Student Award - Canadian Consortium on Child & Youth Trauma

Please join us in congratulating one of our BSW Students, Ky Scott, on receiving the Canadian Consortium on Child and Youth Trauma 2022 Student Award! This award is in recognition of Ky’s leadership in presenting on forthcoming research entitled Integrating the Colonial Trauma Framework into trauma informed care and practice at the 2022 Symposium on Child and Youth Trauma.

Walk to End Gender-Based Violence

Reem Girgrah, a MSW student and Sexualized Violence Education and Prevention Officer at UVic’s Equity and Human Rights office, coordinated the event - Walk to end gender-based violence - held on December 6th to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women. Jacquie Green, SOCW Director, was invited as a guest speaker for the event.

National Indigenous Peoples Day 2021 - Message from Director

Today I celebrate Indigenous Women in Leadership who are instrumental in Social Work Profession – To Dr. Billie Allan, President for CASWE-ACFTS!! Second, I want to congratulate Dr. Robina Thomas in her role as Associate Vice-President (AVPI) for Uvic. On behalf of our school, we hold you two incredible scholars up and congratulate you in these significant positions. Happy National Indigenous Peoples Day!