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    School of Social Work displays art by Texas children with disabilities

School of Social Work displays art by Texas children with disabilities

First-through 12th-grade Texas students with disabilities have been given the chance to display their artwork at the Baylor School of Social Work. The school partnered with Artsonia.com, a website that archives student art pieces from around the world to create an exhibit showing how students with disabilities view the world.

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School of Social Work hosts events for International Social Work Day

Baylor School of Social Work will be celebrating International Social Work Day with a food tasting and panel discussion today from noon to 3 p.m. today. The events, which are open to the public, will be held on the second floor of The School of Social Work, located at 811 Washington Ave.

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    PBS to air film on Texas Hunger Initative, partners

PBS to air film on Texas Hunger Initative, partners

Texas is the second-hungriest state in the nation, with 4.2 million people at risk of experiencing hunger. At 8 p.m. today, PBS will air “Feeding the Minds: Texas Takes On Hunger and Obesity,” a documentary featuring Baylor School of Social Work’s Texas Hunger Initiative. The documentary will discuss the issue of hunger in Texas by highlighting the efforts of the Texas Hunger Initiative and its partners.

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Social Work’s military families study gets Defense grant

Baylor researchers have received a $350,000 federal grant from the Department of Defense to study how soldiers and their families cope with the stress of military deployment.

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    Two new degrees, BRIC campus internet link approved by regents

Two new degrees, BRIC campus internet link approved by regents

The Board of Regents approved a series of programs last week to facilitate university research efforts, equip students for leadership roles in social service organizations and make it easier to pursue careers in Christian ministry.

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    Baylor sorority party fights sex trafficking

Baylor sorority party fights sex trafficking

Super Bowl Sunday is considered the busiest day of the year for sex trafficking in the United States, according Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. But the night before kickoff, 128 Baylor women gathered to raise awareness and combat the issue head-on.

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    New BU minor explores poverty

New BU minor explores poverty

Baylor students from all academic disciplines can now minor in poverty studies and social justice, a program housed in the School of Social Work.

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    Social Work Master’s program receives $3.6 million endowment

Social Work Master’s program receives $3.6 million endowment

Baylor and the School of Social Work received a $3.6 million endowment for the Global Mission Leadership program Thursday.

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    MBA-MSW joint-degree proposal may offer faster, better preparation

MBA-MSW joint-degree proposal may offer faster, better preparation

The Baylor Graduate Council approved a new joint-degree program last week that will offer students the opportunity to earn both a Master of Social Work and a Master of Business Administration simultaneously.

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    Coming together, bridging the hunger gap

Coming together, bridging the hunger gap

Government, non-profit and corporate leaders came together to celebrate the statewide launch of the Texas No Kid Hungry campaign Wednesday at Capitol Hill in Austin.

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