Tag Archives: Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work

Social Work Month Observance Ends . . .

March 2017 was observed as National Social Work Month and Norfolk State University’s Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work faculty created and participated in several campus-wide and regional special events. Social workers stand up for millions of people every day. These include¬†those who are experiencing devastating illnesses and mental health crises, our veterans, children, […]

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Marriage: 21st Century Style . . . Social Work Faculty Examines Marital Best Practices

Dr. Colita Nichols Fairfax, associate professor in the Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work, has recently released a new book titled “Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity . . . Policy and Practice.” In addition to her teaching and research at Norfolk State, Fairfax is a certified online instructor and¬†an Honors College Senior Faculty Fellow. […]

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National Association of Social Workers Honors Its Own

The National Association of Social Workers will observe its annual recognition of the more than 600,000 social workers nationwide with a month-long salute. The 2016 Social Work Month theme is “Forging Solutions out of Challenges.” The observance of Social Work Month begins March 1 and is designed to celebrate the contributions of social workers. These […]

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