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October 14, 2014

Faculty, PhD Students and Alums to Present at 2014 CSWE APM

The Annual Program Meeting (APM) is the pre-eminent annual meeting for social work educators, students, deans, and directors worldwide. Each year, the APM brings together more than 2,500 individual members as well as more than 400 graduate and undergraduate programs of professional social work education. The 60th Annual Program Meeting will take place October 23-26th in Tampa, Florida. Social Environment ... Read more

October 6, 2014

Illinois Child Protective Service (CPS) Investigators Sought for Comparative Study

Who is eligible? CPS investigators currently employed by the State of Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and working in the Central Region.  Participants should have at least 2 years of CPS experience. What will participants do? Participants will be interviewed by a researcher at a location that is convenient for them.  During the ... Read more

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October 1, 2014

MSW Open House Events and Outreach Program Informational Meetings

Outreach Program Informational Meetings Be one of the more than half million professional social workers in the United States dedicated to strengthening vulnerable families. Find out how you can earn your masters of social work degree in our unique outreach program, designed specifically for working professionals. The MSW Outreach program permits students with the necessary ... Read more

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September 24, 2014

2014 Homecoming Tailgate – Register Now!

The School of Social Work invites you to join us for a pre-game tailgate party prior to the Illinois vs. Minnesota football game. You will enjoy a breakfast buffet, snacks, and beverages for $5 per person. Saturday, October 25, 2014 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. School of Social Work 1010 W. Nevada Street 2nd Floor Urbana, ... Read more

August 20, 2014

Attend the 8th Annual Brieland Visiting Scholar Lecture

Guest Lecturer: Benjamin S. Wolf, Associate Legal Director and Director of the Institutionalized Persons Project, Children’s Initiative, and Juvenile Justice Initiative, American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois. Attorney Benjamin S. Wolf has been the Director and chief legal counsel of the ACLU of Illinois’ Institutionalized Persons Project since 1984. The Project provides legal representation to Illinois residents ... Read more