Brown School Events

Brown School Events

All of our general events are FREE and open to the public.

General Events
Professional Development
Academic Calendar

Basics of SQL: A First Course in Using Relational Databases to Analyze Publicly Available Data

June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
8:30 - 11:30 a.m., each day
Balaji Golla, MS
15 CEUs/CPH units

Collaboration Skills for Inside and Outside Your Organization

June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
 8:30 - 10:00 a.m., each day
Caren Bacon, MPH
15 CEUs/CPH units (7.5 live, 7.5 self-paced)

Introduction to Donor Solicitation: Tools & Practice

June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
8:30 - 11:30 a.m., each day
Allie Chang Ray, MA
15 CEUs/CPH units

Managing People and Leading Teams

June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
8:30 - 11:30 a.m., each day
Janelle Gibson, MSW
15 CEUs/CPH units

Group Facilitation & Meeting Management: Flexible Facilitation Skills for Changing Times

June 12, 2023 1:00 - June 16, 2023
1:00 - 4:00 p.m., each day
Steven Harowitz, MEd
15 CEUs/CPH units

Introduction to Creation and Use of GIS Maps: Applications for Social Services

June 12, 2023 -June 16, 2023
1:00 - 3:00 p.m., each day
Maria Gandarilla Ocampo, MSW & Eugen Resendiz Bontrud, MPP
15 CEUs/CPH units - (10 live, 5 self-paced)

Program Sustainability: Assessment Tools & Planning Strategies

June 19, 2023 - June, 23, 2023
 8:30 - 10:00 a.m., each day
Caren Bacon, MPH & Kim Prewitt, BA
15 CEUs/CPH units - (7.5 live, 7.5 self-paced)

Grantwriting – Foundation Grants

June 19, 2023 - June 23, 2023
 9:00 - 11:30 a.m., each day
Lorien Carter, MSW
15 CEUs/CPH units - (12.5 live, 2.5 self-paced)

Effective Project Management Techniques for Social Service Settings

June 19, 2023 - June 23, 2023
1:00 - 4:00 p.m., each day
Sarah Buek, MSW, LCSW
15 CEUs/CPH units

Introduction to Cost-Benefit and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for Evaluating Policies & Programs

June 19, 2023 - June 23, 2023
1:00 - 2:30 p.m., each day
Derek Brown, PhD
15 CEUs/CPH units - (7.5 live, 7.5 self-paced)

Introduction to Tableau for Data Visualization

June 19, 2023 - June 23, 2023
1:00 - 4:00 p.m., each day
Ted Floros, MPH
15 CEUs/CPH units - (12 live, 3 self-paced)

Medical Cannabis and Ethical Dilemmas: Navigating Complex Conversations with Clients

Friday, July 7, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Stacie Zellin, MPH
3 CEUs

Youth Suicide Prevention: Counseling, Intervention Strategies and Safety Planning with Adolescents

Friday, July 7, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central, Virtual
Amy Maus, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

Leveraging the Power of Excel for Your Program’s Data and Reporting Needs

Friday, July 14, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In-Person
Ann Schmidt, MPH & Yelyzaveta (Liza) DiStefano, MA
3 CEUs/CPH units

Supporting Individuals Living with Mild to Moderate Dementia

Friday, July 14, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Cheryl M. Kinney, MSW, LCSW & Brittany Lueken, MSW, LMSW
3 CEUs

Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work with Youth: Navigating Youth Culture and Development

Friday, July 21, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Kaleigh Cornelison, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

How to Avoid the 5 Most Common Leadership Mistakes

Friday, July 21, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central, Virtual
Jill Stratton, PhD
3 CEUs/CPH units

LCSW Supervisors Training: Tools for Mentoring the Next Generation of Social Work Clinicians

Thursday, July 27, 2023 - Friday, July 28, 2023
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Both Days, In Person
Matt Collins, MSW, LCSW & Jessica Dyer, MSW, LCSW, CDBTC
16 CEUs

Engaging Educators in Culturally Competent Play Therapy to Address the Preschool-to-Prison Pipeline

Friday, July 28, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
April Duncan, DSW, LCSW, RPT-S
3 CEUs

Let’s Talk About Sex: Exploring Culturally Competent Strategies to Discuss Client Sexuality, Health, and Trauma

Friday, July 28, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Nigel Cook, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

Navigating Ethical Considerations in Reporting Suspected Child Abuse

Friday, August 4, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Megan Marietta, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

Preparing for a Difficult Conversation

Friday, August 4, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central, Virtual
Jessica Kuchta-Miller, JD, MA
3 CEUs

Assessment and Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Adults

Friday, August 11, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Julie Mastnak, PhD, ABPP
3 CEUs

Navigating Suicide Risk in School-Aged Children: Strategies for Community-Based Settings

