For Nicole Furey of Avondale realizing her goal of becoming a social worker meant literally fighting for her life while completing her studies.
The obligations of studying, deadlines and field placements are often a juggling act for any student but when you’ve been out of high school for over 25 years and you are a single parent of two teenagers and working weekends, the obligations can multiply.
Welcome to the School of Social Work
Online Field Instructor Course
The Field Education Team at the School of Social Work is pleased to announce that the new field instructor course will be online as of February 2013. The course is free of charge to any social worker who wants to learn more about field instruction and becoming a field instructor. Read more
Applications to PhD program
The next admissions will be in 2014, for spring of 2015. Inquiries about the program may be directed to email@example.com
Inaugural Issue of On-line Journal Launched
The School of Social Work and the editors, Dr. Brenda François and Dr. Ken Barter, are pleased to announce the inaugural issue of the journal: Intersectionalities: A Global Journal of Social Work Analysis, Research, Polity, and Practice.
The purpose of Intersectionalities is to share knowledge and facilitate collaborative discourse amongst social work theorists, practitioners, educators, activists, researchers, and the community members they serve. See first issue at http://journals.library.mun.ca/ojs/index.php/IJ/issue/current