This past summer, JMU Social Work student Bryanna Sniadecki received a scholarship from the International Association for Social Work with Groups (IASWG) to participate in their Group Work Camp at George Williams College.
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September 22, 2015
JMU student, Haley Lipton follows Social Work Pioneer and grandfather, Harold Lipton into the field of Social Work. Mr. Lipton has been recognized by National Association of Social Workers (NASW) as a professional pioneer.
August 31, 2015
Rashema Jefferson (’15) has been chosen as a Student Scholar for the Annual National Conference for Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE).
May 13, 2015
The Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving’s recently hosted a ‘Caring for the Caregiver’ Hackfest in Richmond attended by a JMU team.
May 12, 2015
Since graduating in 1998, social work alumna Danielle Pack McCarthy has worked to facilitate change in the world. In honor of her efforts, she has received the R. Ann Myers Distinguished Social Work Alumni Award.
- October 1-2
Rally in the Valley
Unity & Diversity: Social Workers Building Community
- Check Out the Slide Show from NASW Advocacy Day
- Interested in the Nonprofit Studies Minor?
Fall 2015 information session announced
- Interested in the Family Studies Minor?
Fall 2015 information sessions announced
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Our Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree prepares students for beginning professional practice, and is the entry-level credential as recognized by the National Association of Social Workers. More >