PodCASC is an ongoing series of interviews that feature the diverse stories of CASC Alumni who share highs, lows, and other revelations about community action and social change after college. Alumni discuss a range of issues, like finding a social justice community in a new city, navigating social justice language in different work cultures, finding a balance between their passion and capacity, and much more. Visit Simplecast, Spotify, or Apple Podcasts to subscribe and tune in.
On this episode, Christiana Allen-Pipkin discusses how grief influenced her pathway in social change, and how her undergraduate experiences led her to the U-M Master of Social Work program. Allen-Pipkin also shares the joy of working in her dream job as an emergency medicine social worker, while cultivating multiple passions in the community.
On this episode, Purabi Devi explores her story growing up in Hamtramck, and her motivation for CASC’ing. Devi also discusses her work in higher education and strategies for navigating work culture and social change.
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106