Aug
13

Faculty Retreat - Brunch with Staff
Aug
21

CoSW New Faculty Orientation
Aug
28

Faculty Meeting
Sep
07

Labor Day


Please join us for the dedication of the new home of the
College of Social Work in Hamilton College.
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The College of Social Work

We collaborate with the local, national, and international community to promote social well-being and social justice through dynamic teaching, research, and service.

Rev Daniel Simmons In Memoriam: Emanuel AME Church

The University of South Carolina and the College of Social Work continues to mourn the loss of those killed at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston on June 17th. Three of the victims, Reverend and Senator Clementa Pinckney, Cynthia Graham Hurd and Rev. Daniel Lee Simmons, MSW ’73 were alumni of the University. Click here to read more.

Featured Faculty: Shaun Owens

Dr. Shaun OwensDr. Shaun Owens uses community-based research methods to develop sustainable, technology-based interventions, products, and services for aging adults. His work focuses primarily on the development and evaluation of embodied conversational agents for promoting informed health and cancer decision-making among African Americans.

Terry wolfer squareTerry Wolfer selected for the Fulbright Specialist Program

Dr. Wolfer applied to the Fulbright Specialist Program with the goals of building institutional relationships and strengthening host country universities. Click here to read more.

Donor Spotlight: Patrick J. Patterson

Patrick Patterson squareThe College of Social Work is pleased to announce a gift from Patrick to endow The Patterson/Woods Endowed Fellowship Fund. This fund will support students from underrepresented populations that are interested in social, community and economic development.

hooding 2015 squarePioneer and Alumni Award winners

The College of Social Work recently honored three distinguished alumni and a national leader in behavioral health at our 2015 Master’s of Social Work hooding ceremony on May 8th.

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College of Social Work Notes

Smallwood, S., Freedman, D., Pitner, R., Sharpe, P., Cole, J., Hastie, S., & Hunter, B. (2015). Implementing a community empowerment center to build capacity for developing, implementing, and sustaining interventions to promote community health. Journal of Community Health. DOI 10.1007/s10900-015-0038-9

Andrews, C., Guerrero, E., Wooten, N., & Legnick-Hall, R. (2015, October). Racial and ethnic minorities in the medicaid expansion gap. Accepted for presentation at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

 

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