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Stories of Impact


It’s the driving force behind our curriculum, our programs, our research, and our community engagement. These stories provide just a few examples of the ways our faculty, staff, students, and alumni are impacting the field and transforming lives.


Remembering Sue Keller

Sue Keller, LCSW, LAS '92, MSW '14

Sue Keller image with


Revealing and Challenging Systems of Oppression

Terence Fitzgerald, PhD, EdM, MSW, Clinical Associate Professor, Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, University of Southern California

image of Terance Fitzgerald


A Man on a Mission

Simon Mwima , PhD student

Simon standing outside alumni center on UIUC campus


Remembering Lt. Aaron Landers, MSW ’16

Megan Cambron, MSW '09, Crisis Outreach Coordinator

Lt. Aaron Landers with UIPD Crisis Team


Assisting Lives Impacted by Conflict and Disaster

Bruna Cardoso Lopez, Social Work Field Placement Coordinator

Headshot of Bruna Cardoso Lopez


Applying a Futures Lens to Societal Challenges

Julie Muñoz-Nájar, Clinical Associate Professor, MSW '08

Julie Najar headshot, standing outside
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