Tag Archives: social work

Take Back the Night, a rally against sexual violence

Josh LaBella – General Assignment Reporter Life after rape is not easy and it takes support, said UCONN student Suzy Berthiaume. On Tuesday April 18, Southern hosted Take Back the Night, a rally against sexual violence. Berthiaume, the keynote speaker, said it is important for allies to be there for victims of sexual violence. “Listen to hear them,” said Berthiaume,

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Social Work Club collecting old clothes as first project

Anisa Jibrell – News Writer After beginning his obligatory 400-hour internship, senior social work major, Patrick Ferraro went to the social work club with an idea. Ferraro works under a caseworker at Marrakech Inc’s New Haven office, a social services organization that provides a wide array of programs for individuals with disabilities and assists individuals with housing, employment & more in the

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Social work major leads service commission for third year

Jene Thomas – General Assignment Reporter  For the third year in a row, social work majors have been appointed as the head of the Service Commission here at Southern Connecticut State University. “I heard this and thought ‘wow, that is so cool,’” said Dr. Elizabeth Rodriguez-Keyes, associate professor in the social work department. The Service Commission is one of four

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