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Boston College School of Social Work


Distinguished Alumni Honored for 2016

JANUARY 21, 2016

The Distinguished Alumni Awards honor Boston College School of Social Work MSW or PhD alumni who have made significant contributions to the social work profession. This year, two awards were handed out during a ceremony held on January 8th at McGuinn Hall, to  Daniel Gill, MSW '06, and  Judith S. Willison, MSW '87.

Daniel D. Gill is currently employed by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs' VA Maryland Health Care System as a Team Lead in the HUD-VASH (Veterans Affairs Supported Housing) program.
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Judith S. Willison is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work at Bridgewater State University. She teaches social work practice courses, Dynamics of Diversity and Oppression, and an elective focused on a multisystemic approach to addressing violence.  See bio »  

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Annual Alumni Meeting & Reception

DECEMBER 1, 2011
5:30–6:30 p.m.
Boston Room, Corcoran Commons

Join your fellow alumni at the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work Annual Alumni Meeting & Reception. Coffee, soda, and desserts will be served. All GSSW alumni are invited; no registration required. For more information, contact

Immediately following the GSSW meeting and reception, we invite you to attend the Boston College Alumni Association event "Between Heaven and Mirth: Joy, Humor, and Laughter in the Spiritual Life with Jim Martin, S.J." from 6:30–8:30 p.m. in St. Ignatius Church. Note: Due to a change in venue, seating is still available for GSSW alumni who wish to attend even though the registration form says "sold out."