Attend Our Virtual Open Doors Event.


Virtual Open Doors Event

Virtual Open Doors Event

Thursday, April 7, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. with an evening lecture at 6:30 p.m.
All times are in Eastern Standard Time (New York, United States)

Join us as we bring the Drew Theological School experience to you! From your current location, you will be able to visit campus virtually. Connect online for all or specific parts of the day. The choice is yours! Are you a believer, an activist, a seeker, a thinker, a counselor, a preacher, a teacher, a poet, a dreamer? If so, then join us at Drew!

Open Doors at Drew is an opportunity to get to know the Theological School as a place that values thinking, action, flexibility and creativity. Drew Theological School has trained rooted, innovative and courageous leaders for 150 years for service to the Church, the academy and society. We are a diverse and open community that dares to pursue the love, wisdom and justice at the heart of the transformative gospel of Jesus Christ.

By attending Open Doors at Drew you will be able to participate in worship, dialogue with our Deans, faculty, students and staff, and explore our various degree programs. Our doors are open online. We welcome you! Register below to experience a day in the life of a Drew Theological School student!

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Virtual Open Doors Schedule | April 7

10:00 to 10:15 a.m. – Introduction
  • With Rev. Dr. Kevin Miller, Kirsten Trambley, and Interim Dean Melanie Johnson-DeBaufre
10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. – Attend a Virtual Morning Class
  • Option 1: Gospel of John with Dr. Stephen Moore
  • Option 2: Spirituality of Joy with Rev. Dr. Angella Pak Son
11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Learn About Our Degree Programs and Scholarships
  • Presented by the Rev. Dr. Kevin D. Miller, Executive Director of Graduate Admissions, and Kirsten Trambley, Assistant Director of Theological Admissions
  • With Virtual Library Tour by Dr. Jesse Mann, Theological Librarian, and Student Caucus introductions
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Join Virtual Community Worship 
  • Led by the Latinx Caucus with Rev. Dr. Francisco Peláez-Díaz preaching
1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – Lunch conversation with Faculty, Students and Alumni
  • Bring your lunch and join a virtual conversation to interact with our outstanding faculty, students and alums. Discover where a Drew degree could possibly take you on your journey
  • Doctor of Ministry students will be in their own group to allow for focused conversations about the launch of this summer’s specializations in Courageous Leadership: Women’s Religious Leadership; Church After Pandemic; Institutional Transformation for Social Impact; and Faith, Healthy, and Social Equity
  • Masters students will be in their own group to allow for focused conversations about programs to enter this fall: Master of Divinity; Master of Arts in Religion; Master of Arts in Theology and Ministry; and Master of Sacred Theology
2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Attend a Virtual Afternoon Class
  • Christian Ethics and the Digital Revolution by Dr. Kate Ott
3:00 to 3:45 p.m. – Learning Beyond the Classroom
  • Includes a student panel led by Associate Dean of Vocation and Formation, Rev. Dr. Tanya Linn Bennett.
3:45 to 4:00 p.m. – Final questions with Admission representatives
4:00 to 6:30 p.m. – Afternoon break
6:30 to 7:45 p.m. – Faculty Lecture: “Christian Ethics of Social Change” with Rev. Dr. Traci West
  • Question & Answer segment moderated by Rev. Dr. Kevin Miller and Kirsten Trambley