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
- Complete a 2-credit (70 hour) 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 half-day Civic Skills Workshops on teamwork, planning, and project assessment.
A Few of our Sophomore Internship Placements:
American Red Cross, Arts by the People, Dress for Success, Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, Great Swamp Watershed Association, Grow it Green, Morristown Neighborhood House, Madison Ambulance, Township of Morristown; Office of Sustainability, Morris County Court House, Morristown Medical Center, Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, NJ Audubon, NJ Pediatric Neuroscience Institute, Philadelphia Zoo, Senator Cory Booker, Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children, Third Street Alliance, W!SE.