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News Category: Alumni in the News

7 ways to stay in touch after graduation


Graduation doesn’t mean goodbye! Here are 7 ways to keep in touch with FIFSW as a new […]

A letter to graduates from the President of the FIFSW Alumni Association


(Above: some of the members of the FIFSW Alumni Association, including (L-R): President Andria Allen, First Vice […]

19 pieces of advice from alumni for the Class of 2020


With your degree in social work now in hand, you are ready to head out into the […]

Intergenerational support provided by Toronto’s HomeShare program reduces social isolation among older adults and students during the COVID-19 pandemic

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When first-year University of Toronto student Lee Chang opted to stay with her roommate in the city […]

Practice makes perfect: Ellen Katz receives the inaugural Larry Enkin Innovation in Teaching with Simulation Award

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  On February 6, the inaugural Larry Enkin Innovation in Teaching with Simulation Award was presented to […]

Black History Month 2020: Alumni spotlight

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FIFSW alumni are making a huge difference to the communities that they serve. Here are just a […]

Black History Month 2020: Community partners making an impact

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FIFSW’s community partners not only provide valuable practicums for our students, they also make a huge difference […]

Kennes Lin (MSW 2019) speaks to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Health about racism and the Coronavirus


  Kennes Lin (MSW 2019), a recent Master of Social Work graduate from the Social Justice & […]

Alumna Raluca Bejan traces the space of the refugee crisis in a new exhibition at the UNB Art Centre


TRACE: Tracing the Space of the Refugee Crisis — an exhibition by FIFSW MSW and PhD alumna […]

Kate Scowen (MSW, 2015) social enterprise, Hard Feelings, featured in UofT Magazine



The wait-lists for publicly funded therapy are long. FIFSW alumna, Kate Scowen, devised a way for people to receive low-cost counselling sooner.