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Students to be Honored at NASW Annual Conference

Students to be Honored at NASW Annual Conference

National Association of Social Workers

Asian Pacific Islander Social Work Council

Diana Ming Chan Bilingual Social Work Scholarship

Congratulations to the following students who will be honored at the NASW Annual Conference Awards Ceremony, on October 20, 2017 at the San Mateo Marriott Hotel.

Ricky Lau: San Jose State University Melody Wai Tsuen Sit: UC ..Read More…

Meet Your 2017 NASW-CA Student Directors



Student Director North: Therese Gonzales

I am your Student Director North. I am currently a second year Title IV-E MSW student at Cal State East Bay. For foundation year of MSW, I did my internship at Silicon Valley Children’s Fund where I worked closely with high school students in reaching their educational and ..Read More…

Kilolo Brodie Appointed to California State Council on Developmental Disabilities


Kilolo Brodie, 44, of Turlock, has been appointed to the California State Council on Developmental Disabilities.

Brodie has served in several positions for the Master of Social Work Program at California State University, Stanislaus since 2010, including department chair, master of social work program director, director of field education and associate professor. ..Read More…

Guest Editorial: President of Stonewall Democratic Club of Greater Sacramento

President’s Speech: 4 Freedoms Annual Awards Dinner & Gala

By Jann Dorothy, President, Stonewall Democratic Club of Greater Sacramento

When we met for this celebratory event one year ago as the presidential campaign was in full stride, none of us imagined the horror that would descend upon us on November 8 when the unthinkable happened. ..Read More…

Special Screening of Documentary “El Canto Del Colibrí”


By Lainey Sevillano, Membership Coordinator

NASW-CA Region G collaborated with California State University, Northridge (CSUN) Department of Social Work’s Docs and Talks Committee to host a special screening of the documentary, El Canto Del Colibrí. 

The film’s director, Marco Castro-Bojorquez describes the film as “a story of Latino fathers dealing with issues of immigration, ..Read More…