Activities and Events

Unveiling Centennial Celebration Logo - October 2019 (NASWGA)  NASW.png

 

 

 

Unveiling of Centennial Celebration Logo - October 2019 (CSWE APM) 6628-A_cswe_2019apm_webbanner_1400x220.jpg


          

Activities modified from March 2020-October 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic 

 February-March 2020 

Monday Night Lecture Series: Whitney M. Young Marshall Plan (Canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)

National Social Work Month - March 2020 (Canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic)

 



 

October 2020

Centennial Celebration Virtual Kick-off Relaunch


February 2021

“Find A Way or Make One”  Book Panel Discussion 

Book: "Find A Way or Make One"

 


National Social Work Month - March 2021

CAU celebrates National Social Work Month with the launch of a unique social media series featuring noteworthy alumni, luminaries and organizations who have had a powerful, positive impact on the social work profession. 

38th Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Equal Justice for Children Tribute

Phylon Special Issue

NASW Advocacy Magazine (pg.14)

NASWGA Social Work Day on the Hill Presentation (Dr. Gerry White)

Why Black Lives Matter Panel Discussion- Thursday, June 10, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiovWxtm7HE

The Whitney M. Young Jr. Ice Cream Social- Friday, July 30, 2021

The School of Social Work and its Center for Children and Families closes out National Ice Cream Month with Atlanta’s largest ice cream party celebrating the birthday of civil rights pioneer Whitney M. Young Jr. The event features important educational/human services information, fun and games for the whole family.

 


 

CAU Centennial Celebration Opening Reception- Friday, October 1, 2021

An all-day, campus event whereby students, faculty and noted experts convene to share their creative discoveries and present in-depth research and scholarly work in the field.

 


 

CAU Social Work Research Symposium- Friday, October 1, 2021

An all-day, campus event whereby students, faculty and noted experts convene to share their creative discoveries and present in-depth research and scholarly work in the field. Also release of the Social Work edition of Phylon.

 


 

Day of Service- Tentatively Saturday, October 2, 2021

Details TBD

 


 

Centennial Celebration and Annual GoodWorks Gala- Tentatively Saturday, October 2, 2021

The grand finale of the Centennial Celebration with a look back at the illustrious history of the Whitney M. Young Jr. School of Social Work and featuring the recipient of the School’s highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award, plus the young upstarts who made the year’s GoodWorks 100 and Talented Ten lists.

 


 

October 3- Whitney M. Young Jr. Centennial Celebration Worship Service- Tentatively Sunday October 3, 2021

Details TBD