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Coffee and Cases: What You Didn’t Learn in Social Work School about Building a Successful Social Work Career

Coffee & Cases: What You Didn’t Learn in Social Work School about Building a Successful Social Work Career ATTENTION: Current BSW and MSW students and 2018 and 2019 graduates! Join two experienced Social Work professionals to learn and discuss the joys, challenges, and opportunities for Social Work students and recent graduates. Laila El-Asmar, LCSW-C and Nicki Sanders, MSW, …

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Social Work Month Interview with Shandra Parks, PhD, LGSW, CFSW

Dr. Shandra Parks has been a social worker with children, youth and families in the areas of child welfare, community social work, and ministry wellness for nineteen years. Dr. Parks is a self-identified “Jersey Girl” who entered college as a business administration major. She planned to pursue a career as an accountant. After struggling with …

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Nicki Sanders, MSW, School of Social Work Guest Lecturer

As an anxious high school senior, I contemplated whether to become a teacher or a social worker – the only two professional careers I though were available to me.  A community service project was the determining factor in pursuing social work.  My career has allowed me to pursue and merge social work and teaching in …

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