2017 NASW-MN Social Work Day at the Capitol

Social Work Day at the Capitol 2017

Students: Register by March 23!

Date & Time:

Monday, April 3, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Admission:

NO COST if register by March 23. After March 23, students can register online with NASW for $29 or pay the walk-in/day-of fee of $35

Location:

Cedar Street Armory- MN National Guard: 600 Cedar St, St. Paul, MN 55101

REGISTRATION

The registration fee for all St. Kate's - St. Thomas BSW and MSW students who registered by March 23 was paid by the school.  Students who do NOT register by March 23 can attend as a walk-in and will be charged the $35 registration fee.

The National Association of Social Workers - Minnesota Chapter is gearing up for 2017 Social Work Day at the Capitol (SWDAC)!

Social Work Day at the Capitol is a forum for all social workers to have a voice for social justice.  With the changing political environment, it will be as important as ever to have this vehicle for students to express their views on significant social policy issues and have an impact on the Minnesota legislative process.

Agenda:

8:30 Registration: Cedar Street Armory- MN National Guard: 600 Cedar St, St. Paul, MN 55101
9:00 Advocacy and current legislative initiatives

  • Economic Equality
  • Racial Equality
  • Women’s Rights
  • Mental Health
  • Homelessness

12:00 Lunch provided
12:30 March to the Capitol
1:00 Rally in the Rotunda with political representatives
2:00 Students’ meetings with legislators

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.