Amy Sugerman

Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement

Amy Sugerman

Amy joined the Center for Civic Engagement in 2012. In her role at the Center, she supports the Civic Scholars Program in all its dimensions including recruitment, retention, advising and program coordination. She also develops and stewards partnerships between Drew and community organizations to provide civic engagement and internship opportunities for Drew students and for faculty members teaching community-based learning courses. Prior to this position she held two others at Drew, beginning in 2001, and former administrative posts at M.I.T. and Harvard Business School. Amy holds a B.A. and an M.A. from the University of Connecticut.

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Using Big Data to Improve Equity, Sustainability and Prosperity for Our Community Members

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Mark your calendars for Thursday and Friday, April 29 & 30 for the New Jersey Big Data Alliance’s 8th annual symposium hosted this year by Princeton University.  Our 2021 event will showcase how our state, cities, and communities use big data to improve …

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Beyond Boundaries: All Welcome; Participation Free

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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 …

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Looking for a Meaningful Summer Internship or Job? Idealist.org or LinkedIn can Help

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Right now, many students are looking for summer internships and jobs in the non-profit or social impact sectors that will build their skills and resumes, and advance their personal and professional goals. Right here in all career communities on Launchpad, …

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Drew University Student Joins Local Housing Authority

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Nohemy Zabala C’21 uses Drew academics, experiences, skills to pursue community advocacy

April 2021 – Drew University student Nohemy Zabala C’21 was recently sworn in as a Morristown Housing Authority (MHA) Commissioner where she will focus on local public housing issues.

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Last Call: Register Now for the 2021 Interfaith Student Summit April 9

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2021 Interfaith Student Summit
DATE: FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2021.
TIME: 9:30 AM – 12 NOON
Register here for zoom link.

THE DREW UNIVERSITY CENTER ON RELIGION, CULTURE AND CONFLICT IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE 2021 INTERFAITH STUDENT SUMMIT (VIRTUAL), ENGAGING STUDENTS …

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A Night With Museum Professionals: Video Recording of Panel Event

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On March 23, 2021 the Launch Social Impact and  the Arts, Communication and Languages Career Communities, in partnership with the Center for Civic Engagement, hosted Exhibitions, Curation, Acquisitions, “Oh My!” A Night with Museum Professionals.  View the recording HERE!

The …

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Journeys Toward Justice! Changemakers Driving Justice & Equity Forward: March 23 Through April 23

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The series is hosted by the University of Richmond’s Bonner Center for Civic Engagement. Starting Tuesday March 23 and continuing through April.

Journeys Toward Justice is a multi-college collaboration spotlighting changemakers across the country who are driving justice and equity …

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Nomination Deadline March 15! Civic Engagement Awards

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The Center for Civic Engagement invites nominations for the 2020-2021 annual Civic Engagement Awards. These awards recognize and honor Drew’s contributions to our communities beyond the university. Nominate a person or group that deserves special recognition for their work and commitment to making the …

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Looking Ahead: The Social Impact Sector in 2050

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All organizations, including nonprofits, will face new challenges in the coming decades, but they’ll also have new ways to get things done.  What does the future hold for nonprofits? Though specifics are hard to predict, social-impact organizations will likely play …

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$1,000 Arts of Respect Fellowship! Application deadline extended to March 1

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ARTS OF RESPECTestablished in 2009 and facilitated by Drew’s Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict (CRCC), is one of my favorite annual programs at Drew. It provides a $1,000 fellowship to students who plan and execute a project that …

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