Summer 2014

After growing up in the foster care system, Naomi Torfin is now working to establish Family Care Centers in South Carolina, where mothers recovering from substance abuse can stay with their children in a supportive environment. The goal is to keep families together, and give them a better chance to heal.

Spring 2014

At Duke University, Benjamin N. Duke Scholars develop a strong connection to the Carolinas before they take their place in the world. 

Can smartphones help patients manage hypertension? Researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina have launched a study to find out. 

David Kraus is a psychologist, researcher, software developer and inventor. He sat down with us to discuss how his work could help child welfare caseworkers in North Carolina.