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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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Commencement 2011

MAY 23, 2011
9:15 a.m. — Academic Procession
10:00 a.m. — University Commencement (main ceremony)
12:00 p.m. — GSSW Diploma Ceremony

The 135th Commencement of Boston College will be held on Monday, May 23, 2011. The University Commencement is held in Alumni Stadium (severe weather location: Conte Forum) and will begin with the procession at 9:15 a.m. and will end after approximately two hours.

The Graduate School of Social Work Diploma Ceremony is held at noon on Burns Lawn. Barbara Leadholm, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, will address the Class of 2011 at the GSSW Diploma Ceremony.

Video » Images from the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work Commencement 2011

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