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Social Impact, Education, Law & Government

Last Call: Register Now for the 2021 Interfaith Student Summit April 9

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2021 Interfaith Student Summit
DATE: FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2021.
TIME: 9:30 AM – 12 NOON
Register here for zoom link.

THE DREW UNIVERSITY CENTER ON RELIGION, CULTURE AND CONFLICT IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE 2021 INTERFAITH STUDENT SUMMIT (VIRTUAL), ENGAGING STUDENTS …

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A Night With Museum Professionals: Video Recording of Panel Event

Final SM Graphic_Museum Panel Discussion Spring 2021

On March 23, 2021 the Launch Social Impact and  the Arts, Communication and Languages Career Communities, in partnership with the Center for Civic Engagement, hosted Exhibitions, Curation, Acquisitions, “Oh My!” A Night with Museum Professionals.  View the recording HERE!

The …

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Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman
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Student Spotlight: Spencer Harrington C’21

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Spencer Harrington C’21                                    
Major: Anthropology
Minor: Archaeology and History
Launch Career Community: Social Impact, Education, Law & Government

Where were you born and raised?

I was born in Wisconsin but grew up in Massachusetts, 45 minutes south of Boston, then …

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Drew University Alum Recognized for Social Impact Work

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Jen Siaca Curry C’05 was named to Forbes’ list of up-and-coming entrepreneurs

March 2021 – Drew University alum Jen Siaca Curry Ed.D. C’05 was recently featured in Forbes’ The Next 1,000 2021 list of “entrepreneurial heroes.”

Curry was among the first …

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Student Spotlight: Melanie Haber ’22

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Melanie Haber ‘22
Major: International Relations
Minors: French and Middle East Studies
Launch Career Communities: Social Impact, Education, Law & Government and Arts, Communications & Languages
Baldwin Honors Scholar
Civic Scholar
Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity
Pi Sigma Alpha (National Political …

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Featured Resources

How To Find Internships and Jobs on LinkedIn and Idealist.org

Right now, many students are looking for summer internships and jobs in the non-profit or social impact sectors that will …

Internship Alternatives (If COVID-19 Canceled Yours)

The coronavirus pandemic has dramatically affected summer internship programs, but check out these creative alternatives to consider!

 

Women’s Scholarship

Don’t miss this scholarship opportunity from the American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Greater Wayne Area Branch!

Applications are …

Vault Guides

Vault Guide to the First Year of Law School

The Vault Guide to the First Year of Law School offers advice for new law students on surviving law school, landing a …

Vault Guide to the Top Law Firms for Securities/Capital Markets, 2020 Edition

The Vault Guide to the Top Law Firms for Securities/Capital Markets is an in-depth, candid guide on the most prestigious …

Vault Guide to the Top Law Firms for International Practice, 2020 Edition

The Vault Guide to the Top Law Firms for International Practice is an in-depth, candid guide on the most prestigious …

New Courses and Special Electives

Advanced Environmental Science

Prof. Alex Bajcz
In this course, upper-level environmental science/studies majors will serve as consultants for the Borough of Madison, NJ business community. In…

Medical Geography

Prof. Lisa Jordan
Medical Geography investigates the intersections of health and place. The objectives of the course are to illuminate the importance of…

Social Policy and Inequality in America (Honors)

Prof. Patrick McGuinn
This course is an online, upper-level, community-based learning seminar on social policy and inequality in America for students interested in…

Homelessness: Learning in Action

Prof. Judy Pryor Ramirez
Students will engage the issue of homelessness and the role faith communities play in addressing it through Drew University’s Neighbors-in-Need…

Theatre in the Community: The Newark Collaborative

Prof. Chris Ceraso, Judy Tate
This course is a collaborative theatre-making enterprise in which Drew students will team with high school students from the Newark inner…

Writing for Wikipedia: Sources, Styles, and Sentences

Prof. Sandra Jamieson
This course invites students to engage in public writing and to perfect their writing and information literacy skills while they…

Applied Analysis of Social Entrepreneurship

Prof. Maliha Safri
This course compliments ECON 286: Social Entrepreneurship: Theorizing Global Trends, with a focus on hands-on approaches to social entrepreneurship, as…

BST 287 – Applied Analysis of Social Entrepreneurship

This course compliments BST 387, with a focus on hands on approaches to social entrepreneurship, as well as on obtaining…

PHIL 304 – Ethics and Society

Critical discussions of issues in contemporary moral philosophy ion the areas of applied ethics, normative ethics and social policy.  Issues…

LAST 101 – Societies of Latin America and the Caribbean

From Patagonia to the Rio Grande, from the Andean Altiplano to the Islands of the Antilles, Latin America and the…

Special Topics in Civic Engagement: Refugees and Resettlement

Prof. Jonathan Golden
This course explores the many dimensions of the global refugee crisis, with a specific focus on resettlement. Working in partnership…