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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 Celebration

July 2, 2019

Join us for the School of Social Work 75th Anniversary Celebration Saturday, April 4, 2020 Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom 601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61801 More information to come. Share a message to be displayed at the celebration event: ... Read more

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RISING SPROUTS Grows From iVenture Accelerator

June 24, 2019

MSW student, Manasi Deshmukh is a member of RISING SPROUTS, an educational startup that aims to make fresh produce accessible and affordable to people experiencing food insecurity. In addition to accessibility, the group promotes mindfulness about reducing food waste. The solution connects the food surplus to food insecure areas by utilizing technology to create a ... Read more

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Paint Chicago Orange and Blue at Illini Fest

June 24, 2019

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is strengthening its outreach to Chicago with its first-ever downtown festival. Illini Fest, planned for Thursday, July 18 from 3-6 p.m. in the Park Grill Plaza of Millennium Park, aims to bring the university experience to the more than 150,000 Fighting Illini alumni living in Chicagoland. The free event ... 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