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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

Congratulations to University and Departmental Honors student Lyndsay Wilcox!
Apr 10, 2018

The Department of Social Work is pleased to announce that on Friday, January 19th, 2018, University and Departmental Honors Student Lyndsay...

Department of Social Work Faculty Present Scholarly Work at Various Conferences (2016-2017)
Jan 31, 2017

The 2016-2017 academic year has been a busy year to date for the Department of Social Work.  Faculty including Dr. Denise Levy, Ms.

Economic Impact of Social Work Students from Appalachian State..
Jan 31, 2017

Heather Thorp, Program Director in the Department of Social Work, recently shared the economic impact of Social Work students serving in their...

Department of Social Work BSW Student Nancy Patterson delivers Graduation Keynote Speech at December, 2016 Graduation
Jan 31, 2017

Transfer student, Nancy Patterson, was tapped to give the keynote address during the December 2016 graduation ceremonies.