2015

CHHS Senior Associate Dean Selected to Participate in Prestigious Leadership NC Program
Senior Associate Dean, Kathy Browder has been selected to participate in the Leadership NC program. More...

UNCW Announces New Doctoral Programs in Psychology and Nursing Practice
At its October meeting, the UNC Board of Governors approved programs leading to Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees. More...

CHHS Nursing Students Receive Health Care Heroes Scholarship Awards
On Saturday, Nov. 21, CHHS Nursing students, Kristina McCarty and Jessica Brown received $500 scholarship awards at the 2015 Health Care Heroes ceremony in downtown Wilmington. More...

CHHS Director Selected as Finalist in 2015 Health Care Heroes Awards Program
Director and lecturer, Stephanie Smith has been selected as a finalist in the Community Outreach category of the 2015 Health Care Heroes award program. More...

Congratulations to Stephanie Smith, director of community engagement and impact and Center for Healthy Communities, for being selected as winner in the Community Outreach category in the 2015 Health Care Heroes!

CHHS Physical Education and Health Major Accepted into Teach for America Corps
Physical Education and Health major, Michaela Moran has been accepted into Teach for America, a national nonprofit that partners with communities to provide additional educational opportunities for children living in poverty. More...

CHHS Faculty Mentor and Student to Represent the College at UNC Social Entrepreneurship Competition
Physical Education major, Michaela Moran; faculty mentor, Justine Reel; and UNCW employee, Ashley Cribbs have been selected to represent both UNCW and the College of Health and Human Services at the UNC Social Entrepreneurship Competition in February 2016 at North Carolina State A&T University. More...

CHHS Students Receive WILMA Women to Watch Scholarships
On Friday night, Oct. 23, CHHS seniors, Kristina McCarty (Nursing) and Amanda Mills (Exercise Science) received scholarships at the WILMA Women to Watch ceremony downtown Wilmington. More...

CHHS featured in the UNCW magazine (pg. 4) about fostering opportunities for local engagement and regional impact

CHHS Cultural Activities Proposals Awarded for the 2015-16 Academic Year
The CHHS Globalization, Culture, and Diversity Committee have reviewed the Academic Year 2015-16 Cultural Activities proposals, and the determination has been made to award all four proposals for this year. More...

Duke Energy funds UNCW program to enhance workforce development
In an effort to better prepare more students for the workforce...UNCW's College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) is expanding its offerings to include more on-the-job training and internship opportunities specifically in the fields of biostatistics and clinical operations. More...

CHHS Professor Receives Distinguished Teaching Professorship Award
Steve Elliott, associate director and professor of the School of Health and Applied Human Sciences, received the Distinguished Teaching Professorship Award. More...

Dr. Badzek joins CHHS as new Director of the School of Nursing
Laurie Badzek has accepted CHHS' offer to become the next director and professor of the School of Nursing. More...

Dr. Kolomer appointed Interim Director of the School of Social Work
Stacey Kolomer has been appointed to the role of Interim Director for the School of Social Work. More...

UNCW Partners with Emory University Rollins School of Public Health to establish North Carolina Public Health Training Center
Dr. Charles J. Hardy and Dr. Randy Cottrell was recently awarded a four year cooperative agreement to direct the North Carolina Local Performance Site. More...

Dr. Elliott and Dr. Kerr Receive CTE Summary Pedagogy Development Stipend Awards
Dr. Steve Elliott and Dr. Jared Kerr were awarded Summer Pedagogy Development Stipend Awards for Summer 2015. More...