“We aim to prepare our social work students for future professional careers that will allow them to enhance the health and well-being of the aging population and their families…”
"These students want to be here… but they’re hungry. The hardship they’re willing to endure for the sake of bettering their lives is just breathtaking.”
“The school-to-prison pipeline is this really complicated idea that certain populations of young people are vulnerable to being nudged along a trajectory that doesn’t lead them toward college or employment, but instead the streets, jail, and prison…”
The College of Education and Human Services' Think Tanks are designed to be a day of thought-provoking learning and dialogue that results in individual and collective commitments to address the issues highlighted. Find out more about our past and future Think Tank Series presentations.
Whether you are a new college student, a new transfer student, a continuing student or a returning student, our advising center is here to serve all COEHS students, no matter how sure or unsure you are about what steps to take. We work with you from the very start to help you navigate the paths available to and make informed decisions.
A gift to the College of Education and Human Services strengthens its programs like the Family Wellness Clinic which provides mental health counseling to students in Newport Independent School districts. Our students partner with over 400 organizations, schools, and agencies in the community to bring about local change.