#MoreThanALabel: Immigrant Stories - First Voices

The following are some of the "first voices" and initial submissions we have received in response to our #MoreThanALabel: Immigrant Stories campaign. 

Sell Your Skills With a Compelling Social Work Resume

Whether you’re looking for your first social work job or you’re hoping to make a career shift, your resume will highlight your skills, experiences, and assets. Crafting a social work resume that makes prospective employers interested in meeting you is the first step in finding the right job.

The Neuroscience of Poverty: How to Develop and Repair a Young Mind

As child advocate, social worker, and author Frank Kros explains, many of the answers lie in the neuroscience of poverty. He wants professionals who work with children to understand poverty’s effects on young people’s brains, feel its impact on their lives, and act to repair its damage.

Announcing #MoreThanALabel: Immigrant Stories!

What is it?
#MoreThanALabel is a blog carnival and social campaign aimed at raising the voices of those within the immigrant community. We are asking bloggers and social advocates alike to …

Social Work Scholarships

There are many scholarships and grants available to social work graduate students that can lighten the financial load. Following is a list of some of those scholarship and grant opportunities.

Everyday Stings: The Power and Pain of Microaggressions

One day I was driving home from work listening to the radio. There was a story on recent employment trends. One of the guests on the radio show began to …