NEXUS provides news, supervisory topics and resources to our valued instructors in the field.
SPOTLIGHT SERIES: In-Person Contact and Why It Matters for Social Work Students
A key component of acquiring the skills and knowledge needed to become a professional social worker is learning to engage with individuals, families, groups and communities in order to foster positive change.
Alumni Stories: Career Paths Influenced by Urban Education Initiative Practicum Experience
The Brown School’s Urban Education Initiative offers an appealing range of career development opportunities, including field placements at education-focused organizations and institutions.
Spotlight Series: Successful Supervision
What can ensure a mutually productive and successful practicum for the student, field instructor and the agency?
How do Supervisors Incorporate "Policy" in a Non-Policy Practicum?
The more supervisors are able and willing to understand how policy affects their practice, the more students are able to do the same.
Diversity and Social Justice in social work: empowering students to develop cultural competency
Fair Labor Standards Act and Practica | Appreciation Day Workshops | Buder Center Celebrates 24 Years
Mandated Reporting: Is Everyone Clear?
Skills-Based Learning | Appreciation Day Workshops | Social Media Ethics | Public Health Specializations
TIPS FOR THE FIELD: HELPING STUDENTS SUCCEED
Development Stages of Practicum | Appreciation Day Workshops | New Site Visit Model | School Social Work Verification
Ensuring student success: Tips for preventing failure in the field
New Associate Dean for Social Work | Appreciation Day Workshops | CEPH Accreditation Update | Outstanding Practicum Student Awards
Field Education called "Signature Pedagogy" by CSWE
New ELA Highlights | Supervising Millennials | Appreciation Day Workshops
Fall '09/Spring '10
What's Going On with the Brown School and EBP? (Part 2 of 2)
Field Education in the Global Arena | Licensure Updates for State of Missouri| Introducing the Competency-based ELA
Fall '08/Spring '09
What's Going On with the Brown School and EBP? (part 1 of 2)
Public Health Focus Expands Brown School | Mentoring: Task Supervision | New Field Site Coordinator joins the Office of Field Education
Jennifer Lynn Harpring
Director of Field Education
Leslie Duling, MSW, MPH
MSW Field Site Coordinator
Brown Hall, Room 308
Database & Administrative Coordinator