The Social Times – Student Spotlight: Ashia Winston

February 22nd, 2023

Article by Ava Marante Dependable, open to change, and trustworthy are only some of the many great qualities of first-generation social worker Ashia Winston. “I’ve always known I’ve had a […]

The Social Times – Alumni Spotlight: Sherron Wilkes

February 10th, 2023

Article by Ava Marante What is social work? According to the National Association of Social Workers, “social work” is defined as being a “profession for those with a strong desire […]

The Social Times – The Social Work Hall of Fame

November 18th, 2022

Article by Ava Marante On Friday, October 14th, the Social Work Society of the University of Alabama hosted a luncheon at the Tuscaloosa River Market. During this event, some of […]

The Social Times – Leading With Heart

October 4th, 2022

“Changing the world, bit by bit.” Kirsten Laha-Walsh is pioneering possibilities in the field of social work research.  A former military veteran and the caregiver and spouse of a military […]