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Elaina Cuffy C'20, G'22 On Life At, After Drew University

"The people and the environment at Drew have played a big part in my journey into adulthood. Drew is the perfect school for students looking to be surrounded by faculty and friends who have their best interest at heart."

Posted on: May 19, 2022.

Rage Hezekiah C'06 Takes on Writing After Exploring Her Passions at Drew University

"I felt empowered to explore my passions and find agency in my education."

Posted on: May 18, 2022.

Where They're Going: Kavita Gordon C'22

"I have had professors here that worked very hard to help me become the greatest student I can be."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Fernando Cardoza Ochoa C'22

"My mentors and bosses have guided me through my undergraduate career, applying to programs during the summers, developing successful events for the Drew community, and enhancing my network."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Daniel Viera C'22

"From originally starting my collegiate career as an intended biology major, I was able to explore my options...and eventually reached a decision to pursue the arts through my photography post-undergrad."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Ido Keren C'22

"It's not exactly common for an undergraduate to have enough research experience and knowledge to be accepted to a PhD program directly after their bachelor's."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Candace Foltiny C'22

"I chose the Caspersen program since I am in the B-MAT program as an undergrad. I have loved my experience so far and it just made sense."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Beyza Yilmaz C'22

"The opportunity to work in the lab independently for my research project not only helped me gain a ton of experience and improve my technique, but it also made me realize that I would like to continue doing research in the future."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Stephen Rampolla C'22

"Through amazing professors, rigorous classes, and Drew's dedication to academic excellence, I was able to develop key critical thinking skills that helped me to get to where I am today."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Maddy Sands C'22

"Drew has led me to these possibilities through the support of faculty and my classmates and friends."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Justine Drake C'22

"Although I have been here for only one year, I have become the best, most grounded version of myself. Drew gave me the rare opportunity to start fresh, and I am so grateful."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Alyssa Sileo C'22

"I had the freedom to focus on the topics and issues that matter to me."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Anna Lynn Smith C'22

"Drew has given me so many opportunities, both academically and socially, and I cannot thank the faculty, staff, and friends I've met along the way at Drew enough for the impact they've had on me!"

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Minyan Gao C'22

"I am grateful to Drew University for giving me the opportunity to try a different kind of college life in different fields."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: David Nesterov-Rappoport C'22

"Drew provided me with a foundation on which to build my software engineering expertise."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Chara Proud C'22

"The professors at Drew have helped me reach my goal of going to graduate school by encouraging me to pursue opportunities both on and off campus."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Murielle Mason C'22

"The past year of research in the chemistry and RISE labs has significantly developed my skills in analytical, instrumental, and computational chemistry which I'll soon use in the industry."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Melanie Haber C'22

"I am confident that my work with Drew University Admissions really helped me stand out as a candidate when applying for this job."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Sam Harvey C'22

"I’m a songwriter and musician. For my senior music capstone I wrote, recorded, and produced my third album, 303, which is available now on all streaming platforms!"

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Sierra Joy Williams C'22

"Drew professors helped me on my journey by supporting me on a professional, academic, and emotional level."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Carly Schiller C'22

"Everyone at Drew, from my professors, coaches, and friends, pushed me to become a better version of myself."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Becca Safi C'22

"Drew’s close-knit community was a big help and I fostered a lot of great relationships with professors, teammates, and classmates."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Joseph Obonyo C'22

"The Wall Street Semester helped me discover my passion."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Isabella Alderton C'22

"Drew helped me by giving me the support I needed to be able to get to the position I am in. I always had people I could go to whenever I needed."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Lizzie Mignano C'22

"The professors at Drew were encouraging and expected the most from me."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Where They're Going: Jessica Luis C'22

"Over the course of my time at Drew, friends and the affiliations I have participated in have encouraged me to continue on a path of teaching and helping the community."

Posted on: May 17, 2022.

Transfer Kaitlyn Veliz C'22, G'23 Found the Professor Mentorship She Wanted at Drew University

"I wouldn't be just another student to my professors. They'd know exactly who I was."

Posted on: May 11, 2022.

Christina Rodden C'24 Wanted an Interdisciplinary Education. Enter Drew University

"The faculty make themselves completely available, they encourage all of your interests, and the students are incredibly friendly."

