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Philadelphia Business Journal

Drexel hits top rank for research institutions

Drexel has joined Temple and Penn in obtaining prestigious R1 status, the highest level a research university can reach in the key higher education classification system.

University City District

University City District’s annual report recaps another record-breaking year.

Read The State of University City.

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Philadelphia Magazine

GQ Magazine Names Philly "City of the Year"

GQ magazine has affirmed what every Philadelphian already knew: Philly is the City of the Year. 

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Philadelphia Magazine

Come along for a day in the life of the beautiful city of Philadelphia

See how Philadelphians live, work, and play every day

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The New York Times

Universities Look to Strengthen the Places They Call Home

Brandywine’s partnership with Drexel University will strengthen all of University City. 

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PhillyVoice

Brandywine breaks ground on $3.5 billion Schuylkill Yards development

Construction begins on one of Philadelphia's largest real estate projects

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Philadelphia Business Journal

Why Pennsylvania's life sciences community is a wise investment

Cutting edge research is happening in Philadelphia

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Curbed Philadelphia

Mapping the development boom along the Schuylkill River

Schuylkill Yards is only one part of the development boom happening along the Schuylkill River

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The Philadelphia Inquirer

Schuylkill Yards’ tenant Spark Therapeutics pledges 500 new jobs for the area.

The commercial gene therapy company plans to expand its research and development operations. 

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10Best

10 reasons why West Philly is the coolest neighborhood

Find out what everyone is talking about