Out of the Vault: Exploring Jacob Landau, 11/3

Art in the Archive: Exploring Jacob Landau Tuesday, November 3 @ 4 p.m. Speaker: Cassie Brand, Methodist Library Associate and Special Collections Cataloger, Drew Location: Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center Jacob Landau’s art communicates his consciousness of humankind’s predicament, its beauty, and its horror. Growing up during the Great Depression and having been […]

“Comfortable Words”: Anglican Piety and the Book of Common Prayer

This article originally appearedin  Visions, the Library Newsletter, in Fall 2015. by Ken Rowe, Professor, Methodist Librarian Emeritus and Exhibit Curator Forty years ago, a splendid collection of Anglican prayer books was presented to Drew University Library. Yet the books were never treated to a firstclass exhibit. To honor the generous Philadelphia couple who had […]

Exhibit: New Beginnings: A History of Presidential Inaugurations at Drew University

September 7 to December 31, 2015 Curated by Matthew Beland Main Library This exhibit coincides with the inauguration of President MaryAnn Baenninger, October 2, 2015. It provides context for this event through description of the Drew’s past presidents and the inauguration ceremonies, photography, and copies of inaugural programs and addresses.

Exhibit: Comfortable Words

Comfortable Words: Anglican Piety and the Book of Common Prayer July 15–October 23, 2015 Methodist Library This exhibition of the four hundred year old Book of Common Prayer and its progeny showcases a book that is not only used for public worship and private prayer but, by its liturgical excellence, holds a special place in the evolution of English language and […]

Exhibit: The University and the City

  The University and the City: A Drew University Library exhibit showcasing an archival record of our community’s encounter with cities at home and abroad. Academic Commons Lobby, Summer-Fall 2015 The University and the City is the theme of the upcoming inauguration of MaryAnn Baenninger as the thirteenth President of Drew University. This exhibit contains a sampling […]

Out of the Vault: Evangelical Fictions, Sept. 8

Evangelical Fiction and the Evangelical Life of the Mind  Tuesday, September 8th @ 4 p.m. Speaker: James Van Wyck, Ph.D. Candidate, Fordham University Location: Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center The Libraries of Drew University house one of the finest (and most diverse) collections of nineteenth century religious fiction. At this workshop we’ll investigate […]

Fall 2015 Schedule of Exhibits

Drew University Library Exhibit Schedule Fall 2015  July 15 to October 23, 2015 Comfortable Words: Anglican Piety and the Book of Common Prayer Curated by Ken Rowe United Methodist Archives and History Center This exhibition of the four hundred year old Book of Common Prayer and its progeny showcases a book that is not only used for public worship and private […]

Fall 2015 Out of the Vault Series

Drew University Library Out of the Vault Series Fall 2015 The Out of the Vault series is sponsored by the Department of Special Collections and University Archives of the Drew University Library. Each interactive session introduces participants to a particular Drew archival collection while providing opportunities for engagement with the materials. The sessions take place in the Wilson Reading Room of […]

Drew Review 2015 Online Now

Unmanned and Ungoverned: Drones, Post-Human Warfare, and the Implications of Pursuing Military Efficiency at the Cost of Jus in Bello Jack Duran (CLA 2015)  The Rock: A Master of Rhetoric? Tyler New (Towson University, CLA 2015) Structural Analysis of G Protein-Coupled Receptors: Deorphanizing the GPR174 Receptor Saif Yasin (CLA 2017) On the A priori: Conventionalism […]

Tiny Treasures: Small Books in the Drew Collection, 4/28

Special Collections and Archives Presents… Out of the Vault Series Tiny Treasures: Small Books in the Drew Collection Brian Shetler April 28, 2014 at 4 p.m. United Methodist Archives and History Center This installment of the Out of the Vault series, featuring a selection of small books that can be found throughout the Drew University Special […]

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