The annual Distinguished Alumni Awards honor Boston College School of Social Work alumni who have made significant contributions to the social work profession.
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.
8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
McGuinn Hall 121 Auditorium, Chestnut Hill Campus. See maps and directions.
Parking available in the Beacon Street Garage. See parking rates and information.
Free, but REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Students, alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a morning conference, "Race + Justice," 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 skills.
This year's keynote speaker will be William Gross, Superintendent-in-Chief of the Boston Police Department. More about the Diversity & Alumni Awards Conference »
Help the students out by sharing your interviewing experience! If you are interested in participating as an interviewer, email Career Services.
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Murray Room, 4th Floor, Yawkey Center
Recruiters from across New England will be on campus to talk to students 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 are registered to participate: Recruitment Fair Participating Agencies (2015) (PDF)
This event is open to BC Social Work students and alumni only. IDs are required.
Photos and comments from previous BC Social Work Recruitment Fairs