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Chowa Launching Interdisciplinary Global Research Center

February 26, 2016

This fall, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Social Work associate professor Gina Chowa will launch a global center dedicated to enhancing the lives of marginalized populations around the world by creating innovative social development interventions, building knowledge, … Continued

Students Create Day of the Dead Display

November 19, 2015

In early November, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Social Work Student Organization’s International Caucus, co-chaired by Naomi Broadway, organized a Day of the Dead altar in the School of Social Work’s lobby, in coordination with the Latin@ Caucus. Day … Continued

Meet the New School of Social Work Doctoral Students

August 17, 2015

Erum Agha received her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from NED University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan, in 1998, and her master’s degree in social work from North Carolina Central University in 2015. Agha’s areas of interest are risk and … Continued

Meet the Researcher: Michael Lambert

May 4, 2015

As a grad student, Michael Lambert was determined he was not going to be a researcher. Even after earning a master’s degree in social work and another in clinical psychology. And especially while pursuing his Ph.D. in clinical and general psychology. … Continued

Award-winning Professor Chowa Delivers Hettleman Lecture

April 8, 2015

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Social Work associate professor Gina Chowa, a winner of UNC’s prestigious 2014 Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prize for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement by Young Faculty, delivered her Hettleman Lecture on April 7, 2015, in … Continued

Nguyen Aims to Help Military Veterans and Their Families

April 2, 2015

Cathy Nguyen was well into her college career and studying psychology when she first realized that a member of her own family had most likely struggled with post-traumatic stress disorder. The discovery eventually fueled Nguyen’s interest in social work and focus … Continued