Celebrate Social Work Month and explore the BSW Field Education Poster Session - UST

BSW students Caitlyn Wright and Christina Reinke participate in the 2014 BSW Field Education Poster Session

March is National Social Work Month! Learn more about social work and our signature pedagogy, field education, from current BSW students and faculty

Date & Time:

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Location:

2nd floor, Anderson Student Center, University of St. Thomas

Please drop-in!

"Be the change you want to see in the world" - Mahatma Gandhi

March is National Social Work Month!

  • Learn more about social work and our signature pedagogy, field education, from current BSW students
  • Chat with the BSW program director, field director, and other faculty to learn more about the major and the profession
  • Explore how social workers are "being the change" they want to see in the world
  • Enjoy cookies, coffee & conversation... and a chance to win a $20 gift card for Coffee Bené!

ADVOCATE. EMPOWER. PROMOTE SOCIAL JUSTICE. SOCIAL WORK!

Did you know?

  • Social work is a licensed profession
  • Social work employment is expected to grow by almost 20% this decade
  • Social work students gain real-world experience during 600 hours of field education (200 hours as a Junior and 400 hours as a Senior)
  • Graduates with a BSW can enter a master's degree in social work (MSW) program as an Advanced Standing student and complete it in as little as one year
  • Growing areas of social work practice include:
    • child/family/school
    • military/veterans
    • health care
    • aging/gerontology
    • immigrant/refugee
    • mental health

...and more!

 

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