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Longtime GCSW Supporter, Jim McIngvale to Receive Honorary Degree
McIngvale has been recognized with the Daily Point of Light Award for his charitable efforts and Spirit of Social Work Award from UH’s Graduate College of Social Work.

GCSW Alumni and Professor Named Rising Stars by the League of Women Voters
The League of Women Voters of Houston Education Fund presents our Rising Stars Class of 2014-2015, young men and women who have demonstrated leadership and made positive contributions to the Houston Community. 

University of Houston Magazine Introduces New GCSW Dean Alan J. Dettlaff
"I’m looking forward to learning the culture of the college and meeting with the faculty, staff, students and members of the Houston community. My hope is that we will all then move forward together to enhance the national prominence of the college."

GCSW Alum and Presidential Management Fellow, Tory Powell Featured in the University of Houston Magazine
The Presidential Management Fellows program (PMF) is a competitive program for graduate students seeking management positions within federal agencies. Those selected spend two years in a government appointment where they receive training in leadership, management and policy (and full salary and benefits). When the assignment is complete, Presidential Management Fellows are eligible for permanent positions.

Doctoral Student Melissa Torres Addresses Conference at The Hague
Melissa I. M. Torres, a doctoral candidate in the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work (GCSW), is readying a presentation she’ll deliver at The Hague on April 28. The report to the Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom (WILPF) conference will address human trafficking and the war against drugs. She will co-present with a colleague from the WILPF-Mexico.

PhD Student Becca Keo-Meier Featured in OutSmart Magazine
As a doctoral student in the University of Houston’s Graduate College of Social Work, addressing transphobia, trans-negativity, and trans-inclusivity is Keo-Meier’s specialty. 

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