When she took over as marketing director on an interim basis for Happy Joe's in the early 1990s, the then-professional singer discovered she had a knack for the creative side of marketing.
Having outgrown their building on Pleasant Street, the MSW program moved to a bigger space just in time to begin the Spring semester.
This brand-new agency quickly formed in response to the legal changes in Illinois.
Thompson, who just joined the MSW faculty, teaches two sections of Human Behavior in the Social Environment and is a field liaison for practicum.
We continue to have a growing program, with engaged full-time faculty, committed adjunct faculty, and enthusiastic students. Here are some of the highlights of our busy year so far!
"Ecuador was an amazing experience," writes MSW program director Katie VanBlair, who led the group during winter break.
Student presentations on social issues.
Professor of Social Work Chris Martin delivers a lecture.
Pamela Lightsey, of the Boston University School of Theology, delivers the 18th annual Social Justice Conference keynote address.