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.


Year Two

  • 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 CrossArts by the PeopleDress for Success, Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, Great Swamp Watershed AssociationGrow it Green, Morristown Neighborhood House,  Madison AmbulanceTownship of Morristown; Office of Sustainability, Morris County Court House, Morristown Medical CenterMuseum of Early Trades and CraftsNJ AudubonNJ Pediatric Neuroscience Institute, Philadelphia ZooSenator Cory BookerSomerset Home for Temporarily Displaced ChildrenThird Street AllianceW!SE.