Student Spotlight: Landel Shakespeare

Program: MSSA, Intensive Weekend – AOD

Hometown: Cleveland, OH (East side!)

Why social work? “I work at the Centers right now and most of my clients have AOD issues. I want to help them. For field, I’ll be doing intakes and running creative writing groups.”

Favorite thing about Cleveland? “Cleveland is a big melting pot. There’s diversity from all areas.”

Fun Fact: “I write poetry. I used to do spoken word in college. My most recent work is called “Overdose.” Maybe I’ll start doing spoken word again here.”

Favorite Work by Shakespeare: “Othello.”