Lisa Brenner edited a new book about how Harry Potter gives people permission to play.
Hogwarts Lives!

Looking at Harry Potter fans through a scholar’s eyes. Playing Harry Potter: Essays and Interviews on Fandom and Performance, edited by Drew Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Lisa Brenner, explores the culture of play spawned by J.K. Rowling’s successful book series. “There’s something about Harry Potter that gives people permission to play,” said Brenner, recipient […]

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Drew Ranks High in Science Grad School Admissions

Drew University ranks 17th among liberal arts colleges nationwide in the number who earn doctorate degrees in the physical sciences, according to studies by the National Science Foundation.

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Participants applaud a poetry reading during the Drew University Caspersen School of Graduate Studies Master of Fine Arts Poetry Reading Series, held at Drew in Madison. Photo by Jerry McCrea
Poetry, Laughter and Coney Island

Poetry, Laughter and Coney Island: Award-winning poet Gerald Stern reads his work at Drew.

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HIV, Diabetes, Cancer Treatments Tested by Drew Student Scientists

HIV, diabetes, cancer treatments tested by Drew student scientists in the Drew Summer Science Institute.

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From Drew’s Stage to Broadway

From Drew’s stage to Broadway: Tony Award–winner wrote original play that debuted at Drew.

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Eliza Maughs-Pugh C’14 Heads to Oxford

Eliza Maughs-Pugh C’14 heads to Oxford.

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Tying the Knot

Theo School students meet, marry at Drew.

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Farmers Market, Co-Sponsored by Drew, Opens in Madison

Farmers Market, co-sponsored by Drew, opens in Madison.

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Bringing Scientists Together to Facilitate Drug Discovery

Drew’s residential school on medicinal chemistry.

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Award-Winning Poets C.K. Williams and Gerald Stern Will Read at Drew University’s MFA in Poetry June Reading Series

Award-winning poet C.K. Williams will read from his work on Saturday, June 27, at 7 p.m. The reading is part of Drew University’s MFA in Poetry and Poetry in Translation June residency and reading series. The 10-day residency will culminate with a celebration of Williams, who has won the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award and National […]

4 weeks ago via Press Release
Drew Now SAT Optional

Joining a national movement, Drew faculty endorse SAT-optional policy, effective immediately.

1 month ago via Press Release
Drew Summer School Classes Open to High School, College and Post-Grad Students

Online applications accepted for summer courses starting May 18 and June 29.

2 months ago via Press Release
Madison Mayor and Borough Officials Honored at Drew University

Jimmy Jones, owner of local taxi and limousine business, also recognized. Madison Mayor Bob Conley, Assistant Borough Administrator Jim Burnet and Jimmy Jones, a business owner from Morristown, were honored for their work and commitment to Drew University at the university’s annual Civic Engagement Awards. Conley and Burnet were honored with the Collaborative Action Award […]

2 months ago via Press Release
Rob Franek, publisher of The Princeton Review, to speak at Drew University

Franek, Drew Class of 1993, on choosing and getting into the right college. High school students, transfer students and their families and friends are invited to a Drew University Open House on Saturday, April 25 to learn more about a Drew education and hear from a leading expert on choosing the right college for them. […]

2 months ago via Press Release
Drew University Remembers the Armenian Genocide

Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study hosts program to commemorate the genocide 100 years ago. The Drew Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study is presenting speakers, music and a poster display to commemorate the Armenian Genocide at the hands of the Ottoman Empire, which took place 100 years ago. The memorial event will take place at 7 p.m. on […]

3 months ago via Press Release
Worcester Youth Symphony Orchestra Joins Drew Chorale and Choral Union

April 18 concert marks out-of-state debut for orchestra led by Drew alumnus.

