The National Career Development in Social Work Education Group invites you to participate in the 2017 National Conference on Career Development in Social Work Education. Please join career development specialists from Master of Social Work programs or Schools of Social Work around the country to learn about employment trends affecting students, discuss emerging best practices, and enjoy opportunities for professional networking.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

8:30 Check in/Breakfast - Room 2017, 20th Floor – Cathedral of Learning

9:00 Welcome and Introductions – Warm-up

9:30 – 10:30 World Café – Best Practices – What’s New in Your World?

10:45 – 11:45 Breakout – Centralized vs. Decentralized Programs (the Good, the Bad & the Ideal)

12 – 1:30 Lunch – Babcock Room

1:45 – 2:45 – Debrief from Breakout Groups -Let’s talk about it!

3:00 – 4:15 Workshop - Alumni Relations and Career Development – Bridging the Gap

Thursday, June 22, 2017

9:00 Breakfast - Room 2017, 20th Floor – Cathedral of Learning

9:30 – 10:30 Workshop - Salary Negotiation – A Tool Kit for Students

10:30 – 11:45 Workshop - Coaching – What it is & what it’s not!

12:00– 1:30 Lunch

1:30 – 3:00 Annual Business Meeting

3:15 – 4:15 Workshop –Social Work Careers in the Veteran Administration

5:00 – 6:30 Reception – University Club

Friday, June 23, 2017

9:00 am – Breakfast

9:30 – 10:15 Workshop –Policy & Career Development

10:15 – 11:45 – Wrap –up

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