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Taylor Smith, App State Alumna, Named St. Mary's County Community Development Executive Director
Jan 10, 2022

Taylor M. Smith, MSW, was named Executive Director of St. Mary's County Community Development Corporation, January 1, 2022.

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Dr. Leah Hamilton Continues Study of Hudson, NY Residents and Guaranteed Income Pilot
Jan 10, 2022

The pilot organizers of Hudson's basic income pilot hope that gathering five years of results will show how much human potential extra money can unleash.

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Congratulations to University and Departmental Honors Student, Aruna Ross!
Dec 7, 2021

BSW student Aruna Ross successfully defended her thesis as the culmination of her studies as a Departmental and University Honors student. 

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2021 Global Leadership Award Winners
Dec 6, 2021

Christian Rivera, an undergraduate social work student was awarded the 2021 Global Leadership Award for his interest in supporting immigrant...

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Congratulations to University and Departmental Honors Student, Lauren Cavagnini!
Nov 19, 2021

BSW student Lauren Cavagnini successfully defended her thesis as the culmination of her studies as a Departmental and University Honors student....

Social Work Alum Receives 2021 CSWE Award
Nov 17, 2021

Dr. Yang is an assistant professor in the Social Work Department at Winthrop University.

App State Social Work Students Bring Diverse Books to WCS Classrooms
Nov 10, 2021

A group of students in App State’s Social Work program are bringing books to k-3 classrooms in Watauga County Schools to better reflect the

Janice Koppenhaver Receives Advising Award
Sep 30, 2021

Congratulations to our BSW Student Advisor, Janice Koppenhaver! She was awarded the Advising Award based on the criteria below:

Research Team, Including Social Work Faculty Dr. Leah Hamilton, Completes Study On Child Tax Credit
Sep 23, 2021

The child tax credit encourages parents to work, study finds.

Social Work Faculty Recognized at College Opening Meeting
Sep 23, 2021

On Thursday, August 12, 2021 the Beaver College of Health Sciences held its opening meeting in Leon Levine Hall.

App State Celebrates More Than 3,600 Class of 2021 Graduates
May 18, 2021

Appalachian State University’s black and gold pride was on full display during its Spring 2021 Commencement.