C’17 Samantha Lacey

As part of their Year Two requirement, Civic Scholars
are to complete a 2-credit Civic Internship with a non-profit
or government agency. Civic Scholar C’17 Samantha Lacey
ran a drama therapy program for Third Street Alliance‘s
“Sharing the Caring” program in Easton PA, a day-care program
for the elderly with neurodegenerative dementia for her
summer internship.

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C’17 Alexandra Van Grouw

Civic Scholar C’17 Alexandra Van
Grouw interned with the Habitat for
Humanity affiliate, Habitat Bergen. She
helped with their project “Repair.
Rebuild. ReStore.” which is aiding
homeowners in Little Ferry, NJ to restore
their homes after Hurricane Sandy.



Year Two

  • Complete a 2-credit Civic Internship with a non-profit or government agency
  • Complete a minimum of 100 hours of service benefiting communities beyond Drew’s campus each year (at least 50 hours completed while classes are in session at Drew)
  • Complete three intensive Civic Skills Workshop: Working in Teams,From Planning to Action, What works (and how do you know)

Fall 2014 Internship Placements:

Grow it GreenArts by the PeopleMadison Ambulance, American Red Cross, Township of Morristown; Office of Sustainability, Morris County Court HouseDress for Success, STARS; Neighborhood House Morristown, NJ – After School ProgramMadison Day Care, Third Street Alliance