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Library Partners with Appalachian State to Offer Community Navigators
Aug 24, 2020

In partnership with Appalachian State University, the Catawba County Library is excited to announce the Community Navigator project that will serve the

Congratulations, New Social Workers!
Jul 6, 2020

The Department of Social Work would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to all of our BSW and MSW Spring 2020 graduates!

Crystal Kelly, ASU MSW Alumna, receives Outstanding Baby Advocate Award
Mar 2, 2020

RALEIGH — The Think Babies NC Alliance presented the 2020 Outstanding Baby Advocate Awards on Feb.

National Social Work Month - March 2020
Mar 2, 2020

Social Work Month in March spotlights the positive impact of social workers over generations.
Social work students in Costa Rica

Living and Learning Abroad
Feb 3, 2020

By Audrey Gurkin

Costa Rica video

Social Work Strikes Again!
Sep 20, 2019

The 3rd Boone Build Bowl Brawl hosted by App Builds a Home (partners of Watauga County Habitat...

Social Work Faculty Recognized at BCHS Opening Meeting
Sep 10, 2019

On Thursday, August 15, 2019 the Beaver College of Health Sciences held its opening meeting in Leon Levine Hall.

Social Work and Nursing Students - Serving Meals with Dignity in New York City
May 28, 2019

A group of Social Work and Nursing students, along with their professors, spent a week in New York City and volunteered with the All Souls...

Social Work Students Honored at BCHS Student Awards Ceremony 2018-2019
Apr 29, 2019

Boone, NC — On April 10, 2019, the Beaver College of Health Sciences held their annual Student Awards Ceremony and honored a total of 26 stu

Volunteer to Director - ASU MSW Alumna, Heather Canipe, Forges Career and Makes a Difference
Mar 25, 2019

 An experience as a student volunteer while at Appalachian State University sparked a career path for Heather Canipe ’08 ’10.

New Initiative and Staff Position for ASU MSW Alumna, Mollie Mellishrencken, with Aim to Reduce Jail Recidivism
Mar 25, 2019

A new initiative to reduce recidivism at the Watauga County jail is already receiving positive feedback, with one inmate calling it an “insp

Pritzker Fellow, ASU MSW Alumna Crystal Kelly, to Collaborate with Community on Development of Early Childhood Programs
Mar 25, 2019

Appalachian State University alumna Crystal Kelly ’00 ’09, who holds a master’s degree in social work, has been selected to dire