Lara Drewes, President


Date: February 1, 2018

Location: Chimney Rock Inn, Bridgewater


Sponsor: Drew University


Professional Development Presenter: Accepted to School



  • Welcome message from Lara Drewes, President of SCSCA

    • Thank you for ideas for presenters.


  • Drew University

    • Marybeth Tamburro, Senior Associate Director of Admissions and Robert Massa, Senior Vice President for Enrollment and Institutional Planning

    • Updates at facilities -  new dorms, cafeteria, sports teams

    • Mentorship at Drew - success stories from alumni and connections for internships/careers through professors

    • Research Opportunities at Drew: Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE) and the Drew Summer Science Institute (DSSI)

    • Combo/accelerated programs: new 4+1 masters in Finance

    • Tuition reset - lowered tuition by 10K, now $38,000

    • Future of the college enrollment demographics and impact


  • Professional Development by Accepted to School

    • Jennifer Kowitski, Director of marketing and strategic development

    • Overview of services provided by Accepted to School


  • Next meeting:

    • April: Place and speakers TBD

Date: November 16, 2017


Location: Maggiano's, Bridgewater


Sponsor: Berkeley College


Professional Development Presenter: Safe + Sound



  • Welcome message from Lara Drewes, President of SCSCA

    • Reminder to join and pay $25 membership fee if haven’t done so already


  • Berkeley College


  • Professional Development by Safe+Sound

  • Next meeting:

    • February

    • Any recommendations for a speaker would be appreciated