Tag: social work

Living Proof: Graduating Social Work Major an Inspiration to Others Overcoming Obstacles

Living Proof: Graduating Social Work Major an Inspiration to Others Overcoming Obstacles

Graduating Rutgers University–Camden social work major Shardé Taylor has made it her personal mission to ensure that others see the good in themselves and how they alone are in control of their futures.

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Graduating Social Work Major Seeks to Be Guiding Force That She Once Had

Graduating Social Work Major Seeks to Be Guiding Force That She Once Had

Melissa Velez overcame her own childhood struggles to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in social work.

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Man in Motion: Graduating Student Veteran Overcomes Disability to Offer Support to Fellow Veterans

Man in Motion: Graduating Student Veteran Overcomes Disability to Offer Support to Fellow Veterans

Air Force veteran Adam Klein will graduate from Rutgers–Camden on May 21 with a bachelor’s degree in social work. Having faced adversity himself, he plans to continue his mission providing guidance and support to disabled veterans.

Posted in: Student Achievement
Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

As Tina Mikes recalls, she had her “a-ha moment” in 2010, while working in Camden as a quality-assurance manager for the decennial U.S. census. As part of her responsibilities, the Rutgers–Camden graduate had to count the homeless population living in “tent city,” a homeless encampment located beside I-676 near the 5A exit. Arriving there late […]

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Students Learn the Value of Interprofessional Teamwork for Patient Care

Students Learn the Value of Interprofessional Teamwork for Patient Care

Professionals from across disciplines often collaborate with each other in order to deliver key services to the community as effectively and efficiently as possible. In the healthcare industry, that kind of communication is essential to patient care. Rutgers–Camden students in the law, nursing, and social work fields recently joined students from the Cooper Medical School […]

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