Masters of Social Work

Fulfilling a dream

A husband honors his late wife by creating a scholarship at the University of Utah College of Social Work.


Civil war drove 6-month-old Naima Mohamed and her family from Somalia to a refugee camp in Kenya and after 15 years in the camp — Mohamed and her family were finally able to resettle in the United States. Everything in Utah, including the spoken language, was unfamiliar. She’s now in her final semester before graduating from the Master of Social Work program.