Class Year: May 2024
Degree Program: MSW
Hometown: Northbrook, Illinois
Field Education Organization: Center for Dialysis Care in Shaker Heights, Ohio
Before beginning at Case Western Reserve University, what were you doing?
I was earning my undergraduate degree at the University of Iowa.
Why did you choose CWRU/the Mandel School?
I chose CWRU/the Mandel School because of the rigorous academic and athletic environment here, while also being surrounded by amazing people.
Describe your field education practicum experience and any work/projects you have done.
I assist patients receiving dialysis with whatever they may need, from insurance issues to mental health work.
Describe any extracurricular activities you're involved with on- or off-campus.
I am a member of the CWRU women's soccer team!
What are you most looking forward to this semester?
I am looking forward to learning all about social work and building relationships with my classmates!
What do you hope to do with your degree?
I want to work in medical social work with an emphasis on trauma work.
What is your favorite thing about CWRU/the Mandel School?
My favorite thing about CWRU/the Mandel School is the culture. Everyone is friendly and committed to making the world better.
What is your favorite thing about Cleveland?
Cleveland has great food and a fun environment!