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Selma 2015

News

July 2016 - June 2017

05.03.17
Michael Thurmond to deliver School of Social Work convocation address

05.01.17
School of Social Work celebrates merit and commitment at Awards Luncheon

04.17.17
Social Justice Symposium receives NAACP Impact Award

04.07.17
BSW seniors present capstones

04.05.17
MSW program introduces revised curriculum for Fall 2017

03.27.17
Focus on Faculty: Jennifer Elkins

03.27.17
In both the US and UK, social workers can heal society's deep divisions (Anna Scheyett)

03.27.17
Social work faculty member works to fix cracks in health service use (Orion Mowbray)

03.27.17
Center for Social Justice and Zombie Coffee and Donuts award funding to four nonprofits

03.25.17
Phi Alpha Honor Society holds spring induction

03.21.17
Self Care Day teaches ways to recognize and reduce stress

03.20.17
Students celebrate World Social Work Day

02.25.17
Students organize "Chalk It Up To Love" event

02.23.17
School of Social Work celebrates Social Work Month

02.23.17
BSW students organize viewing and panel discussion of documentary "13th."

02.21.17
How a simple game of chess can break through stereotypes (Lemuel LaRoche (BSW '02, MSW '03)

02.20.17
Social work students attend interprofessional training event

02.06.17
Social Work administrative assistant makes a difference on and off campus (Kat Farlowe)

01.19.17
Athens’ first annual Social Justice Symposium to address local community issues

01.16.17
School of Social Work faculty and students present research at Society for Social Work and Research annual conference

01.13.17
Assistant Professor Tiffany Washington to receive 2017 Service-Learning Research Excellence Award

01.12.17
Chronic illness and depression increase likelihood of problem drinking in older adults (Assistant Professor Orion Mowbray)

01.05.17
Worker-owned cooperatives may help address elder care deficit (Assistant Professor Rebecca Matthew)

01.04.17
Social work students practice human rights advocacy via Amnesty International's Write for Rights campaign.

01.03.17
Mindy Bartleson (BSW '15) quoted in USA Today on health insurance changes due to the rising cost of insulin

01.02.17
Mumbi Mwaura (MSW/MPH '15) joins School as new graduate recruitment and continuing education coordinator

12.19.16
BSW capstone project recognized by Friends of Advantage Behavioral Health Systems

12.18.16
"Fostering Equity and Well-Being" - Professor Llewellyn Cornelius profiled in Syracuse University Magazine

12.16.16
Congratulations, Class of 2016! (Fall Commencement photos)

12.14.16
Social work scholars participate in World AIDS Day Symposium

12.9.16
Legacy of loss - Leslie Mackinnon (AB Pre-Social Work '70) is changing the adoption process. - Atlanta Journal Constitution

12.8.16
"Providing a Lifeline for female survivors of human trafficking in Ghana," by Associate Professor David Okech and Alexis Danikuu, in The Handbook of Social Work and Social Development in Africa.

12.1.16
Briana Farlow (MSW '18) among the first place winners in UGA Office of International Education's photo contest

11.22.16
Parham Policy Day looks at the future of health care

11.07.16
Assistant Professor Rebecca Matthew receives Council on Social Work Education 2016 Feminist Manuscript Award

11.03.16
Kris Rice (MSW ’95): Retiring director of Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center "was a guardian angel for young victims" - Savannah Morning News

10.30.16
Focus on Faculty: Mary Caplan

10.23.16
Amazing Student: Lisa Foster (MSW/MPH '16)

10.18.16
UGA names second class of Women's Leadership Fellows (Associate Dean Shari Miller)

10.10.16
Part-Time MSW Program now Extended Time MSW Program

10.06.16
Closer Look: Atlanta LGBT History, Pride, and More (Franklin Abbot (MSW '78))

09.21.16
Better Brains for Babies (Jennifer Elkins quoted in The New America Care Report)

10.05.16
UGA School of Social Work receives $2.6 million to support graduate students in need

09.30.16
Carmen Quezada Hutson (MSW ’96)receives La Paz Chattanooga Latino Leadership Award

09.26.16
New School of Social Work dean focuses on excellence and impact

09.21.16
Social Work doctoral student Tenesha Littleton receives SREB fellowship

09.20.16
Clinical Assistant Professor Anthony Mallon appointed to Athens-Clarke County Vision Committee

09.16.16
UGA, ACC teams to conduct DIY community assessment

09.15.16
Prof. Maurice Daniels honored at special reception

09.09.16
Shelly Hutchinson (MSW ’00) commits to improving social services for families in need (UGA Alumni Association profile)

09.08.16
Georgia Backroads magazine features “Serving Under Fire,” by Associate Professor Tony Lowe.

09.06.16
Associate Dean Shari Miller appointed to the Council on Social Work Education Commission on Research

08.28.16
UGA community raises awareness for sexual violence by 'walking a mile in her shoes' (MSW student Elizabeth Aumen quoted) 

08.23.16
"Shaved Ice Shindig" raises spirits, shows support for Louisiana flood victims

08.19.16
Sweet rewards: Owner incorporates charity in business model

08.11.16
2016’s Best & Worst States for Underprivileged Children (Associate Professor David Okech interviewed)

08.11.16
Social Work intern helps homeless veteran reunite with family after 22 years

08.11.16
USA Today College ranks UGA #10 in the US for undergraduate social work programs

08.08.16
Family Connection honors Acheson, Payne, Dooleys for work with young people (School of Social Work among sponsors)

07.31.16
Assistant Professor Joon Choi appointed a consulting editor for the journal Social Work Research

07.25.16
The Network for Social Work Management - doctoral student Abha Rai discusses her professional journey

07.23.16
John Cowart (MSW '85) named Social Worker of the Year by the National Association of Social Workers

07.19.16
Depression's stigma can be a barrier to African-Americans seeking treatment, study finds (Rosalyn Denise Campbell, Orion Mowbray)

07.17.16
Community leader brings Athenians together as family before his departure (Fenwick Broyard (BSW '02, MSW '13))

07.15.16
That first paycheck is an exciting moment - and a teachable one (Mary Caplan)

07.13.16
A message from the UGA Center for Social Justice, Human and Civil Rights (Llewellyn Cornelius)

07.05.16
Social Work doctoral students attend national workshop

07.01.16
Judicial social workers get training in China (Jane McPherson) Welcome from the Dean

07.01.16
Dean Anna Scheyett joins School of Social Work