Alumni Lisa Jackson: An Unconquered Ally for Students
Learn more about alumna Lisa Jackson's work with the FSU Center for Academic Retention and Enhancement and Unconquered Scholars Program.
College of Social Work receives gift to establish new center
The Center for the Study and Promotion of Communities, Families and Children was created with the support of The Stoops Family Foundation, Inc.
Alumnus Guy Spearman Receives Faculty Senate Torch Award
Monday, December 11, 2017
Florida State University’s Faculty Senate presented four honored members of the university community its annual Torch Award at dinner and reception on December 4th. Established in 1996, Torch Awards are bestowed on “those who have contributed to the university’s academic excellence.” Nominations are made by FSU faculty members to an award committee who then provide recommendations to the Faculty Senate Steering Committee.
Partnership with U.S. Peace Corps brings Coverdell Fellowship to the MSW Program
Thursday, December 07, 2017
Florida State University College of Social Work in partnership with the U.S. Peace Corps will begin offering the Coverdell Fellowship in 2018 to Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCV) pursuing a Master of Social Work degree. It marks the first time the fellowship will be offered at Florida State in the field of social work.
Alumna Lisa Jackson: An Unconquered Ally for Students
Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Some students start their social work journey with a strong idea of where they want their career to go. Lisa Jackson is just such a person. Her career is right where she wants to be, and it is where her passion lies, working with the students at the Center for Academic Retention and Enhancement (CARE) and the Unconquered Scholars Program at Florida State University.
Dr. Amy Ai and Other Barbour Scholars Recognized for Excellence
Monday, November 20, 2017
The Barbour Scholarship is a signature program of the University of Michigan (UM). As a Barbour Scholar, FSU College of Social Work Professor Dr. Amy L. Ai and a small group of Barbour Scholars represent women of the highest academic and professional caliber from the countries encompassing the large region extending from Turkey in the west to Japan and the Philippines in the east.
2017 Scholarship & Distinguished Graduate Dinner Celebrates Excellence
Monday, November 06, 2017
Florida State University College of Social Work honored its distinguished alumni and student scholarship recipients on Thursday, November 2nd at The Gathering in Tallahassee, Florida. Dean of Academic Affairs Dr. Craig Stanley presided over the event, which included reflections by Dean Jim Clark, Development Director Colette Podgorski, and student speaker and scholarship recipient Julie Mishoe to an audience of current and former students, faculty and staff.