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Social Work Department Welcomes New Chair

Out of the blue, Dr. Daphne Cain received an e-mail from the University of Mississippi asking if she would consider a position as department chair of Social Work. “I was surprised to get the e-mail,” Cain said, “and flattered.” She … Continued

UM-DeSoto Social Work Students Featured on Fox 13 News

The University of Mississippi-DeSoto campus’ Student Social Work Organization (SSWO) has teamed up with Diersen Charities Federal Community Corrections Center throughout the fall 2010 semester. Along with collecting books for the organization, the chapter also held a business clothing drive … Continued

Alzheimer’s Walk 2009

The Alzheimer’s Memory Walk and Bardo of Rose dedication occurred Saturday, October 31, 2009. Led by on Saturday. Almost 300 participants raised over $28,000, due in part to the generous help of University of Mississippi students, as well as Social … Continued