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Focus on Faculty: Adam Cassano

“The way that you learn science is to do science”

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Discoverers of Groundbreaking New Lung Cancer Treatment Honored as Heroes in Drug Discovery

Students learn about drug discovery process from industry experts

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Drew University Enters Membership with Government’s Fermi National Accelerator Lab

Students will have access to elite research facilities and technology and be part of a potentially revolutionary project

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Drew University Professor Receives Award for Research Developing STEM Skills

Juliette Lantz's project aims to measure and build both hard and soft skills among STEM students

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Drew University Students Gain Skills, Experience in the Drew Summer Science Institute

Part 3 of our series on the program providing real-world research opportunities for undergrads

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Drew University Students Gain Skills, Experience in the Drew Summer Science Institute

Part 2 of our series on the program providing real-world research opportunities for undergrads

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Drew University Students Gain Skills, Experience in the Drew Summer Science Institute

Part 1 of our series on the program providing real-world research opportunities for undergrads August 2023 – The Drew Summer Science Institute (DSSI) is one of several unique opportunities for Drew University students to work directly with faculty on research projects in the lab. Each summer, more than 50 students spend two months building hands-on […]

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Drew University Class of 2023 Outcomes: Alex Goebel

Alex Goebel C’23 is entering Virginia Tech’s statistics PhD program May 2023 – The members of the Drew University College of Liberal Arts Class of 2023 are set to graduate and start their careers and continue their educations in an array of disciplines, fields, and subjects. We’ve talked with many C’23 students to see where […]

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Drew University Class of 2023 Outcomes: Trisha Dominick

Drew University Class of 2023 Outcomes: Trisha Dominick C’23

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Drew University’s Day of Scholars Puts Student Research on Display

More than 50 student groups presented posters on their scholarly research

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Katelynn Fleming C’21 Enters NASA Space Technology Graduate Research Program

Fleming is also earning her PhD in microsystems engineering

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Drew University Students Explore, Present STEM Research Projects

Aline Carla Kruger C’23 takes us through the event

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RISE Talk Focuses on Development of Pfizer’s COVID-19 Treatment Drug PAXLOVID

Drug discovery team lead talks to Drew students about the process

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Jamie Lynn Connors C’23 Named Team Lead in Governor’s STEM Scholars Program

Connors will lead a team of 10 in their STEM research project

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Drew University Students Tout Hands-On Research Experiences in RISE Program

Students gain skills, confidence, resume-building experience

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Drew University Undergrads Spent Summer Diving Into Research

Science students get hands-on lab research skills alongside professors

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Violet Kimble C’21 Starts Business While Studying at Yale

Drew University alum learned from valuable undergraduate research experience

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Rutendo Jakachira C’20 is Thriving at Brown University’s Physics PhD Program

"I didn't see myself fitting the physicist mold. Drew changed that."

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Two Drew University Students Compete in UPitchNJ Startup Competition

Hailey Hearney C'25 and Yan Zheng Lew C'25 create app for tracking motor diseases

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Lisa Stites C’21, G’23 Named a New Jersey Governor’s STEM Scholar

"When I took my first statistics course at Drew my first year, I realized that I had finally found a math that made sense to me...that was the start of my STEM journey."

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Drew’s Caspersen School of Graduate Studies Hosts Women in STEM

The virtual event included Master of Science in Data Analytics faculty, students, and alums

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Drew University Alum Comes Back to The Forest as Adjunct Professor

Elizabeth Pemberton C'16 to teach data visualization course

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Ask a Virologist: What We Know (and Don’t Know) About Omicron and Immunity

Associate Professor of Biology Brianne Barker speaks with WNYC's The Brian Lehrer Show

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Drew University Grads Accepted to Medical Schools at Impressive Rate

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

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Cybersecurity and Digital Humanities Students Hear from Experts

Maeve Olney C'13 among expert cybersecurity and technology panelists

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Drew University’s RISE Program Celebrates Heroes in Drug Discovery

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

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Drew University First-Year Students Hear About Majors From Juniors, Seniors

"Launch Your Major Day" in first-year seminars give students a feel for their options

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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."

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Drew University Announces Six New Dual-Degree Programs

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

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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."

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Merck’s COVID-19 Pill and the ‘Unknown Risk’ of DNA Mutation

Associate professor of biology Brianne Barker talks to the Philadelphia Inquirer

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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

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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."

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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!"

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

"RISE was an opportunity of a lifetime."

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

"RISE pushed me to think like a scientist."

