October 12, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
You are welcome to attend the 5th Annual Michigan Medicine Social Work Research Symposium - Telling Your Story: Translating Your Practice into Research.
October 12, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
A Long History of Unauthorized Immigration brings together a select, interdisciplinary group of key scholars for comparative engagements with current research into unauthorized immigrant Asian American, Latinx, African American, Muslim, Jewish, gendered, and sexualized social group histories and cultural practices from the late-nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. The symposium invites its participants to reflect on what is illuminated or interrogated when comparative analysis brings together the varied experiences of different social groups during the same period of US history. Find more information here.
October 12, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Interested in learning more about the Community Action and Social Change minor? Come to this info session to learn more about the CASC community, what CASC is and what it can offer you in your undergraduate program, the types of courses you'll take, and the available opportunities for CASC students after graduation!
October 12, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
This session will provide the opportunity to learn more about the University of Michigan School of Social Work MSW program. Topics covered will include: MSW Curriculum, Dual Degree Programs, Application Process, Financial Aid, and more.
Conversations Across Social Disciplines - Laboring for Social Justice: Social Work, Labor Organizing, and the Changing Nature of Work »
October 12, 2017 - 3:30pm to 6:00pm
Sponsored by the Veroff-Luke Fund, to honor the memory and to promote the core values and principles of two of our highly
respected and well-loved colleagues, Joseph Veroff and Katherine Pavelka Luke.
Laboring for Social Justice: Social Work, Organized Labor & the Future of Work
Co-sponsored by the Development Office and the Joint PhD Program Office.
Dr. Mark E. Courtney, Professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, editor of Social Service Review, and author of Unfaithful Angels: How Social Work has Abandoned Its Mission
Dr. Austin McCoy, Michigan Mellon Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan, historian, and community organizer who has participated in Ann Arbor's #BlackLivesMatter movement and efforts to promote racial justice on campus;
Dr. Lawrence Root, Professor Emeritus of the School of Social Work & former director of the University of Michigan Institute of Labor & Industrial Relations;
Dr. Marcia Bombyk, Professor of Social Work at Eastern Michigan University, graduate of the joint doctoral program in Social work & Psychology, founding member and former president of GEO (Graduate Employees Union), and former editorial board member for Catalyst: A Socialist Journal of the Social Services.As an added bonus, this year CASD will also count toward 1.5 Macro CEUs.
October 12, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Stop by the Idealist.org Graduate School Fair to speak with an admissions representative about U-M's MSW and PhD programs. The fair is free and open to anyone considering graduate school.
October 12, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Join the International Center for information on how to find and fund a non U-M sponsored international internship or service program!
October 12, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Several University of Michigan Departments will be in Atlanta to provide information regarding their respective programs. This session will provide the opportunity to learn more about the University of Michigan School of Social Work's MSW & PhD Programs. Topics covered will include: MSW/PhD Curriculum, Dual Degree Programs, Application Process, Degree Requirements, and Financial Aid. Stay for a reception immediately following.
October 12, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm