Congratulations Ruth Koleszar-Green

2018 President's University-Wide Teaching Award Professor Ruth Koleszar-Green in the School of Social Work in LA&PS is the University’s inaugural Special Adviser on Indigenous Initiatives to the Office of the President.

Adam Duncan - Nominee for the Gary Brewer Emerging Leader Award

The Gary Brewer Emerging Leader Award This award is presented annually to a non-academic employee of York University who has shown tremendous promise for assuming a leadership role at the University, is known for their innovative and meaningful contributions to the effectiveness of their unit and has significantly contributed to the University’s commitment to excellence. […]

Feature Profile - MSW Alumni Elene Lam

This month our Feature Profile is of Elene Lam   Elene Lam is the founder and Executive Director of Butterfly (Asian and Migrant Sex Workers Support Network) and the Migrant Sex Workers Project.  She has been involved in both the gender and sex work movements, as well as migrant and labour activism for almost 20 […]

Feature Profile - Field Instructor Michelle Del Carmen

  This month our Feature Profile is of Michelle Del Carmen, the President of The Centre for Dreams.   The Centre for Dreams is a Markham day program that provides services for adults living with a developmental disability from across York and Durham Region.  The Centre for Dreams provides special individuals with educational programs and […]

11th Annual Social Work Research Symposium Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts (CFP details) REGISTER HERE: The 11th Annual Research Symposium: Are We There Yet? Engaging Migration/Mobility, Transnationalism and Diasporic Formations in Social Work Research, Education and Practice. Call for Abstracts: Immigration was pivotal to the emergence of social work as a profession at the turn of the last century. The Settlement Houses were […]