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2015

December 2015

Students Help Homeless Vendors Earn Money Through Community Service Project

Students Help Homeless Vendors Earn Money Through Community Service Project
Students in the School of Social Work’s undergraduate program inspire homeless street vendors and enable them to make money to overcome poverty through a community service initiative. On...[Read More]


Social Work Students Inducted into Phi Alpha Honor Society, Fall 2015

Social Work Students Inducted into Phi Alpha Honor Society, Fall 2015
The School of Social Work congratulates its recent student inductees into Phi Alpha Honor Society, a national honorary organization for social work students, faculty and local practitioners that...[Read More]


Doctoral Students Participate in Cross-Disciplinary Study

Doctoral Students Participate in Cross-Disciplinary Study
Doctoral students, Anh Phuong Nguyen and Cecilia Mengo, apply gel to the EEG cap of a study participant as part of cross-disciplinary study with the College of Engineering, Psychology, Education...[Read More]


Commemorative Tribute Installed to Honor Veteran Students on Campus

Commemorative Tribute Installed to Honor Veteran Students on Campus
The School of Social Work is pleased to announce the installation of a commemorative tribute for student veterans on the University of Texas at Arlington’s campus. The ribbon-cutting ceremony...[Read More]



November 2015

School of Social Work Alumna Appointed Vice President of Education for Council on Social Work Education

School of Social Work Alumna Appointed Vice President of Education for Council on Social Work Education
The University of Texas at Arlington’s School of Social Work congratulates alumna Jo Ann Coe Regan on her recent appointment of Vice President of Education at the Council on Social Work...[Read More]


Alumnus Spotlight: Jack Nowicki

Alumnus Spotlight: Jack Nowicki
The School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington is dedicated to training and educating students to empower individuals in need and serve as their advocate in areas including, but...[Read More]


Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Wayne Carson

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Wayne Carson
The School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington proudly salutes alumni Dr. Wayne Carson for his dedication and service in protecting children and empowering them to be stable,...[Read More]



October 2015

Professor Emeritus Receives Prestigious Award for Innovative Research and Social Work Practice

Professor Emeritus Receives Prestigious Award for Innovative Research and Social Work Practice
The University of Texas at Arlington’s School of Social Work proudly congratulates Dr. Wayne Duehn on his recent honor for service and innovative research in social work. Dr. Wayne Duehn,...[Read More]


Dr. Vijayan Pillai Co-Authors New Published Book

Dr. Vijayan Pillai Co-Authors New Published Book
The School of Social Work proudly congratulates Dr. Vijayan Pillai, social work professor, on his recent publication, co-authored by Dr. Jay Weinstein. His book is called Demography: the Science of...[Read More]



September 2015

Doctoral Student Recognized for Contributions and Service in Social Work

Doctoral Student Recognized for Contributions and Service in Social Work
Bonita Sharma, doctoral student and social work adjunct professor, is one of three award recipients of the 2015 Partners in International Education (PIE) Award presented by the Council on Social...[Read More]



August 2015

Social Work Student Awarded Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Social Work Student Awarded Scholarship for Academic Excellence
The School of Social Work proudly congratulates Hector Ventura for being awarded the Ima Hogg Scholarship. He was awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health to support...[Read More]


Doctoral Student Wins Competitive Award for Research and Service in Social Work

Doctoral Student Wins Competitive Award for Research and Service in Social Work
The School of Social Work is pleased to announce the winner of the Doctoral Student Leadership Award for 2015-16. The Association for Gerontology Education in Social Work (AGESW) presented doctoral...[Read More]



July 2015

Social Work Student Awarded Scholarship for Research in Mental Health Practice and Service in African American Communities

Social Work Student Awarded Scholarship for Research in Mental Health Practice and Service in African American Communities
Alletia Smith, a MSW student in the School of Social Work at UT Arlington, is one of four recipients of the 2015-16 NASW Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial Scholarship. The Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial...[Read More]


Social Work Assistant Professor Awarded Competitive Scholar Course for Innovative Health Disparity Research

Social Work Assistant Professor Awarded Competitive Scholar Course for Innovative Health Disparity Research
Dr. Katherine Sanchez, assistant professor in the School of Social Work at UT Arlington, was honored for her cutting-edge work in health disparity research, practice and policy interventions as a...[Read More]


Doctoral Student Receives Competitive Award for Gerontology Social Work Studies

Doctoral Student Receives Competitive Award for Gerontology Social Work Studies
The School of Social Work congratulates Dorothea Ivey on her Pre-Dissertation Award from the Association for Gerontology Education in Social Work. She is a doctoral student in the School of Social...[Read More]