Are you interested in partnering with Drew? We welcome the contributions of community members beyond employers and alumnx. Perhaps your organization would like to offer volunteer positions to the Drew community. Maybe you’re a retiree looking to mentor a Drew student. Check out our Career Communities and Identity/Affinity Communities pages, designed to connect you with the many opportunities at Drew. Other ways the broader community can engage:

Hire a Drew Graduate. This is the best outcome we could ask for. If you have employment or internship opportunities and are looking for the right talent, create an account on Handshake to reach our incredible pool of college graduates.

Take on a Drew Intern. Our capable, Launch-guided students are ready to contribute to your organization from day one. Even better? A great intern might go on to become an indispensable employee.

Be a Mentor. There is so much value in lending your time and talents to a promising Drew student. Help us to connect students with mentors who can serve as sounding boards, provide expert advice and kick-start the networking process.

Share Your Expertise. When you speak to a class or join a panel discussion, you help students to connect classroom learning to its real-world application.

Identify Industry-Valued Skills.  What are the skills your company or industry seeks in new hires? Drew is in a position to quickly respond to talent demands, so help us to understand what new graduates need to succeed. 

Do you have other ideas? Share them! Connect with the Center for Immersive Learning & Career Design at career@drew.edu to discuss ways to get involved.

Student Spotlight: Interview with Kevin Oates C’20

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Kevin Oates C’20
Major: History
Minors: Italian and Political Science
Part of Drew’s 4+1 MAT program
Phi Alpha Theta: National Honor Society in History
Delta Kappa Pi: National Honor Society in Education
Gamma Kappa Alpha: National Honor Society in Italian

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Attending College As A Pagan Student

Attending College As A Pagan Student

Everyone experiences a transition to college.  This article from the Learn Religions website offers advice to Pagan students on topics such as practice their faith in residence hall rooms and meeting other Pagan students.  Read the article.

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College Attendance For Hispanics Increases, But Disparities Persist

College Attendance For Hispanics Increases, But Disparities Persist

For Hispanic students the dream of going to college is happening in greater numbers.  But in spite of this positive growth, disparity still persists in terms of four year graduation rates.  Read this interesting article from PBS News Hour to …

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In the early 2000s, Alicia M. Reyes-Barriéntez attended a predominantly white institution.  In her article, published by Inside Higher Ed, she shares five things she wishes she’d known when she started college as a first generation, Latinx student.  Read the …

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