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Virtual Spring Open House

Posted On: 03/28/11 | Comments (0)

Friday, April 1, 2010
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (EDT)

Join us for the Virtual SSW Spring Open House on April 1st! This webinar is designed for students admitted to or applying to the Fall 2011 MSW program. Faculty, staff, and current students of the MSW program will be available to discuss the curriculum, field internship, career services, course registration, and more. There will be an opportunity to ask questions during the Web session.

Please click the link above to register for this online session.

Graduation Attire Available to Borrow!

Posted On: 03/28/11 | Comments (0)

Graduating in April and planning to attend SSW Commencement on April 30th at the Power Center?

We have graduation robes, hoods, and caps available to borrow in the Office of Student Services. First come, first served.

Stop by during office hours (8AM - 430PM, M-F).

Categories: MSW Students

Job Fair: Hope Academy in Grand Rapids

Posted On: 03/23/11 | Comments (0)

Hope Academy, a new Charter School in Grand Rapids, will be holding a job fair on:

Saturday, March 26th, 2011
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lighthouse Academy Gym
3330 36th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI

Spanish speaking applicants strongly preferred. To view details and wages of positions, and to be considered for employment please apply on-line at www.integrityedservices.org.

To review the list of positions they are hiring for, click "Read more"

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Categories: Career Services

CAPS Wellness Zone Grand Opening

Posted On: 03/18/11 | Comments (0)

Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) is proud to announce the opening of a new student-centered mental health wellness effort -- called the Wellness Zone. You are invited to the opening celebration on March 31st from 6:00-7:30 pm, at CAPS (3100 Michigan Union).

Please come and have some food and most of all - some fun -- on March 31st!

For more information, please watch this short video.

Categories: MSW Students , PhD Students

Apply for Post-MSW Health Social Work Fellowship - $50,000

Posted On: 03/16/11 | Comments (0)

The American Case Management Association is offering a $50,000 fellowship for health social workers. The application deadline is March 25, 2011. To access the application, click on 'Read more' below.

To apply, you must have:
- Masters in Social Work (MSW) degree from an accredited CSWE school of social work
- Completion of a minimum 60 credit /2 year program
- Hospital / health system experience of:
- Last year's field practicum or second-year placement must have been in a hospital / health system, or
- Candidate must have at least one year of prior hospital / health system experience (post-Masters)

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Categories: Career Services

Rackham Debt Management Award - Due Monday, March 21

Posted On: 03/10/11 | Comments (0)

The Debt Management Awards were established by anonymous donors to encourage Rackham doctoral students to pursue public interest careers upon completing their graduate degrees. This award is designed to lighten the financial burden for students with sizeable loan debt who will pursue public interest careers.

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Categories: PhD Students

Career Preparation Conference, April 9th

Posted On: 03/09/11 | Comments (0)

The Nu Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta will be holding a Career Preparation 'Experience' consisting of panel discussions and workshops:

Saturday, April 9, 2011
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Forum Hall @ Palmer Commons, 100 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor MI
Email: Nucareerexp@umich.edu

For more information, click the 'Read more' button below or visit: https://www.signup4.net/Public/ap.aspx?EID=DELT14E

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Categories: Career Services

MSW Admissions and Financial Aid Q&A - March 9

Posted On: 03/04/11 | Comments (0)

Wednesday, March 9, 2011
9:00 am - 10:00 am (EST)

This Web-based session is designed for students who have already applied or are in the process of applying to the MSW program. A brief admissions update will be provided along with instructions on applying for financial aid. The majority of the Webinar will be devoted to answering questions sent in by attendees.

Click here to register and join this Webinar.

2011 Summmer Funding: Due Monday, March 28th

Posted On: 03/03/11 | Comments (0)

Summer 2011 funding is available to students to enable them to carry forward their program of study during spring/summer terms.
You may request up to $4,000 in aid.

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Categories: PhD Students

Social Science Summer Research Partnership: Due Monday, March 28

Posted On: 03/03/11 | Comments (0)

SPONSORED BY THE RACKHAM SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES

I. Purpose
This program aims to enhance the quality of a student’s education in the Joint Doctoral Program by promoting partnership arrangements between students and faculty in allied social sciences either in working on existing research projects or in developing and implementing new ones. The program is designed to evenly share the provision of funds for graduate student support, as well as to facilitate doctoral education and progress toward the doctoral degree during the spring/summer term (4 months),

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Categories: PhD Students

Spring/Summer 2011 Research Partnership: Due Monday, March 28

Posted On: 03/03/11 | Comments (0)

SPONSORED BY THE RACKHAM SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES

I. Purpose
This program aims to enhance the quality of a student’s education in the Joint Doctoral Program by promoting partnership arrangements between students and faculty in social work either in working on existing research projects or in developing and implementing new ones. The program is designed to evenly share the provision of funds for graduate student support, as well as to facilitate doctoral education and progress toward the doctoral degree during the spring/summer term (4 months).

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Categories: PhD Students