All posts by Andrea Daley

Shaniqua Smith Awarded the Bill 7 Award!

The School of Social Work is proud to announce that Shaniqua (Nika) Smith was awarded the Bill 7 Award by Supporting Our Youth (SOY)! Nika is currently enrolled in the third year of the Bachelor of Social Work program at York University. She described her social justice work stating: "My aspiration is to work with members of […]

Antoinette Clarke wins the Lorraine Martin Award!

The School of Social Work is pleased to announce that Antoinette Clark has been awarded the Lorraine Martin Award by the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts for her excellence in dispute resolution.  Antoinette is a part-time faculty member at the School of Social Work, teaching Family Mediation. Congratulations Antoinette, and thank you for your outstanding work in […]

Solidarity with Orlando’s Queer Communities

The School of Social Work, York University is greatly saddened over the loss and injury of queer and trans lives within and beyond Orlando’s LGBTQ communities. The events of Saturday June 12th, 2016 at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida have and will continue to impact many communities. We stand in solidarity with Orlando’s LGBTQ communities, […]

SWSA Wins LAPS Student Experience Award

On April  27th the Social Work Student Association (SWSA) was awarded a Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies 2015-16 'Outstanding Overall Contribution to Student Experience Award'. This award is awarded to a Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies student association in recognition of its outstanding contribution to the enrichment of the undergraduate student […]