One of our goals with the Acorn Archives is to better understand where Drew and Drew voices fit in the larger world. In order to do so we have decided to create “collections” that put together scans of The Acorn’s archives and timelines that help us showcase Drew’s rich history.
The journey of coeducation is tangled up in the story of World War II. With lowering male enrollment, the college needed an alternative solution or else it would have most likely closed. And even though women were accepted to the College, it was only “for the duration” of the war. Take a look at our timeline and learn more about women’s history at Drew.