Charles Drew House is the black culture theme house.
Each member of the house is required to create and support cultural projects that educate the campus.

Google map: 56 College Street

Named after the legendary Charles R. Drew (class of1926), “Drew was an outstanding surgeon who discovered the chemical method for preserving blood, and later became the director of the first American Blood Bank. Dr. Drew suffered an untimely death in 1950 as the result of a car accident.”- Res. life page


Library special collection on drew
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Charles Drew Theme House
2006 The Amherst College Black Student Union.