MSW@USC Blog


Help Social Workers Change Futures: Celebrating Social Work Month 2011

This past March was Social Work Month, a commemorative time for social workers everywhere. Sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the annual celebration raises public awareness of …

Why Military Social Work?

“War is Hell” is a common phrase, tracing at least as far back as William Tecumseh Sherman, a Union Army General during the American Civil War. Although General Sherman was …

Inside the MSW@USC Blog: Building a Stronger Community

“If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one …

Deep in the Heart of Field Education

As part of the process to evaluate field placement sites for the MSW@USC and the Virtual Academic Center, coordinators travel all over the country to find the best placements.  One …

Annalisa Enrile

Annalisa Enrile is one of the few Filipina PhDs in social work, having chosen the field as a way to bring to light important social issues in the Filipino-American community, …

Devon Brooks

Devon Brooks joined the faculty in 1999 and teaches human behavior and research methodology in the M.S.W. program and research methodology in the Ph.D. program.
His research and practice interests generally …