Friday, August 11, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, In Person
Megan Marietta, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

The Evolution of Ethics: Practicing Ethical Social Work in the Technological Era

Friday, September 1, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Katie VonDeLinde, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

Ethical Social Work with Clients who have Cognitive Challenges

Friday, September 8, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Maria Miskovic, MSW, LCSW, C-ASWCM
3 CEUs

Recognizing and Mitigating Implicit and Explicit Bias In Hiring and Promotion

Friday, September 8, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Vetta Sanders-Thompson, PhD
3 CEUs

Missouri Social Work Licensure: An Update for Professionals in Practice

Friday, September 15, 2023
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Central, Virtual
Vanessa Beauchamp
1 CEU available*

Best Practices in Suicide Risk Assessment and Telemental Health Practice

Friday, September 15, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Brianne Serdar, MSW, LCSW, DBT-LBC
3 CEUs

Culturally Competent Interventions for Addressing Intimate Partner Violence

Friday, September 15, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central, Virtual
Christina Meneses, MSW & Katie VonDeLinde, MSW, LCSW
3 CEUs

Manager as Mediator

Friday, September 22, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Jessica Kuchta-Miller, JD, MA
3 CEUs/CPH units

Substance Use and Suicide: What is the Connection?

Friday, September 22, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, In Person
Jenny Armbruster, MEd, LPC
3 CEUs

Women and Perfectionism: The Wholehearted Journey to “I am Imperfect & I am Enough”

Friday, September 29, 2023
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Central, Virtual
Kristi Nigh, MSW, LCSW, CPCC, PCC, CDWF
3 CEUs

Employee Performance: Problem Solving for Problem Situations

Friday, September 29, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Central, Virtual
Krista Junge, MSEd
3 CEUs/CPH units

2022-2023 Brown School Academic Calendar

July 1, 2022Intent to Graduate (ITG) deadline for Summer 2022.
File ITG in WebSTAC
July 4, 2022Independence Day observed (Wash U closed)
August 15, 2022PhD teaching deadline for submissions
August 18, 2022Last day of term
August 18, 2022SU2022 degree date
August 29, 2022SU2022 grades due
August 29, 2022Fall 2022 Semester begins
September 5, 2022Labor Day (Wash U closed)
September 8, 2022Last day for students to Add/Drop full semester courses for Fall 2022
September 9, 2022Waitlists purged for full semester Fall 2022 courses
September 23, 2022Last day to withdrawal from Fall 2022 courses (with ‘W’ on transcript)
October 1, 2022Intent to Graduate (ITG) deadline for Fall 2022.
File ITG in WebSTAC
October 8 – October 11, 2022Fall Break, no classes
November 10, 2022PhD registration opens
November 10, 20222nd/3rd year MPH students & duals coded to MPH
November 11, 20222nd/3rd year MSW & MSP students & duals coded to MSW
November 15, 20221st year MPH students
November 16, 20221st MSW & MSP students
November 23 – November 27, 2022Thanksgiving Break, no classes
December 19, 2022Last day of Brown School courses
December 21, 2022Last day of WashU FL2022 Semester
December 21, 2022December 2022 degree date
December 22, 2022Intent to Graduate (ITG) deadline for Spring 2023.
File ITG in WebSTAC
December 23 – December 26, 2022Christmas Holiday (Wash U Closed)
December 27, 2022Fall 2022 grades due
December 30, 2022 – January 2, 2023New Year’s Eve Holiday (Wash U Closed)
January 2, 2023New Year’s Day Holiday (Wash U Closed)
January 4, 2023PhD dissertation deadline for FL2022
January 16, 2023M.L. King Day (Wash U Closed)
January 17, 2023Spring 2023 Semester begins
January 26, 2023Last day for students to Add/Drop full semester courses for Spring 2023 in WebSTAC
January 27, 2023Waitlists purged for full semester Spring 2023 courses
February 10, 2023Last day to withdrawal from Spring 2023 course (with ‘W’ on transcript)
March 13 – March 19, 2023Spring Break, no classes.
March 29, 2023SU2023 registration opens in WebSTAC
April 13, 2023PhD registration opens
April 13, 20232nd/3rd year MPH & duals coded to MPH
April 14, 20232nd/3rd year MSW, MSP & duals coded to MSW
April 18, 20231st year MPH students
April 19, 20231st year MSW & MSP students
April 24, 2023PhD dissertation deadline for SP2023
May 8, 2023Last day of Brown School full semester weekly courses
May 10, 2023Last day of WashU SP2023 Semester
Note: nontraditional format courses need to be completed by this date.
May 10, 2023SP2023 Degree Date
May 15, 2023ALL Spring 2023 Grades Due,
University Commencement
May 29, 2023Memorial Day (Wash U Closed)