Diversity

Nov 23, 2020  |  MSW News

Irang Kim Chosen as CSWE Minority Fellowship Program Fellow

Irang Kim, a MSW candidate at the NC State School of Social Work, is among those chosen to join the Council on Social Work Education's Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) for 2020-2021.

Oct 27, 2020  |  SW Home Page

Drs. Sarah Ascienzo and Maura Nsonwu Appointed Center for New North Carolinians Fellows

Dr. Sarah Ascienzo, an Assistant Professor at the NC State School of Social Work, has been appointed as a Center for New North Carolinians (CNNC) Fellow for the 2020-2022 program and academic years.

Sep 7, 2020  |  SW Home Page

NC State Student Advocates for Voter Disability Rights

Kendall Gibbs, an MSW student at the NC State School of Social Work, is currently taking part in a lawsuit against the State of North Carolina regarding voter disability rights.

Jul 29, 2020  |  MSW News

Summer Student Highlight: Aaron Quick, Winner of Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial Scholarship

Aaron Quick, an incoming MSW candidate at NC State, has won the Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial Scholarship. At the School of Social Work, Aaron will focus much of his research on LGBTQ+ youth of color and their associated mental health needs. Though his plans don't stop at research, Aaron hopes to translate this knowledge into a meaningful career path through practice and advocacy.

Jun 10, 2020  |  SW Home Page

Social Workers Cannot Be Silent: Statement & Call to Action Against Racism & Race-Based Violence

We chose social work instead of another helping profession because of our professional value of social justice. Racial justice should be at the heart of social work practice.

Jun 4, 2020  |  SW Home Page

NC State School of Social Work Statement: June 4, 2020

A statement from the NC State University School of Social Work faculty regarding recent events and the continued systemic discrimination that exists in our society.

May 8, 2020  |  SW Home Page

Spring Faculty Highlight: Elisabeth Schelstraete

Elisabeth Schelstraete, a new lecturer at the NC State Department of Social Work, was born and raised in Lier, Belgium. Now living in Raleigh, North Carolina, she is excited to contribute to the Department and the social work profession.

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.

Mar 30, 2020  |  SW Home Page

NC State Social Work Student Chosen to Attend National Conference for College Women Student Leaders

Alexis Jackson, an MSW student at NC State, has been selected by the Women’s Center to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) at the University of Maryland.

Mar 23, 2020

Ramona Bullock-Johnson and Jazmine Thompson Chosen as Distinguished CSWE Fellows

Ramona Bullock-Johnson and Jazmine Thompson, both NC State MSW students, have been announced as recipients of the 2019-2020 Council on Social Work Education’s Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Award!