Social Impact Think Tank Debuts, Releases Survey

Good Worldwide, Good Worldwide’s social media operation Upworthy, and Net Impact, Oakland, Calif., have formed an alliance and launched Good Institute, a social impact nonprofit thought leader and social action think tank. The new, California headquartered think tank’s mission is …

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United Way’s ALICE Report: The Pandemic Divide

From Kiran Handa Gaudioso, CEO, United Way of Northern New Jersey:

The Pandemic Divide: An ALICE Analysis of National COVID Surveys report takes a detailed look at the vastly different pandemic experiences of low-income and higher-income households throughout the nation.

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Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement
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College Students’ National Week of Deliberation (November 1–6)

Experience a full week of online Common Ground for Action (CGA) deliberative forums exclusively for college students. The National Week of Deliberation forum series aims to connect college students from across the country in deliberation in a way that maximizes …

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How to Apply to State and Local Gov’t Jobs

If you are considering work after graduation, you might be interested in finding out more about state and local gov’t jobs. They offer very generous benefits, job security, and include positions in many different areas of interest. Check out the …

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New Immersive Experience! The Madison Ambulance Cadet Program

Interested in exploring emergency medicine, public health, or other careers in the medical field? Have you ever thought about becoming an EMT? The Madison Ambulance (MVAC) Cadet Program was just approved as an IMMX. This semester-long program provides Drew students …

Posted by Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement
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Two Drew University Professors Join Project Pericles Initiative

September 2021 – Professors Lisa Brenner and Chris Ceraso will represent Drew University in a new Project Pericles initiative focused on “transformative texts” that provide students with skills and historical, cultural, and societal awareness.

The initiative, “Building Transformative Texts in Civic …
By Stuart Dezenhall
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Drew University Inspires High Schoolers in AdvantageArts Program

July 2021 – The Drew University Theatre and Dance Department’s AdvantageArts program returns to the stage after postponing last summer’s program due to COVID-19.

Zachery Halley (left) performs in summer 2019.
The AdvantageArts program, which began in 2010 under the …
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Drew University Social Justice Movie Club!

Invite from the Drew Alumni and Parent Communities Team:

Hello!

We’re excited to announce the launch of a new Social Justice Movie Club for all university community members! The group will discuss a new “movie that matters” every month. Discussions …

Posted by Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement
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Two Drew University Professors Named to Project Pericles Cohorts

Minjoon Kouh and Jens Lloyd honored for attention to civic engagement in their courses

June 2021 – Drew University professors Minjoon Kouh and Jens Lloyd have been recognized by Project Pericles for their current and future courses that incorporate civic engagement …

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Beyond Boundaries: All Welcome; Participation Free

Invite from the Center for Community Learning at Western Washington University

Dear Friends,

Please join us for free, upcoming Community Engagement Fellows programs in April and May!

Learning Together Trainings (April 12-16)

The Learning Together Training Sessions focus on poignant issues and …

Posted by Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement
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