Social work students and the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Monticello were recently honored at the state conference of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) held recently in North Little Rock.

Marie Jenkins and Andre Lewis

Marie Jenkins and Andre Lewis

UAM was recognized for winning a statewide competition for the largest increase in NASW membership.

Pictured on the left receiving the award are Andre Lewis (right), director of the social work program and assistant professor of social work at UAM, and Marie Jenkins, assistant professor of social work and field education director for the school’s social work program.