• Alumni Profiles: The Exciting Careers of the Institute for Family Violence Studies’ Former Interns

    Six alumni who worked for the IFVS share about current success and reflect on their student experiences.

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  • Honors in the Major Research

    BSW student Morgan Lodes explored intimate partner relationships on Facebook.

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  • FSU Multidisciplinary Center & Partners Expand Services

    The Multidisciplinary Center, the FSU Autism Center and Capital Health Plan are extending services in the Big Bend area.

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  • Alumni Profile: Transitioning from Social Work Students to Practitioners

    BSW alumni Veronica France and Sydney Nadeau found positions suited to their passions through field placements.

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  • FSU Students Advocate for Social Work at LEAD 2017

    Social work students joined together on NASW-FL LEAD Day to advocate for social work in Florida.

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  • Social Work Dean Emeritus Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

    Nick Mazza received the National Association for Poetry Therapy's first Luminary Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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  • Social Work Professor Keynote Speaker at International Conference

    Dr. Tomi Gomory presented as the keynote speaker at the International Conference at University of Pécs, Hungary.

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  • FSU Alumna Joins Biden Foundation

    Social Work alumna Lynn Rosenthal and former White House expert joins the Biden Foundation.

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  • Trauma Informed Practice Expert to Join FSU Social Work Delegation to China

    Dr. Shairi Turner and FSU social work faculty will lead an international symposium on trauma and disaster relief.

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  • FSU Social Work Well Represented at NASW-FL Awards

    NASW Florida Big Bend Unit Awards Breakfast honors notable faculty, alumni, and students.

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Recent News


Alumni Profiles: The Exciting Careers of the Institute for Family Violence Studies’ Former Interns
Monday, May 22, 2017

The Institute for Family Violence Studies (IFVS) at the College of Social Work benefits from the tremendous talent and energy of student researchers who dedicate themselves to improving the lives of children and families. “The Institute could not operate without these rockstars. Each one made a significant contribution to building the IFVS,” said Karen Oehme, IFVS Director.  In return, the Institute launches these graduates into a lifetime of meaningful work.


FSU College of Social Work holds annual Spring Convocation and Pinning Ceremony
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

May 5, 2017, the College of Social Work celebrated its most recent class of social work graduates in the Oglesby Union Ballrooms. More than 700 people attended the annual event to witness the graduation of 38 BSWs, 54 MSWs, and one doctoral student, Stephanie Grace Prost.


Alumni profiles: Transitioning from social work students to practitioners
Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Students take many different paths when they graduate, and the experience is often very personal and individualized. For two talented FSU College of Social Work alumni, their journeys into careers in social work began with their field placements.


FSU Autism Clinic expands services through new partnerships
Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Five-year-old Jasper Geisz smiles as he clicks the small motorized fan off and on. Jasper loves fans and anything electrical.                             

He has a big toothless grin, not unlike any other child his age, except he’s not like any other neurotypical child — Jasper is autistic. He was diagnosed about two years ago by psychologists at the Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinic housed in Florida State University’s Multidisciplinary Center. The center operates under the purview of the FSU College of Social Work. 


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