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College Mourns the Loss of Social Work Founding Faculty Member Cheryl Green

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By UCF School of Social Work

Dr. Cheryl Evans Green passed away on Tuesday, October 2, 2007. She was a founding member of the School of Social Work and a member of the faculty for 30 years. Her contributions to the school, profession and the community are countless. She is greatly missed by all.

A special tribute event for
Dr. Green was held on Thursday, October 18, 2007, at 6:30 p.m., in Health and Public Affairs I, Rm. 119, on UCF's Orlando campus. The event was a celebration of Dr. Green's life and included an invocation, a video presentation, music, reflections, poetry and a reception.

If you would like to share memories of Dr. Green to be posted on this website, please email them to the School of Social Work.

Cheryl Evans Green Scholarship
A scholarship has been created in Dr. Green's honor.
(Click here for further information.) To make a contribution to the scholarship fund, please contact Katie Korkosz at 407-823-1600 or

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