Alum mentors are the rocket fuel for Launch. You make a meaningful contribution to a promising Drew student while adding to the world’s good. So head over to Drew Connect, create an account, and join one or more of our Career or Identity/Affinity Communities. It’s that easy.

More Ways to Engage

You can pay it forward as a Drew alum in ways beyond mentorship:  

  • Share Career Insights. Students love to hear the inside scoop from guest speakers and panelists.
  • Tap New Talents. Help us identify the skills your industry wants—and we can teach.
  • Partner on Research. Collaboration with Drew advances knowledge in more ways than one.
  • Find an Intern. Our students make top-notch interns (and future coworkers).
  • Hire a Graduate. You know it firsthand: Drewids are workplace ready from day one.

Career Benefits for Alums

You have access to—and are encouraged to use—these career-advancing Drew tools:

  • Meet Your Match. Explore our Career Communities and Identity/Affinity Communities to build purposeful connections with Drewids who share your pathway. 
  • Step Up Your Search. Look for jobs and career navigation ideas on Launchpad. 
  • Build a Network. Create an account on Drew Connect and begin networking with our growing alum base.
  • Tap Our Experts. Reach out to the Career Center for professional tips and services, including résumé and cover letter reviews.

Drew’s Fall Dance Show 2019, Conflict and Chaos!


Run, don’t walk to see Drew University’s Fall Dance show 2019, Conflict and Chaos!

November 21–22 | 7:30 p.m.
November 23 | 2 p.m.

“Performed through powerful movements created by Drew student choreographers, the theme of the fall dance show is Conflict …

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Why Should I Work For a Non-Profit?


The Muse offers this interesting article outlining some of the advantages to getting your career started in a non-profit. It also dispels some myths. Drew is incredibly connected in the non-profit space – come to the Career Center or visit …

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What are the health benefits of being creative?


We undertake creative pursuits such as writing, acting, drawing, or dancing simply because we enjoy them. Intuitively, we know that creativity is good for us, and our creative passions make us happy. But what does science have to say about …

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Highlights From The FIRST Caspersen School of Graduate Studies Alumni Open Mic “Café” Event!

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The Caspersen School Alumni Council in conjunction with Drew University’s Department of Alumni and Parent Relations, hosted its FIRST Caspersen School of Graduate Studies Alumni Open Mic “Café” Event on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 7 to 9 p.m. Alum …

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