News and Events Archive



Scott E. Wilks, PhD, LMSW, Awarded $1.5 million grant Read more

Congratulations Class of 2014 Read more

Mitchell & Chaney receive Tiger Athletic Foundation Teaching Awards Read more

Social Work Honorees at College Annual Awards Banquet Read more

MSW Student, Sarah Backstrom, named NASW MSW Student of theYear Read more

BRAVE Grant News--Killers Beware Read more

Dr. Cassandra Chaney participates in McNair Scholars Research Program Read more

Truancy Assessment and Service Center (TASC) Final Report Read more

75th Anniversary Video

Social Work Welcome Back Party Read more

Emeritus Mohan to speak on Environmental Democracy Read More

Emeritus Mohan publishes 18th book Read more

LSU School of Social Work Recognized as Top 50 MSW Program in Country Read more »

Dr. Cecile Guin Receives Women of Excellence Award Read more »

Family Impact Seminar Focuses on Youth Aging Out of Foster Care Read more »

Dr. Elaine Maccio Discusses Domestic Partner Benefits Read more »

LSU Selects MSW Alum Ashley Granger as Advisor of the Year Read more »

Traci Lilley Honored as 2013 NASW Louisiana Social Worker of the Year & 2013 Regional NASW Social Worker of the Year Read more »

State Representative Steve Carter Speaks to Policy StudentsRead more »

Dr. Cecile Guin on the Roots of Violence Read more »

American Council for School Social Work Conference Read more

Dr. Cassandra Chaney co-edits, book Read more »

LSU ends 16-year Truancy Research Project Read more »

Dr. Sam Robison Selected as Center for Juvenile Justice Reform Fellow Read more »

Racheal Hebert, MSW Student, Discusses STAR Read more »

Exam Rates Surpass State & National Averages Read more »

Dr. Pam Monroe Discusses Increase in Children of Unemployed LA Parents Read more »

OSSRD awarded LA Children's Trust Fund Grant

Louisiana Public Square--Confronting Louisiana's Dropout Dilemma

Warrick Dunn Discusses Children's Bereavement with Launch of Betty's Hope

Betty's Hope Mobile Unit

Service Learning Course Studies Discrimination Against LGBT

Dr. Catherine Lemieux Discusses Mental Health Needs

Service Awards Fall 2012

BRAVE Grant Awarded

1998 Alumna Ann Silverberg Williamson Receives National Honor

Emeritus Dean, Brij Mohan, publishes book

Xian Guan Successfully Defends Dissertation

Rwanda Educators Visit LSU

Graduation 2012

Drop-out study argues for truancy intervention

Renee' Boutte Myer, assistant director of OSSRD, looks back on the significance of being crowned the University's first African-American homecoming queen

Interim Dean Daphne Cain has agreed to serve as Interim Director of the School of Social Work through June 30, 2013

School of Social Work to add child and family studies as undergrad program

School of Social Work Doctoral Student Presents Core Survey Results

LSU School of Social Work Co-Sponsors First Statewide Conference on School Social Work

LSU Today Flagship Faculty Dr. Younghee Lim

Presentations Accepted for 2012 SSWR Conference

Rachel O'Pry highlighted as a leader in the "Take Back the Night" rally

Juan Barthelemy and Cecile Guin quoted in The Advocate discussing tracking street gangs

Dr. Scott E. Wilks, Hartford Foundation Faculty Scholar in Geriatric Social Work, interviewed regarding his research with caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients. Program: Conversations in Medicine (June 23, 2011), hosted by Susan Hidalgo-Smith. ©2011, WRKF 89.3 FM, Baton Rouge, LA.

Elaine M. Maccio and students feature in The Advocate for community-based research partnership

Dr. Elaine Maccio and her students partner with Capital City Alliance to study quality of Life of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer residents of the Greater Baton Rouge Area

LSU School of Social Work Teams with Community Partners for Adopt a School Zone Initiative at Istrouma High School

Doctoral student Mary Ellen Brown receives US Department of Housing and Urban Development grant to finance her dissertation research

Daphne Cain Pens Article on Corporal Punishment for the New York Times

Daily Reveille interviews Elaine M. Maccio on Louisiana same-sex couples census data

Elaine Maccio invited to Speak at Listening to Louisiana Women Symposium featuring Alumna Donna Brazile

LSU School of Social Work's Truancy Assessment and Service Center Sites visit State Capitol for Legislative Day

Daphne Cain honored with the 2011 Award for Outstanding Faculty Contribution to WGS

Daphne Cain Named Interim Dean of LSU School of Social Work

Lilly Allen presents at Louisiana Nursing Home Association's Conference

Scott Wilks featured as a Flagship Faculty Member in LSU Today

Social work students learn value of helping others grieve

Cecile Guin featured as a Flagship Faculty Member in LSU Today

Denise Chiasson Selected for Leadership Louisiana 2011

Mohan Delivers Lecture on the Poverty of Culture

Blackmon Hired to Lead LaCASU

Faculty and Students present at Annual Meetings

Mohan Publishes Development, Poverty of Culture, and Social Policy

Faculty and Staff Highlighted in Annual Diversity Report

Town Hall Meeting to Prevent LGBT Bullying and Suicide

Big Buddy "Day of the Mentor"

Dr. Scott Wilks, assistant professor and gerontology certificate coordinator, invited to present his research at the 63rd GSA annual scientific meeting

Family Impact Seminar 2010 Briefing Report

School of Social Work Spring Commencement, May 21, 2010

Connecting Business to Innovative Strategies for Poverty Reduction: Economic Benefits of Early Childhood Investments Seminar

LSU Today Flagship Faculty Daphne S. Cain, Associate Professor and MSW Program Director

Loan Repayment Program for Social Workers