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Alumni Events

Alumni of the Boston College School of Social Work are welcome to attend any events sponsored by the BCSSW Alumni Association or the Boston College Alumni Association. Each year the BCSSW Alumni Association organizes volunteer groups, networking nights, social activities, the Recruitment Fair, and Alumni Awards & Diversity Conference, among other activities. Upcoming events are listed below and new events will be added throughout the year.

Visit the Boston College Alumni & Friends website for more information from the Boston College Alumni Association.

Upcoming Events

Hosted by BC Social Work Alumni Association and Career Services.

Alumni Awards & Diversity Conference

Friday, January 27, 2017
3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Gasson Hall, Room 100

RSVP to attend

Parking available in the Beacon Street Garage. See parking rates and information.
1.5 CEUs offered

Students, alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to attend an afternoon conference to explore the intersections of diversity and social work practice and to honor this year's recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Awards. This event brings the entire Boston College School of Social Work community together at the start of the second semester to deepen our respect for the complex diversity of the people and communities we are privileged to serve and to strengthen our practice skillsAlumni Awardees

Alumni Awardees

Alumni Nick Teich, MSW ’09, the founder and CEO of Harbor Camps, and Debra Sosin, MSW ’77, Project Director at Family Connections, were recognized in a ceremony at the Diversity and Justice and Alumni Awards Conference. 

For more details: 2017 Alumni Awardees

Mock Interviewing

March 29-31
Times vary
Locations vary

A great opportunity for alumni to connect with current students and support them in their transition to work. Students sign up for time slots to be mock interviewed by alumni and staff volunteers. To sign up to be a mock interviewer, please contact Cindy Snell at

BC Social Work Recruitment Fair

Friday, March 24, 2017
11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Murray Room, 4th Floor, Yawkey Center

Recruiters from across New England will be on campus to talk about employment opportunities at their agencies. Boston College School of Social Work students and alumni are invited to meet with area agency representatives and pick up materials and handouts describing their programs.

Last year, 40 agencies registered to participate: Recruitment Fair Participating Agencies (2017) (PDF)

This event is open to BC Social Work students and alumni only. IDs are required.

Tips for preparing (2017) (PDF)

Photos and comments from previous BC Social Work Recruitment Fairs

Employers: If you are interested in having your agency attend, please complete and return the Registration Form linked from the For Employers page. For more information, email Career Services.