Summer Kickoff

Join SGO for an outdoor Summer Kickoff at Rittenhouse Square on Friday, June 11th, beginning at 4PM!

This event is a chance to meet your classmates and enjoy one of Philadelphia’s best parks. Rittenhouse Square is accessible via public transportation and is nearby many awesome Philly restaurants. Please RSVP here so SGO can provide updates to the event due to weather. Directions can be found here. Hope to see you there! 

If you have any further questions, please reach out to Tommy Ferrari (tdf46@drexel.edu).

7 New TV Series To Watch After Finals

Sweet Tooth

In this post-apocalyptic world, Sweet Tooth, a 10-year old half-human and half-deer hybrid, and Tommy, a former football player turned protector, travel to a safe haven and avoid poachers. On Netflix.

Sweet Tooth (TV Series 2021– ) - IMDb

We Are Lady Parts

The show follows the triumphs and failures of Lady Parts, an all-female Muslim punk band, as they gain a new lead guitarist, Amina, who works on the side as a microbiology graduate student. Streaming on Peacock.

We Are Lady Parts boss Nida Manzoor opens up about new sitcom

iCarly (reboot)

The new iCarly follows Carly as she and her friends and brother restart their internet webshow and explore life as young adults. Releasing June 17th on Paramount+.

The Trailer For The iCarly Reboot Is Here - Kiss

Invincible

This is an adult animated TV Show where Mark Grayson (Steven Yeun) learns to control his developing superpowers, guided by his father, the most powerful superhero on the planet. Free if you have Amazon Prime.

Invincible': Amazon's Superhero Series Receives New Promotional Poster;  Check! – Designer Women

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Set after the events of Endgame, this mini series explores who and what it means to take on the mantle of Captain America among the backdrop of post-Thanos humanitarian crisis with the buddy-cop dynamic of Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Out on Disney +.

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier: What Do the Normies of the MCU Know  About the MCU? - Den of Geek

Housebroken

This show follows, Honey, a poodle, as she helps neighborhood pets and stray animals like Diablo, an anxious, sweater-wearing terrier, and Chico, a chonky and co-dependent cat, work through their issues in group therapy. Premieres 6/14 on Fox.

HouseBroken' TV Review – The Hollywood Reporter

Loki

Want to know what trouble Loki’s been up to after disappearing in Endgame? This mini series follows alternate Loki as he is forced to fix the universe’s altered timeline by traveling through time and changing human history. Premieres today on Disney +.

Loki (TV Series 2021– ) - IMDb

Dragons Taking Care of Dragons

Dragons Taking Care of Dragons is a student-led, health communications campaign that disseminates COVID-19 messages to Drexel students. Our goal is to promote the most up-to-date COVID protocols to help protect the Drexel community. 

Follow our Facebook and Instagram page @safelydragons for more information regarding COVID-19 safety tips, the COVID-19 vaccine, Drexel’s vaccination clinic, and more! 

Undergraduate Public Health Senior Capstone Presentations

Come show support for your fellow DSPH students by attending the UGPH senior capstone presentations beginning tonight, June 7th, at 7:00PM through Friday, June 11th via Zoom!

The schedule is:

Monday, June 7th- Session 2

  • 7-7:15pm: Chanyeong Park, Social Media Use and its Role on Body Dissatisfaction and Depression among Female Adolescents
  • 7:15-7:30pm: Dana Ly, Casino’s and the Community’s Health
  • 7:45-8pm: Ying St.Cerny Postpartum Depression and its Risk Factors

Tuesday, June 8th- Session 1

  • 9-9:15am: Victoria Gallogly, Public Health Communications: What Works, What Doesn’t, and What Needs to Change
  • 9:15-9:30am: Stephanie Shosanya, Maternal Mortality: Structural Racism and Weathering 
  • 9:30-9:45am: Gabrielle Brizzi, The Impacts of Apartheid on the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in South Africa
  • 9:45-10am: Balkirat Sidhu, Redlining and its impacts on the African American community in Philadelphia

Tuesday, June 8th- Session 2

  • 7-7:15pm: Isla Chapman, The Impact of the Patient Protections and the Affordable Care Act on Health Equity
  • 7:30-7:45pm: Afrah Howlader, Needs Assessment of the Indian Health Service in Navajo Nation Amidst COVID-19

Wednesday, June 9th- Session 1

  • 9-9:15am: Darnell Green, Why Racism Should Be A Public Health Issue
  • 9:30-9:45am: Jack Huey, Mental Health in the Age of Covid-19 Lockdowns 
  • 9:45-10am: Amanda Tufano, How Mental Illness Can Develop Alongside or in the Wake of a Diagnosed Chronic Condition (Diabulimia and Type 1 Diabetes)

Wednesday, June 9th- Session 2

  • 10-10:15am: Jordan Wood, Addressing Disparities of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color and Low Socioeconomic Status Populations during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic
  • 10:15-10:30am: Elan Itschakov, Case Study: Facemask Compliance within the Philadelphia Area and the United States of America
  • 10:30-10:45am: Hope Hannigan

Wednesday, June 9th-Session 3

  • 7-7:15pm: Liam Giberson, Mandatory Vaccination Legislation for Students in New Jersey
  • 7:15-7:30pm: Raaghav Seth, Impact of internet pornography on the addiction feedback loop
  • 7:45-8pm: Tyra Howell, Prisons as a Public Health Crisis

Friday, June 11th- Session 1

  • 9-9:15am: Leila Nzekele, Power & Privilege within the Field of Academia
  • Tackling Partiality in the Western World 
  • 9:45-10am: Ousmane Diarra, Global Research Review of Vaccine Hesitancy

Friday, June 11th- Session 2

  • 10-10:15am: Thaya Edmond, Racism and Its Impact on Black Women with Endometriosis
  • 10:15-10:30am: Danielle Hamilton, Harm Reduction and The Opioid Epidemic

View presentations here

All presentations will be recorded and can be shared if you are unable to attend.

Summer Kickoff

Join SGO for an outdoor Summer Kickoff at Rittenhouse Square on Friday, June 11th, beginning at 4PM!

This event is a chance to meet your classmates and enjoy one of Philadelphia’s best parks. Rittenhouse Square is accessible via public transportation and is nearby many awesome Philly restaurants. Please RSVP here so SGO can provide updates to the event due to weather. Directions can be found here. Hope to see you there! 

If you have any further questions, please reach out to Tommy Ferrari (tdf46@drexel.edu).