Posted on: May 11, 2022.

Honors Thesis a Culminating Experience for Renata Primmer C'22

"Attending Drew was a transformative experience for me."

Posted on: May 9, 2022.

Joie Affleck C'20 Uses Skills from Drew University in Her Career at FanDuel

Affleck edits social media videos for high-profile personalities

Posted on: April 25, 2022.

Drew University Athletics Department Helps Start Alum's Career

Brian Dagostino C'20 is currently working for Major League Baseball while studying at Georgetown

Posted on: April 7, 2022.

Drew University Students Present Their Work at International English Honor Society Convention

Emma-Li Downer C'23 will join Sigma Tau Delta as an intern and Hannah Paczkowski C'22's work won an award

Posted on: April 6, 2022.

A Fresh Look at Drew University's Center for Career Development

"We want students and alums to have all of the tools they need to navigate their career journeys with confidence"

Posted on: March 30, 2022.

Lauren Cassella C'21 Builds Skills, Gains Contacts in Drew University Business Program

Cassella now works in wealth management, helping families invest and plan

Posted on: March 28, 2022.

Nick Russo C'13, G'14 Brings Drew University Experience to Georgetown

"Whenever I meet with students, I try to make our discussions transformational, not transactional, which mimics the same that I received from Drew"

Posted on: March 15, 2022.

Drew University Student Games and Posts for the New York Islanders

Nick Panarin C'23 parlayed a roster spot as an esports goalie into a social media internship

Posted on: March 3, 2022.

Jack Crowley C'18, G'20 Flourishes in Drew University's Undergrad, Grad Business and Finance Programs

Crowley found his way in the classroom and in his career path after transferring to Drew

Posted on: February 23, 2022.

Drew University Alum Releases Debut Feature Film

Lee Ann Kurr C'13 went from acting in plays to a career in writing movies thanks to her undergrad inspirations

Posted on: February 18, 2022.

Drew University Alum Pulls From Liberal Arts Education in the Real World

Andrew Dugan C'20 is currently a literary agent in NYC

Posted on: February 17, 2022.

Drew University Student Finds Career Path Amid Hardship

Emilee Marshall C'22 landed two virtual internships and a passion for education

Posted on: February 7, 2022.

Drew University Alum Discusses Criminal Justice Career

Katharine Dolin C'09 still uses lessons from her undergraduate classes, experiences

Posted on: February 3, 2022.

Drew University Student Spearheads Textbook Lending Library

Gabby Ramirez C'23 creates collection of books for need-based students

Posted on: February 3, 2022.

Drew University Launches Career Clothing Closet for Students

Center for Career Development invites community donations to support student success

Posted on: January 26, 2022.

Drew University Alum Comes Back to The Forest as Adjunct Professor

Elizabeth Pemberton C'16 to teach data visualization course

Posted on: January 13, 2022.

Drew University's Top Stories of 2021

Rankings, new programs, guest speakers, and a fraudulent COVID-19 meme

Posted on: January 5, 2022.

Morissa Schwartz C'15, G'20 Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Drew University grad founded a publishing company and PR/marketing firm

Posted on: December 15, 2021.

Drew University Grads Accepted to Medical Schools at Impressive Rate

More than 75 percent of first-time med school applicants earned acceptance last year

Posted on: December 13, 2021.

Cybersecurity and Digital Humanities Students Hear from Experts

Maeve Olney C'13 among expert cybersecurity and technology panelists

Posted on: November 29, 2021.

Drew University's RISE Program Celebrates Heroes in Drug Discovery

Dr. Brian Lanman received the annual Heroes in Drug Discovery Award

Posted on: November 29, 2021.

Drew University Alum's Nonprofit Awarded 2021 J.M.K. Innovation Prize

Diya Abdo G'98,'05 founded Every Campus a Refuge in 2015

Posted on: November 18, 2021.

Drew University Welcomed Into CFA Institute University Affiliation Program

Master of Science in Finance students prepared for the CFA Program, credential exams

Posted on: November 3, 2021.

Lloyd Goldstein C'20 Embraces Drew University Research

"Getting experience with RISE and other independent research opportunities was really important in preparing me for grad school."

