Music, Healing, and Social Justice

Applied Arts and Social Justice MSW student, Libby Arsenault '21 recently received a full scholarship to attend a 3 day Artivism Conference in Belfast, ME: What's Art Got To Do With It?   The Student Social Work Organization covered additional travel costs and hotel expenses. The focus of the conference was the use of arts in … Continue reading Music, Healing, and Social Justice

Faculty Spotlight: Clay Graybeal, Ph.D.

At UNE, alongside dedication to teaching excellence, our social work faculty are also involved in collaborative research projects, presentations, and ongoing interprofessional work in the community.  Our faculty spotlight today is Clay Graybeal, PhD. Clay Graybeal, Ph.D., has had a busy fall.  He partnered with Kathryn Brandt, D.O., of the UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine, and … Continue reading Faculty Spotlight: Clay Graybeal, Ph.D.

Pieces of Recovery: The Puzzle Project

"The opposite of addiction is connection" - Johann Hari TED TALK Glenn Simpson, activist and UNE MSW student pursuing the Applied Arts and Social Justice (AASJ) certificate,  was out  Black Friday not to shop, but to hang banners as part of a public awareness campaign for safe injection sites.  See Portland Press Herald article here. Drug … Continue reading Pieces of Recovery: The Puzzle Project