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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.


Making Her Voice Matter

Jahnellia Brown, BSW Student

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A Beacon of Hope

Natasha Mables, MSW '20

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Illinois is in my heart

Pamela Wilhoite, MSW Student

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Right Where I’m Supposed to Be

Megan Turner , MSW Student

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It’s Never Too Late

Yolanda O’Connor , MSW Student

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Taking Advantage of the Opportunities

Caitlin Yore MSW ’20, Jenna White MSW ’19, Sheryl Coyle MSW ’20

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The Impact of Generosity

Sondra Fogel

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