Just like a single stone hurled onto the water can bounce over 80 times creating endless ripples, your gift to Drexel University has expansive impact. Together with thousands of others, you make it possible for Drexel to propel student success,accelerate discovery and innovation,pioneer teaching and learning, and fuel strategic initiatives.
Now here’s what that looks like.
Propel Student Success
Your support for scholarships and co-ops at Drexel has ripple effects far beyond the classroom. It propels the success of students who are shaping fields from primary healthcare to machine learning. Philanthropy also creates new living-learning environments that transform the student experience.
Our students are the incredible thinkers of tomorrow, who will be making the devices of the future.”
Professor Geneviève Dion Director, Center for Functional Fabrics
Pioneer Teaching & Learning
From the very beginning, Drexel has played a pivotal role in making higher education more reality-grounded, accessible and innovative. With your support, we attract professors who are renowned professionals in their fields, capable of mentoring the next generation of innovators and leaders.
Rachel López, Associate Professor, Thomas R. Kline School of Law, and Director, Andy and Gwen Stern Community Lawyering Clinic
Legal Scholar Mentors Students Who Champion Justice
Great institutions always educate for the future.”
William Hagerty, President Drexel University 1963 – 1970
Accelerate Discovery & Innovation
Drexel excels where disciplines converge. Your investment makes it possible for our students and faculty to generate solutions for problems that cannot be tackled inside traditional academic silos. Daily, we are defining new fields such as functional fabrics, and reshaping old ones such as breast cancer detection.
Geneviève Dion, Professor, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, and Director, Center for Functional Fabrics
Collaborations in Fabric Spark Industries and Change Lives
Drexel donors are venture-investors in the future.”
Jeremy Nowak Distinguished Visiting Fellow Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, 2017-2018
Fuel Strategic Priorities
Drexel strives to activate personal growth and social responsibility for every student, in addition to maximizing their academic discovery. Because you support Drexel, children and families experience a bright spot during hospital visits and the campus now enjoys a “great good place.”
It’s an ambitious goal, but look at the outcomes: A vibrant community of innovators striving to make life better. A pledge that talented students from every background will have access to the best education possible. And a commitment to community engagement that builds compassionate, responsible global citizens and strengthens all of Philadelphia. Each and every gift, no matter the size, says you’re with us. Thank you!
Drexel donors often say that they get more out of their experience than they put in. Whether it’s the remarkable feeling of mentoring a young person full of dreams and potential, or attending an event that leads to meaningful connections at your workplace, Drexel engagement is powerful.
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