Drew Announces Tuition Decrease of 20 Percent

By Anna Gombert On Sunday, September 10, President Baenninger sent out a campus wide email, announcing the university’s plan to reset tuition, reducing it by 20 percent. The news was then shared across the university’s different social media accounts. The following evening, an informational forum was held about the topic in Crawford Hall, where students could learn more about the reset and ask questions. The … Continue reading Drew Announces Tuition Decrease of 20 Percent

Drew University Ranked Highly by The Princeton Review and The Fiske Guide to Colleges

By Colleen Dabrowski This summer, Drew University was featured in both the Fiske Guide for College and “Colleges that Create Futures”, a sub-listing of The Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges” in which Drew was also featured. The Princeton Review’s sublist has rated universities based on eight categories –– academics and administration, demographics, extracurriculars, politics, quality of life, schools by type, social scene, and town … Continue reading Drew University Ranked Highly by The Princeton Review and The Fiske Guide to Colleges

Students Respond to DACA’s Rescission

By Anna Gombert Despite the rain, over 50 students and some faculty showed up in Tolley/Brown Circle last night to hold a vigil for the repeal of DACA or Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals. President Trump announced on Tuesday, September 5, that he would try to repeal the policy that allows immigrants who came here as minors the ability to work and obtain higher education. … Continue reading Students Respond to DACA’s Rescission

Lead Found in Gilbert House Drinking Water…Again

By Violet Wallerstein Lead has been found in the water once again in Gilbert House. Gilbert was one of the buildings that had tested positive for lead back in January along with Smith House, S.W. Bowne and the Rose Library. While campus officials announced they were taking steps to remedy the problems, the issue is still present. Additionally, no new updates have been given to … Continue reading Lead Found in Gilbert House Drinking Water…Again

Drew Professor Emily Hill Receives Prestigious Award

By Colleen Dabrowski Photo from drew.edu Drew University’s Professor Emily Hill was recently awarded the Most Influential Paper award in the field of Computer Science. The research paper she helped develop, titled “Using Natural Language Program Analysis to Locate and Understand Action-Oriented Concerns,”  developed simple methods to search and comprehend software. According to Drew Today, Hill described their work as “Google for source code”. The … Continue reading Drew Professor Emily Hill Receives Prestigious Award

Drew Celebrates 150 Years with Eight Case Exhibit

by Wily Nichter, Staff Writer Throughout this past year, Drew University has been celebrating its sesquicentennial anniversary, marking 150 years since its founding as a Methodist Seminary. The methods of celebration have been many and varied, but as we draw closer to the ending of the year, University Archivist Matthew Beland has taken it upon himself to mark the occasion with an eight-case exhibit documenting … Continue reading Drew Celebrates 150 Years with Eight Case Exhibit

Title IX office reveals results of campus climate survey

by Laura Archer, Staff Writer This week, Title IX Coordinator Emily Ralph hosted Drew’s Campus Discussion of Sexual Violence and Climate Survey event. The two discussions took place on Wednesday were open to the entire campus. At the first session, which was attended mostly by faculty and staff, Emily presented the data collected through an Administrator Researcher Campus Climate Collaborative (ARC3) study that was sent … Continue reading Title IX office reveals results of campus climate survey