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Congratulations to Drew Pledger, North Carolina Social Worker of the Year! Drew coordinates mental health services for Wake County Public School System and earned his MSW here in 1988. Learn more.
Drum performances are popular with Harambee audiences!
The UNC School of Social Work's Black Student Caucus, International Caucus and Latinx Caucus are presenting the School's annual Harambee celebration on Feb. 21, 2017. The event provides an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to share their cultures through presentations, food and live performances. Everyone is invited! This event will take place in the 5th Floor Lounge, 12 noon-2 p.m.
WUNC's "The State of Things" featured MSW student Yazmin Garcia Rico in a radio broadcast discussing the future of DACA (the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program). Learn more.
Rex Mercer, a 2014 MSW graduate of the School, was profiled recently in The Daily Tar Heel for his work with the Inter-Faith Council's HomeStart Residential Facility. Learn more.