Brenna Neimanis, a junior in the JMU social work program, spent seven weeks in Kolkata, India, to see the issue of human trafficking firsthand and to help empower women affected by it.
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January 17, 2014
On December 13th, the Social Work department held the traditional Senior Send Off, honoring seventeen BSWs who received their degree at December graduation.
December 2, 2103
Social work students co-facilitate interprofessional teams of students from a variety of health related majors to learn about team building and professional ethics.
October 25, 2013
Several social work majors in the social policy class required of their major are participating in an optional day trip to Congress today as a follow-up to recently completing their bill advocacy assignment..
- Interested in the Social Work Major? Informational meetings to be held
- Interested in the Family Studies Minor? Informational meetings to be held
- The need for social workers is growing! View the Bureau of Labor Statistic's Occupational Outlook for Social Workers.
- March 3 - 6
2014 Social Work Celebration
The Healing Hands of Social Work: Harm Prevention
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- March 10-14
- May 9-10
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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 >