When Nicole LaFlamme learned about mediation as a career choice, she knew she wanted to work with families. When her parents divorced during her childhood, they co-parented extremely well.
Michele Gregory oversees 500 cases as a Spanish-speaking Medicaid case worker. In UNC Greensboro’s online MA in Peace and Conflict Studies (PCS) program, she’s gaining not only knowledge that will help her on the job and beyond, but also an understanding of the families she serves.
An undergraduate course in 2017 introduced Hunter Ledford to gerontology. “That’s kind of what opened my eyes to the aging population and got me interested in the master’s of gerontology,” he says.
Marla Lepley-Starr is the lead instructor for the evening Practical Nursing Program at Gaston College in North Carolina. The school offered her the position as a result of her practicum there through the online Master of Science in Nursing Education at UNC Greensboro.