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Office Hours with Drew University’s Brianne Barker

How viruses interact with the immune system

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Office Hours with Drew University’s Adam Cassano

Directed evolution of biomolecular function

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Office Hours with Drew University’s Minjoon Kouh

The nature of biological and artificial intelligence

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Two Drew University Professors Named to Project Pericles Cohorts

Minjoon Kouh and Jens Lloyd honored for attention to civic engagement in their courses

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Drew University Students’ Work Shines at Day of Scholars

Virtual event showcases student projects, performances, and research

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Day of Scholars 2021

Drew University’s annual Day of Scholars event took place on Friday, April 16 from 3-5 p.m. This virtual, interactive event featured Drew University students delivering research presentations, musical performances and poetry readings before answering viewer questions. This year’s event included a combination of live and recorded presentations, as well as an online gallery of Senior […]

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Diary of a Drew University Student at Sea

Hannah Primiano C'22 covers her oceanographic research

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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 University Senior Gets Research Aid Through Competition

BioSolveIT Scientific Challenge provides tech software to undergrad researchers

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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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Drew University Student Spends Summer Creating Business

Joel Garcia C'22 builds home and dorm decor brand

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RISE Fellow Dr. William Campbell Releases Memoir

The life and career that led to a blockbuster drug discovery and Nobel Prize

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Drew University Teachers of the Year

Brianne Barker, Kathie Brown and Kristen Turner represent all three schools

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Dr. William Campbell Receives Distinguished Fellowship and Bronze Statue

Drew University RISE Emeritus Fellow discusses the honors

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Drew’s Religion and Global Health Forum Hosts Community Conversation on COVID-19

A virtual panel discussion with Drew faculty conversation leaders. April 2020 – Drew University’s Religion and Global Health Forum, a pilot initiative to bridge the diverse worlds of faith and medicine to improve individual and public health outcomes globally, hosted a virtual community conversation on community and care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Kenneth Ngwa, […]

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Drew University Day of Scholars 2020

Annual celebration of student achievement

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Drew Day of Scholars

Annual celebration of student achievement April 2020 – Drew University’s annual Day of Scholars event went virtual in 2020. During a two-hour interactive event live-streamed on YouTube, 15 Drew students delivered 5-minute research presentations, musical performances and poetry readings before answering viewer questions. The virtual atmosphere was filled with positive feedback and insightful questions in […]

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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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Ask the Experts

Drew University professors analyze the coronavirus from various perspectives

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Ask the Experts: The Virology of the Coronavirus

Dr. Brianne Barker separates fact from fiction in presentation

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Drew U Student Profile: Katie Jefferson C’20

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

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Drew Celebrates Heroes in Drug Discovery Award, Vertex’s Cystic Fibrosis Research

Award comes on heels of FDA approval of company's groundbreaking treatment

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Drew Science Students Talk Mentors, Passions

"Teachers are the best thing about this school."

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Drew Student’s Research Goes Global on Social

Professor's Tweet a huge hit

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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 Celebrates Excellence

92 students earn awards from the College of Liberal Arts.

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Drew Student Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Mason Scher is among just 496 winners in the U.S.  

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Drew Students Are Top 3 in Scientific Research

Win four of the top six awards in past two years.

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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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Leading Drug Researcher on Discovering Her Mission and Reaching Her Goals

Speaks to Drew students in group and one-on-one.

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Drew Celebrates Students on Day of Scholars

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

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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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Drew Alum Named ‘Up and Comer’ in Healthcare

National recognition for Laura Hoffmeister Fegraus C'02.

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Drew Students Access Greatness

Speakers and professors have Pulitzers, 'genius grants,' a Nobel. 

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Drew Alum Recognized for Excellence in Teaching

Credits profs, RISE program, internships while at Drew.

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Mason Scher C’20: Smithsonian Summer Intern

Drew professors, courses prepped her for paleontological dig in Wyoming.

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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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#Drew22: Meet Maria, Shauna and Olivia

'Students at Drew seem to love every second of their college careers, and that is something very important to me.'

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#Drew22: Meet Jack and Lauren

'The combination of competitive research programs ... and extracurricular opportunities—especially being so close to New York—made it clear I would thrive here.'

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4 Drew Innovations Earn National Recognition

Science fellows, NYC semesters, conflict resolution and a path for international students.

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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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Four Admitted to Columbia Engineering Program

Seven students in two years with dual-degree program.

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Science Student Earns Goldwater Honorable Mention

Uma Kantheti C'19 is third Drew honoree since 2015.

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Drew Alum on Discovering Cancer Fighting Drugs

Louis Lombardo C’82 discusses his research with undergrads.

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