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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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 …

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Supporting Earthquake Relief Efforts in Haiti

There are a multitude of organizations supporting relief efforts in Haiti. If you’re looking to help, you might check out this information from NPR. Read the full article HERE. Excepts below:

Margarett Lubin, Haiti’s country representative from the aid organization …

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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 …

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

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

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

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

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

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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