Social Work Day March 28 on campus

Victoria Marion, president of the Ohio chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, is the featured speaker at Social Work Day on Friday, March 28 on the campus of Youngstown State University.

The event, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center, is held in recognition of Social Work Month in March.

Marion, whose presentation is titled “The Future of Social Work,” speaks at 9:50 a.m. She is preceded on the program at 8:50 a.m. by Danielle Smith, executive director of the Ohio chapter of NASW, who will talk about “The Legacy of Social Work.” Also on the agenda is Dennis Morawski, chair of YSU’s Department of Social Work, and Bradley Smith, director of Ohio NASW Region IV.

The YSU Department of Social Work sponsors Social Work Day to celebrate the profession of social work and to honor—and thank—the many field educators who give of their time and expertise each year to supervise BSW and MSW student field interns.

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