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Boston College School of Social Work
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Associate Professor Rocio Calvo, Boston College Graduate School of Social Work

Associate Professor
Rocio Calvo

Explains how the Latino Leadership Initiative bolsters students' linguistic and cultural competencies to work with Latino communities.
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Victoria Pineiro
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"It was a little bit intimidating to take a formal class in Spanish on the graduate level because I had never taken any of my schooling in Spanish."

Victoria Pineiro

Concentration: Health
Specialized Practice Method: Clinical

Students from the first cohort in the Latino Leadership Initiative came together to talk about the value this program will have for them as social workers in understanding the cultural issues around working with Latino populations.  Learn more about the Latino Leadership Initiative »