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Forever a TarHeel

I can’t believe that I am at the end of my MSW journey! Looking back, it feels like each semester flew by. I met some very influential people along the way. My cohort became a supportive family and my professors … Continue reading

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Branching Off

I absolutely love working with older adults; I’ve worked with the stated population for nearly fifteen years (yes, I began when I was only five years old…). I love serving and advocating for older adults, as they are the very … Continue reading

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Accomplishments in Field

Field education constantly tests your limits, stretches your skills, and puts you in settings where you can learn about yourself as well as about how different agencies work. One of the biggest projects I completed this semester at my field … Continue reading

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It’s so hard to say goodbye.

With just a few more weeks until the end of spring semester I am filled with torn emotions; relieved to have “survived” another semester, but also saddened that the journey with my Winston-Salem Distance Education cohort will soon come to … Continue reading

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Hire Me!

It’s that time of year! The time of the year where the final year students are so close to the finish line, and everyone wants to know what comes next. Some of my colleagues are already hired, some are completing … Continue reading

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Finding a Place to Live

In March of 2016, I let out a giant sigh of relief. I’d chosen to attend UNC and I could stop worrying about applications and deadlines. However, almost immediately afterward, I discovered I had a new worry! Where was I … Continue reading

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Out of the Classroom and On the Court

If you are from North Carolina and into basketball, you can usually ask one question that sparks a conversation. And that question is “Duke or Carolina?” Then one of these three things happens: You end up talking to a person … Continue reading

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