Distinguished Graduate Awards & Scholarship Recipients Celebrated This Fall
The 2023 recipients of FSU CSW Distinguished Graduate Awards and student scholarship recipients were honored this fall.
Rebound and Recovery Program Partners with Leon County Schools for Pre-K Student Resilience
The Rebound and Recovery program will be implemented in Leon County to help increase pre-K student understanding of and capacity to regulate their emotions.
Longtime Social Work Administrator takes on New Role in FSU Office of Faculty Development and Advancement
Dr. Craig Stanley took on the new role of Director of Strategic Initiatives and Special Projects this fall.
Empowering Foster Youth through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Trauma
A Stoops Center for Communities, Families, and Children research project to empower foster youth will be lead by faculty member Dr. Tanya Renn.
FSU Student Shares Her Progression from Health Policy Lobbyist to Social Worker
Online MSW student Ellen Navarro Anderson found inspiration in her work in government and policy to change career paths to help others on a more personal level.
Research Study Indicates Benefits of the FSU Student Resilience Project
A recent study from a team of FSU researchers points to the benefits the FSU Student Resilience Project wellness intervention has on college students.
College of Social Work Hosts Panel on Child Welfare in Native American Communities
Friday, December 01, 2023
In November, the Florida State University College of Social Work held a virtual event focused on "Child Welfare in Native American Communities." The event marked November as Native American Heritage Month and was a significant opportunity for the College's social work community to familiarize itself with the needs and issues facing a highly marginalized part of the child welfare system.
Maura’s Voice Marks 5 Years with Symposium and Memorial
Monday, November 27, 2023
November 2, 2023, marked five years since the hate crime shooting at a Tallahassee yoga studio that took the lives of then-FSU student Maura Binkley and FSU College of Medicine professor Dr. Nancy Van Vessem. Four other women were wounded. The victims were targeted for no other reason than being women.
Giving Tuesday: November 28, 2023
Friday, November 17, 2023
Giving Tuesday is almost here! This year, consider giving to the College of Social Work during the season of both thanks and giving.
November 28, 2023, or Giving Tuesday, is a global movement unleashing the power of people to give, collaborate and celebrate generosity. Join the movement and give, whether it is your time, your voice, or a donation.
FSU Researchers Shed Light on Corporal Punishment in U.S. Public Schools
Wednesday, November 08, 2023
In a recent report published by The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC), researchers shed light on the state of corporal punishment in U.S. public schools and its relationship to trauma-informed education policies.
Remembering Faculty Member Patricia Lager
Monday, November 06, 2023
Patricia (Pat) Brazil Lager served as a social work instructor for more than 20 years and was the founder of the International Programs at the College of Social Work at Florida State University. She passed away on October 14, 2023, but left an indelible legacy at the college and FSU that continues to impact social work students and graduates to this day.