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Drew Theological School’s Korean Caucus Celebrates the Fall Semester

Building a strong Korean cultural community is the group’s mission

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Creating Lemonade From Lemons

Drew Theological School alums rebuild and rethink the UMC in an era of disaffiliation

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Drew’s Center for Civic Engagement Hosts Empowerment and Student Leadership Panel Discussion

Students reflect on gender empowerment in honor of Women’s History Month

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Drew University Students Help Rebuild the Lower Ninth Ward

Volunteers Without Borders lends a hand to the New Orleans district 

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Drew Students Connect with the Community in Honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Connection and reflection organized by the Center for Civic Engagement and the Office of Student Engagement

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Drew University Offers Cadet Program in Partnership with Madison Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Jamie Barbian C’22 coordinates the program through Drew’s Center for Civic Engagement

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Drew University Hosts High Schoolers at Filmmaking Bootcamp

FilmBoot24 brought Orange High Schoolers to campus for a filmmaking crash course

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Two Drew Theological School Alums Utilize their Experience at Drew for the Betterment of New Jersey

The Rev. Dr. Kimberly Holmes T’11,’17 and Robert Long T’10 are colleagues at the NJ Department of Community Affairs

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Drew University’s Religion & Global Health Forum Hosts Health Screening in Eastern Ghana

Drew Theological School student Janet Okang T’25 organized the screenings for the rural communities

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Shawn Anglim T’99 Honored by National Urban League

Drew Theological School alum is a recipient of the 2022 Gumbo Coalition Community Award for his leadership in "advancing political, communal, and economic empowerment over the last decade"

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Drew University Students Lend a Helping Hand in Biloxi, Mississippi

“This was an eye opening experience”

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Drew Action Scholars Address Big Problems

First-year students present plans, actions, and approaches to crucial issues at the annual Town Hall event

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Drew University Honors MLK with Day of Service

Former Drew professor Dr. Kesha Moore delivers keynote address

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Drew Theological School Alum Selected as 2021 Field Trips to the Future Cohort Member

The Rev. Dr. Jason Coker T’09,’13 named a visionary leader to reimagine the future of rural America

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Two Drew University Professors Join Project Pericles Initiative

Theatre professors Lisa Brenner and Chris Ceraso represent Drew

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Drew University Student Joins Local Housing Authority

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

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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 Student Advocates for COVID-19 Vaccination

Justin Roskam C'21 writes op-ed as a N.J. Governor STEM Scholar

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Drew University Marks One Year of COVID-19

University faces challenges of pandemic with spirit of care, dedication, creativity

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Drew University Model UN Conference Intrigues Local Middle Schoolers

Drew students volunteer to guide nearly 200 middle schoolers

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Drew University Students Create STEM Labs

Three students volunteered to create labs in optical physics for middle and high schoolers

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Drew Celebrates MLK Day with Day of Service

On-campus and virtual events honor Dr. King's legacy

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Drew Students Discuss Immersive Experiences

The Launch Immersive Experiences Fair spotlights undergraduate opportunities

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Drew University Continues Climb in Washington Monthly Rankings

Drew ranked 69th, up 16 spots from 2019

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Drew Celebrates “Nonnegotiable” Values at 2020 MLK Awards

Student-led event focuses on creating an open dialogue

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Drew University Celebrates Black History Month

List of events, concerts and trips

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Drew Theological School Professor Continues his Philosophy in Retirement

Robert Corrington founded the Institute of Ecstatic Naturalism

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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 Associate Provost Enters Leadership Program

Jessica Lakin among just 41 invitees. 

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N.J. Enlists Drew in Higher Ed Push

President and head of campus life and student affairs serving on working groups. 

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Drew’s Top 15 Stories of 2018-19

Star students, a championship and a passion project.

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Eight #Drew19 Experiences

Seniors on their paths to careers.

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Drew Theological School Honors Students

39 students earn awards.

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Drew Celebrates Excellence

92 students earn awards from the College of Liberal Arts.

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Heather Murray Elkins on 32 Years at Drew Theological School

Retiring professor's 'presence and influence will endure for generations to come.’

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Drew’s President on Making Immersive Experiences Central to Education

Research, internships and service = building blocks to professional life.

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John Kasich at Drew: ‘Power Comes from the Bottom Up’

Urges individuals to 'restore the soul of our country.'

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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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Christine Todd Whitman to Speak at Drew Commencement

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

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Drew Theological School Examines MLK as a Pastor

The Rev. Dr. Leslie Callahan leads the discussion.  

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Drew’s Day of Service Honors MLK

Students work with Habitat for Humanity, Market Street Mission.

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Drew Celebrates MLK

Serving and honoring others. 

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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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Drew Tackles Homelessness in Morris County

Students and professors work with the community to find solutions.

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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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A Bona Fide Genius

William Barber T’03 Named MacArthur Fellow.

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In the Public Square

Social Justice is the focus of Theological School lectures.

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Drew Alum Elected to Council

Stephen Yellin C'10 thanks professors who mentored him. 

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Activist at Drew: Banish Resignation and Stay Involved

Speaker preaches relationship-building and bipartisanship. 

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Drew Theological School Named a World-Changing Seminary

Stands out for engagement in communities.

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Mural Celebrating Drew Professor Unveiled

Rodney Gilbert started an organization to bring arts to city residents.

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Grant Supports Collaborations with Activists, Thinkers, Justice Artists

Drew Theological School launches Social Justice Leadership Project funded by Luce Foundation.

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New Drew Theological Students Sign Up for Larger Calling

Matriculation ceremony encourages global citizenship.

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Drew Student Teaches Afghan Women How to Code

'One day the class had to go home early after we heard four explosions nearby. ... Through it all, at the same time, the students were so positive.'

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Drew’s New Public Theology Doctorate: A Path to Social Justice

'Talk about what matters in our shared common life.'

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Newark High Schoolers Mentored by Drew Students

Live on campus, produce plays, earn credits.

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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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Employees of the Year

Exemplifying stellar stellar service to students, faculty and staff.

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Presenting TEDxDrewUniversity: A Student Production

Event features a student, professor, trustee, alumni.

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Princeton Professor Speaks at Drew

Dr. Afeosemine Adogame tackles Christianity in Africa and the African Diaspora.

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Drew Students Run Survey, Workshops on Diversity

Project funded by Interfaith Youth Core.

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How Rodney Gilbert Inspired Students at Drew

Memorial for beloved professor mixes testimonials with performances.

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