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Community-Wide Safe Return ID Jewelry for Seniors with Dementia

October 15, 2019

November 2, 2019 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Faith United Methodist Church 1719 S. Prospect, Champaign IL FREE application distribution for 104 MedicAlert+Safe Return Identification Bracelets for seniors with dementia who are residents of Champaign County. Individuals are ineligible if they live in private pay institutional settings such as assisted living or nursing home facility. ... Read more

75th Anniversary T-Shirts

October 15, 2019

Limited edition 75th Anniversary t-shirts are now available for purchase. Place an order Please pre-pay online, you may then contact Martha at mamills@illinois.edu to setup options for shipping or to pick-up in person. These shirts will be available for purchase at the upcoming Homecoming event, other various events throughout the year, and at the 75th ... Read more

Illinois Social Work CSWE Reception

October 14, 2019

Join us in Denver for an alumni reception at the 2019 CSWE conference. Enjoy hor d’oeurves and network with fellow alumni from all across the country. October 25, 2019 6:30-8:30pm Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel Plaza Court 1 – Plaza Building 1550 Court Pl Denver, CO 80202 Please RSVP to Amy at aeweber2@illinois.edu. ... Read more

2019 School of Social Work Homecoming Party

August 9, 2019

Nothing says, “Welcome Home, ILLINI!” like a warm nostalgic slice of Papa Del’s pizza! Join us to celebrate Homecoming 2019 and as we gear up for the School’s 75th anniversary at this campus town favorite! Enjoy appetizers, pasta, pizza, dessert and drinks as you network with faculty, staff, students and alumni the night before the ... Read more

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Master’s Program Open Houses and Information Sessions

July 3, 2019

Select the date and location below to RSVP for the event. 9/3/2019  |  Chicago  |  iMSW Session 5:30-7:30 pm Illini Center, 200 S. Wacker Drive, 19th Floor, Chicago 9/17/2019  |  Springfield  |  iMSW Session 5:30-7:00 pm Lincoln Library Carnegie Room South, 326 South 7th Street, Springfield 10/12/2019  |  Urbana |  iMSW Session 9:00-11:30 am School ... Read more

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School of Social Work 75th Anniversary Celebration

July 2, 2019

Join the School of Social Work as we celebrate 75 years of research and education for social impact. Saturday, April 4, 2020 Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom 601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 Exciting event details will be forthcoming, including an opportunity to participate in a commemorative art installation. Share a message to be ... Read more

National Perinatal Depression Research Engagement Symposium Video

May 14, 2019

On May 3-4, 2019, the inaugural National Perinatal Depression Research Engagement Symposium took place at the I-Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign. Speakers discussed topics such as maternal stress, mindfulness interventions, health policy related to perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, and infant mental health. Speakers from the U. of I. included Karen Tabb Dina, who ... Read more

Upcoming CEU Events

April 25, 2019

Cultural Competence and Ethics CEU Seminar 6 CEU’s for LSW, LCSW, LCP and LCPC October 18, 2019 Levis Faculty Center, Lecture Room 300 919 W Illinois St, Urbana 61801 9:00am-12:00pm Cultural Competence in Social Work Practice: The Role of Engagement, Awareness, Knowledge and Skill in the Cross-Cultural Arena 3 CEU’s Speaker: Dr. Jan Carter-Black 1:00-4:00pm ... Read more

Jill Kagle Establishes Technology and Social Change Fund

March 13, 2019

A $21,000 gift from former Dean Jill Kagle and her husband Steven Kagle has established the new Technology and Social Change Fund. This fund will stimulate interdisciplinary research, education and public discourse related to the use of technology to improve social work practice and social service delivery to vulnerable families and communities. As part of ... Read more

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National Perinatal Depression Research Engagement Symposium

March 12, 2019

May 3rd -4th, 2019 Illinois Conference Center and iHotel 1900 S. 1st St, Champaign, IL Join us to learn more about contemporary research findings in perinatal mental health research and learn about Patient Centered Outcomes funded research led by the patient-researchers themselves.  The objective of this workshop is to build the capacity of patients, stakeholders, ... Read more