Sarah Bibbey, social work '17, has traveled to Ghana three times in less than three years. That's because, as an undergraduate, she's already founded her own non-governmental organization or NGO, Enliven Mama Africa.
Caring for a newborn while attending college would be challenging for any CSU student. But social work major Gia Heflin-Gilchrist never doubted that she'd graduate on time - despite the fact that her son Zeke was born 16 weeks prematurely and spent the first five months of his life in a Denver hospital.
In an effort to support Ph.D. students in need, Dr. Gandy has established the Dr. John and Patty Gandy Scholarship in Social Work Endowment, which supports doctoral students in the School of Social Work.