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Social Work Advocacy Day 2016

Join us and NASW-MS chapter at our state capitol in Jackson for the 2016 Social Work Advocacy Day. This year our press conference theme will focus on the foster care system in Mississippi, and the reality of success. The advocacy day … Continued

Volunteers Needed!

The Rethinking Mass Incarceration in the South 2016 Conference is needing student volunteers.  More on the conference here. Please contact Dr. Amy Fisher at afisher@olemiss.edu or 662.915.1344 if you are interested.  Volunteers will able to attend the conference for free and rumor … Continued

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MSW Student Attends Union Summer Internship

Regina Chambers, master of social work student at the University of Mississippi, recently attended a nine week internship with one week training and debrief at the Washington, D.C. for Union Summer, a program in which participants are introduced to the labor movement through … Continued

Social Work Department Attends NASW-MS Conference

The National Association of Social Workers in Mississippi Conference was held on March 25 – 27, 2015 in Biloxi, Mississippi. Many professors and students in the University of Mississippi’s Social Work department attended the conference. This year the department was among the … Continued