Register for the 2017 School of Social Work Annual Conference

The College of Human Sciences & Education is excited to announce registration is open for the 2017 School of Social Work Annual Conference.

The Cook Conference Center, April 26-27, 2017

Conference at a glance:

Theme: race and social problems facing Louisiana and the country

Keynote: Dean Larry Davis, University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work

Dr. Davis has long been recognized as a leading scholar of the narrative about race in America and its role in social justice. His academic life has been dedicated to the creation of solution-based dialogues that promote a more racially equitable society.

Session topics cover:

  • "Managing Ethical and Clinical Challenges in A Social Media Driven World"
  • self-care
  • community re-engagement
  • working with Latino immigrants
  • conversations on LGBTQ identity

and more.