November 3, 2014 "Strengthening Child Protection Systems in the Global South" - an International Social Work lecture by John Williamson, MSW, Senior Technical Advisor, USAID Displaced Children and Orphans Fund, with a response from Nancy Dickinson, UMB School of Social Work clinical professor.
5:00 - 6:30 pm
School of Social Work, Auditorium
The lecture is free to attend but if you want CEUs the cost is $15 for 1.5 CEUs.
To register, please visit http://sswcpe.umaryland.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=INTLSW.
Global Forum Series: Global to Local: Impact of Global Experiences on Students' Local Engagement
A UMB student panel representing three of the schools on campus -Law, Medicine and Social Work - spoke about how their global experiences has influenced their local activities and involvement. The session was moderated by Dr. Greg Carey, School of Medicine.
Global Forum Series: Overview of Global Opportunities and Experiences
Are you interested in participating in global research or doing an internship/externship abroad? Do you have questions about how to go about it? Representatives from the Student Center for Global Education and professional Schools presented on international opportunities potentially available to students at the University.
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Global Forum Series II: Global Health Learning Opportunities
Jenny Samaan, Director, Global Health Learning Opportunities (GHLO), Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) discussed issues around facilitating global mobility for students pursuing clinical, research, or public health electives outside their home country.
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Global Forum Series I: Presentation on Interprofessional Experience in Malawi