BSW News

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.

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 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 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!"

May 6, 2020  |  BSW News

Social Work Students Serve and Lead in the 2020 Orientations

Four students earning their Bachelor of Social Work degree will be Student Orientation Leaders this fall, making it the largest representation of our students in the Department's history.

Apr 27, 2020  |  Alumni

COVID-19 and WakeMed Hospital – How Social Workers Are Making a Difference

Recently, Beth Villena (BSW '89 and Director of WakeMed's Rehabilitation Hospital) was featured in NC State's Humanities and Social Sciences "How I Think and Do" series. We followed up with her to discuss the regional impact COVID-19 has had on WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh, NC.

Feb 19, 2020

How I Think and Do: Health Care Leader Beth Villena

What can you do with an NC State degree in social work? Ask Beth Villena (BSW ’89), director of the WakeMed Rehabilitation Hospital in Raleigh.

Jan 27, 2020  |  Social Work Research

Dr. Sung-Ju Kim to Present at ISTR 14th International Conference

A group of scholars from Southeast Asia and the United States has been working for several years to fill the knowledge gap through a comprehensive regional study of the current state of nonprofit management education programs.