Stories From 2015

May 15, 2015

Departing/Transitioning Faculty and Staff: 2014 – 2015

The Department of Social Work at NC State is proud to always have an excellent faculty and staff which serves as the backbone of the Department. So it is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye or watch them […]

May 14, 2015

Welcome Aboard! 2014 – 2015 New Faculty and Staff Appointments!

The Department of Social Work at NC State has welcomed many faculty and staff members this year! Please join the Department in welcoming these wonderful individuals to our Department! Faculty Alan Ellis: Durham native Alan Ellis came to NC State […]

May 14, 2015

Congratulations Social Work Fall 2014 & Spring 2015 Graduates!

  The Department of Social Work at NC State University would like to congratulate it’s Spring 2015 and Fall 2014 BSW and MSW Graduates! The Department would like to welcome it’s graduates to the field of social work and wishes […]

May 11, 2015

Interview with Department of Social Work Scholarship Donor: Dr. Lee Garrett

Dr. Garrett and his wife are the establishers of the Leland E. and Nancy Garrett Scholarship Endowment. This scholarship was created to offer students in the Department of Social Work’s MSW program with financial support based on their intentions to […]

May 5, 2015

The NC State Department of Social Work Thanks Donors for Contributions!

  The NC State Department of Social Work would like to take the opportunity to thank all of our generous donors! The Department aims to provide an engaging learning community that is supportive of students, alumni, faculty, staff, field instructors and […]

May 5, 2015

Letter to Alumni: Benny Suggs, Executive Director, NC State Alumni Association

  Dear Alumni, You are fulfilling your NC State legacy. In your workplaces and communities, you are already inspiring others to “think and do.” At the Alumni Association, we are Pack Proud of how you help others be more productive […]

May 5, 2015

Department of Social Work’s Pack Pride: Miea Walker

Miea Walker is a second year Graduate Student in the Masters of Social Work (MSW) Program at NC State. Originally from Smithfield, North Carolina, Walker attended undergrad at the UNC – Chapel Hill for two years, took a break, and […]

Apr 30, 2015

Bachelor of Social Work at NC State Field Experience: A Conversation with Professor Barbara Zelter

In early April, BSW Field Instructor Barbara Zelter, was kind enough to answer some questions about her role as a BSW field instructor: Can you speak to the value of field experience in a BSW education? As with the MSW program, […]

Apr 29, 2015

Student Melds Business Entrepreneurship With Service

Meredith Davis, a sophomore majoring in social work, is combining business entrepreneurship and service as she works with staff from NC State's Social Entrepreneurship Initiative to establish a chapter of Nourish International on campus.

Apr 27, 2015

Department of Social Work at NC State, Student Success: Sierra Stanford

  Sierra Stanford is a junior in the Bachelors of Social Work program.  A video she made for an assignment in her human behavior class was selected by The New Social Worker magazine’s Social Work Month Series and Talent Show. […]