Posts Tagged "Human Animal Connection"

2014-2015 GSSW Faculty & Staff Award Winners announced

Congratulations to all the award winners! Filed under: Academics, Classroom Experience, Events, Faculty Scholarship, Field Experience, Financial Aid, Fun, Getting Involved, GSSW Admission, Human Animal Connection, Preparing to be a Social Worker, Social Work, University of Denver

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MSW Priority application date is right around the corner!

For some readers of this blog our subject might be a reminder to submit an application. For some readers this might be the first time you’ve thought about submitting an application to get your MSW. For some, you’ve already submitted and are probably thinking “did I get in?” For those that ...

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2014-2015 Information Sessions

Interested in obtaining your MSW degree? Ever wonder how the application process, financial aid, and academic work happens at the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work? If your answer to any or all of the questions above is YES then please consider signing up for one our information sessions ...

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GSSW Deans and Directors Series: Leverne McCummings, 5th GSSW Dean, 1978-1985

LEVERNE MCCUMMINGS (1932-) 5TH GSSW Dean, 1978-1985 The first person of color to serve as director or dean of GSSW. The first African American to serve as a graduate dean at the University of Denver. LeVerne McCummings was born and raised in South Carolina, attending segregated elementary and secondary schools in Marion County. ...

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4th GSSW Dean – Kenneth W. Kindelsperger (1914-2000)

KENNETH W. KINDELSPERGER (1914-2000) 4th GSSW Dean (1971-1978) Interim Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs (1978-1979) Acting Dean, Colorado Women’s College, 1980-82 (supervising its merger with DU) Recipient, Outstanding Service to the University of Denver Award, 1986 Ken Kindelsperger was born in Galesberg, Illinois. Ken received a B.S. and M.S. degree in social group work from George ...

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18th Chancellor for the University of Denver named

Dr. Rebecca Chopp 18th Chancellor University of Denver Photo courtesy of: University of Denver   The University of Denver announced today, June 12, 2014 that the 18th Chancellor of the University of Denver is Dr. Rebecca Chopp. Dr. Chopp comes to DU from from Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania where she has served as President since ...

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DU celebrates its Sesquicentennial (150 years)

The University of Denver will celebrate its Sesquicentennial (150 Years) as a university in 2014. Below is a picture of campus as it would have looked in 1864. Photo courtesy of: http://blogs.du.edu/magazine/files/2013/11/OldCampus-2c892s3.jpg Below is what campus looks like today (2014): Photo courtesy of: http://i246.photobucket.com/albums/gg112/MobyLL/DU/UniversityHall2.jpg Both photos are of University Hall which was is currently the oldest ...

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Holiday Greetings from Dean James Herbert Williams

Filed under: Academics, Bosnia, Classroom Experience, community organizing, Events, Faculty Scholarship, Field Experience, Financial Aid, Fun, Getting Involved, Global Practice, Graduate School Fairs, GSSW Admission, Human Animal Connection, International, Internship, Living in the Rockies, Preparing to be a Social Worker, South Africa, University of Denver

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Animal Welfare in China

Animal rights and welfare in China are faced with similar challenges in comparison to other countries around the world. Animals have long been at the brutal hands of humans world-wide, wherein their well being is generally treated as obsolete. With China’s growing affluence, the treatment of animals reflects a combination ...

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