The Dean Carmen Ortiz Hendricks Diversity Scholarship Fund at Wurzweiler School of Social Work
Dr. Carmen Ortiz Hendricks, was the Dorothy and David I. Schachne Dean of the Wurzweiler School of Social Work from 2012 until her untimely death on February 18, 2016. Dr. Hendricks came to Wurzweiler in 2005 as Professor of Social Work and Associate Dean. She then became the first Latina Dean of a social work school in New York City.
The Dean Carmen Ortiz Hendricks Diversity Scholarship Fund will continue Dean Hendricks’s passionate mission to encourage Latino students and other minority students to attend Wurzweiler to obtain degrees in Social Work.
Please contact Tamar Major, associate dean for institutional advancement, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212.960.5393, if you have any questions or would like additional information about honoring Dean Hendricks’ memory.