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Sondra Fogel: Inspiring a Culture of Giving

January 22, 2020

“As social workers, we give so much of ourselves to others and various organizations, but we often fail to give back to the places that prepare us to fulfill the important mission of our profession – our schools!” By naming the School of Social Work at Illinois as a beneficiary in her estate, Sondra Fogel ... Read more

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SSWR 2020 Conference Presentations

January 14, 2020

Click the link below to download a comprehensive list of presentations by Illinois Social Work faculty and PhD students. SSWR Presentations Join us for a reception to network with fellow alums and current faculty on 1/17/20. Marriott Marquis Washington, DC Treasury Room, Floor M4 (8:15-9:45 pm) ... Read more

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Wellness Wednesdays-Spring 2020

January 14, 2020

All events will take place in Room 2018. Space is limited. Registration is required to attend. Healthy snacks will be provided. January 29, 2020 Organization: Two Roads Wellness Emotional Wellness: 6 steps to improving emotional wellness Please click the corresponding time below to register: 12:00-12:50 p.m. 5:00-5:50 p.m. Registration closes on 1/26 at 11:59 pm ... Read more

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Illinois DCFS Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline Review

November 26, 2019

The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services has released the University of Illinois School of Social Work’s Children and Family Research Center findings after their five-month review of the agency’s Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline. The DCFS announced that it will adopt all recommendations from the Center’s report, and has already started efforts to ... Read more