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CSWE to Honor Two Members for Their Contributions to the Social Work Profession


WHO: Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and its Board of Directors

WHAT: Will recognize:

  1. 2016 CSWE Significant Lifetime Achievement in Social Work Education Award Recipient
    • Larry Davis, dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh, Donald M. Henderson Chair, and founding director of the Center on Race and Social Problems, is being recognized for his extensive contributions as educator, scholar, and leader.
  2. 2016 Distinguished Recent Contributions in Social Work Education Award Recipien
    • Faye Mishna, dean of the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto and the Margaret and Wallace McCain Family Chair in Child and Family, is being recognized as a leading social work educator and researcher with innovative contributions to social work education.

WHEN: Sunday, November 6 during the Awards Luncheon at the 2016 Annual Program Meeting

WHERE: Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, GA

WHY: Both awards recognize the achievements of CSWE members based on their research and scholarship, pedagogy, curriculum development, and organizational leadership.