Author Archives: emilyjayne1291

Education for Liberation

I am completing my specialization field placement through my employing agency; the Carolina College Advising Corps. The Carolina College Advising Corps is a partner of the College Advising Corps; a national nonprofit dedicated to increasing the number of first-generation, low-income, … Continue reading

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Third Time’s the Charm

While last Monday was my third and final first-day-of school as a Master of Social Work student, it was my first first-day-of-school as a full-time graduate student! As a student in the part-time Triangle DE program, I have spent the … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, In the Classroom

Behind every successful grad student…is a trusty study spot!

My full-time job and part-time graduate program keep me busy during the week so I’ve had to learn to stay ahead of my homework. I’ve realized that my living room is not always conducive to studying (Netlflix is just too … Continue reading

Posted in Outside of the classroom

Wearing My Intern Hat

This week marks one month in my generalist field placement. Unlike many of my classmates, I haven’t spent these past four weeks learning my way around a new agency…because I’m interning with my employer!  My path to the Triangle Distance … Continue reading

Posted in Field Work