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NASW 2016 National Conference

Leading Change-Transforming Lives

June 22-25, 2016

Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel Washington, D.C.


Call for Nominations for NASW National Elected Positions


NASW is pleased to issue the Call for Nominations for the national board of directors and the National Committee on Nominations & Leadership Identification (NCNLI). Nominations must be submitted by close of business on Oct. 30, 2015.†All applicants must be in good standing with no alleged violations, and NASW membership must be current.

To submit an application, please visit the governance page and click on Biographical Fact Sheet. The committee will meet Dec. 4 to develop the slate of candidates for the 2016 election.

For questions, please write to e-mail. To contact your NCNLI regional representative directly, go to the above web address.


NASW and the NASW Foundation 2015 Recognition Awards


Call for Nominations

Submission process open Sept. 22-Nov. 10 at 11:59 p.m. EST

NASW and the NASW Foundation will accept nominations for the 2015 National Recognition Awards through Nov. 10. These awards honor social workers and other individuals and/or groups who have, through their work and/or advocacy, advanced the principles and vision of the profession.

For more information or to submit a nomination for the NASW National Awards: Awards.

Inquiries may be sent to e-mail or call 202-336-8270.

For additional information or to submit a nomination for the NASW Foundation Awards, visit: Recognition Awards.

Please direct related inquiries to e-mail or 202-336-8298.

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Vol. 60, No. 9

Public article

From the CEO
NASW transcends status quo for members
By Angelo McClain, Ph.D., LICSW

Public article

The NASW News at 60
Associationís newspaper records history

Public article

Social Work in the Public Eye

Members-only article

NASW celebrates 60th anniversary
By Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

Setting the Standard
Code of Ethics, committees also mark milestones
By Rena Malai and Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

The Power of Unity
Social workers share benefits of membership
By Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

We Were There
NASW recognizes anniversaries of federal laws, programs it has long advocated
By Rena Malai and Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

NAACP 840-mile march focuses on voter rights
By Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

NASW CEO calls for social worker safety standards
By Paul R. Pace, News Staff

Members-only article

NASW Foundation announces 12 new Pioneers

Members-only article

Voice Awards focus on suicide prevention
By Rena Malai, News Staff

Members-only article

Social Work Spotlight

Members-only article

Social Work in Action

Members-only article

CT governor signs bill eliminating life without parole for youths

Members-only article

Member Extra




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