“A sustainable world means working together to create prosperity for all.”Jacqueline Novogratz, Founder/CEO of Acumen


We believe that the next generation of leaders needs imagination and courage to constructively engage in the challenges and opportunities of our age. The Limited Resources identity/affinity community is designed to facilitate opportunities, networking, collaboration, and mentorship, while helping students navigate the day-to-day campus experience.

If you are interested in participating in and/or supporting this community, please feel free to share your experiences, provide resources that may support students’ pathways to development, connect with students to offer insight and support, and inform the broader community of internships, community engagement, or job opportunities.

Finding Textbooks on the Cheap!

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In addition to buying or renting textbooks from the Drew Bookstore, check out this article from BookRiot.com for additional websites and strategies. NOTE: Many instructors choose the latest edition of a text which may be exponentially more expensive than earlier …

By Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman
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How to Spin Typical College Jobs Into Legitimate Work Experiences on Your Resume:

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Your seemingly random college jobs, on and off campus, actually add up to some solid work history.  All of your job responsibilities can be spun into transferable skills.  As long as you figure out the right words, you can sell …

By Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman
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Job seekers with a comprehensive LinkedIn profile have a 71% higher chance of getting a job interview:

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If you have a good paper or pdf version of your resume, do hiring managers really care whether or not you have a LinkedIn profile? According to a new study, the answer is an overwhelming yes.  This is especially important …

By Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman
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Teach For America’s Jasmine Merlett’s Classroom Video Goes Viral

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It began as a way to help her third-grade Birmingham, Alabama, students prepare for a big math test. Then it went viral. The next thing she knew, this first-year corps member was being interviewed by guest host Wanda Sykes on …

By Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman
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Drew Tackles Homelessness in Morris County

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Drew University is leading a grassroots initiative to research and address chronic homelessness in Morris County.

For the project, known as Neighbors in Need, Associate Professors of Sociology Kesha Moore and Susan Rakosi Rosenbloom assembled a community action team consisting …

By Greg Townsend
Greg Townsend Director, Center for Internships and Career Development Greg Townsend
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