Snapshot photography from a trip to Drexel University yesterday, 12-1-2009 and yes, the light was bad with a rainy mist falling.
Drexel University is a private research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. It was founded in 1891 by financier and philanthropist Anthony J. Drexel. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines, including business, engineering, sciences, arts and humanities, information science, and health professions.
Drexel is known for its cooperative education program, which combines classroom learning with professional work experience. Students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience through internships and co-op placements with over 1,600 employers in various industries.
The university is organized into several colleges and schools, including the College of Arts and Sciences, LeBow College of Business, College of Engineering, College of Nursing and Health Professions, Westphal College of Media Arts and Design, and Thomas R. Kline School of Law, among others.
Drexel University is also involved in cutting-edge research and innovation, with a focus on areas such as biomedical engineering, information science, materials science, and entrepreneurship. The university has received numerous grants and awards for its research endeavors.
For the most accurate and up-to-date information about Drexel University, I recommend visiting the university’s official website.