Congratulations Award Recipient, Dr. Kristen Turner, Prof. & Director, Teacher Education

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Congratulations to Dr. Turner for being the recipient of the Faculthy Leadership Award!  Dr. Turner is a professor and the director of Teacher Education in the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies.  Please click here to learn more about this wonderful …

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Celebrate the Civic Engagement Award Winners!

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Civic Engagement Awards recognize and honor Drew’s contributions to our communities beyond the university. Although we are unable to hold our Awards Ceremony this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, the Center for Civic Engagement is celebrating virtually …

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Drew CBL Class Continues to Make a Difference

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Drew University’s civic engagement efforts — and Prof. Pat McGuinn — continued work with the Interfaith Food Pantry despite Covid: “We might not be able to volunteer at a local soup kitchen or do the field research we’d planned on …

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Drew Community Based Learning Course Continues Amid Pandemic

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The students enrolled in Prof. Jonathan Golden’s Community Based Learning (CBL) course have been tutoring refugee  youth with the International Rescue Committee (IRC) at their headquarters in Elizabeth, NJ.  Their important work hasn’t stopped — it’s gone virtual.  Read the …

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Drew University’s Teaching Program Connects Students to Experts

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Kristen Turner, professor and Director of Teacher Education,”We want our MAT students to feel connected to a network of teachers even before they themselves are teachers.” Read the full story here.

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Drew Prof. Pat McGuinn Keeps Top Spot as Education Policy Scholar

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“It is a great honor for my work to be recognized alongside the most prolific education policy researchers at some of the nation’s most prestigious research universities,” said McGuinn, professor of political science and education.” Read the full story here!

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First-Generation Success Story: Dr. G. Scott Morgan

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Dr. G. Scott Morgan, Associate Professor of Psychology at Drew University

Find Mentors.
Be Kind.
Be Curious.
Work Hard. Be Tenacious.

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we …

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First-Generation Success Story: Dr. Raúl Rosales

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Dr. Raúl Rosales, C’99, Professor of Spanish at Drew University

Practice Self-Awareness. 
Be comfortable in your own skin.
Rise up to challenges. Give your all.
Know that you are not alone.

“When I discover who I am, I’ll be free.”
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First-Generation Success Story: Dr. Kesha Moore

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Dr. Kesha Moore, Associate Professor of Sociology at Drew University

Be Passionate about what you do.
Invest in People.
Be Open to Asking for Help.
Go through those open doors.

“Developing a clear vision of your desired future with a …

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First-Generation Success Story: Dr. Sandra Jamieson

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Dr. Sandra Jamieson, Director of Writing Across the Curriculum at Drew University

Find a mentor. Be a mentor.
Build Bridges.
Seek Help.
Open the door to good luck.

 “The big question is whether you are going to be able to …

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