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Boise State’s College of Health Sciences Hosts Interprofessional Education Clinical Seminar

Eighty students from Boise State’s College of Health Sciences, Idaho State University, and University of Washington medical students gathered in the Boise State University Student Union Building on Nov. 1 for Boise State’s College of Health Sciences first biannual Interprofessional … (Read More) Boise State’s College of Health Sciences Hosts Interprofessional Education Clinical Seminar

Jill Chonody Publishes Book “Social Work Practice With Older Adults”

Jill Chonody, assistant professor in Boise State University’s School of Social Work partnered with Barbra Teater, associate professor in The College of Staten Island’s School of Social Work, to write and publish a textbook on, “Social Work Practice With Older … (Read More) Jill Chonody Publishes Book “Social Work Practice With Older Adults”

The School of Social Work Helps Host “A Night with Refugee Storytellers”

The Boise State University School of Social Work and Service-Learning Program partnered with the Idaho Office for Refugees to host “A Night with Refugee Storytellers” at Boise State. The event took place on Thursday, October 12 in the Simplot Ballroom … (Read More) The School of Social Work Helps Host “A Night with Refugee Storytellers”

First Cohort of MSW Online Students Graduate as Fall Semester Begins

As students moved into the dorms, participated in convocation, and the freshman class began their Boise State journey with the “B” on the Blue, the first cohort of Online Master of Social Work students celebrated the end of their Boise … (Read More) First Cohort of MSW Online Students Graduate as Fall Semester Begins

Boise State Online Master of Social Work Program Ranked 8th in the Nation

Boise State University’s online Master of Social Work (MSW) program has been ranked 8th in the nation in terms of affordability, according to SR Education, a non-profit organization that independently reviews hundreds of higher education institutions based on affordability, accessibility and quality. … (Read More) Boise State Online Master of Social Work Program Ranked 8th in the Nation

Faculty Quoted in Story on Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy

Resubmitted from: Boise State University News Update February 2, 2017 Royce Hutson was quoted in a story from The Medialine titled “Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy.” Hutson, who spent time working with Palestinian refugees in Lebanon, … (Read More) Faculty Quoted in Story on Limitations to the New United States’ Safe Zone Policy

Boise State Online Social Work Program Ranked 19 in the Country

Boise State’s online Master of Social Work program recently was ranked No. 19 in the nation for its affordability and quality education. SR Education Group, a nonprofit organization that independently reviews hundreds of higher education institutions based on affordability, accessibility and … (Read More) Boise State Online Social Work Program Ranked 19 in the Country

Master of Social Work Student Contributes to Statesman Article

Tiffeny Stees, Master of Social Work student and intern with the Center for the Study of Aging and Idaho Caregiver Alliance, contributed to an article specially featured in the Idaho Statesman which was authored by Elke Shaw-Tulloch’s, state health officer … (Read More) Master of Social Work Student Contributes to Statesman Article

Social Work Students Fare Well at NASW LEAD Student Competition

Five Boise State Social Work students received first and second place prizes at the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Idaho Chapter Legislative Education and Advocacy Days (LEAD) event on Feb. 22 and 23 at the Idaho State Capitol. Cassandra … (Read More) Social Work Students Fare Well at NASW LEAD Student Competition

School of Social Work Faculty Quoted in Center for Digital Education Online Article

Randy Magen, director and professor for the School of Social Work, was quoted in a Center for Digital Education article discussing the changes in online curriculum seen across universities in response to technology advancements. It has become increasingly important for … (Read More) School of Social Work Faculty Quoted in Center for Digital Education Online Article