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

RISE helped solidify alum's career path

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From Students to Scholars

Drew Theological School Graduate Division of Religion alums share their path to Drew and beyond

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Drew University Alum Recognized for Anti-Bullying Work

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

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Drew’s Doctor of Ministry Graduates Rise to the Challenge

The pandemic didn’t stop Drew students from earning their Doctor of Ministry degrees. June 2021 – Earning a Doctor of Ministry (DMin) degree is a challenging undertaking that requires determination, drive, and dedication. Drew Theological School Class of 2021 DMin candidates did just that, while in the midst of a global pandemic. The students were faced with […]

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Jeanne-Marie Jackson C’06 Earns Carnegie Fellowship

The Johns Hopkins professor will use the grant to research, write her third book

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Drew University Theatre Alums Share Career Advice

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

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Drew University Alum Recognized for Social Impact Work

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

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Drew University Alum Founds The Juneteenth Foundation

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

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Alums Share Their Paths to Drew and Chaplaincy

Drew prepares students for a life of healing and supporting others

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Drew University Celebrates Valentine’s Day with Five Love Stories

Love in The Forest sprung from the diner, to Harvard, to El Salvador

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Drew University Alum Publishes Research on Political Polarization

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

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Drew Mourns the Loss of Dr. Michael D. Ryan T’62, G’67

Drew Theological School remembers the former student, esteemed professor, associate dean

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Drew University’s Top Stories of 2020

New programs, rankings, and responding to the coronavirus

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Drew Saddened to Announce Passing of Dr. Shirley Sugerman

"A fixture at Drew for more than 40 years"

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Alumni Share Their Journeys to Drew Theological School and Beyond

One path does not fit all. November 2020 – Drew Theological School alumni were featured during the Religion, Theology and Ministry Launch Community Panel Discussion on October 29, 2020. The virtual event was a part of the 2020 Drew University Launch Communities Expo, designed to help students, faculty, staff, alums and other community members build […]

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Drew Students Explore Career, Identity/Affinity Communities

Students meet with alums, employers in Zoom meetings

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PoliSci Alums Offer Drew Students Career Advice

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

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Drew Theological School an Ecological Leader

The community stewards the green seminary through theology and social justice. October 2020 – Drew Theological School is making its mark in environmental justice leadership. One of only 11 seminaries to achieve the Green Seminary Certification from the Green Seminary Initiative, the Theological School encourages green initiatives and provides future religious leaders with the skills needed […]

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Timely Virtual Events at Drew Cover Race, Justice, and Politics

Drew alum, professor each tackle big topics

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Khemani Gibson C’14 Delivers Timely Talk to Drew Community

Alum covers history, ongoing presence of white supremacy in virtual presentation, Q&A

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Drew University Faculty, Alums Receive Nonfiction Book Award

Kornitzer Prize given to two Drew faculty members, two Drew alums

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Checking in with Drew University’s Recent Grads

Three recent grads provide updates from life beyond The Forest

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2020 Alumni Achievement Awards

Nine alums honored in virtual ceremonies

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Drew’s Top Stories of 2019-20

Virtual events, high praise and new programs

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Drew Alums Provide Career Insights to Students Via Virtual Panels

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

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Drew Center for Internships and Career Development Stays Busy

Career advice, workshops and alumni panels go virtual

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Drew University Class Trip Leads to Alumni Connection and an Internship

Adam Sandonato C'20 lands internship after making alumni connection

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Spring Headliners Announced!

Valerie Jarrett, Nikki Haley, the Rev. William Barber, Roz Pelles and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

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Drew Spreads the Love

Six love stories that began in The Forest

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Drew University’s Top Stories of 2019

Accolades, love and new programs in The Forest

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Drew Theological Students Land Jobs Through Internships

Real-world learning leads to real-world positions.

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Banging Pots From the Pulpit at Drew

Speakers explore Christian proclamation and the future of democracy. October 2019 – Christian proclamation and the future of democracy was the focus of Drew Theological School’s annual Tipple-Vosburgh and Frederick A. Shippey Lectures and Alumni Reunion. The two-day event featured a thought-provoking and intellectually stimulating exchange of ideas from prominent guest speakers and faculty participants. […]

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A Look at Drew University’s Launch Communities Expo

Students showcase immersive experiences, network with employers

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

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

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“The Lord Spoke to Me, Clear as Day: ‘This Is the Place’”

Drew Theological School remembers the Reverend Dr. Johnnie G. McCann, Sr. T’93,’95,’01. September 2019 — Drew Theological School is mourning the passing of The Reverend Dr. Johnnie G. McCann, Sr. T’93,’95,’01. McCann joined the Drew Theological School community in 1991 when his mentor and future father-in-law, the Reverend Dr. Shellie Sampson Jr. T’71,’77, encouraged him […]

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Drew’s Summer Music Institute: Songs and Personal Stories

'I’m inspired, challenged and encouraged.'—Heather Valosin C'06, T'14  

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Thank you!

