Refugee Mental Health and Wellness Initiative Receives Grant

March 19, 2015

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Global Transmigration – Refugee Mental Health and Wellness Initiative (“Refugee Wellness”), a project of the UNC School of Social Work, has received a grant from the Triangle Community Foundation (TCF) Capacity Building … Continued

Fraser to Evaluate Research Proposals for Sweden

January 8, 2015

Mark Fraser, John A. Tate Distinguished Professor for Children in Need, has been asked by the government of Sweden to serve on a 12-person interdisciplinary team reviewing proposals for research on children’s mental health, including the relation to physical health. About … Continued

School of Social Work Explores New Partnerships in China

December 31, 2014

Although China remains the world’s second-largest economy, the country continues to experience an ever-widening gap between rich and poor residents. This growing wealth disparity and the challenges it creates are among the reasons faculty at the University of North Carolina … Continued

Fraser Delivers Keynote Address at Conference in China

November 21, 2014

Mark Fraser, John A. Tate Distinguished Professor for Children in Need in the University of North Carolina School of Social Work, delivered the keynote address at a conference in Shanghai, themed “Visioning the Future of Families: Policy and Practice.” The conference was held in November 2014 at … Continued

Lewis Named FLAS Fellow to Continue Portuguese Study

November 20, 2014

Virginia Lewis, a student in University of North Carolina School of Social Work, is the recipient of a U.S. Department of Education Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship by the UNC Center for European Studies for the 2014–15 academic year. Lewis … Continued