Reshaping the social work landscape

Every day, our alumni reshape the social work landscape with dedicated service, decisive leadership and innovative programs that set the standard for social change. Our family of loyal supporters helps to ensure that a new generation of social work leaders and practitioners will sustain this legacy of innovation, advocacy and impact.

Planting seeds of hope

Read how marine combat veteran Christopher Brown (MSW ’16) deployed his social work skills to create Growing Veterans, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting the mental health of veterans through organic farming that serves local food markets.

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A new perspective on grief

Alum Derek Dizon (MSW ‘17) is the organizer and inspiration behind A Resting Place, an informal community grief center in Seattle’s International District—part of a growing movement that advocates for a more expansive notion of grief.