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Since graduating with a Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Minnesota’s School of Social Work in 2015, Christina Melander has worked as a research fellow at Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC) to identify sex trafficking trends throughout Minnesota. She hopes to expand her work to lead independent research … Continue reading M.S.W. Grad Partners with Community to Study Sex Trafficking Concerns
Marion Barber Jr. is persistent. As an All-Big Ten running back for the Golden Gophers football team in the late 1970s, Barber was a record-setting player. In 2017, at age 57, Barber’s determination off the field culminated May 11 when he received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota as part of the commencement … Continue reading Marion Barber Jr., Gophers Hall-of-Fame running back, earns his degree at age 57
Brenda Hartman (M.S.W. ’89), a St. Paul therapist who provides counseling to adolescents, adults, and couples, was named a 2017 Bush Fellow this week. She and 23 other people were selected from nearly 650 applications for the fellowships. Applicants described their leadership vision and how a Bush Fellowship would both help them achieve their goals … Continue reading M.S.W. graduate named 2017 Bush Fellow
June 7, 2017
8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Beyond the Baby Blues is a full day conference designed to educate professionals and families about mood disorders and anxiety before, during and after pregnancy. This year's conference includes a keynote presentation, several breakout sessions, and a networking lunch. Beyond the Baby Blues is sponsored by NAMI Minnesota, the University of Minnesota School of Social Work, Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Minnesota and The Postpartum Counseling Center. More information.
February 26, 2018
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Students: For all undergraduate and graduate U of M students. It's the largest career fair in MN with 300+ employers. Great for students who would like to explore a variety of industries. Register on GoldPASS
Employers: Visit jobfair.umn.edu to register.