Posted on: November 3, 2021.

Drew University Announces Six New Dual-Degree Programs

Students can fast-track earning undergraduate and advanced degrees at partnering schools

Posted on: October 28, 2021.

Drew Theological School Launches Three New Dual-Degree Programs

Students can pursue vocations in ministry and religious scholarship while earning their bachelor's degree

Posted on: October 25, 2021.

Drew University to Offer Medical Humanities, Health, and Society Dual-Degree Program

Students can earn a bachelor's degree and a Master of Arts in only five years

Posted on: October 22, 2021.

Drew University Student Lands Job with IBM

Erin Frederick C'21, G'22 is getting her Master's in Data Analytics

Posted on: October 21, 2021.

Vanessa Raab C'21 Chose Drew University for RISE Program

"Going into the biotech field has made me realize that Drew provides amazing lab experience."

Posted on: October 19, 2021.

Drew University Launches New Data Analytics Dual-Degree Program

The program allows students to earn a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Science in only five years

Posted on: October 15, 2021.

Stefanie DeFronzo C'20 Developed Skills, Connections in Drew University's RISE Program

RISE helped solidify alum's career path

Posted on: October 13, 2021.

Benjamin Strickland C'21 Finds Success in Drew University's RISE Program

"The first-hand experiences in RISE are paramount in helping students find success in their post-Drew careers."

Posted on: October 6, 2021.

Junhui Huang C'20 Gets Sense of Direction in Drew University's RISE Program

"I think the key takeaway from the RISE lab is that research is fun to do!"

Posted on: October 4, 2021.

Drew University English Grad Takes Career to the Library

Kate-Lynn Brown C'17 says "I wouldn't have gotten these experiences anywhere else"

Posted on: October 4, 2021.

Drew University's RISE Program Prepared Erin Connors C'18 for Her Career

"RISE was an opportunity of a lifetime."

Posted on: September 29, 2021.

Drew University's RISE Program Prepared Makayla Pardo C'20 for PhD Program

"I learned how to be a good scientist."

Posted on: September 23, 2021.

Krystal Palmer C'22 Lands Job at Bloomberg

From externship to internship to full-time job

Posted on: September 20, 2021.

Jillian Scarpanito C'20 Built Confidence in Drew University's RISE Program

"RISE pushed me to think like a scientist."

Posted on: September 15, 2021.

Drew University Announces New Cybersecurity, Statistics Majors, Dual-Degree with NYU

Undergrads can pursue Master’s in Cybersecurity with NYU

Posted on: August 16, 2021.

Drew University Alum Recognized for Anti-Bullying Work

Sue Apicella C'02 earned praise from the Anti-Defamation League

Posted on: July 8, 2021.

Two Drew University Students Recognized for Student-Teaching Work

Violet Wallerstein and Haley Watson thrived amid challenging year for teachers

Posted on: June 23, 2021.

Drew University Student Interns with U.S. State Department

Delaney Redford C'22 gets hands-on experience in foreign affairs

Posted on: June 2, 2021.

Class of 2021 On How Drew University Prepared Them For Steps Beyond The Forest

From Yale to J.P. Morgan, here's where some of C'21's finest are heading

Posted on: May 19, 2021.

Drew University Welcomes Directors of Career Center, Institutional Research

Christopher Carbone and Nadine Hylton enter The Forest

Posted on: May 3, 2021.

Drew University Student to Discuss Dramaturgy Research at Conference

Alyssa Sileo C'22 will draw on her undergraduate theatre work on virtual plays

Posted on: April 29, 2021.

Drew University Student Presents at Art History Symposium

Amy Zavecz C'21 discusses her research on the intersection of art and law

Posted on: April 27, 2021.

Drew University Theatre Alums Share Career Advice

Five alums spoke with current theatre & dance students about their experiences

Posted on: April 27, 2021.

Drew University Entrepreneurship Class Welcomes Chieh Huang

The CEO and cofounder of Boxed shared his entrepreneurial journey

Posted on: April 21, 2021.

Drew University Theater Students' Work Gets Professional Direction

Four award-winning students have plays performed, critiqued by professionals

Posted on: April 11, 2021.

