Dr. Gloria Batiste-Roberts Named NABSW “Educator of the Year”


    Thomas F. Freeman Honors College Interim Coordinator of Student Services and Community Relations and TSU Debate Team Coach Dr. Gloria Batiste-Roberts received the Educator of the Year award from the National Association of Black Social Workers (NABSW). Dr. Batiste-Roberts received the award at NABSW’s 46th national conference April 17 in Indianapolis, IN for her decades of professional service to NABSW, her students and her clients. NABSW National President Joe Benton said the Executive Committee of the organization enthusiastically selected Dr. Batiste-Roberts because of her commitment to advancing student development through mentorship, scholarship and tireless service. He called her “a model of the best in social work education,” and added that she is a most worthy social work scholar and community leader.