Inside Ambition has recently received a letter from several concerned Drexel staff, criticizing Drexel’s reaction to the PFC scandal. Alex discusses how the letter calls for Drexel to reimagine its ever-pervasive “Ambition Can’t Wait” slogan and make a stronger commitment to community engagement and ethical values.

Thunder Index: Paige returns with your weekly Thunder Index, where we discuss all things science, storms, stars and sustainability. Aquarius is now in the rear view mirror and it’s forward to Pisces! We’ll look at Philadelphia’s Covid numbers and get an update from USGA. And, of course, we’ll have Paige’s Plant of the Week!

Drexel Update: Host Emily McAndrews talks with second-year Resident A Ethan Hermann about the changes of dorm life on campus.

Main Report: On this week’s episode of the Main Report and Gabby talks about the Fred Meyers in Portland and a wildly racist hoagie spot in Philadelphia. Gabby also dives into former President Trump’s “Philly-delphia” lawyer, and Drexel’s USGA tuition freeze proposal.

DAC Recap: Welcome to spring. Yes I know that spring doesn’t officially start until March 20th and Drexel spring term isn’t until the 29th of March. However in terms of sports spring has sprung. The weather is getting warmer, games are starting to be played outside and baseball players are training.

34th & Art: The Clothes We Wore and the Stories They Tell

The Robert & Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection will showcase a new online exhibit featuring the clothes that defined the year 2020 for Drexel Community members. View the collection virtually in March 2021, more information at Drexel Westphal and Fox Historic Costume Collection.

Written by Lizzy Friedman, Emily McAndrews, & Cat Brady
Edited by Samantha McNemar

Inside Look: Local Businesses Owned by Women and WOC

In celebration of the start of Women’s History Month, Alex talks about the background of the annual holiday as well as the successes of women in business this past year. She also discusses Drexel’s recent efforts to honor female-owned small businesses through its yearly B Smart Business Program, which recently culminated in January.

produced by: Alexandra George
written by: Emma Riverso, Ava Kataria, and Alexandra George
edited by: Liv Jones