Congratulations to our social work winners who were honored at the University of Memphis
The Department of Social Work would like to congratulate our 2012-2013 Phi Alpha Honor
Society BA & MSW Inductees.
The Department of Social Work is proud to announce that Náthali Blackwell's thesis
was awarded the prestigious honor of the Morton Thesis Award.
She was one of two students nominated in March 2013 by the College of Arts & Sciences
Council for Research and Graduate Studies.
Her nomination and award from the department and the college is a special honor, indicative
of the high quality of her thesis prospectus. Selection for the University of Memphis
award was made by the Graduate Directors and was recently announced.
Congratulations Náthali for this prestigious honor!
The Department of Social Work is happy to announce that the MSW Advance Standing Program was approved!!!!
Congratulations to our local 2013 NASW-TN Social Work Awardees!!
Kudos to our MSW students who won FIRST PLACE in the 2013 NASW-TN Social Work Day
on the Hill Poster Competition!!!
Click here for more information and photos from the event.
Master of Social Work graduates facing bright job prospects
To read the full news story click here.
A Successful Symposium!!!
Congratulations and thanks to all our sponsors, speakers, participants, and volunteers for making the Department of Social Work Inaugural Symposium a huge success!!!
We wish to especially thank Dr. Elena Delavega, Symposium Chair, for her leadership, organization, and tireless efforts in making this event a resounding
New undergraduate social work students learn firsthand what social work is about when
they visit two Memphis homeless shelters during Dr. Lennon-Dearing's "Introduction to Social Work" class Summer 2012.
We are happy to announce that the MSW program is now in candidacy for accreditation with the Council on Social Work Education.
Full accreditation for the MSW program anticipated Spring 2014.
Click here to find our program on the CSWE website.