Latest Announcements

  • Diversity Dialog – Race, Respect & Relationships: A Social Work Call to Action: January 28, 2015 @ 12:30pm. Click for details.
  • Field Placement Meeting (Gainesville) – Gainesville MSWs will meet Jan. 30, 8:30pm at Shands Hospital. Click for details.

Recent News

CSW in New Orleans for 2015 SSWR conference


The Florida State University College of Social Work was well represented at the 2015 Society for Social Work and Research annual conference in January in New Orleans, Louisiana. The College hosted a reception at the Galvez Restaurant on Friday, January 16th for alumni and friends in the French Quarter and had a booth in the conference exhibit hall. Some of the highlights of the SSWR conference for the College included the recognition of Drs. Tomi […]

Former foster care child is honored for helping other youth

Kenisha Anthony entered the foster care system when she was 5 years old. After she aged out at 18, she didn’t know where to go or what to do. “When I aged out, I didn’t feel like my social worker had my best interest,” she said. “I wasn’t able to get independent living or any benefits. I didn’t know my rights. I got no help.” Anthony wanted to keep that from happening to other foster […]

College of Social Work begins new partnership to aid veterans and their caregivers


Beginning in 2015, the FSU College of Social Work will partner with the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving to offer the program Operation Family Caregiver (OFC) to military caregivers. Offering free, confidential support to family and friends of service members and veterans, the OFC program aids caregivers in managing difficult transitions and obstacles. Currently, the OFC program operates in four other service locations nationwide in California, Texas, and New York. “Caregivers who have been through […]

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