We want to thank you and the more than 3,700 donors who gave generously last year. Your support helps to launch student success across the University. The College of Liberal Arts Class of 2023 is the first to benefit from Launch—our one-of-a-kind, leading-edge path to an undergraduate education—which syncs career development with rigorous academics and a powerful community of […]

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Commencement 2019

Speakers to #Drew19: Celebrate, Engage and Enjoy

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Drew Responds to UMC Stance on Gay Clergy, Same-Sex Marriage

School closely monitors affiliation, embraces LGBTQ+ students, faculty, staff.

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Drew Alum Enters Yale School of Music

Drew profs 'laid the foundation for the vocal technique I have today.'

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Eight #Drew19 Experiences

Seniors on their paths to careers.

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Experts at Drew Examine Camp David Accords

What's the legacy of the 1978 treaty?

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Drew Theatre Grads on Value of Real-World Experiences

Worked with premier New York theatre company.

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Celebrating Benefactors

Drew students connect with donors who help fund their studies.

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Student-Run TEDxDrewUniversity on Entrepreneurship, Sexual Abuse and Ecology

Features student, alum and professor.

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Drew Celebrates Students on Day of Scholars

Showcasing research, art, writing, music, acting and dance.

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Drew Colloquium Examines Political Theology

Organized by Graduate Division of Religion students.

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5 Takeaways From Social Entrepreneur at Drew

Diya Abdo G'98,'01,'05 founded Every Campus a Refuge.

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Drew A Cappella Group Celebrates 25 Years

Alumni return for silver anniversary concert. 

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Christine Todd Whitman to Speak at Drew Commencement

Led the EPA and was first female governor of New Jersey.

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Drew Alum Tackles ‘Once-in-a-Career’ Project

Restores 12th century liturgical book at Walters Art Museum.

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I ♥ Drew

Six love stories that began in The Forest.

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Drew’s Day of Service Honors MLK

Students work with Habitat for Humanity, Market Street Mission.

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Borough Council Welcomes Drew Alum

Debra Pierce Coen C'97 on how Drew helped get her there. 

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Top 22 Stories at Drew in 2018

The richest short story prize, new degrees, John Leguizamo, national recognition, Launch and the largest class in seven years. 

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New Councilman Picked Up Civic Engagement at Drew

Dan Chiariello C'86 cites professors who inspired him. 

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Drew Play Nominated for BroadwayWorld Award

Heathers: The Musical featured 19 songs. 

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A Bona Fide Genius

William Barber T’03 Named MacArthur Fellow.

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Drew Alum Elected to Council

Stephen Yellin C'10 thanks professors who mentored him. 

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Drew Grads Land Job and Promotion at Publisher

Eve Sanoussi C'14 networks with Chloe Weiss C'18.

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Drew Alum Named ‘Up and Comer’ in Healthcare

National recognition for Laura Hoffmeister Fegraus C'02.

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5 Best Tips from Drew Alumni Working in the Arts

Actors and writers share advice with undergrads.

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Drew Alum Recognized for Excellence in Teaching

Credits profs, RISE program, internships while at Drew.

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AZ Supreme Court Judge and Drew Alum Reflects on U.S. Court System

Clint Bolick C’79 praises Drew profs.

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Drew Alum a Political Power Player

William Barber listed on the Politico 50.

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The Rev. Dr. William Barber II T’03 Recognized for Social Activism

Reignited King's Poor People's Campaign.

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Newark High Schoolers Mentored by Drew Students

Live on campus, produce plays, earn credits.

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Thank You

Your support is what makes a Drew education so valuable.

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Drew Alum Turns 3 Internships into a Career

'Drew did such a good job setting me up for what I was going to do next.'

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Drew History and Culture Students Land Jobs in Academia, Museums

Combines rigorous study with real-world experiences.

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Erin Connors ’18 Named a STEM Innovator

‘The research I conducted at Drew has real-world applications and helped me develop from a student to a true scientist.’

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New Grads Win First Place at Science Convention

Pearl Sutter and Tyler Dorrity recognized for lectures on original research.

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Eight from ’18

What's next for most recent alums.

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Four Admitted to Columbia Engineering Program

Seven students in two years with dual-degree program.

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Drew Alum to Class of 2018: Learn Through Experiences

Rodin sleuth Mallory Mortillaro C’13 G’15 delivers a message of empowerment.

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Leguizamo to #Drew18: ‘You Are the Conversation’

Actor delivers rousing address at Drew Commencement.

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Drew’s Top 17 Stories of 2017-18

Soccer Sweet 16, tuition reduction, star speakers, Rodin sleuthing and prize-winning professors.

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Parental Advice from Drew Alum

New book by Jessica Yuppa Huddy C'13.

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Drew Students: Thank You, Donors

Showing appreciation for transformative opportunities.

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Drew Mourns the Passing of Herman Rosenberg C’37

He was the university’s eldest graduate.

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Drew Gives Thanks

Day of Gratitude sparks student messages.

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How Rodney Gilbert Inspired Students at Drew

Memorial for beloved professor mixes testimonials with performances.

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I ♥ Drew

A closer look at six Drew love stories.

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Contagious Generosity

Dr. Steven Gilbert, son of beloved math professor Norma Gilbert, rallies trustees, alumni and friends to reach audacious goal.

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Help Wanted. Wish Granted.

Meet seven Drew students and graduates whose internships gave them invaluable on-the-job training.

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