Dear BSW, Gero, MSW, MSW/JD, MSW/MPH, and Ph.D. students: Welcome back to the Spring semester! We know these first few weeks are a busy time with everyone getting settled in. We have an exciting Spring that is full of many different events for you to take advantage of. Here are some important dates to remember: […]
“Environmental justice champion Diane Takvorian, whose organization has helped empower low-income residents seeking a healthy and sustainable quality of life for their neighborhoods, is the KPBS and the National Conflict Resolution Center’s Community Hero for environmental sustainability. Takvorian is the executive director of the Environmental Health Coalition, which she helped found in 1980. The coalition’s focus is environmental […]
Dr. David Engstrom was awarded the 2017 Partners in International Education award from our national organization, the Council on Social Work Education. He was recognized for his extensive work in international social work education and many contributions to the SDSU School of Social Work. Congratulations!
Dear Social Work/Gero Students, Faculty, and Staff, We have recently read many reports of sexual harassment and assault in a variety of settings, including the entertainment industry, public service/government, and a university. These behaviors can occur anywhere and SDSU, the School, and the social work profession stand firmly against them. This letter is to remind […]
Ken Nakamura, our Title IV E Project Coordinator and former Director of the Social Work program at CSU Humboldt, was inducted recently into the California Social Work Hall of Distinction. This prestigious group is comprised of social workers who have made significant impacts in their careers. Ken had many former students attend the ceremony, attesting […]