News & Events

  • Statement in Response to Police Killing of Walter Wallace, Jr.

    Today we write, once again, with a heavy heart and an acknowledgment of unbearable pain and trauma that accompanies the loss of another Black man, a son and brother and father, someone who suffered with …

  • Assistant Professors Receive Grant Promoting Maternal and Child Health

    Assistant Professor’s Jessica Pac and Alejandra Ros Pilarz received a grant from the UW-Madison Prevention Research Center (UWPRC) to study the effects of state pregnancy accommodation laws on maternal and infant health. The UWPRC grants …

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    Part-Time MSW Program to Begin Hybrid Classes

    Shift aimed to increase flexibility for students The Part-Time MSW Program will transition to a hybrid format for incoming students beginning next year. The increased flexibility allows students and workers interested in achieving an MSW …

  • Lann Thompson, MSSW ’74, Named Social Work Pioneer

    Each year the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) names new “Social Work Pioneers.” Those who have made important contribution to the social work profession, and to social policies through service, teaching, writing, research, program …

  • Today is Indigenous Peoples Day

    Today is Indigenous Peoples Day and at UW-Madison, it is a good time to remember and reflect on the history and people indigenous to this region. The following statement is in the signature line of …

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Open meetings:

The Executive Committee will meet online from 12:30-2PM on the following dates:

Sept. 16
Nov. 18
Dec. 9
Jan. 27
Feb. 18
Mar. 17
April 21
May 5

Contact Interim Director Dr. Kristi Slack at for more information.

Symone Sanders at the Social Workers Confronting Racial Injustice Conference
Symone Sanders at the Social Workers Confronting Racial Injustice Conference

Featured Events

Nov 04

Conversation with Ada Deer

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Nov 13

Title IV-E Public Child Welfare Fall Dialogue 2020

November 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Nov 19

Child Welfare Lunch and Learn

November 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm