6322-Malone University to Host Spring Social Work Conference
6322-April 17, 2012
Malone University's campus will be the site of the OCASWE Ohio College Association of Social Work Educators conference on Friday, April 20. Approximately 90 social work majors from across the state of Ohio will be in attendance. Participants will make presentations regarding the following topics:
Meeting the Population Where They Are At: Listening to the Voices of the Hispanic Community in a Small Town in Rural Ohio
No Child Left Behind: State Accountability for Adequate Yearly Progress: presented by Malone University student, Geraldine Allen, a senior social work major from Canton.
Evolution of an Image: The Stereotype of Social Workers in Film
The Rippling Effects of a Pornified Society
Global Drug Wars
Changing the World as a Generation
Mental Illness in China
Improving Programs at Our Internship Agencies: Practical Results from Research
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone is recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, named an NAIA Champions of Character Five Star Award winner, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2012.
Suzanne Thomas, APR
Director of University Relations
2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W., Canton, OH, 44709