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Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs ​Bipartisan​ Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders​ »
Governor Whitmer Signs   Bipartisan    Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders  ...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First​ »
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First       LANSING,...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda »
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda   ...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful »
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful National NASW News Release...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions​ »
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions    ...
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers Need to Be Fervent Advocates for Immigrants and Refugees »
Danielle Haskin, MSW   For the past few years, the Trump Administration’s policies on immigration and refu...
Sunday, November 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW-Michigan Jointly Submits Comments Against Detention of Children with MIRC »
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW UPDATE ON FAMILY SEPARATIONS. YOUR INPUT REQUESTED »
NASW is horrified by the continued separation of children and families at the United States borders. NASW CEO Angelo McCla...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MI Civil Rights Commission Takes Action on Anti-LGBT Discrimination »
    MI Civil Rights Commission Takes Action on Anti-LGBT Discrimination In a First-In-The-...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Beyond the Tap »
The national spotlight is on Flint, Michigan as it struggles in the midst of a water crisis that has been mismanaged by go...
Monday, January 11, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
MI Social Worker Spearheads Effort for Post-Conflict Syria »
LANSING, Mich. – The Syrian conflict is a monumental humanitarian crises with decades of social and human development lost...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Panel discusses needs of Syrian refugee population »
Panel discusses needs of Syrian refugee population   Riyah Basha Daily Staff Reporter Wednesday, November...
Friday, November 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHHS improving technology for caseworkers »
DHHS improving technology for caseworkers   Justin A. Hinkley, Lansing State Journal 6:48 a.m. EST Novemb...
Friday, November 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
From the Daily: Wake up and pay attention »
From the Daily: Wake up and pay attention   The Michigan Daily Editorial Board Friday, November 13, 2015...
Thursday, November 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Demonstrators gather to stand in solidarity with Mizzou students of color »
Demonstrators gather to stand in solidarity with Mizzou students of color Alyssa Brandon Daily Staff Reporter T...
Thursday, November 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sexual Assault Part Two: "You have permission to say no" »
Sexual Assault Part Two: "You have permission to say no"   By Rachel Droze THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH 2015...
Thursday, November 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan rally supports University of Missouri students »
Michigan rally supports University of Missouri students   Corey Williams, Associated Press 11:36 p.m. EST...
Thursday, November 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
University student veterans talk transitions from combat to class »
University student veterans talk transitions from combat to class Jackie Charniga Daily Staff Reporter Thursday...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Taking on racism. Social work program hosts forum on race »
Ferris’ department of social work tackled the topic of racism head on last week.   The event was a statewid...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan getting it right on public assistance for former offenders »
When we at the Michigan League for Public Policy blog on public assistance, it is often about our state cutting support se...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW signs on to Child Welfare Professional Letter (1/22/15) »
Read letter here:      https://www.socialworkers.org/advocacy/letters/2015/Child_Welfare_Professi...
Thursday, December 11, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Social Work Response to Grand Jury Decisions »
Social Work Call To Action: Grand Jury Decision  Not to Indict in Deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown  ...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rural poverty continues to be tough problem for Michigan to solve »
Robert Traviss’s house, if you can call it that, is an old camper trailer he shares with two Chihuahuas named Spaz and Boo...
Monday, May 12, 2014
Exciting workshops lined up for June! »
Register today at www.nasw-michigan.org for one of three great continuing education events taking place this June....
Tuesday, April 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ypsilanti students join march from Detroit to Lansing to advocate for school-suspension reform »
Michigan youth and allies ventured on a march from Detroit to Lansing Monday morning in order to bring attention to unjust...
Monday, April 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
80 Miles by Foot to End Zero Tolerance »
LANSING, Mich. - 80 miles is a long way to travel by foot, but that's not stopping hundreds of high school kids in Michiga...
Thursday, October 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
"Breakfast of Nations" Highlights Benefits Of Immigration »
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A coalition of ethnic, civic and business groups says that if Michigan's leaders really want to...

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