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UK College of Social Work Inducting Two New Members Into Hall of Fame

News - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 13:29

Recognizing the distinguished accomplishments of University of Kentucky College of Social Work alumni who have made exceptional contributions to the field, the college will induct two honorees into its Hall of Fame at a ceremony this evening, April 29. ...read more

Doctoral Candidate Wins Award for Paper on UK Prison Exchange Course

News - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 15:16

Molly Malany Sayre, a doctoral candidate in the University of Kentucky College of Social Work, has been awarded the 2015 Teaching Social Problems Paper Award from the Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP). ...read more

Eliminating the Stigma: Suicide Attempt Survivor Sharing Her Story at UK

News - Mon, 03/09/2015 - 09:35

Dese'Rae L. Stage, photographer, writer, suicide awareness advocate and suicide attempt survivor, will visit campus Thursday, March 12, to speak about her public awareness project, Live Through This, and her own experience as a suicide attempt survivor. ...read more

College of Social Work Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series to Feature Human Trafficking Expert

News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 10:55

Noël Bridget Busch-Armendariz, director of the Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (IDVSA) at the University of Texas at Austin, will be on campus Friday, Feb. 27, discussing human trafficking in the U.S.  ...read more

Badger Awarded Highest Honor From Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors

News - Sun, 02/01/2015 - 17:30

The Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors has awarded Karen Badger, University of Kentucky assistant provost and associate dean in undergraduate education and associate professor in the College of Social Work, the Alan and Delwyn Breslau Award.  ...read more