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Alumna Shapes Policy at the White House

White House

Patricia Yu, PhD '14, was selected to be a 2014-2015 Health and Aging Policy Fellow, a competitive fellowship for health professionals working to make a positive contribution to policies that affect older adults.  Read more on the Blog »

'Serving 25 to Life' as San Quentin Prison Chaplain

George Williams

George Williams, SJ, MSW ’97, is lucky enough to have found his dream job counseling some of the 700 men on California’s death row, a place he calls “the darkest place I’ve worked.”  Read more on the Blog »

Distinguished Alumni Awards

The annual Distinguished Alumni Awards honor Boston College School of Social Work alumni who have made significant contributions to the social work profession.

Learn about the 2015 Distinguished Alumni and watch the videos »

BC Social Work Magazine

BC Social Work Magazine 2015

The BC Social Work Magazine 2015 issue showcases how BC Social Work is effecting change at tables and in spaces across the globe.

Check out the enhanced online edition.


You are among the more than 7,000 BC Social Work alumni worldwide, a large and diverse network of professionals who are changing the face of social welfare and the practice of social work. That network provides an invaluable resource for seeking career advice and making professional connections. The best way to stay connected to that network is to join the alumni association.

Boston College and the School of Social Work provide a wealth of resources for alumni including an online community, special events, career counseling, and job listings.

Our BC Social Work Magazine and Alumni Newsletter will keep you informed on professional issues related to diversity, global programs, innovation, immigration, and research, as well as provide news and events from the BCSSW community.

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