Stories From 2021

Oct 1, 2021

From The Classroom to The Field

Social work student Natalie Garcia-Franquiz helped bridge the educational gap for migrant farmworkers and their children during her summer internship.

Sep 2, 2021  |  SW Home Page

Alumna Highlight: Sabriya Dobbins from Project Passport

Sabriya Dobbins, BSW 17', tells us how she transformed herself into the award-winning Founder of Project Passport and a Life Discovery Expert.

Aug 24, 2021

A Transformational Gift to Strengthen Community

A gift from alumni Dewayne and Adama Washington will provide need-based awards to School of Social Work students, with preference for recipients who have demonstrated interest in equity, diversity or social justice.

Aug 18, 2021

Study Outlines Factors That Help Engage Nonresident Fathers in Child Welfare Efforts

NC State social work professor Qiana Cryer-Coupet highlights the need for more training to help service providers work more effectively with nonresident dads.

Jul 12, 2021  |  SW Home Page

School of Social Work Awarded Four-Year $1,919,598 Grant From HRSA

The NC State School of Social Work was recently awarded a four-year $1,919,598 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Jun 29, 2021

Professor Karen Bullock Selected as Fellow of The Gerontological Society of America

NC State School of Social Work professor and head Karen Bullock has been selected as a 2021 Fellow for the Gerontological Society of America.

Jun 28, 2021  |  SW Home Page

The JD/MSW Dual Degree Program Sets Sail with Wallace Driggers

Wallace Driggers, a young woman from Clayton, North Carolina, is the first student to take on the NC State and Campbell JD/MSW program!

Jun 7, 2021  |  SW Home Page

Student Spotlight: Abigail Williams

Recently, we had the opportunity to reflect with Abigail Williams, a senior preparing to graduate this May, about her time at NC State and her pursuit of the Global Perspectives Certificate.

Jun 1, 2021  |  SW Home Page

Barbara Zelter: Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence at NC State

After a decade of service that included Field Coordinator, Practicum Supervisor and Senior Lecturer positions, Barbara Zelter, MSW announces her retirement from the NC State School of Social Work. 

May 25, 2021  |  Alumna Demetria Murphy Presented the Cumberland County Cares Award

Alumna Demetria Murphy Presented the Cumberland County Cares Award