Adam Duncan - Nominee for the Gary Brewer Emerging Leader Award

The Gary Brewer Emerging Leader Award Lisa Rumiel, manager, Research Priorities & Strategic Partnerships, Office of the Associate Dean, Graduate Studies & Research 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 […]

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 […]

Candies Kotchapaw's Published PRP-Global Labour Research Centre's Student Conference Proceedings

Candies Kotchapaw graduated from the Master of Social Work program from York University in 2016. While at York, Candies' Master research study was focused on pursuing public policy development as a non-traditional practice space for achieving social justice. Candies presented a pre-curser to her Practice Research Paper, "The Politics of Social Work: Do Racialized Social […]