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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Trauma and Teaching: Boundaries and Bridges

Why didn’t she tell me?

I was completely caught off guard when my school administrator called me into a meeting to update on one of my students, who I’ll call Jade.

My administrator let me know that Jade had experienced …

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Drew Alum, Sarah Gass, discusses her mental health journey and writing

Sarah Gass C’21, is a poet and a writer, majored in Political Science and minored in English (Creative Writing), has a photographic memory, is a triplet, and has struggled with mental illness most of her life, particularly Obsessive Compulsive Disorder …

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Student Internship Expectations

Before the Internship Begins
Submit learning contract (signed by internship placement supervisor and faculty evaluator) that specifies logistics of the internship and learning outcomes
Participate in session on professionalism development
During the Internship
Midterm timesheet submission
Midterm evaluation by internship …

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Internship Supervisor Expectations

At the Beginning of the Internship
Fill out confirmation form, provided by student
Employers will ensure that their position is posted on Handshake (link how to create account and position posting)
Confirm the student has accepted the position on Handshake

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Faculty Internship Evaluator Expectations

Before the Internship Begins
At the beginning of the internship, fill out confirmation form, provided by student
If the student is an international student, please remind them to check in with the International Student and Scholar Services office for CPT …

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How to Afford Studying Abroad

Study abroad programs provide unforgettable educational experiences for students. During the 2018-2019 school year, 347,099 students (1.8%) chose to expand their cultural knowledge through study abroad opportunities.

Where do adventurous learners study abroad? Data shows 55.7% of them choose Europe, …

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Financial Aid Improvements Are A Good Step, But More May Be Needed For Transfer Students

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 simplifies many aspects of the Federal financial aid process and the American Families Plan seeks to increase the maximum Pell Grant award by approximately $1,400.  All of this is good news, Inside Higher Ed …

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Financial Aid Specialist Offers 7 Tips On Affording College

It’s no secret that the cost of a college education is significant and many students and/or families struggle to make it a reality.  In this article, Elaina Halverstadt, an Accounts Receivable Specialist at Barclay College offers seven tips for navigating …

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Study Notes Age Discrimination Difference For Black Workers

Age discrimination is frequently understood to mean that the oldest workers face the strongest bias, but a new study from Texas A&M University indicates that for black workers age discrimination seems to occur at the beginning and end stages of …

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