Drew University Student Joins Local Housing Authority

Nohemy Zabala C'21 uses Drew academics, experiences, skills to pursue community advocacy

Posted on: April 8, 2021.

A Look at Drew University's Partnership with the Tectonic Theater Project

Collaboration provides professional guidance, experiences for students

Posted on: March 30, 2021.

Drew University Alum Recognized for Social Impact Work

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

Posted on: March 30, 2021.

Drew University Students Produce Virtual Play "Monstress"

NYC Semester on Theatre students worked virtually with the Tectonic Theater Project

Posted on: March 22, 2021.

Drew University Alum Founds The Juneteenth Foundation

Laquan Austion C'10 discusses the roots of his career that grew from The Forest

Posted on: March 12, 2021.

Drew University Alum Publishes Research on Political Polarization

Emily Kubin C'17 researches political polarization on the macro level

Posted on: February 11, 2021.

Drew Students Explore Career, Identity/Affinity Communities

Students meet with alums, employers in Zoom meetings

Posted on: November 9, 2020.

Drew Honors Breakthrough Cancer Treatment Drugs in Virtual Ceremony

Drew students get up-close look at drug discovery process

Posted on: October 28, 2020.

PoliSci Alums Offer Drew Students Career Advice

Four alums joined Prof. McGuinn's classes to offer insights, answer questions

Posted on: October 22, 2020.

Introducing the 2020 Launch Communities Expo

Students can build networks, pursue immersive experiences

Posted on: September 16, 2020.

Drew University Student Pens Blog on Broadway Site

Holly Stefanik C'22 discusses her path to Drew and her passion for theater

Posted on: August 24, 2020.

Checking in with Drew University's Recent Grads

Three recent grads provide updates from life beyond The Forest

Posted on: August 3, 2020.

2020 Alumni Achievement Awards

Nine alums honored in virtual ceremonies

Posted on: June 19, 2020.

Drew MAT Students Prepared for Remote Teaching with Tech Tools

Drew's 2020 Distinguished Clinical Interns reflect on their work as student teachers

Posted on: June 2, 2020.

Drew University Creates NYC Semester on Museums and Cultural Management

Joins six other unique NYC Semesters

Posted on: May 15, 2020.

Drew University Announces New Major in Finance

Bachelor of Science degree adds to growing business program

Posted on: May 15, 2020.

Drew University Alum Flourishes with Teach for America

Iliana Mendez C'19 has become a leader inside and outside of the classroom

Posted on: May 14, 2020.

Drew Student Employee of the Year Gets National Recognition

Jessica Corujo C'20 represents New Jersey in national competition

Posted on: May 3, 2020.

Drew Staff Member/Alum on his Medical Work During COVID-19

Alex Pearce C'18 reflects on his time at Drew and next stages of his career

Posted on: April 29, 2020.

Drew Alums Provide Career Insights to Students Via Virtual Panels

Panels cover industries like law, science, business, arts, communications, education and more

Posted on: April 7, 2020.

Drew Center for Internships and Career Development Stays Busy

Career advice, workshops and alumni panels go virtual

Posted on: April 2, 2020.

Drew University Class Trip Leads to Alumni Connection and an Internship

Adam Sandonato C'20 lands internship after making alumni connection

Posted on: March 6, 2020.

Drew Hosts Morris County Chamber of Commerce Networking Event

53 students mingle with more than 100 local business leaders

Posted on: February 28, 2020.

Drew Student Discusses NJ Governor's Office Internship

"The experience was certainly something that was helpful for my résumé."

Posted on: February 10, 2020.

Drew U Student Profile: Katie Jefferson C'20

The two-sport athlete explains the skills every computer science major needs.

Posted on: January 6, 2020.

Drew U Student Profile: Stefanie DeFronzo C'20

The Civic Scholar on dispelling the stereotype that scientists can't write.

Posted on: January 6, 2020.

UPS Asks 'What Can Brown Do For Drew?'

Delivery company recruits Drew computer science, data analytics students

Posted on: December 4, 2019.

Jenny Frazier C'97 Brings S&P 500 Company to Drew

"We don't hire a major, we hire a person."

Posted on: October 10, 2019.

Drew University Students Gear Up for Launch Communities Expo

Three students discuss the ins and outs

Posted on: October 7, 2019.