May 18, 2017

Reception for retiring clinical associate professor Bill Etnyre, May 23

Bill Etnyre, social worker and clinical associate professor, is retiring from the School of Social Work. For more than 10 years, Bill served as a popular lecturer, teaching both foundation and advanced methods courses in direct practice in the MSW Extended Degree and Day programs. He also served as a field instructor. 

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May 15, 2017

Workday is here—what does it mean for you?

Workday is the new software system replacing the UW’s antiquated, 35-year-old, legacy payroll process and its many ancillary systems. This centralized and standardized cloud-based system, which will be used by more than 45,000 employees across all three campuses, the medical centers and off-site facilities, launches in June 2017.

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April 28, 2017

School hosts panel presentation on federal priorities and the poor, May 9

Join the West Coast Poverty Center and the UW School of Social Work for a panel presentation spotlighting proposed changes in federal priorities and the impact those changes may have on the lives of Americans, especially the poor.

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April 10, 2017

Book event: Gunnar Almgren on the right to health care

As the nation once more grapples with the question of access to affordable and adequate health care as a right of citizenship versus a benefit of social advantage, Columbia University Press has just released UW School of Social Work Professor Gunnar Almgren’s new book Health Care as Right of Citzenship

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March 31, 2017

Lecturer Scott Winn leads workshop on racial equity, April 21

School of Social Work lecturer Scott Winn is presenting Leading with a Racial Equity Lens for Structural Transformation, sponsored by the School's Diversity & Equity Council. Through exercises, discussions and presentations, participants will strengthen their knowledge of strategies and tools to achieve racial equity.

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