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Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 @ 1:09PM

Grand Challenge is a Focus of Social Work Day on the Hill

March is Social Work Month and the time CRISP holds its Student Advocacy Day and Social Work Day on the Hill events. On Wednesday, March 21st at 9:00 a.m. we will be back at the National Press Club for our annual Policy and Politics Forum that will feature the work…

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Monday, October 6th, 2014 @ 12:21PM

Meet Tanya Rhodes Smith—the New Director of the Nancy A. Humphreys Institute for Political Social Work

Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri and continuous efforts by various states to limit the voting power of progressive constituents demand that social workers be more politically active.  Nancy A. Humphreys has led the effort to educate social workers about the importance of being involved in the political process and getting…

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Monday, June 17th, 2013 @ 7:33AM

Nancy Humphreys Has The Right Idea: Social Workers Must Be Political

Nancy Humphreys is one of those people who when you meet them, you wish you had met them many years before.  When I first got the idea to create an institute to complement the Congressional Social Work Caucus, Betsy Clark suggested that I talk to Dr. Humphreys.  That I did…

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