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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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Spirituality / Diversity Lecture & Luncheon

SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
12:30–2:30 p.m.
Murray Room, Yawkey Center

Spirituality & Social Work: A Lecture & Discussion to Welcome Our New Students

This event welcomes our first year students and begins their formation as respectful and effective social work practitioners in a world characterized by wonderful and complex diversity. Dr. Nancy Kehoe will speak about her own spiritual journey and spirituality in the lives of people living with serious mental illness. Her presentation will draw from her book Wrestling with Our Inner Angels: Faith, Mental Illness, and the Journey to Wholeness.