3 months ago via Press Release
Professor Edward Baring Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

Edward Baring, assistant professor of modern European intellectual and cultural history at Drew, was named a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow, one of 173 winners from over 3,000 applicants. Baring, recently named a 2015 Charles A. Ryskamp Fellow by the American Council of Learned Societies, will use both the Ryskamp and the Guggenheim Fellowships to finish a […]

3 months ago via Press Release
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Commencement Speaker, Honorary Degree Recipient Announced

Rob Franek, publisher of the Princeton Review, and Madison Mayor Bob Conley join us on May 16.

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Drew University to Distribute Free Tree Seedlings

On Monday, April 20, New Jersey residents can pick up free tree seedlings at Drew University’s Simon Forum and Athletic Center as part of the New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign. This program helps communities replace trees that were damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, through replacement trees in a variety of native species. The trees […]

3 months ago via Press Release
Lisa Brenner edited a new book about how Harry Potter gives people permission to play.
Hogwarts Lives!

Looking at Harry Potter fans through a scholar’s eyes. Playing Harry Potter: Essays and Interviews on Fandom and Performance, edited by Drew Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Lisa Brenner, explores the culture of play spawned by J.K. Rowling’s successful book series. “There’s something about Harry Potter that gives people permission to play,” said Brenner, recipient […]

2 days ago via Drew News
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Drew Ranks High in Science Grad School Admissions

Drew University ranks 17th among liberal arts colleges nationwide in the number who earn doctorate degrees in the physical sciences, according to studies by the National Science Foundation.

5 days ago via Drew News
Participants applaud a poetry reading during the Drew University Caspersen School of Graduate Studies Master of Fine Arts Poetry Reading Series, held at Drew in Madison. Photo by Jerry McCrea
Poetry, Laughter and Coney Island

Poetry, Laughter and Coney Island: Award-winning poet Gerald Stern reads his work at Drew.

5 days ago via Drew News
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99 Days

Make your gift and help earn $50K+ for Drew.

1 week ago via Drew News
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HIV, Diabetes, Cancer Treatments Tested by Drew Student Scientists

HIV, diabetes, cancer treatments tested by Drew student scientists in the Drew Summer Science Institute.

2 weeks ago via Drew News
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From Drew’s Stage to Broadway

From Drew’s stage to Broadway: Tony Award–winner wrote original play that debuted at Drew.

2 weeks ago via Drew News
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Eliza Maughs-Pugh C’14 Heads to Oxford

Eliza Maughs-Pugh C’14 heads to Oxford.

3 weeks ago via Drew News
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Tying the Knot

Theo School students meet, marry at Drew.

3 weeks ago via Drew News
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Farmers Market, Co-Sponsored by Drew, Opens in Madison

Farmers Market, co-sponsored by Drew, opens in Madison.

3 weeks ago via Drew News
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Bringing Scientists Together to Facilitate Drug Discovery

Drew’s residential school on medicinal chemistry.

3 weeks ago via Drew News

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Baldwin Scholar Kishan Patel C’15

Taking the UN Semester and Kean Internship to Oxford University.

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Catherine Spino

C'15, theatre major, on working with her faculty mentor to land her dream internship.

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Calling Kei-Sygh

City of Newark taps Kei-Sygh Thomas C'17 to inspire others to attend college.

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Hall of Science Updates

Updates for the Hall of Sciences closures.

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VIDEO: New Beginnings

President MaryAnn Baenninger gets a running start.

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It’s Like Hearing From Picasso or Georgia O’Keeffe Before They Were Famous

Senior art majors exhibit their work.

1 year ago via Drew News YouTube
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Drew Expands Borderless Education by Boosting International Enrollment

Meet Alfredo, Midori and Simon.

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What Happens When You Intern at the United Nations?

Fatou Diallo '13 has quite a story.

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The New Campus Paths Aren’t Here, But See What Did Make the Cut

The Best of 2013 @DrewUniversity

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Dan Rather Reacts to ’60 Minutes Benghazi Report

Dan Rather is the former anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News, and he visited Drew University on Tuesday, Nov 12th, as part of the Drew Forum Lecture Series. He sat down with Ted Johnsen to discuss the recent high-profile retraction by “60 Minutes,” and how it compares to his own fallout with […]

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