Spring 2020 Commencement: Melody Higgins, MSW

May 1st, 2020

Motivated by Child’s Victimization, MSW Grad Thankful for GRA Role on DOJ Grant By David Miller May 1, 2020 Two years would pass before Melody Higgins knew her daughter had […]

Spring 2020 Commencement: Allie Neyman, BSW

April 30th, 2020

Former Engineering Major ‘Challenged Like Never Before’ in Social Work By David Miller April 29, 2020 Allie Neyman was ready to pack her bags and move back home. The Gulf […]

Spring Commencement 2020: Rebekah Koen, MSW

April 29th, 2020

McNair Fellow who Suffered Homelessness as Child to Begin Work with Homeless Vets By David Miller April 29, 2020 Eviction notices. Homeless shelters. Conditional living arrangements. For a brief period […]

Spring Commencement 2020: Dr. Brad Barber

April 28th, 2020

Veteran Law Enforcement, Corrections Officer Inspired by Mother’s Work at DHR By David Miller April 28, 2020 Brad Barber was “born into social work.” His family has owned and operated […]

Spring Commencement 2020: Devon Kelly, MSW

April 28th, 2020

Chicagoan Aims to Replicate Mentor’s Impact in Childhood Community By David Miller April 28, 2020 Devon Kelly carries his neighborhood wherever he goes. A Chicago native and son to a […]

Coping with a chronic condition during COVID-19

April 23rd, 2020

Q-and-A with Social Work instructor Nancy Payne By David Miller and Nancy Payne April 23, 2020 When the global community began to shutter its businesses and communal activities due to […]

Davis: ‘I Love Being a Light for Someone’

April 9th, 2020

Senior, SSW Ambassador Strengthens Faith through Friendships at UA April 9, 2020 By David Miller Despite all of Nautica Davis’ service work in high school and in junior college, she […]

Milner leading from the field

April 3rd, 2020

SSW alumnus working to reform national child welfare system April 3, 2020 By David Miller Jerry Milner’s quest to shift United States child welfare policy to a holistic, data-driven system […]