March 13, 2020

In the wake of the growing global outbreak of COVID-19, otherwise known as coronavirus, Drew University will be moving all classes online beginning Monday, March 16, President MaryAnn Baenninger announced in an email Tuesday afternoon. The move is consistent with the d...

March 11, 2020

Questions and answers have been lightly edited for clarity.


Dr. Frank Merckx, Vice President of Campus Life and Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Dr. Jessica Lakin, Associate Provost for Academic Administration

Dr. Juliette Lantz, Associate Dean of Curriculum 


February 21, 2020

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, Student Government was called to order at 9 p.m. in EC 145 to discuss the agenda for this week.

First on the agenda was the approval and swearing-in of new senator, Luke Henry (’21), who will replace either Ryan Strauss (’21) or Brianna Perrone (’21...

February 21, 2020

“How in the world are we going to fight for a more just future if we don’t even know what it’s going to look like?” asked Professor Megan Ming Francis to a packed room at the beginning of her talk on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Francis, a professor at the University of Washing...

February 21, 2020

Starting Fall 2020, Drew will be launching a new community-based learning program for its incoming first years: The Action Scholars Program.  Despite it being only a two year program, it still comes with a four year scholarship of $10,000 ($2,500 per year), dependent o...

February 21, 2020

Gen. John Kelly is not a politician—if there was any point that the former Department of Homeland Security Secretary and White House Chief of Staff reiterated during his speech on the night of Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown, it was...

February 14, 2020

The group “No Cheap Grace for Kelly,” made up of Drew community members and students from Drew’s Theological School, staged a protest outside of the Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) ahead of General John Kelly’s appearance as a Drew Forum speaker. “Of course we oppos...

February 7, 2020

Thursday, Feb. 6 was host to Drew University’s second annual MLK awards. Though Drew has held an MLK day of service on the nationally recognized MLK Jr. Day for many years, the MLK awards were started last year by the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). T...

February 7, 2020

On Tuesday, Feb. 4, Student Government gathered in EC 145 for their weekly meeting. As usual, the meeting was live streamed through the OWL with students joining in remotely from across the University. 

First on the agenda was the approval and swearing in of new Senator...

February 7, 2020

Short Stories has been a fixture of Madison’s Main Street since it first opened in 2014, the product of a successful Kickstarter that raised $18,260. The bookstore has been a community-based venture from the start — the Kickstarter’s description emphasized community, a...

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