“Education is the great equalizer.”—M. Teresa Ruiz (C’98 – New Jersey State Senator and Chair of the Senate Education Committee)


The Social Impact, Education, Law & Government career community brings together members of the Drewniverse who are seeking pathways to prepare the next generation of leaders committed to bettering their communities, or pursuing careers and opportunities to advocate for issues they care about and serve the public good. This is a space where everyone can share ways of working in and with community-based organizations, government agencies, schools, and other organizations committed to improving the lives of others.

You are invited to share your experiences and resources that may support individual pathways, connect with current students to offer insight and advice, and post and inform the broader community of internship, community engagement, or job opportunities.

What Do Principals Want From Professional Development?

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While researchers have touted the benefits of mentors and coaches for school leaders, only about a quarter of elementary school principals say they have had access to a mentor or coach in the last two years, a new report finds.

Posted by Dawn LoMauro
Dawn LoMauro Operations Manager/Exec Asst to the Assoc Provost Dawn LoMauro
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Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for Pro Bono

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Pro bono is a fundamental component of a lawyer’s career. Not only is it a professional and ethical responsibility, it is also a way for young lawyers to gain legal experience while giving back to their communities and beyond. Last …

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4 Ways to Build Meaningful Work Relationships Remotely

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Networking isn’t just about finding a job. Strategic and effective networking can help you gain insights about yourself, and can be a source of support and strength as you navigate the peaks and valleys of a job search. Building meaningful …

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And The Winners Are…….!!

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FilmBoot24 is a 24-hour filmmaking bootcamp where Drew students collaborate with film and media professionals, Orange and Newark High School students, and Drew faculty. Last weekend five teams of students from Orange HS, Newark Arts HS and Drew University worked …

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Librarians become go-to resource during school closures

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School librarians’ roles have been evolving for years, but now they’ve become the go-to resource for innovative ideas and new distance learning technology, District Administration reports.
Shannon McClintock Miller, district teacher librarian and director of innovation at Van Meter Community School District …

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Dawn LoMauro Operations Manager/Exec Asst to the Assoc Provost Dawn LoMauro
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