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News Category: FIFSW Students in the News

Egag Egag looks back on his struggles with mental health and his sense of responsibility to help other students in a new video


Egag Egag who completed his Master of Social Work at FIFSW was featured in a U of […]

MSW students’ scoping review on how families and practitioners are adapting to virtual funerals during the COVID-19 pandemic featured in international media


The growing use of virtual funerals during the COVID-19 pandemic is having a profound impact on grieving […]

Practicum during a pandemic: MSW student Rahma Ismail and her Field Instructor Sara Rahmani-Azad share their experience


  Students may not know exactly what to expect from a first-year practicum, but Rahma Ismail’s experience […]

2021 Graduating students in the News


Here’s a look back at some stories featuring members of the Class of 2021. MSW grad Greig […]

MSW grad Greig Perantinos led mindfulness groups during the pandemic; now he’s using those skills in practice


When the pandemic hit, Master of Social Work student Greig Perantinos, started attending daily online mindfulness gatherings […]

Meet MSW grad Krysta Cooke: “I saw what could happen when you showed kids the power of their own potential”


If Krysta Cooke could put her brother’s name on the Master of Social Work degree she will […]

CBC article highlights how FIFSW social work students are breaking barriers to mental health in marginalized communities

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Associate Professor Lin Fang and MSW student Nikisha Browne were featured in a CBC article on FIFSW’s […]

Engaging youth as researchers: The Youth Wellness Lab flips the script

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Cam Bautista knows the feeling of being a token youth representative – a “box that needs to […]

Framing Migrant Resilience as a Civic Responsibility: A new study by Rupaleem Bhuyan and Vivian Leung examines how governments mobilize the concept of resilience

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The latest edition of the Building Migrant Resilience in Cities (BMRC) research digest highlights new research by […]

Introducing: Talk it Out — a new online clinic supporting marginalized communities hit hard by COVID-19

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Run by Master of Social Work students, FIFSW’s new online clinic addresses the increased need for counselling […]