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Dr. David Royse receives William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award

Dr. David Royse recei...

The eighth edition of Research Methods in Social Work has received a William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award from the Textbook
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Dean Jay Miller Named Social Worker of The Year

Dean Jay Miller Named...

College of Social Work (COSW) Dean Jay Miller has been named 2020 Social Worker of The Year. Dean Miller received
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University 1st in Kentucky to Launch Online Doctorate of Social Work degree

University 1st in Ken...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 1, 2020) — It's a daunting, but necessary task – serving the most vulnerable members of our
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Mission Persistent: New Lab Endeavor Explores Behavioral Health and the Military

Mission Persistent: N...

Every day, men and women across the nation choose to serve ⁠— together, they vow to protect our freedom at
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College of Social Work Awarded $2 Million to Support Families Battling Substance Use

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Addiction continues to claim thousands of lives and devastate Kentucky communities. At the center of these communities are families in
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UK College of Social Work Awarded $1.1 Million to Study Suicide Exposure in Military Populations

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 16, 2019) — It's a staggering statistic — nearly half of Americans report they know someone who
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'Behind the Blue' Jay Miller at Helm of UK College of Social Work

‘Behind the Blu...

On this week’s edition of “Behind the Blue,” UK Public Relations and Strategic Communications’ Carl Nathe talks with Miller about
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New Lab Addresses Mental Health, Wellness Among Military Population

New Lab Addresses Men...

Ultimately, the lab will be a vehicle to maximize efficiency, coordination and planning. Every day, men and women across the
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College of Social Work Names New Dean

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“Announcements like these remind us that the brightest days, for the college and the university, are ahead.” Justin “Jay” Miller
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Spring 2019 Dean’s List

Spring 2019 Dean’s Li...

Congratulations to the UK College of Social Work students who made the Spring 2019 Dean's List! Check out the entire
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Podcast Explores Music and Life of Folk Legend Jean Ritchie

Podcast Explores Musi...

Legendary folk singer and songwriter Jean Ritchie graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Social Work in 1946 and was employed
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