Stories From 2021

May 12, 2021  |  SW Home Page

Ebony Harlem Awards Celebration Uplifts Achievements

The African American Cultural Center celebrated the annual Ebony Harlem Awards on Stafford Commons on the evening of Sunday, April 25, 2021.

Apr 21, 2021  |  SW Home Page

It was almost one year ago when I wrote to you about grief, anger and needed change following the tragic murder of George Floyd. Over the last several weeks, I know many of us have closely followed the Derek Chauvin trial...

Apr 15, 2021  |  SW Home Page

School of Social Work Programs Reaccredited for Another Eight Years

After dedicating countless hours of diligent effort towards this initiative, our School is excited to announce our Reaffirmation.

Apr 2, 2021  |  SW Home Page

Social Work Students Awarded Dereck Whittenburg Foundation Scholarships

Two NC State School of Social Work students, Marcilla Demry and Ramir Woodard, have been awarded Dereck Whittenburg (DW) Foundation Scholarships. These scholarships aim to extend financial assistance to deserving college students and to embody the DW Foundation mantra of "Dream. Believe. Work. Now Finish!"

Mar 23, 2021  |  SW Home Page

NC State School of Social Work Statement: March 23, 2021

The NC State School of Social Work campus community, alumni and friends are raising our collective voice against the deplorable racist incidents and the intolerance that have resulted in the loss of lives among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Mar 8, 2021

Celebrating Social Work Month: Social Workers Are Essential

NC State School of Social Work Community, Happy Social Work Month! I hope each of you are healthy and well. During these most challenging times, I cannot say enough about how outstanding the efforts, commitment and dedication of the NC […]

Feb 17, 2021  |  NC State News

Podcast: Sneakerheads

Qiana Cryer-Coupet, an assistant professor of social work, talks about what it means to be a sneakerhead and why the culture is still going strong.