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BSW Student experiences international exchange on Australia’s Gold Coast


“Ever since I can remember, whenever I would think about college I would think about studying abroad,” BSW student Breanna Kim reflected. “It’s something I always wanted to do.” Breanna started her spring semester of 2014 at Griffith University in South Port, Australia rather than on FSU’s main campus in Tallahassee. Spending her first few days in a youth hostel, she then landed a room in a shared house with two Australian girls and one […]

Social work doctoral candidate and FSU MeasureUP awarded grant to combat sexual violence

Annelise Mennicke

Through her work with the FSU MeasureUp program, social work doctoral candidate Annelise Mennicke along with Principle Investigator (PI) Rick Howell and fellow co-PI Kori Pruett received a $5,000 Avon Campus Grant to Activate Bystanders to Reduce Sexual Assault, Dating Abuse and Stalking from the Avon Foundation for Women through its Speak Out Against Domestic Violence initiative. FSU MeasureUp campaign applies the Social Norms Approach to correct misperceptions held by students attending FSU about dating […]

Social work welcomes new faculty member: Dr. Philip Osteen


The College of Social Work welcomes a new valued faculty member to its social work family. Dr. Osteen prior to joining the College was an assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work. Learn more about Dr. Osteen’s research and experience by reading the interview below. What are your previous experiences in social work, research and education? DR. OSTEEN: I have 25 years experience in social work practice, research, and education, often working […]

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