Category: Alumni

Join BUSSW Alumna, Dr. Kristen Lee, for the BU webinar “Mindfulness in Today’s Changing World,” Friday, Nov. 30, 12-1pm (EST)

Dr. Lee, EdD, LICSW (SSW’00), lead faculty for Behavioral Science at Northeastern University, shares how we can use the science behind mindfulness to avoid the often mindless trappings of our modern world in this webinar from BU Educational Programs, Friday, Nov. 30 from 12-1PM.   From overcoming technology overload to perfectionism to deficit thinking, find out […]

Dean Emeritus Hubie Jones Honored at Building a Better Boston Award

Dean Emeritus Hubie Jones (SSW ’57) was one of three honorees at this year’s Building a Better Boston Award, an event hosted annually by the Center for Collaborative Leadership (CCL) at UMass Boston. The award recognizes Boston leaders who have exhibited lifelong dedication to community involvement and social change. CCL describes Jones as “one of […]

Post-Election Blues (or Reds?): A Social Work Perspective on the Midterms

BUSSW talks politics at the Alumni Association event, “Post-Election Blues (or Reds?): A Social Work Perspective on the Midterms,” featuring a discussion and panel presentations from Dean Jorge Delva, Professor Betty J. Ruth and Professor Geoff Wilkinson. The event is free and open to all BUSSW alumni, students, faculty and staff. Registration is required by […]

Marylou Sudders (’78)

BUSSW alumna Marylou Sudders, a fierce advocate for so many who don’t have a voice, received Boston University’s Distinguished Alumni Award in September 2018. As current Secretary of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services, Sudders leads the largest executive agency in our state government, presiding over MA public health, welfare and care.  […]