Project Management for Social Workers

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Jill Lawson, 2010 MSW graduate, has been with Palmetto Place for over 12 years. Serving as a volunteer, board member, part-time counselor, and now as Executive Director. Click here to read more.

Featured Faculty: Terry Wolfer

wolferDr. Terry Wolfer prioritizes deep learning in his students’ development because they will often encounter novel situations when serving stigmatized, oppressed, and disadvantaged clients.

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Professor Teri Browne recently sat down with WACH-TV in Columbia, SC to discuss some of the potential impact changes to the health care law could bring, particularly for patients with kidney disease. Click here to read more.

Donor Spotlight: Yancey Kemp Wise

Yancey Kemp WiseYancey Kemp Wise earned a master's degree in social work from USC to help others deal with the mental illness she battled for most of her adult life. Click here to read more.

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Students in the CoSW’s Advanced Social Work Aging Theories class, along with Dr. Katherine Leith, participated in a Green Building/Universal Design home tour sponsored by Tim and Alysia Kehoe and Stan O’Brien. Click here to read more.


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College of Social Work Notes

Mitchell, M. B. (2017) Living in an Inspired World: Voices and Visions of Youth in Foster Care. Washington, DC: Child Welfare League of America Press.

Foster, K. A., Smith, R. J., Bell, B. A., & Shaw, T. S. (in press) Testing the difference on social capital resources. Urban Affairs Review.

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