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2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

2016 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 2016 Distinguished Alumni and watch the videos »

Update Your Contact Information

Submit the Update Your Contact Info Form from the Boston College Alumni Association, or send your name and the information you would like updated to Boston College Information Services at

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 »


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. Below is a listing of upcoming and past events. New events are posted throughout the year.

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

MAY 14, 2016
NAMI Walk May 14 in Brighton, MA

Join the BC School of Social Work Team

The Boston College School of Social Work Alumni Association will be walking to raise money for NAMI on Saturday, May 14th. This 5k starts in Artesani Park at 9am and will raise money and awareness about our country's need for a world-class treatment and recovery system for people living with mental illness. Students, alumni, faculty and staff are all welcome to join the BC Social Work team for a fun morning connecting with other BC social workers and supporting a cause very relevant to our work. Register to walk with our team or email Kate Casey with any questions.

September 17, 2016
By Alumni For Alumni Conference

SAVE THE DATE! On Saturday, September 17, 2016, we will hold a day-long conference celebration of the varied social work practice activities carried out by our BCSSW alums. This conference will be organized BY and FOR our alums. This summer we will send you more details as to how you can participate as a presenter or as a general attendee. The conference will award 7.0 CEUs…just in time for the October 1, re-licensing deadline!