Faculty Interviews

Elizabeth Christiansen, Ph.D. Director, Center for Program Evaluation

Faculty Interview: Dr. Elizabeth Christiansen

Why is it important for professionals to evaluate public health promotion programs?
Ashely-Marie Hanna, PH.D.

Faculty Interview: Ashley-Marie Hanna, Ph.D.

As social workers, we deal with heavy topics. Its necessary to figure out how to balance that out.

Infographics

Solutions for Social Work in Rural Communities

THE ROLE OF IT IN HELPING SOCIAL WORKERS SERVE RURAL COMMUNITIES

Across the United States, there are close to 650,000 social workers ? 80% are located in cities.
How Social Workers Help Veterans and Their Families.

SOCIAL WORK AND THE MILITARY – TREATING VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

After serving in the military, individuals may experience mental and emotional issues.

News and Articles

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Career Spotlight: Epidemiologist

The study of epidemiology is a vital part of public health practice. This article defines epidemiology and shares general career opportunities, practices and educational requirements.
Healthiest Nation 2030, April 2-8 National Public Health Week

Five faculty experts share public health insights for NPHW

University of Nevada, Reno faculty weigh in on National Public Health Week’s critical topic areas for creating the healthiest nation by 2030.

Videos

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What does it take to be successful in the field of social work?

Jennifer McClendon, shares what it takes to be successful in the field of social work.
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When did you have the first light-bulb moment in your career?

Jennifer McClendon, shares the first light-bulb moment in her career.

Webinars

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Advanced Generalist Practice: Social Work Deep Dive

Jennifer McClendon, discusses the Advanced Generalist Practice program in a webinar social work deep dive.
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MPH Internships: What you need to know

Lynn Short, shares an MPH Internships Overview detailing the process and various steps to obtain a successful internship.